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Petition calls for meningitis B vaccine to be given to all children under 11

2-year-old Faye Burdett from Maidstone died form Meningitis B Credit: ITV Meridian

Today marks the closing date for a petition calling for the meningitis B vaccine to be given to all children under the age of 11.

The record-breaking petition has reached more than eight hundred thousand signatures and MP's will discuss the issue in parliament tomorrow.

It follows the death of two-year-old Faye Burdett from Maidstone.

Lee Booth, the man who started the petition says he's been overwhelmed by the response.