It’s time to act for true security – the environmental costs of militarization

Yorkshire

Our SCRAP event explores the impacts of the military on the environment and climate change, and the urgent need to re-think security. It is a unique opportunity to hear first-hand about the effects of nuclear colonialism on people in the global south and to reinvest effort in banning the nuclear weapons that threaten our entire planet. Leona Morgan is a […]

Feminist Voices for Peace from Russia (Webinar)

Yorkshire

Peace Movement in Action 3: Feminist Voices for Peace from Russia  Join the IPB and our partners in Russia for a discussion on the actions being taken to promote peace and nonviolence in Russia in light of the ongoing Russian invasion of Ukraine. All of the four speakers will offer a feminist perspective on social activities regarding peace and nonviolence […]

With Banners Held High 2022

Wood Street Wood Street, Wakefield, Yorkshire

Dust off those banners...With Banners Held High will be back on the streets of Wakefield this year. Come along with your banners, your flags and your placards and celebrate our history and plan for a green future. Assemble on Smyth Street from 10:45am, setting off at 11:30am, and arriving at Wood Street around 12:00pm.

Stop US nukes coming to Lakenheath!

RAF Lakenheath Chester St, Brandon, Yorkshire

Join Yorkshire CND to protest against the possible return of US nuclear weapons to RAF Lakenheath! We are organising a coach down south to protest against the return of US nuclear weapons to RAF Lakenheath. We will be joining peace groups from right across the country in sending a message, just like at Greenham Common, that we do not welcome […]

Nuclear Power: Insecure, Unsafe, Unsustainable – CND webinar

This webinar will look at the impact of nuclear power on the environment, health and security. It will explore how nuclear energy damages lives, communities and the environment, while also exploring the links between nuclear power and nuclear weapons. With guest speakers Dr Ian Fairlie, a leading consultant on radioactivity in the environment. and CND Vice-President and Scientific Advisor; and Lorraine Rekmans, […]

We Demand Better: CND bloc at TUC march and rally

Marylebone London

Join the CND anti-nuclear bloc at the Trades Union Congress march and rally to demand better – no nuclear weapons and a better quality of life for all. Working people have had enough. Everything’s going up but our wages. The government says it has no money but wants to spend at least £205 billion on new nuclear weapons. Join the […]

Leeds marks the TPNW Meeting of States Parties

Briggate Briggate, Leeds, Yorkshire

In the run-up to the UN Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons' (TPNW) first Meeting of States Parties, Leeds CND will be holding a lively information stall to spread the word, discuss the issues of disarmament and peace with the public, and make it clear that there are many of us who continue to recognise the TPNW even if […]

York Festival Of Ideas – War and Peace: Threats to global security

York Yorkshire

Taking place from 11 to 24 June this year, the Festival offers over 150 mostly free in-person and online events. This year’s Festival programme includes a Focus Day on 'War and Peace: Threats to global security'. The events are hybrid, and people can either attend one event in the series or come along for the whole day. Either way, attendance is […]

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Playing with Fire

City Park, Bradford Centenary Square, Bradford

Bradford will be hosting a stall/event to mark the first meeting of states parties to the UN Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons. Further details to be confirmed.

A Celebration of UN Treaty banning Nuclear Weapons

Cliffe Castle Park, Keighley Keighley, Yorkshire

Supporters of peace celebrated in 2021 when the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons (TPNW) entered into force. The states parties to the TPNW will meet for the first time in Vienna between 21st-23rd June, 2022. As a non-signatory, the UK can attend as an observer, but it is refusing to do so. Help us put pressure on the […]