Sophie Mathers
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Girl has pioneering spinal surgery at Alder Hey Children's Hospital

A seven-year-old girl from Ballycarry in County Antrim has undergone pioneering surgery in England.

Sophie Mathers was born eight weeks prematurely and has cerebral palsy.

Earlier this month, she had spinal surgery at Alder Hey Children's Hospital in Liverpool. Andy Gill reports.

  • 22 Dec 2015