The father lost to postnatal depression

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Hugo's mother wants to give him everything. But she cannot give him the thing he wants most in the world - his dad.

John Clayton suffered postnatal depression after his son was born in 2013 and killed himself, aged 41, three years later.

"Hugo asks about where his dad is, even though he knows the answer, and he will say 'I miss my daddy' quite regularly," wife Vicky said.

"It's tough, especially when there are other children around who have their fathers, like my nieces and nephews - it brings it home to him that his dad isn't here…

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