Global Days of Action on Military Spending

Yorkshire

The Global Day of Action on Military Spending (GDAMS) has been taking place across the world since 2011, to coincide with the release of the SIPRI figures on world wide military spending. The new figures are a media opportunity and by joining together with groups across the world we’re better able to amplify this vital issue in the public consciousness. […]

Nuclear power: the jobs myth – CND webinar

Yorkshire

Join this online event organised by CND’s trade union advisory group. New nuclear is being sold as a panacea for energy security and meeting decarbonisation targets. Indeed, the much trailed UK government emergency energy security strategy announced on April 7th, has new-nuclear central to this. Along with the promise of “secure, clean and affordable British energy for the long term” […]

Defining Peace (Exhibition Opening)

Kala Sangam St. Peters House 1 Forster Square, BD1 4TY City of Bradford St. Peters House 1 Forster Square, Bradford, Yorkshire

Defining Peace is a new exhibition from The Peace Museum, which asks the question “what is peace?”. As well as exploring the history of peacemaking through some of the museum’s collections, you’ll be able to add to the exhibition with your ideas about peace. Join them to launch this exhibition from 6-8pm on Tuesday 10 May. Tickets are free, but must […]

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, […]

Confronting the UK’s Weapons of Mass Terror: Disarmament Camp

Faslane Peace Camp Helensburgh G84 8NU, Helensburgh

Join Trident Ploughshares and XR Peace who are facilitating a gathering of people to peacefully confront the UK’s ongoing addiction to the possession and deployment of horrific and illegal weapons of mass destruction. Where? At and around the Faslane/Coulport nuclear weapon complex in western Scotland. Why? Faslane and Coulport are the deployment sites for the UK’s nuclear weapon system, comprising the […]

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 […]