Keighley Hiroshima & Nagasaki Vigil

Town Hall Square 12 Cooke St, Keighley

Join the Keighley Peace Justice and Environment Network as they commemorate the victims and survivors of the Hiroshima & Nagasaki bombings. There will be readings and quiet reflection. For further information, contact: 07985102580

Bradford Remembers Hiroshima & Nagasaki

Norfolk Gardens, Bradford (behind the Town Hall) Hall Ings, Bradford

Join us by the Hiroshima Memorial in Norfolk Gardens at noon to remember all the victim of nuclear weapons. The event will take place outdoors with space to allow social distancing. After the ceremony there will be a chance to catchup with other peace and justice campaigners from around the district at the social organised by Bradford CND at Artworks […]

Marking Hiroshima and Nagasaki (SCrAP event)

Sheffield Peace Gardens Pinstone Street, Sheffield

Please join Sheffield Creative Action for Peace at the Hiroshima plaque on the Town Hall side of the Peace Gardens on Saturday August 7th at 2pm for a short event to mark the 76th anniversary of the appalling and long lasting destructiveness of the atomic attacks on Hiroshima and Nagasaki which happened on August 6th and 9th 1945 respectively. We […]

Calder Valley Remember Hiroshima & Nagasaki

Packhorse Bridge, Hebden Bridge 11-13 Old Gate, Hebden Bridge, Yorkshire

Join Calder Valley CND for Peace & Justice to remember those who died when the nuclear bombs were dropped and those who still suffer from radiation poisoning. There will be poetry, readings, song and reflection. NEVER AGAIN!

Hiroshima and Nagasaki A-bombings Annual commemoration

Park Square, Leeds Park Square, Leeds

Join local Leeds' residents as they come together to commemorate the lives lost and the people still suffering as a result of the Hiroshima and Nagasaki bombings. There will be poetry, music from Hands Across, speeches, including from the Leader of Leeds City Council James Lewis, and readings. The event is organised by Leeds CND and sponsored by Leeds PeaceLinks […]

Selling Death: why we must stop the arms trade

Yorkshire
Virtual Event Virtual Event

Join CND and speakers including Rokhsana Fiaz, Mayor of Newham for an online rally in opposition to the DSEI Arms Fair 2021. Defence companies, including those who manufacture nuclear weapons, are exhibiting at the Excel Centre in East London. CND is part of a coalition campaigning to stop the arms fair, and stop the global trade in weapons of mass […]

Stories of State Surveillance and Infiltration of Peace Movements: Peace History Conference 2021

Yorkshire
Virtual Event Virtual Event

Organised by the Peace History Conference group, with Greater Manchester & District CND and the Working Class Movement Library, this year’s Peace History Conference will consider examples of state spying on peace campaigns and explore the lessons of this history for today’s activists. The programme is still being developed but current speakers include: • The journalist Rob Evans, author of Undercover, who will discuss the […]

Yorkshire marks the International Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons at Menwith Hill & Fylingdales

Menwith Hill Menwith Hill, Harrogate

The Nuke Free Europe network is coordinating a month of action this September to highlight the presence of nuclear weapons stationed across the continent. Here in the UK, we will be shining a spotlight on the nuclear chain by encouraging action at nuclear sites across the country on September 26th, the International Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons. […]

New nuclear: What’s at stake for wildlife?

Yorkshire

Organised by Greater Manchester & District CND, Nuclear Free Local Authorities, Beyond Nuclear, and Chernobyl Children’s Project UK, this webinar will look at the impact of planned and existing nuclear energy facilities on local wildlife in the UK. The programme is still being developed but current speakers include: • Jonathon Porritt, founder of Forum for the Future and formerly Chair […]

Build back better, not meaner: Labour CND mini-conference

Yorkshire

Join Labour CND to discuss ideas for industrial policy post-pandemic for the North, with a focus on green jobs and arms conversion. Labour CND has done a lot to promote the concept of ‘defence diversification’ in recent years and we need now to think about how these essential policies can be delivered in the new political and economic context. Speaker […]