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) […]

Yorkshire CND & Dman and Friends presents: Make Love Not War

Sidney & Matilda Rivelin Works, 46B Sidney St, Sheffield, United Kingdom

The Leeds-based legends Dman and Friends are collaborating with Yorkshire CND for a valentine's special in Sheffield! Expect a night of great music, helping to raise awareness of the importance of peace and nuclear disarmament. Featuring DJs playing disco, northern soul and various crowd pleasers of the club tune variety. TICKETS ARE £7 (raising money for Yorkshire CND) OR PAYF […]

Exposed! The secret US/UK nuclear weapons agreement – a CND and Declassified UK webinar

Online

CND and Declassified UK invite you to join our upcoming webinar exploring the murky treaty linking the US and Britain's nuclear weapons. In place since 1958, the Mutual Defence Agreement (MDA) oversees the transfer of nuclear technologies that enable Britain to maintain and modernise its nuclear arsenal. Renewed every ten years, the MDA is up for extension in 2024 - […]

Beyond the Mushroom Cloud: The Economics of Nuclear Aggression

Online

The nuclear weapons industry includes a couple dozen companies that build the parts necessary for nuclear weapons. Behind these companies are investors that provide the resources needed to secure contracts to build nuclear weapons. ICAN and PAX publish regular updates on these companies and their financial backers. Find out more about the banks, pension funds, asset managers and other investors […]

Weaponising Universities: Research Collaborations between UK Universities and the Military Industrial Complex

An online panel discussion including the author, Okopi Ajonye, who will be joined by: Victoria Araj from the University of Lincoln, Andy Stirling from the University of Sussex, and River Butterworth from the University of Nottingham. This event will be facilitated by CAAT's Sam Perlo-Freeman. This new report discusses the deepening links between universities in the UK, the arms industry, and military research, including arms industry-funded […]

Online Discussion: Uranium Mining

Dimity Hawkins (Nuclear Truth Project, ICAN Australia), Myrriah Gómez (University of New Mexico) and Yaroslav Koshelev (Technical University of Berlin) will be the featured speakers at our upcoming online event, which is part of our Nuclear Survivors campaign. We are thrilled to host these inspiring individuals who will share their insights on uranium mining. The speakers are related to organizations […]

Discover Nuclear Test Veterans’ Stories

The story of the United Kingdom's nuclear testing programme after the Second World War is not widely known. This event, presented by Lottie Selwyn from Big Ideas, is an opportunity to hear the veterans stories. The session includes a special screening of four films in which young people from England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland interview nuclear test veterans, an […]