Jose Maria Herreras
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Plans for Spain's first gay OAP home

In Spain, plans are well under way for the country's first ever old people's home for gay men and lesbian pensioners.

Some activists say elderly homosexuals living in care are often forced 'back into the closet' by the intolerance of fellow residents.

The plan is to build a new complex on the outskirts of Madrid from where Sarah Rainsford reports.

  • 30 Sep 2011
  • From the section Europe