A court's has today heard how a father who set up a fund to raise money for his son's cancer treatment, used the cash to pay for his personal lifestyle.
Kevin Wright, from Tamworth, established the fund after his son Bobby was diagnosed with a brain tumour.
Prosecutors claim Mr Wright spent part of an estimated £2m in donations on a holiday and personal investments. He denies 19 charges of fraud and theft.
A mother from Nottingham has been giving evidence in the trial of Kevin Wright, who is accused of stealing and defrauding charities.
A Tamworth father accused of stealing thousands of pounds from a fund he set up to raise cash for son's cancer treatment has gone on trial.