Alfie Evans case

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    Video caption: ‘I will not consent to my daughter's death’

    Shelina Begum’s believes her five-year-old daughter is recovering and is fighting to keep her alive.

  2. A Tale of Belief and the Courts

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    Video caption: Joshua Rozenberg investigates the Christian Legal Centre.

    Legal Commentator Joshua Rozenberg investigates the Christian Legal Centre following criticisms of their involvement in the Alfie Evans case.

  3. Gifts stolen from Alfie Evans memorial

    Gifts left in tribute to toddler Alfie Evans have been stolen from a memorial tree in Liverpool, supporters of the youngster have said.

    Alfie Evans memorial
    Image caption: Pictures posted on Facebook by supporters show the memorial before (right) and after (left) tributes were taken from the site

    The Alfie's Army Facebook group posted images of the memorial and condemned the "extremely disrespectful act", which had left the parents "heartbroken".

    Supporters have urged well-wishers to continue leaving gifts at the memorial in Springfield Park, next to Alder Hey Hospital.

    Alfie died at the hospital on 28 April.

    The plight of the 23-month-old from Bootle drew international attention during a High Court legal battle over his care.

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    Video caption: Alfie Evans: Mourners line funeral route

    Crowds of well-wishers have lined the streets in Liverpool to pay their respects to Alfie Evans who was at the centre of a High Court battle over his care.

  5. Alfie Evans funeral: Hundreds gather on cortege route

    Several hundred people are lining Walton Lane in Liverpool for the funeral of Alfie Evans, the toddler who died in hospital on 28 April, with some gathered on the central reservation ready to throw flowers as the procession goes past.

    Danielle Page, 32, from St Helens

    Danielle Page, 32, from St Helens, has come to pay tribute to Alfie Evans.

    Referring to the supporters of his family, she said: "The army has been through everything with Kate and Tom."

    The toddler's private funeral took place this morning.

    Balloons and tributes have been attached to the Dixie Dean statue outside the stadium entrance.

    Tributes to Alfie Evans at the Dixie Dean statue
  6. Vigil to mark Alfie Evans' 2nd birthday

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    Video caption: Alfie Evans vigil on his second birthday

    A vigil has been held to mark what have been Merseyside toddler Alfie Evans' second birthday.

    The boy, from Bootle, died at Alder Hey Children's Hospital in Liverpool last month after suffering a degenerative brain condition.

    His family were involved in a long-running legal battle to try to prevent the hospital withdrawing his life support.

    The event took place in Springfield Park, near the hospital.

  7. Vigil marks toddler Alfie Evans' 2nd birthday

    Supporters of Alfie Evans and his family gathered at Springfield Park next to Alder Hey Children's Hospital in Liverpool earlier for a vigil to mark what would have been the toddler's second birthday.

    Tributes for Alfie Evans at candle lit vigil

    The young boy died last month after a long-running dispute between his parents and doctors regarding his care.

    Tributes, flowers and candles were left at the scene.

    A message from Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral
  8. Alfie Evans supporters arrive for vigil

    Supporters of Alfie Evans and his family have gathered at Springfield Park next to Alder Hey Children's Hospital in Liverpool for a vigil to mark what would have been his second birthday.

    Alfie Evans vigil

    Hundreds of people are expected to attend the candle-lit vigil in memory of the Bootle toddler.

    The park is next to Alder Hey hospital where Alfie died last month after a long-running dispute over his care between his parents and doctors.

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    Video caption: Everton mark Tom Evans's 'dedication' and 'steadfastness' during his son Alfie's illness.