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BPAS comment on judge dropping prosecution of woman who t…

A woman on trial for ‘procuring her own abortion’ has finally seen her case dropped after enduring years of police investigations. Clare Murphy, Chief Executive of the British Pregnancy Adv…

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Soaring costs of infant formula will “force families to r…

06 December 2022 Soaring costs of infant formula will “force families to resort to unsafe feeding practices” Data published today shows that the cost of infant formula has soared over the l…

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BPAS comment on the Government announcement that full abo…

Full abortion services are to be formally set up in Northern Ireland, the Government has announced. Clare Murphy, Chief Executive of BPAS, the UK’s leading abortion care provider, sai…

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BPAS comment on the first annual increase in births for a decade

Katherine O’Brien, Associate Director of Communications and Campaigns, said: “These statistics reflect a growing trend towards women having later in life and fewer children over…

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BPAS comment on rise in unregulated private ultrasound services

11 November 2022 Katherine O’Brien, BPAS Associate Director of Campaigns and Communications: “The rise in unregulated private ultrasound is a cause for concern. Pregnancy can be an extremel…

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BPAS comment on Google listing anti-abortion centres acro…

09 November 2022 Katherine O’Brien, BPAS Associate Director of Campaigns and Communications: “Google has committed to categorising results pages of crisis pregnancy centres to differentiate…

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