Ben Carter's Tommee Tippee cup search 'incredible' success
A dad's desperate search to replace his autistic son's beloved "little blue cup" has ended - after the manufacturer stepped in to make a lifetime's supply.
Marc Carter's plea to find a replacement sippy cup for son Ben was retweeted more than 12,000 times.
The 13-year-old has only drunk from the double-handled vessels, which are no longer produced, since the age of two.
Tommee Tippee said it will produce 500 cups after it searched factories worldwide and found the original mould.
'Huge surprise' The firm's attention was drawn to the family's plight when Mr Carter launched the... read more
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