Ryan's Dad said: "He's responding really well. He's squeezing my hand and grinned when I told him I'd take him to McDonalds and his first Forest game. Everything looks good."
More top news
As we mark the first official day of campaigning, it's expected to be one of the most closely-contested general elections in years.
The Midlands is the worst region for feeding their healthy food according to a survey out today.
A mainly dry and bright but chilly start.