Hundreds of people have signed a petition to get abortion services introduced at St Luke’s Hospital for Carlow/Kilkenny.
Carlow is one of just four counties where no GP has so far signed up to provide an abortion service.
It has led to a situation where women with crisis pregnancies will once again have to travel out of the county for an abortion.
The news has prompted two petitions in the county.
Adrienne Wallace from People before Profit in Carlow took to social media to highlight the issue: