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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New Ashya King hearing to take place on Monday

Another high court hearing is to take place in the UK on Monday in the hope that Ashya King's parents will be able to appear either in person or by video link, a judge has ruled.

ITV News producer Vincent McAviney reports from court in London:

Before the hearing, Brett King and wife Naghmeh will be expected to file a treatment plan for their son.

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