Meningitis B vaccines will be offered to babies as young as two months from the beginning of September. For one family though, this vaccine comes too late. We spoke to Ellie-Mae and her Mum Kelly Mellor about the life changing effects of the disease.
Ellie-Mae was about to turn one when she contracted the deadly disease. She lost both her legs and an arm but survived thanks to the hard work of doctors. Mum Kelly urged every parent to get their child vaccinated.
Families and businesses in Blackpool have spoken to GMB about the toll living with contaminated has taken on them. Local residents Julie Welling and her daughters Holly and Amy said the tiny parasitic bug living in the water had made their lives a misery.
Blackpool hotel manager Howard Crump said it had been "very awkward" running a hotel over the busy summer period, as well as hosting 19 weddings while unable to use water straight from the taps.
The devastated father of murdered US journalist Alison Parker has urged President Obama to push through gun reform. Andy Parker vowed to do "whatever it takes" to tighten gun laws
The sixth day of agony looms for relatives of the Shoreham air show disaster - a report is expected in a few days
Some 200,000 properties are still being told to boil their tap water three weeks after the parasite cryptosporidium was discovered in the local water supply
Babies as young as two months will be offered the Meningitis B jab from next Tuesday for free on the NHS. Over the past 20 years, between 500 and 1,700 people - mainly babies and young children - have suffered from Meningitis B every year
Trying to get the kids off to sleep and keep them entertained? Research revealed an ideal tale lasts eight and a half minutes and includes a dragon, a princess, a wizard and a fairy.
What do you think is the recipe for the perfect bedtime story? GMB wants to know which stories you like to tell your little ones before they go to bed.
As families of the victims of Shoreham continue to wait for news of their loved ones, the first UK air show since the disaster prepares to get underway at Clacton in Essex today.
Organisers insist the event will go ahead as normal - with all of the stunts taking place in the sky over the sea so they're not affected by the new civil aviation restrictions.
However they say public safety is the priority at the show, which is due to attract 200,000 people over the next two days.
Another air show at Durham Tees Valley on Saturday has been cancelled.
US president Barack Obama has said gun crime is a bigger threat to his nation than terrorism as he spoke about the shock killing of reporter Alison Parker and her cameraman Adam Ward.
The journalists were shot dead during a live broadcast on local breakfast TV in Virginia.
The gunman, Vester Lee Flanagan, a former employee of the TV station, and known as Bryce Williams professionally, posted a video of his crime on Facebook, before shooting himself dead.
It's tricky. Everybody wants kids to feel safe.
Research commissioned by the NSPCC and 02 has found 91 per cent of eight year olds use the internet at least once a week - yet many parents think that children should be at least 10 before they tackle the issue of online safety.
The new research reveals thousands of children are potentially missing out on vital online advice and support at a crucial time in their development, with parents focusing more on talking to them about stranger danger and bullying.
Musician Sophie Ellis-Bextor, who is expecting her fourth child, worries about her six-year-old wanting to follow in the footsteps of her 11-year-old and use the internet to upload videos and more. She joins us to talk about certain parental concerns when it comes to using the internet and how we can talk to our children about the dangers.
Today marks the launch of a brand new partnership between O2 and the NSPCC, designed to give parents the tools, support and information they need to help their children explore the internet safely. Parents can find out more at the 02 website.