2016 Abortion Statistics from the U.K released today show over 151 Women from North West have had abortions says Repeal the 8th Sligo Abortion Rights Campaign. Statistics published by the UK Department of Health show that women from the island of Ireland accounted for 83% of legal abortions provided to non-residents in England and Wales… Read More 2016 Abortion Statistics from the U.K released 13/06/17 show over 151 women from the North West have had Abortions
This is an excerpt from a piece I wrote recently which addresses the question I am often asked, “how does your daughter feel about you being involved in the Abortion rights campaign?” , presumably because I was a young single mother (or independent parent as I prefer 😉) “My daughter is a level headed, intelligent… Read More Parenting and repeal by Emma Delahan Sligo Abortion Rights Campaign
Ireland is no better . Recently our t.ds had a chance to vote for reducing the 14 year prison sentence for procuring an abortion in Ireland even if you were raped to a token €1 a mere 25 did so . Seven years for a rapist with the chance for the rapist to go free… Read More #Ceadmilefailte #Abortion #Ireland #Repealthe8th
#Strike4Repeal National Strike 08-03-17 Local Action: #Tothebeach #strandhill #Sligo 2pm assemble the cannon Strandhill. We are an ad-hoc, non-affiliated group of activists, academics, artists and trade unionists preparing a nationwide Strike for Repeal on the 8th of March 2017.Our demand is that the Irish government call a referendum to repeal the 8th Amendment by the… Read More #Strike4Repeal #Sligo #Ireland
You can submit your view on #repealthe8th to citizens assembly now. Please take the couple of mins to do so https://t.co/v1WBoX9jox https://t.co/eJLz0VXGC0 http://m.independent.ie/irish-news/five-things-you-need-to-know-about-todays-first-meeting-of-the-citizens-assembly-35132901.html
We’re hoping to get as much support from feminists in the Northwest as possible it’ll also be a good chance for Pro -choice activists from the Mayo , Donegal ,Sligo and Leitrim to meet . My Name is Saoirse 28 October 2016 @ 8:30 pm €12 – €15 My Name Is Saoirse Rural Ireland,… Read More Play: My name is Saoirse 28th October ,Glens Centre ,Manorhamilton, Leitrim.