Abortion

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UPDATE: Appeal Judges say doctors not allowed to abort mentally ill woman’s baby

24th Jun 2019
James Mildred

Doctors are not allowed to abort a mentally ill woman’s baby, Court of Appeal Judges have ruled today.   On Friday, a Judge said that abortion was in the mother’s best interests.

baby in womb scan

British judge orders woman to have an abortion, despite her objections

24th Jun 2019
James Mildred

Late on Friday, a British judge ordered a mother to have an abortion, despite the fact she was opposed to ending the life of her unborn baby.

Let's end the culture of silence in our churches over abortion

19th Jun 2019
Naomi Marsden

A few years ago, my church ran a sermon series on the Ten Commandments.

baby and mums hand

Proposal to add folic acid to flour could save lives

17th Jun 2019
James Mildred

The Government has launched a public consultation over plans to fortify flour in the UK by adding folic acid to help prevent birth defects such as spina bifida.

CARE speaks out about latest rise in abortion figures

14th Jun 2019
James Mildred

On Thursday 13 June, the Department of Health and Social Care published the latest abortion statistics for England and Wales.

Domestic Abuse Bill report published

14th Jun 2019
James Mildred

The Joint Committee of the draft Domestic Abuse Bill has today published its official report on the legislation. Purpose of the Bill

pregnant mum and scan

Abortion rates for England and Wales: the key headlines

13th Jun 2019
Mark Baillie

This week the Department of Health and Social Care released the latest statistics on the number of abortions which took place in England and Wales in 2018. You can find the report published by the Department here and the full data tables here.

baby holding hand of parent

UK’s most premature baby thriving as she celebrates 2nd birthday

11th Jun 2019
James Mildred

The most premature baby born in the UK to date at 23 weeks and four days is thriving as she celebrates her second birthday. Edie Madoc-Jones weighed just 1lb 4oz when she was born at University Hospital, Wales and was the size of her mother’s hand.

mother and baby

Woman who was told to have abortion 10 times then gave birth to a healthy baby girl

6th Jun 2019
James Mildred

A mum who was offered ten abortions by doctors has given birth to a healthy baby girl. Natalie Halson was repeatedly warned that her unborn baby would have a poor quality of life, after the 22-week scan showed the baby had spina bifida.

baby's feet and mother's hands

Scottish abortion numbers at 10-year high

28th May 2019
James Mildred

Figures released by the NHS Scotland Information Services Division have revealed that the level of abortions in Scotland has hit a 10-year high.  In total, there were 13,286 abortions in 2018, an increase of 843 from 2017. 

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