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.

View all 157 updates ›

Miliband: Ashya needs parents and best medical care

Labour leader Ed Miliband has called for Ashya King to be reunited with his parents and said the five-year-old cancer patient should receive "the best medical care".

More on this story