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First baby of the decade in NI born at Derry hospital

First baby of the decade in NI born at Derry hospital

The Western Trust has announced that baby Shane Paul Tierney was the first baby born this decade in Northern Ireland.

He was born today at 00:01am at Altnagelvin Hospital.

Congratulations to all the babies born, to their mums and dads and to the staff at Altnagelvin and South West Acute Hospitals.

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