Northern Ireland

Monthly archive

Use your influence with the PM to reform gambling across the UK, CARE urges DUP

11th Aug 2017
Rachael Adams

Now that the DUP play a significant role in ensuring the Conservative Government remain in power they must hold Theresa May and the Conservative Party to account over their commitment to create a fairer society.

DUP Under Pressure to Stop Alleged Government Plans to Scrap Gambling Review

7th Aug 2017
Rachael Adams

Northern Ireland has the highest rate of problem gamblers in the UK: Tax revenue must not dictate long overdue action needed to regulate ‘crack cocaine of gambling’

Nola Leach: Do our current laws on abortion save lives?

2nd Aug 2017
Rachael Adams

Today, the news broke in Northern Ireland that the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has formally acknowledged that it was reasonable for the claim to be made that at least 100,000 people are alive in Northern Ireland today because the province d

ASA Ruling Sends Sobering Message to Great Britain on Eve of Fiftieth Anniversary of the Abortion Act, says CARE

2nd Aug 2017
Rachael Adams

Advertising watchdog back 100,000 people alive in Northern Ireland because of province’s abortion laws CARE calls for Abortion Law Rethink in Great Britain

CARE speaks out on recent abortion stories

3rd Jul 2017
Rachael Adams

CARE Consultant Philippa Taylor talks to UCB about recent updates we have seen concerning the issue of abortion.  The three issues that Philippa speaks are:

Government undermines NI Assembly in shock decision to allow free abortions for Northern Irish women in England

29th Jun 2017
Rachael Adams

This afternoon the government announced it would fund abortions in England for Northern Irish women by giving grants to charities to facilitate this, taking it directly from the Women and Equalities budget. CARE’s Chief Executive Nola Leach

Abortion Judgement Overturned: Northern Ireland Abortion Law is not Incompatible with Human Rights

29th Jun 2017
Rachael Adams

This morning the Court of Appeal in Belfast ruled that Northern Ireland’s laws on abortion are not incompatible with human rights. This was the unanimous decision of all three judges.

Scales of Justice

Prosecution for paying for sexual services brought forward in Northern Ireland

23rd Jun 2017
Louise Gleich

This week the Belfast Telegraph has reported that the first prosecution for paying for sexual services under the Human Trafficking and Exploitation Act (on which CARE was privileged to advise Lord Morrow) has been brought in Northern Ireland. 

Prayer Underpins All We Do at CARE

22nd Jun 2017
Rachael Adams

We believe prayer to be crucially important and so make it a priority to always produce informative and inspiring resources for Christians to use in their personal and public prayer times.  We believe that God is willing to listen to our intercession

Sturgeon’s Views on Abortion at Odds with Public and Legal Opinion

19th Jun 2017
Rachael Adams

The Scottish Government is considering offering free abortions to women in Northern Ireland, which would significantly undermine Northern Ireland’s current laws on abortion.