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Cameron calls on EU to double Ebola funding

David Cameron has called for EU leaders to double their funding in the fight against Ebola to £800 million.

It comes after one of the doctors who discovered the virus, Professor Peter Piot, said the rest of Europe was not doing enough to tackle the epidemic.

Downing Street said the current total contribution from the EU was just £400 million.

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Cured British Ebola patient 'lucky to be alive'

The British man who contracted Ebola in Sierra Leonne has made a full recovery, and was discharged from hospital earlier today.

Read: William Pooley thanks staff for world class care in London

William Pooley was treated with an experimental new drug. He says he has no regrets about travelling to west Africa and was humbled by the heroism he witnessed there.

Health Editor Catherine Jones reports:

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