Tag Archives: NGDT

Telling children IS only the start but without it nothing else happens

Walter appeared on the Victoria Derbyshire show today as part of a discussion about whether donor conceived children in the UK should have the right to make connections with others who were conceived with the same donor before they are … Continue reading

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All about donor offspring and those wonderful people…the donors

Two Stop Press pieces of news.  First, today’s (Saturday 26th April) Times newspaper carries an article in their colour supplement about donor conceived people and donors.  One of the stories features the offspring and donor I wrote about in a … Continue reading

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‘Telling’ donors own children…plus more offspring views

Although I have stepped back from the front line of DC Network, one of the continuing great pleasures of my long association with the organisation is the contact I have with people overseas.  Recently Kate Bourne the author of the … Continue reading

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A grandmother’s devotion…and a worrying story

It’s been a very mixed start to 2013 (which does not trip off the tongue in the same way as 2012 did).  Apart from New Year’s Day which was blissfully blue, sunny and still, the rain has been relentless, the … Continue reading

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Thoughts on re-registration of donors and other related stuff

Some interesting stats were given out by the HFEA at a recent meeting between them  and professional stakeholders.  These are the number of enquiries with regard to information held on the Register in the year ended December 2011.  The total … Continue reading

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Oz report supports need for UKDL style service

I have been looking for a peg to hang my huge concerns about the future of UK Donor Link on and the report by the Law Reform Committee of the parliament of the State of Victoria (see previous post) is … Continue reading

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