Cannabis oil saves boy, 7, so he can learn about Father Christmas for first time
Grinning from ear to ear with his endearing gappy smile as Santa hands him a present, Alfie Dingley is thrilled to bits. Like most children, the seven-year-old has been looking forward to meeting Father Christmas. But, unlike most youngsters his age, Alfie has only just understood who Santa is. So, for the first time since he was born with a rare form of epilepsy – and thanks to a landmark drugs ruling – his family can at last celebrate the festive season properly.