Yorkshire
Hybrid Hybrid Event

The event is bringing together those involved in international peace and justice movements and interconnected social movements fighting for global justice.  The aim is to come together in order to better confront the global challenges of our time: climate change and environmental collapse, gender, racial and economic inequality, the Covid-19 pandemic, mass migrations, refugee crisis, humanitarian emergencies caused by war […]

Badge of Protest drop-in Workshops with Layla Khoo

Artworks The Everybody School of Art , Shaw LaneHalifax,

The publication of the Police, Crime, Sentencing and Courts Bill 2021 has brought issues around the right to protest to the forefront of debate. In the UK protest has been used throughout history to allow underrepresented voices to be heard, from the suffragette’s movement to the Greenham Common protest. In the last year spotlight has been placed on protest, with […]

Don’t Bank on the Bomb Day of Action

Yorkshire

Yorkshire CND is calling a regional day of divestment action, inviting all peace campaigners across the region to hold socially-distanced stalls and leafleting sessions outside NatWest and Barclays banks in their towns and cities. According to Don’t Bank on the Bomb, between 2018-2020, NatWest had over 1.8 billion in outstanding loans to 11 nuclear weapons producers. Similarly, as noted in the […]

Global Day for Climate Justice

Millennium Square Leeds,

The decisions made at COP26 will shape how governments respond (or not) to the climate crisis. They will decide who is to be sacrificed, who will escape and who will make a profit. So far, governments have done too little too late: colluding with corporations and hiding behind green washed ‘solutions’ that actually don’t exist yet, that don’t address the […]

Peace & Craft Fair 2021

Victoria Hall, Saltaire, BD18 3JS Victoria RdSaltaire,

After a year off due to lockdown the Yorkshire CND fundraiser is back this year on Saturday 27th November 2021 at the beautiful Victoria Hall, Saltaire.  While COVID-19 restrictions are being lifted we are maintaining a close eye on the latest advice to ensure we can hold an event which is safe for all attendees.  While we will have live music, we’ve not […]

Working for Peace in the Middle East – CND online conference

Yorkshire

Join CND and guest speakers to discuss the current situation in the Middle East and how we can best campaign for peace in the region. Will the Middle East ever be nuclear-free? And what is the UK’s role in the region? 1pm – 2:10pm: Voices from the Middle East: can the region be nuclear-free? Chair: Dave Webb, CND Chair Sharon […]