Number of Donegal women traveling to the UK for abortions falls

UK DEpt of HealthNew statistics from from UK's Department of Health show that 67 woman from Donegal traveled to Britain for a legal abortion last year.

That figure represents 2% of the total number of 3,451 woman from Ireland who had legal abortions in Britain in 2015.

The Donegal figure is a fall from 87 in 2013.

Overall there was a 7.6% fall in woman from Ireland traveling to Britain for an abortion last year.