Sheffield Film Festival: Threads (40th Anniversary) + Panel

Showroom 15 Paternoster Row, Sheffield, Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Forty years since it terrified a nation, Showroom Cinema presents a very special anniversary screening of Mick Jackson’s seminal film, Threads. Young lovers Ruth (Karen Meagher) and Jimmy (Reece Dinsdale) decide to get married after Ruth unexpectedly gets pregnant. But their quiet lives in Sheffield, England, are threatened when the Soviet Union and United States go to war. After a nuclear […]

Third annual 24 hour Peacewave

International Peace Bureau and World BEYOND War will hold the third-annual 24-hour peacewave on June 22-23, 2024. This will be a 24-hour-long Zoom featuring live peace actions in the streets and squares of the world, moving around the globe with the sun. There will be a live Q&A section on Zoom for the last 10 minutes of each hour. This Peace Wave will happen […]

Post Atomic Glossaries: Poetry launch

Friends House 173-177 Euston Road, London, United Kingdom

Peace Poet Antony Owen joins us in the Friends House Library for the launch of his latest compilation, Post Atomic Glossaries. We will hear from Antony and explore the intersections between poetry and peace work. About Antony Owen Antony Owen is a writer from Coventry with an avid interest in the psychological and physical affects of conflict. In World War II […]