TX BBC ONE WALES
29th August 2018, 10.35pm BBC1 Wales
This film looked back at the struggle to pass the 1967 Abortion Act and its continued ramifications to the present day. Featuring never before broadcast interviews with women who had backstreet abortions, those in the medical profession on both sides of the debate, and the politicians and campaigners who were at the forefront of the law on illegal abortion being changed.
“It is still hard to realise how bad things were regarding what women were allowed to do and heart-breaking for those poor women who must have suffered so much. Thank-you all so much for bringing it out in the open” (Anon)