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Cameron calls on EU to double Ebola funding

David Cameron has called for EU leaders to double their funding in the fight against Ebola to £800 million.

It comes after one of the doctors who discovered the virus, Professor Peter Piot, said the rest of Europe was not doing enough to tackle the epidemic.

Downing Street said the current total contribution from the EU was just £400 million.

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Briton infected with Ebola is on the way to the UK

The first Briton to catch the deadly Ebola virus in the recent outbreak, is on his way home to the UK. The Royal Air Force is flying the healthcare worker back from Sierra Leone in a specially equipped plane.

ITV News Reporter Marc Mallett reports.

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