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Community/Public Services news & information for Galicia

Society Thu, Feb 8, 2018

'Hard-up' dad who owned Ferrari avoided paying child...

A DIVORCED father who claimed he could not afford to pay child maintenance to his ex-wife was driving around in a Ferrari, staying in five-star hotels for thousands of euros a night and spending four-figure sums on...

Society Sun, Jan 1, 2017

Oldest resident in Galicia, Avelina Mouzo, turns 112

GALICIA'S oldest living person and Spain's 15 celebrated her 112 Christmas this week – not counting the day after she was born – and collected yet another birthday gift from the mayor who has given her a...

Society Thu, Oct 13, 2016

Galicia woman, 62, gives birth to healthy baby girl

A 62-YEAR-OLD doctor has given birth to a healthy baby girl by Caesarian section in the city of Lugo, in Galicia. Lina Álvarez's 'birth partner' said she would give press interviews upon request just as...

Society Fri, Sep 16, 2016

Lugo woman, 62, expecting her third child

A WOMAN from Galicia is eight months' pregnant with her third child at the age of 62 following successful IVF treatment, and says she is 'bursting with happiness' at becoming a mum again. Qualified doctor...

Society Thu, Mar 10, 2016

First baby in Spain born to mother with Zika virus

A BABY has been born to a woman in Spain affected by the tropical Zika virus, medics have just confirmed. The infant, who was born prematurely, is still in hospital a month after the birth and under close observation,...