Desperate donor plea

A mother is making a desperate appeal for people to become bone marrow donors as she tries to find a match that could save the life of her four-year-old son.

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Searching for a donor

Karlee and Bailey in hospital Credit: ITV News

Karlee Morris says she is desperate to find a bone marrow donor that would save her son's life. Bailey, four, has been diagnosed with leukaemia for a second time and if a donor can't be found he could die.

Only 4% of people in the North East are on the donor register and only half of the people who need help can be helped.

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