Press release


Abortion to be legalised as politicians fail the people of Northern Ireland

Life Northern Ireland is deeply disappointed that abortion will be legalised at midnight due to the failure of politicians to reconvene the Northern Ireland Executive and Assembly.  In July, the Westminster Parliament forced through an amendment to the Northern Ireland Executive Formation Act, paving the way for the legalisation of abortion if the Executive and Assembly are not convened by… Read more »

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New NICE guidance rushes women through abortions to aid “cost-cutting”

Life is extremely disappointed at guidelines published today by the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) which will result in more women being rushed through abortions in the interest of saving money. Throughout the draft guidelines, NICE insisted on economising in order for resources to be channelled back into new referrals, feeding an… Read more »

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Life NI launches service for families of babies with life limiting conditions

Life Northern Ireland is proud to announce the launch of a new perinatal service to support families with babies diagnosed with life limiting conditions. The perinatal service is designed to complement NHS services, by offering specialised counselling and support to parents whose children have been diagnosed with conditions in the womb such as Anencephaly, Trisomy… Read more »

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A disgraceful disrespect for democracy

Life condemns the actions of the parliamentarians who have committed one of the most disgraceful assaults on democracy against the people of Northern Ireland through amendments to the Northern Ireland Executive Formation Bill. Amendments to the Northern Ireland Bill were passed today, supported by majorities in the House of Lords and House of Commons in… Read more »

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