Campaigners to drive Bus 4 Repeal around Ireland

The bus will also be part of a march next month

Campaigners to drive Bus 4 Repeal around Ireland

Image: Bus 4 Repeal

A group calling for a repeal of the 8th amendment is to take a bus to major cities and colleges.

The Bus 4 Repeal campaign has been organised by ROSA (Reproductive rights against Oppression, Sexism and Austerity).

The bus will travel from Dublin to Waterford, Cork, Limerick and Galway cities - as well as a number of colleges.

Among those taking part in the campaign is TD Ruth Coppinger (pictured far right) | Image: Bus 4 Repeal

It departs on March 6th and concludes on International Women's Day on March 8th - where it will join a Strike 4 Repeal march.

Organisers say the campaign aims to end the delays on a referendum to repeal the 8th amendment, bring information of and access to safe medical abortions with pills and to build for a global day of action against sexism.

The group says this is also a campaign againsnt US President Donald Trump his "attacks on women's reproductive rights".