In March 2020, Calder Valley CND expanded our wonderful Greenham Common exhibition, featuring the memories and memorabilia of people in the valley who supported Greenham Common Women's Peace Camp. After a successful run at Hebden Bridge Hall, we moved it to The Artworks in Halifax, whose huge gallery space allowed us to display far more images. We included exhibits that […]
Join the Campaign for Peace, Disarmament and Common Security for this online panel discussion to discuss the new arms races and military confrontations between the US, NATO and Russia, and the need for a deeper understanding of these dynamics and where there are openings to defuse these dangerous confrontations. With guest speakers Prof. Alexey Gromyko, Chairman of the Council of Professors of the […]
No nuclear proliferation! No AUKUS pact! No New Cold War! Join the International Day of Action on Saturday, December 11th. CND has joined with the Australian and US peace movements to draw public attention to the new AUKUS military pact between the UK, US and Australia. The deal will give Australia nuclear-powered submarines – the first non-nuclear state to get […]
CND has joined with the Australian and US peace movements to draw public attention to the new AUKUS military pact between the UK, US and Australia. The deal will give Australia nuclear-powered submarines – the first non-nuclear state to get them. This is a dangerous escalation in the West’s ongoing confrontation with China that risks nuclear proliferation and breaches the […]
Join us for our final Regional Campaigners' Meeting where we will assess our activity over the past year and chart out a plan for 2022. As the climate catastrophe worsens and governments continue to prioritise military expenditure over a sustainable, just transition, it is vital we step up our campaigning. We will be discussing everything from divestment and nuclear ban […]
15th of January 2022 - 1pm Meet on Briggate, Leeds City Centre Bring pots, pans and anything to make noise!
A year on from the entry into force of the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons (TPNW), this Parliamentary CND meeting will look at the prospects of nuclear disarmament for Britain. The meeting will launch a new report – authored by Dr Rebecca Johnson – about the implications for Britain of the TPNW – and on the next steps […]
Exactly one year since the UN Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons entered into force, Yorkshire CND will be hosting its annual Annual General Meeting. Due to the extremely high number of Omicron cases, this event will now be taking place online. We will be joined by Kate Hudson, General Secretary of CND, and Simon Bowens from Friends of […]
What’s going on in Ukraine? Why are Russian troops at the border? What’s it got to do with NATO? Peace movements across Europe are addressing these questions, engaging with peace activists in Ukraine and beyond to work for a sustainable peace. Join the No to war – No to NATO network to discuss these key issues. With guest speakers: Kristine […]
CND is campaigning to get Britain to attend a major conference that is bringing together countries that have ratified the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons. The government must engage with this global agreement supported by the majority of the world’s states. Join us for this online event to discuss the campaign. Speakers TBC.