Abortion Rights Blog

The national pro-choice campaign

Join us for this special 40th Anniversary event!

40 years ago we were on the eve of a vote, which would transform women’s lives forever. The 1967 Abortion Act saved the lives of thousands of women and to this day remains fundamental to women’s autonomy, equality and freedom. ‘Vera Drake’ is a stark reminder of what happens when abortion is criminalised – women turn to desperately dangerous measures to end unwanted pregnancies, often risking their lives.

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