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Pro-life “crisis pregnancy centre” opens under ¼ mile from Chalmers Health Centre

An American-style “crisis pregnancy centre” has opened less than a quarter of a mile from Chalmers Health Centre, The Student can reveal. Called “SHE Pregnancy Support”, the pregnancy centre opened yesterday in a storefront on Home Street, a few seconds from Tollcross. It sits just over 300 metres from Chalmers Health Centre, an abortion clinic […]

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Strut Safe condemns University’s “disinterest, dismissal & flippancy” in not commenting on upcoming pro-life talk in 40 George Square

Womens’ safety group Strut Safe has criticised the University of Edinburgh’s “disinterest, dismissal and flippancy” in refusing to comment on the Life Society’s planned pro-life talk tomorrow. The talk, scheduled to take place at 7pm in 40 George Square, is expected to be made by Margaret Akers, an anti-abortion campaigner. Responding to The Student’s request […]

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Edinburgh University refuses to address Life Society’s pro-life talk in 40 George Square

The Edinburgh Life Society has been criticised by students and several student societies after announcing plans to hold a talk in 40 George Square on ‘the role pressure and coercion play in the decision to have an abortion’. The University of Edinburgh has declined to comment on the fact that the talk is due to […]