Reclaim the Night 2017

25 November 2017 6:00pm–9:00pm

Old Eldon Square, Blackett Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 7LD

Join women around the world to mark the United Nations International Day to End Violence Against Women – and take back your night.

Bring banners, flags, whistles – all are welcome but please let us know if you are coming. Details are below:

6.00 pm: Gather at Old Eldon Square, Blackett Street, Newcastle, NE1 7LD

6.30pm: Walk up Northumberland Street led by the Bangshees, community-based all-women drumming group turning right on Northumberland Road, past the City Hall and into the Sutherland Building for speeches and light refreshments

Speakers include:

  • Louise Atkinson, National Education Union – speaking about sexual harassment and violence in schools
  • Chi Onwurah MP for Newcastle upon Tyne Central
  • Sara Muzzafar, Samosa Sisters
  • Speaker from Rape Crisis Tyneside and Northumberland

Please register if you would like to attend