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Amnesty International Celebrate Abortion 

On 23rd May 2019, Amnesty International projected their ‘Now for Northern Ireland’ slogan onto buildings in Belfast, Dublin, Glasgow, and London in celebration of the Irish vote to repeal the Eighth Amendment one year ago.   The purpose of their latest publicity stunt was to pressurise Westminster into enacting direct rule on Northern Ireland by repealing our laws that protect and value children who are… Read more »

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Link One: Increase support to West Midlands women to help them keep their children

Life Link One is alarmed at conception statistics released by the Office of National Statistics (ONS) for 2017  showing that a quarter of pregnancies in the West Midlands county (24.6%) end in abortion, and that this percentage continues to increase. The West Midlands county abortion rate is higher than the national average (22.7%). The abortion… Read more »

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Life’s consultation response to NICE draft guidance on abortion

Introduction Life welcomes the opportunity to respond to the NICE draft guidance for termination of pregnancy. Life is a charity which offers housing, support and counselling to thousands of women facing unplanned or crisis pregnancies each year. This submission draws on Life’s 50 year experience in developing a person-centred counselling service. Our service aims to… Read more »

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