NHS to fund Ashya King's treatment in Czech Republic

The NHS is to pay for five-year-old brain tumour patient Ashya King's proton beam therapy treatment in the Czech Republic.

His parents Brett and Naghemeh King sparked an international police hunt after they took their son out of Southampton General Hospital and travelled to Prague for the treatment which was not available for him on the NHS.

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Petition to reunite Ashya with parents reaches 76,000

A petition to reunite a five-year-old brain cancer patient with his parents has reached 76,000 signatures, Good Morning Britain has learned.

Family campaigner Sanjay Ganatra and the King's friend Ethan will hand a petition into Downing Street asking the PM to reunite Ashya with his parents.

Ethan said: "They're finding themselves very stressed. I know Naveed [King] has only slept for three hours in the last 72. I spoke to him on Skype personally last night and he said he was just very, very stressed about it all."

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