The purpose of this site is to provide information to any interested in this subject in Scotland.
Where does this information come from?
Where & when do vigils take place? What happens during a vigil?
Abortion vigils have taken place in Scotland for over a decade. While they are well established they may be less frequent than you expect – learn more about instances. We’ve fact-checked some of the allegations so you can read about them in more detail. Some allegations seem to be incorrect
What about the press?
Are they ‘vigils’ or ‘protests?’
It’s up to you! This website could only have one domain name so we called it abortionvigils.scot. Read why we use the term vigils
Picture credit: Edinburgh vigil from Edinburgh Evening News, 25 April 2018