Suffrage Flag Relay

August 17th - 17th @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am, Newcastle Upon Tyne, Free

Join Acas North East and leading experts as we commemorate this important milestone by hosting the Suffrage Relay Flag and looking at gender equality in the workplace, past, present and future.

The Suffrage Flag Relay is a cross government initiative to celebrate the centenary of women’s suffrage. The flag will travel around the UK to departments and agencies across government. Acas are delighted to be hosting the flag at this unique and free event on 17th August 2018. 

Delegates attending this event will gain an understanding of:

  • The background to the suffrage flag relay and why Acas thinks it’s important
  • The changes to legislation affecting women in the workplace, including:
    • maternity rights
    • flexible working
    • gender pay reporting
    • awareness of sexual harassment in the workplace


Civic Centre, Barras Bridge, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 8QH,
Phone: 0191 277 7222

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Event Overview


August 17th 2018


9:30 am - 11:30 am



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Acas North East

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Customer Service


0300 123 1150

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