In Pictures: Emotional scenes as crowds throng streets to honour Alfie Evans

The private funeral for the 23-month-old, who had a degenerative brain disease, will be held in Liverpool.

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Last updated: 14 May 2018 - 1.00pm

Well-wishers have gathered outside Everton’s Goodison Park ground in Liverpool to honour Alfie Evans.

(Andrew Price/PA)
(Andrew Price/PA)

The 23-month-old’s funeral cortege passed by the football ground, where Alfie’s father Tom Evans had hoped to take the youngster one day to watch a match.

(Andrew Price/PA)
(Andrew Price/PA)

Doctors at Alder Hey Children’s Hospital in Liverpool stopped providing life-support treatment to Alfie last month after his parents lost two rounds of fights in the High Court, Court of Appeal, Supreme Court and European Court of Human Rights.

(Andrew Price/PA)
(Andrew Price/PA)
(Andrew Price/PA)
(Andrew Price/PA)
(Andrew Price/PA)
(Andrew Price/PA)
(Andrew Price/PA)
(Andrew Price/PA)
(Andrew Price/PA)
(Andrew Price/PA)

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