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Englishman wakes up speaking Welsh after stroke


Englishman wakes up speaking Welsh after stroke 

Doctors have diagnosed patient with aphasia

An Englishman has woken up after a stroke and started speaking Welsh.

Alun Morgan, 81, was evacuated to Wales during the Second World War and during his time there he never picked up the native tongue.

His wife Yvonne was the only person who could understand him and had to translate for doctors.

Mr Morgan, from Bathwick, Bath, Somerset, told the Bath Chronicle: “I don’t remember anything from the time of my stroke.