FPA news

23rd May, 2017

Sexual health charity FPA is calling on all political parties to commit to reduce the UK’s teenage pregnancy rate.

The most recent teenage pregnancy statistics (

17th May, 2017

Two leading sexual health charities, Brook and FPA, are calling for great examples of innovative Relationships and Sex Education in schools.

Following the announcement that Relationships and Sex Education (RSE) is to become mandatory in all schools in England, the charities have joined

10th April, 2017

Celebrity sexual health duo – Dr David Delvin and Christine Webber – are raising awareness of UK women’s experiences of orgasms with the results of a new survey.

Sexual health expert Dr Delvin

2nd April, 2017

FPA is deeply concerned that the anti-abortion group Life has been granted £250,000 from the Tampon Tax Fund, to provide a range of services (including counselling) to homeless pregnant women.

We’re extremely disappointed that this organisation has been awarded government funding; a 2014

22nd March, 2017

FPA welcomes the results of a 44-year study on the long-term effects of the combined hormonal contraceptive pill. The study found that people who use the pill have no overall increased risk of cancer over their lifetime,

20th March, 2017

On 19 March, the Mail on Sunday reported on an interview with Professor Wendy Savage, in which they focused on her brief comments on sex-selective abortion.

Although in some countries abortion on the basis of sex is a widespread issue, the Department of Health has not found any evidence

14th March, 2017

Research published today by independent charitable foundation The King’s Fund shows sexual health clinics are increasingly under strain, at a time when there are concerns over rising rates of sexually transmitted infections.

The report – Understanding NHS Financial Pressures: how are

1st March, 2017

FPA is delighted that the Secretary of State, Justine Greening, has announced today (Wednesday 1 March) that, in England, every child from the age of four will be taught about safe and healthy relationships and, later, about sex.

Children and young people will receive relationships


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