‘My son has no shoes and can’t go to school’
A six-year-old boy with a rare growth condition has been unable to go to school for weeks because of a delay getting his specially-made shoes from Portugal.
Brave Spencer Kristianson, who has a disorder which causes his feet to grow at different sizes, only got his new shoes yesterday after waiting since the end of August.
Spencer, of Elmete Road, Castleford, has Klippel Trenaunay Syndrome (KTS), rare disorder which affects just one in every 100,000 people and has caused his feet to grow at different sizes.
He needs specially-made footwear, but mum Amber Kristianson, 26, said there had been... read more