Women's rights

Two-thirds of women worry about sexual harassment at festivals – survey

The Guardian reported on a new Durham University study, which reveals 30% of women say they have been sexually harassed and 10% sexually assaulted at music festivals. Concerns have been raised about the safety of women at music festivals after a survey found that almost seven out of 10 worry about prospect of sexual assault and sexual harassment at events in the UK. A further 30% of women said they had been sexually harassed and 10% had been sexually assaulted, the study by Durham University showed.

A Necessary Woman - performances in Morpeth and Newbiggin

 Census Night, 1911
Suffragette Emily Davison is hiding in a cleaning cupboard beneath the Palace of Westminster. Emily Plans a daring act in Parliament for Monday morning, but with a greater police presence and security tighter than usual, will she achieve her ambition before she's caught and returned to prison?
Based on a true event to celebrate the 2018 suffrage centenary. Look in the Events section for details of performances at New Life Christian Centre Morpeth on 11th September and Newbiggin Maritime Centre on 12th September.

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