Scotland’s Politicians Must Change Abortion Law

As had been expected for some months, David Mundell, the government’s Scotland Secretary, announced in late October that the devolution, the passing of power from Westminster to Holyrood, of abortion law would be included in the Scotland Bill. Scotland’s politicians now have a responsibility to ensure that abortion law in Scotland is just and is supported by the Scottish people…. Read more »

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Amnesty Travesty campaign launches today

The Amnesty Travesty campaign is a joint campaign from UK organisations Right to Life and LIFE Charity. Since Amnesty has launched its campaign to remove the protection of the right to life of the unborn child from the Irish constitution, we have had a number of our supporters and the wider public approach us concerned… Read more »

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For #wmhd we are looking at abortion and mental health

There is now a growing body of research suggesting that abortion can have a detrimental effect on women’s health, and little evidence to support the view that abortion can improve maternal mental health. People simply do not know and the guidelines do not reflect or incorporate the current level of knowledge about mental health and… Read more »

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Ensure women are fully informed before abortion

A story has emerged from Hull of a mother who, following her abortion, was sent a sympathy card by the abortion clinic staff – which included ultrasound scans of her baby. Nicky Windsor, 29, says that the experience has left her with “haunting nightmares”. She also complained to staff at the abortion clinic, Conifer House,… Read more »

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