'I can paint with my bionic arms'
Media playback is unsupported on your device

'I can paint with my bionic arms'

Tilly Lockey, 13, has bionic arms that are so sophisticated she can now paint and apply make-up.

She lost both of her hands after contracting meningitis as a baby and is now at the forefront of testing the technology.

Her latest set, complete with pressure sensors and fine motor control, are not yet available on the NHS - but it is hoped they will be soon.

Watch the Victoria Derbyshire programme on BBC Two and BBC News Channel, 10:00 to 11:00 GMT - and see more of our stories here.

  • 15 Feb 2019
Go to next video: Amputee 'thrilled' after hand transplant