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BPAS comment re: abortion statistics 2021

Government inaction on folic acid fortification leading to hundreds of preventable abortions, as new data also shows increase in overall abortion rate in England and Wales Statistics releas…

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BPAS comment on FSRH buffer zones policy

Clare Murphy, BPAS Chief Executive, said: “At BPAS we know the impact that anti-choice harassment and intimidation outside clinics has on both clients and the staff that care for them. Sinc…

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Gillian Mackay MSP, has launched a consultation on their …

Today, Gillian Mackay MSP, Member for Central Scotland (Region), has launched a consultation on their proposal for buffer zones around abortion clinics in Scotland to protect women and heal…

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BPAS comment on announcements from the Scottish government

12th May 2022 Commenting on the announcements, Clare Murphy, Chief Executive of the British Pregnancy Advisory Service, BPAS, said: “We are delighted that today the Scottish governmen…

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BPAS Fertility comment on IVF Workplace Discrimination Campaign

09 May 2022 Marta Jansa-Perez, Director of Embryology at BPAS Fertility, the UK’s first not-for-profit fertility service, said: “Infertility is recognised as a medical condition…

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BPAS comment on Roe vs Wade

Clare Murphy, Chief Executive at BPAS: We are shocked and appalled by the draft opinion from the Supreme Court to remove women’s constitutional right to abortion in the US. If Roe v Wade we…

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