The family of a young boy from Kettering has been warned a bone marrow transplant could be his last chance of survival.
Keano Klein, who is eight, and orginally from Zimbabwe, has a rare form of cancer, which leaves him extremely susceptible to bacterial infections.
But due to a shortgage of mixed race donors, a registration drive's being held in Milton Keynes to find him the right match.
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