#NOWAR2021 VIRTUAL CONFERENCE – From Weapons Fairs to War Zones: Unravelling the War Machine

Yorkshire

#NoWar2021 is a unique event that brings together a global grassroots coalition of individuals and organizations around the topic of CANSEC and the global arms trade. As North America’s largest weapons expo, CANSEC typically brings together 12,000+ government and military officials and weapons industry reps from 55 countries to Ottawa each year. Due to the coronavirus pandemic and pressure from […]

Don’t Bank on the Bomb Day of Action: NatWest and Barclays

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 […]

No to NATO counter-summit: Global NATO – the threat to war

Yorkshire

The North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (NATO) is a nuclear-armed military alliance which is an obstacle to a peaceful world and global nuclear disarmament. CND is supporting the No to NATO international network’s counter-summit, taking place in protest at the NATO leaders’ summit taking place at the same time. This webinar will discuss NATO as a global militarist actor. Introduction Heinz Bierbaum, Germany, […]

No to NATO counter-summit: Dissolution of NATO – for solidarity, sustainability and disarmament

Yorkshire

The North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (NATO) is a nuclear-armed military alliance which is an obstacle to a peaceful world and global nuclear disarmament. CND is supporting the No to NATO international network’s counter-summit, taking place in protest at the NATO leaders’ summit taking place at the same time. This webinar will discuss how we can challenge NATO and promote human […]

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Leeds CND meeting (Zoom)

Yorkshire

Local organising meeting for Leeds Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament currently meeting on Zoom due to social distancing. Meetings are kept to an hour and all are welcome. Yorkshire CND is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. Topic: Leeds CND Meeting Time: June 16, 2020 06:00 PM London Every month on the Second Wed, until Sep 9, 2020, 5 occurrence(s) […]

Leeds Annual Olof Palme Memorial Peace Lecture

Zoom

“Marcelo Bielsa – How to reinvent a football club, a city, and the world” by Anthony Clavane Lecturer in Multimedia Journalism, Essex University. Anthony Clavane is a Leeds born journalist, university lecturer and author. Anthony attended Roundhay School as a boy and went on to work as a sports journalist on the Sunday Mirror. He is currently a lecturer in […]

People’s Assembly National Demonstration

Yorkshire

This government has made it clear it wants working people to pay for the coronavirus crisis. Its pitiful offer to the nurses, the public sector pay freeze, lack of sick pay, while contracts are granted to their friends and cronies tells you that. Meanwhile there are further subsidies to companies while we are facing mass unemployment levels when furlough ends. […]

Workshop for CND groups: fundraising

Yorkshire

Fundraising is an essential part of a campaigner’s work – we need to raise the money before we can spend it! Join this workshop for CND groups to share tips, tricks, experiences and best practices in all things fundraising-related, both online and in-person. Register here. For any enquiries, please contact information@cnduk.org

Leeds Keep Our NHS Public: NHS Anniversary Protest

Seventy-three years ago, despite a war-ravaged economy, we created the world’s first universal health service: the NHS. Now as we battle the most serious pandemic in 100 years, with millions on waiting lists, the NHS is being thanked and applauded – but starved of real resources. The truth is the NHS was struggling well before the Covid-19 pandemic, after years […]

Menwith Hill Accountability Campaign: Independence from America Event 2021

Menwith Hill Menwith Hill, Harrogate, North Yorkshire

Join the Menwith Hill Accountability Campaign for Independence from America Day 2021. There will be an event to mark this occasion, both at the Base and on-line. Supporters of MHAC will be at the Main Gate to hand in a letter to the Base commander and to speak to Squadron Leader Geoff Dickson, RAF. There will be a live link […]