Ashya King to start proton therapy treatment plan in Prague

Five-year-old Ashya King is set to start a proton therapy treatment plan in the Czech Republic to help him beat brain cancer.

In a statement, the centre said the five-year-old had been fitted with a special treatment mask as well as undergoing a series of tests.

Brett and Naghmeh King removed Ashya from Southampton General Hospital on August 28 against doctors' advice, following a disagreement over his treatment.

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'Major investigation' to find boy with brain tumour

Police in Hampshire today said they had launched a "major investigation" to urgently find a five-year-old boy with a brain tumour who was taken without consent from Southampton General Hospital by his parents.

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