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Video: Leeds baby stranded in Spain

A family is desperately trying to raise thousands of pounds to bring home a seriously ill baby girl born thirteen weeks early in Spain.

Ellizeah Hilton urgently needs surgery in the UK. Her mum Zowie Lyons from Leeds had gone for a short holiday to Alicante with her partner Sam when she unexpectedly went into labour.

Mother speaks of her heartache

A mother from North Yorkshire who gave birth to her first child in Spain 20 years ago fears she may have been a victim of a baby trafficking scandal. Ruth Appleby was told her daughter Rebecca died in hospital just hours after she was born.

But now she believes her baby was one of thousands suspected to have been sold for adoption by corrupt medical staff. She spoke to our correspondent, Rachel Bullock

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Mum fears her baby was stolen

A North Yorkshire mother fears she may be a victim of a Spanish baby trafficking scandal.

Ruth Appleby was told her daughter Rebecca died in a Spanish hospital just hours after she was born - but now she believes her baby was stolen and sold for adoption by a criminal network of Spanish doctors, nurses, priests and nuns. More to follow.

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