Who is Alfie Dingley, will he be given cannabis oil to treat his epilepsy and what’s the petition about?

ALFIE Dingley suffers from epilepsy that his mum insists can be treated with cannabis oil, but the family were banned from using it.

Six-year-old Alfie has to endure up to 30 seizures a day because of his condition — made worse, his family say, because of the ban. Here’s what we know.

 Alfie Dingley suffers severe epileptic fits that his family say can be treated with cannabis oil
Alfie Dingley suffers severe epileptic fits that his family say can be treated with cannabis oil

Who is Alfie Dingley?

Alfie Dingley, six, suffers from a rare genetic mutation that gives him epileptic fits.

Parents Hannah Deacon and Drew Dingley believe cannabis oil treatment has had a significant impact in his treatment.

They say the results are “nothing short of a miracle” with seizures now down to around one a month.

The family moved to

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