Charlie Gard dies after life support withdrawn
Just days short of his first birthday, Charlie Gard has died from a rare genetic condition,following a long-running legal battle over his treatment. In a statement, his mother Connie Yates said: “Our beautiful little boy has gone, we are so proud of you, Charlie.”
Charlie Gard: move to hospice approved
The terminally ill baby Charlie Gard will spend his last moments in a hospice, after a high court judge ruled that his life support treatment should be withdrawn soon. His parents had argued that they wanted more time with their son. Great Ormond Street hospital has issued a statement tonight and our health and social…
Charlie Gard parents upset over ‘backlash’
The parents of Charlie Gard say they’re extremely upset at comments they’ve received since Great Ormond Street hospital revealed its staff have been targeted with violent threats and abuse over the case.
Charlie Gard’s parents ‘are giving hope to world’
Dr Clare Gerada, former head of the Royal College of GPs, says the Charlie Gard case has been turned into a media circus. Pro-life campaigner Catherine Glenn Foster says Charlie’s parents just want the best for him and are “giving hope to the world”.
Charlie Gard: parents asked for new evidence
The parents of the terminally ill baby Charlie Gard are being given until Thursday to set out new evidence which they believe will make a High Court judge look again at their case. The couple want to take the child to the United States for experimental treatment, interrupting today’s court hearing and telling the judge:…