Abortion Rights Press Release:  Study from Women on Web shows women experience barriers in accessing abortion in Great Britain

  Research published today in the peer-reviewed journal Contraception shows that a significant number of British women are seeking abortions outside the prohibitive framework of the 1967 Abortion Act. According to data collected from the abortion rights, services, provisions group Women on Web in the four-month period November 2016 to March 2017 over 500 British...
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Press Release: Rees-Mogg view on abortion out of step with public opinion

Today Conservative MP Jacob Rees-Mogg said he is against gay marriage and ‘completely opposed’ to abortion in any circumstances, including in cases of rape or incest. Rees-Mogg is unwilling to explain how his personal views affect his position as a politician who votes and decides laws on behalf of us in Parliament. Whilst Rees-Mogg is...
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Theresa May Is Selling Out Women And The LGBT Community To Cling To Power And It’s Not Okay

During this extraordinary snap election, we saw so many u-turns it was hard to keep up. Accusations flew wildly around about Irish terrorists, how ‘wobbly’ and ‘chaotic’ politicians appeared, the tone of the discussions on television was acrimonious at best. All promises are out the window now that a weakened Theresa May is in negotiations...
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Pro-choice campaigners protest ‘March for Life’ in Birmingham

STARTS  Pro-choice campaigners take to Birmingham tomorrow (Saturday 20 May) to stage a protest against the US-styled ‘March for Life’. The anti-choice, US-inspired ‘March for Life’ is organising a ‘Lifefest’ event in the centre of Birmingham on Saturday 20 May. ‘March for Life’ might have a shiny family-friendly appearance but it is made up of...
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Is Philip Davies a little Trump?

  It’s wonderful to live in Shipley.  An area where there is a strong feminist base.   Where women live, work and organised a successful Women’s March against Trump. I’m on the Abortion Rights Committee, engaging women locally and nationally around pro-choice issues.  So why is Philip Davies so out of touch with his constituents? Philip...
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