2016 Abortion Statistics from the U.K released 13/06/17 show over 151 women from the North West have had Abortions 

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 

Sligo #Repealthe8th campaigners to join National #MarchforChoice

Ms O ‘ Toole continued, “In 2016 the U.K Dept of Health Government statistics on abortion report which is available online to the public shows 29 women who gave Irish addresses (many don’t) traveled from Sligo, 38 from Mayo, 63 from Donegal and 21 from Leitrim to avail of safe and legal abortion health care that they are denied in Ireland and are also criminalised with a fourteen year prison sentence. (The Leitrim numbers are up from 2015) . There is no such thing as abortion on demand there is safe and legal abortion and there is unsafe and illegal abortion. … Read More Sligo #Repealthe8th campaigners to join National #MarchforChoice

Repeal the 8th Sligo Abortion Rights Roadshow & Tablequiz

Sligo Repeal the 8th Abortion Rights Campaign are hosting a fundraising Table Quiz and DJ Night in McGarrigles Pub, O’Connell St, Sligo on Friday August 11th. This event is part of the national Abortion Rights Campaign Roadshow which has been taking place throughout the months of July and August across the country. Nationwide, support for… Read More Repeal the 8th Sligo Abortion Rights Roadshow & Tablequiz

Parenting and repeal by Emma Delahan Sligo Abortion Rights Campaign 

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