Militarism and Climate Change

Imagine Leeds 11 Albion Street, 7th floor, Leeds

Talks and discussion of the links between militarism, the military-industrial complex, the fossil fuel industry and climate change. Speakers Dr Phil Webber, Chair of Scientists for Global Responsibility. Phil has co-authored London After the Bomb, and Crisis Over Cruise. He was one of the organisers of the London Nuclear Warfare Tribunal (1983). More recently, he has contributed to or written […]

Peace & Craft fair 2023

Victoria Hall, Saltaire, BD18 3JS Victoria Rd, Saltaire, United Kingdom

The Yorkshire CND Peace & Craft Fair is back this year in the glorious surroundings of Victoria Hall in Saltaire on Saturday 25th November 2023, from 10am-4pm. We will have live music, both inside and out, among a wide variety of things to get stuck into. From children’s activities to a super café setup, we are looking forward to the day as […]

Artists Against The Bomb: From York to New York (exhibition)

SPARK 17-21 Piccadilly, York

Join us for our launch event at SPARK's event space, to see a collection of prints from ICAN's collection and badge designs from the archive of Leeds CND. Featuring a talk by Alasdair Beal + live music from The Teruki Chan and Harvey Parkin Christie Dúó. This event forms part of Nuclear Ban Week, which coincides with the MSP happening […]

A CONVERSATION WITH JOHN CRACE

Join the Grassington & District Peace Group with Skipton Quakers for their 14thAnnual Peace Group Lecture. John is the Parliamentary Sketchwriter at the Guardian, and a witty commentator on the daily antics of our politicians. He will sign copies of his new book: 'Depraved New World - Please Hold: the Government Will be with You Shortly' Copies available at £12.50 […]

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Stand With Gaza In Your Workplace – webinar

Last Wednesday, thousands of workers and students in hundreds of workplaces, colleges and universities took action calling for a permanent ceasefire. This Thursday (7 Dec) StWC and CND are calling on all those in work, college or university to Stand With Gaza by organising a walkout, lunchtime or early morning protest (or other collective action) calling for our government to […]

COP28 demo & workshops (Leeds)

Imagine Leeds 11 Albion Street, 7th floor, Leeds

Please come to Imagine Leeds on 9th December for a look at what real climate action could be like. This event will be following the rally for Climate Justice that will happen at 11am the same day in Briggate https://www.facebook.com/events/681549844181893 From 12.30pm onwards on Sat 9th December, we will be welcoming everyone to come and enjoy some refreshments, see displays […]

YCND 2024 AGM

Quaker Meeting House 188 Woodhouse Lane, Leeds, West Yorkshire

Yorkshire CND AGM DATE/time: Saturday 6th January 2024 (1:30-4:15pm) LOCATION: Quaker Meeting House, 188 Woodhouse Lane, Leeds, LS2 9DX In a few weeks, Yorkshire CND will be holding our 2024 Annual General Meeting. We are delighted to announce that Fabian Hamilton MP (previous holder of the Shadow Minister for Peace and Disarmament position in the Labour Party) will be our key […]

Ceasefire now! Global day for Gaza! – National march for Palestine

Assemble Bank Junction London

Join us as we march in London calling for an end to the war in Gaza and for a full ceasefire now! Assemble 12 noon at Bank Junction to march to Parliament Square. Route as follows: This march is part of a global day of action for Gaza. Protest called by: Palestine Solidarity Campaign, Friends of Al-Aqsa, Stop the War […]

7th Annual Student / Young Pugwash Conference

King's College London Strand Campus, Dockrill Room (K6.07), London, United Kingdom

The venue is King’s College London, Strand Campus, Dockrill Room (K6.07). Registration will take place from 9.30am and the first session will start at 10am. The subject of the conference is ‘Artificial Intelligence: implications for peace and security’. We want to encourage new thinking on the legal, political and technical questions associated with this topic, with a focus on ethical science.   […]

E.P. Thompson at 100

Trinity Sixth Form Academy Halifax

E.P. Thompson lived with his wife Dorothy in Halifax for 17 years between 1948 - 1965. A commemorative Blue Plaque was put up on their home at Holly Bank, Siddal, in 2013. To celebrate what would have been Thompson's 100th birthday, Calderdale TUC (with support from the Society for the Study of Labour History, Yorkshire CND and the Independent Working Class Education Network) […]