Here at SRC, we know how important it is to stand up and reclaim our space as women and it’s why we’re so proud to host Reclaim the Night each year. It’s 2021, and we’re ready to take to the streets and have our voices heard!
DID YOU KNOW …
… that Reclaim the Night is part of an international campaign; The 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence against women and girls, which aims to highlight that gender-based violence against women and girls is a violation of human rights.
With this in mind, we’re proud to announce Reclaim the Night 2021’s programme of events!
Reclaim the Night 2021 will be spread across the 16 Days of Activism- with a variety of events to get involved in.
IN PERSON MARCH IN IPSWICH TOWN CENTRE, Thursday 9th December 6:15-7pm- meeting at Ipswich Town Hall (by the steps)
VIRTUAL MARCH ON ZOOM on Thursday 9th December, 7:30-8:00pm! Pre-register for the link!
We also have an amazing variety of events throughout the 16 Days of Activism, and we’re excited to have you join us! You can find full details on our website!
PROGRAMME OF EVENTS:
How to get involved
We have created a programme of events which details all that is on offer during Reclaim the Night 2021. To ensure that we keep the online spaces safe, certain events will require pre-registration.
Thursday 25th November
Reclaim the Night 2021 Launch!
Join us across social media as we launch our 2021 campaign!
Saturday 27th November
lets chat about reclaim the night!
Join Issy and Laura as they discuss why Reclaim The Night is still such an important campaign.
Tuesday 30th November
visit us at suffolk university
We’ll be joining forces with all local agencies involved with the 16 days of Activism, and the White Ribbon Campaign. Come on down to Suffolk University to see us, and ask question about the support we offer.
Friday 3rd December
Join us in the SRC Ipswich office as the amazing Hannah Aria runs a vision boarding session for us! This is a chance to think about what you’d like the next year to look like, whilst being amongst like minded women! Pre registration is required and spaces are limited!
Monday 6th December
Biscuits and Brew – reclaim The Night
This session is for survivors in service at SRC. Join Issy for a special session of Biscuits and Brew where we talk about the origins of Reclaim The Night and how it’s grown!
Monday 6th December
Zine MAKING workshop
Join the incredible CherryFizzWhizz as she guides us through this zine making session in our Ipswich office. Let’s get crafty and let’s get angry! Pre registration is required and spaces are limited!
Wednesday 8th December
Read our blog on the history of the 16 days of Activism, and why at SRC we are so determined to use this time to raise awareness of VAWG and gender inequality.
Thursday 9th December
RECLAIM THE NIGHT – IN PERSON AND VIRTUAL MARCH!
Prepare your banners, get your shouting voices ready, it’s time to Reclaim The Night!
You can join our in person march at Ipswich Town Hall at 6:15pm, or join our online virtual march at 7:30pm. (Please note, pre registration is required for the online march)