Cheat gets 130 years to pay up

Sunday Express - - Jennifer Selway -

A WOMAN claimed £ 55,726 in ben­e­fits over 13 years while part-own­ing a house now worth £ 94,500 and two barns in Spain.

Donna Tithe­cott, 54, left, of Lifton, Devon, was given a nine-month sus­pended sen­tence at Ex­eter Crown Court af­ter fail­ing to no­tify the au­thor­i­ties of a change in cir­cum­stances.

Un­der a court or­der she would take 130 years to re­pay the cash.

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