Alfie Evans’s parents mount fresh legal challenge

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    Alfie EvansImage copyright Family handout
    Image caption Alfie Evans has been treated at Alder Hey Children’s Hospital since December 2016

    The parents of a 23-month-old boy who has been at the centre of a life-support treatment battle are set to mount another legal challenge.

    Tom Evans, 21, and Kate James, 20, are preparing to ask Court of Appeal judges to allow Alfie Evans to continue to receive treatment.

    Appeal court officials say a hearing has been listed for Monday.

    On Thursday, hundreds of people protested outside Alder Hey Children’s Hospital where Alfie is receiving care.

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