Safe Spaces - harassment, bullying and assault in the creative industries

Too often, creative workers - especially women - experience harassment at work or on their commutes. What do recent moves to safeguard workers in the night time economy do to help protect Equity members from harassment? Is the problem actually more pressing in the workplace? Host Jackie Clune talks to Equity members and staff about their experiences of the issues - and what can be done to make the industry safer. We also hear about Equity's current campaigns including the Safe Spaces campaign amidst recent calls to make work safer - for everyone.

With guests:

  • Charlotte Bence, Equity's Industrial Official - Theatre
  • Maureen Beattie, Equity President
  • Elaine Stirrat, actor, co-founder of Persistent and Nasty and Equity Glasgow General Branch Chair​
  • Zainab Hasan, actor and activist 
  • Dame Harriet Walter, actor​
  • Hywel Morgan, actor and activist
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