Andrew Whitton - Evan's father - says he is thrilled his son has be chosen to be a flame ambassador at the Paralympics. Evan Whitton who is eight years old has cerebral palsy.
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The remaining two anti-fracking protestors who climbed a rig at a live well site in Kirby Misperton, North Yorkshire, have been removed.
The incident happened on the A1133 at Laughterton on Friday evening.