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Family demand apology from social services

The family fled to Spain to avoid Suffolk County Council taking granddaughter into care
The family fled to Spain to avoid Suffolk County Council taking granddaughter into care Credit: ITV Anglia

A family from Suffolk who fled to Spain so social services wouldn't take their granddaughter away want the county council to apologise.

When Megan Coote from Kesgrave fell pregnant, social services expressed concerns that her child could be emotionally neglected due to her mild learning difficulties.

After a long battle, Megan's parents were told they could help bring up her daughter Olivia in the UK.

Two years on they say health visitors are impressed with her progress.

Suspected Spanish terrorist fails to stop extradition plans

Eneko Arronategui has failed to stop extradition plans Credit: ITV Anglia

A suspected Spanish terrorist who was arrested in Cambridge last year, has failed to stop plans to extradite him to Spain to face charges, including one of trying to kill King Juan Carlos in 1997.

Forty four year old Eneko Arronategui is wanted for a series of charges such as placing grenade launchers aimed at Madrid Airport and a police station. It's alleged he became a member of the Basque terrorist group ETA in 1996.

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