At 20 weeks of my pregnancy I was pushed down the stairs by partner. My membranes were ruptured and I was admitted to hospital. The scan showed a huge loss of amniotic fluid and the foetus looked ‘vacuum packed’. I had to wait for 3 days to be administered prostaglandin. Due to the law surrounding abortion I had to wait for the heartbeat to stop. It was a truly traumatic time. Repeal the 8th!

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