UK statistics show 57 people travelled from Isle of Man for terminations in 2019

Figures released by the UK government Department of Health this week show that, despite the Isle of Man passing the Abortion Reform Act and providing a local service from the end of May 2019, 57 people still travelled to England for terminations last year. The comparable 2018 figures show 95 people giving IOM addresses […]

Abortion Reform Act 2018

The Isle of Man Abortion Reform Bill 2017  has a new name to reflect its new status!  It reached the ‘consideration of clauses’ stage on Tuesday 13 February and Dr Alex Allinson MHK moved Clause 1, the short title of the bill, as the Abortion Reform Act 2018.