Northern Ireland

Derry Girls is back: here's what we made of the start of the new series

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  • Life

    This music video tells the heartbreaking story of one woman’s abortion journey

  • Visible Women

    The Derry Girls protest shows Northern Irish women won’t stop fighting for abortion rights

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    Derry Girls: everything you need to know about season 2 of the hit family comedy

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  • Visible Women

    “Why I’m fighting Northern Ireland’s restrictive abortion law in the courts”

    Sarah Ewart, who was forced to travel to England for a termination in 2013, has launched a new bid to change Northern Ireland’s abortion law

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    Moya Crockett
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  • Life

    Death and Nightingales: Everything you need to know about Jamie Dornan’s new show

    It starts this week on BBC2, and it reunites Dornan with the creator of The Fall.

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    Hannah-Rose Yee
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  • Visible Women

    Why these female celebrities have written a powerful open letter to Theresa May

    Claire Foy, Olivia Colman and more are urging the prime minister to support a bill to decriminalise abortion in Northern Ireland

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    Hannah-Rose Yee
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  • Long Reads

    What’s going on with Northern Ireland’s abortion laws (and how you can help)

    Abortion is still illegal in Northern Ireland – but that could change. Here’s everything you need to know.

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    Moya Crockett
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  • Life

    Why doctors are calling for the UK’s abortion laws to be changed

    Abortion is still technically a criminal offence across the UK. A group of doctors wants to change that

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    Moya Crockett
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  • Visible Women

    From Anne Hathaway to student activists: the women making waves this week

    Looking back at the women who made a difference and pushed for change in the last seven days.

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    Moya Crockett
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  • Visible Women

    From New Zealand to Northern Ireland: the women making waves this week

    Highlighting women who rocked the boat, pushed for change and made history around the world.

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    Moya Crockett
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  • Life

    MPs share own personal abortion stories during Northern Ireland debate

    “We are not criminals.”

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    Susan Devaney
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  • Visible Women

    From protesters to poppy sellers: the women making waves this week

    In the first of a new series, we highlight the women who rocked the boat, pushed for change and made history this week.

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    Moya Crockett
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  • Life

    Why women swallowed abortion pills in protest in Northern Ireland

    Robots used by the activists distributed the pills.

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    Susan Devaney
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  • Introducing Northern Ireland’s abortion robots
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    Introducing Northern Ireland’s abortion robots

    Technology has brought power back to the women of Northern Ireland

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    Kayleigh Dray
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  • Life

    The Ireland abortion referendum: what happens next?

    Ireland’s abortion laws won’t change immediately following the referendum. Here’s everything you need to know.

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    Moya Crockett
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  • Long Reads

    The sales of online abortion pills have risen rapidly. Here’s why

    Ireland has seen a staggering 190% increase in the use of abortion pills in the last year alone

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    Elle Griffiths
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  • Visible Women

    Women’s Daily Dispatch: The news you need to know on 9/4/18

    Trans women given OK to race in Boston Marathon, Northern Irish council debates abortion pills, and more

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    Moya Crockett
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  • People

    Why Meghan Markle and Prince Harry’s trip to Belfast was kept secret until now

    The royal couple have arrived in Northern Ireland for their most politically sensitive visit yet

    Posted by
    Kayleigh Dray
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  • Life

    Derry Girls fans, writer Lisa McGee has revealed the truth about THAT shock ending

    Please be aware that this article contains spoilers for the final episode of Channel 4’s Derry Girls

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    Kayleigh Dray
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  • Life

    Northern Irish women to be given free access to abortions in England

    It currently costs up to £900 to have a termination in some parts of the UK

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    Jasmine Andersson
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  • Travel

    These fantastic UNESCO heritage sites are right on your doorstep

    How many have you visited?

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    Jasmine Andersson
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  • Life

    Northern Ireland court of appeal abortion ruling deemed huge setback

    Campaigners have expressed disappointment with the decision

    Posted by
    Elle Griffiths
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  • People

    Five badass women fighting for reproductive rights you need to know

    From Latin America to Ireland these women are sticking it to the patriarchy

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    Elle Griffiths
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