MADELEINE McCann's little brother and sister will today mark her seventh
birthday with a family tea party.
Sean and Amelie
will be joined by relatives and
friends at their home in Rothley, Leics.
mum Kate, 42, told how her daughter's third birthday since
vanishing on holiday in Portugal was "particularly painful".
she and husband
Gerry, 42, "still have hope and that keeps them strong".
said: "The 12th is obviously a day when we should be celebrating with
still talk often about their sister.
recently revealed: "Amelie said, 'Mummy, she might speak another
And Sean said to me, 'Never give up, Mummy'. I just said,
'Don't worry, I won't do that. None of us will'."