Ebola death toll rises to above 2,600

More than 2,600 people have now died from Ebola, the World Health Organisation said.

The organisation reported more than 5,000 cases across west Africa, describing the crisis as "unparalleled in modern times".

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Family of British Ebola victim praises hospital

The family of the first Briton to contract Ebola in West Africa has praised doctors for the care he is receiving after being returned to the UK from Sierra Leone.

Nurse William Pooley, 29, was a volunteer when he became infected. He is now being treated at the Royal Free Hospital in north London.

ITV News correspondent Lewis Vaughan Jones reports.

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