Gerry McCann, who was in Liverpool to complete a race in Sefton Park, told Granada Reports: "We feel the authorities, particularly the British authorities, the Metropolitan Police, really want to get to the bottom of it, and because of the leads which are worth investigating, I think is positive."
Madeline McCann vanished during a family holiday in Portugal in May 2007. Her parents have spent the week marking the fifth anniversary of her disappearance.
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The McCanns said they will do "whatever it takes for as long as it takes" to find their daughter, ten years after her disappearance.
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Ukip leader Paul Nuttall has announced that he will be standing for the seat of Boston and Skegness in the forthcoming General Election.