Trident

  • Who will this new Trident defend us against?

    By on 20th December 2014

    No one seems to have an answer to this. It will be useless against terrorists who are supposed to...

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  • How much does replacing Trident cost?

    By on 20th December 2014

    At least £100 billion. Building new submarines will cost over £25bn. Then the running costs will be around £60bn...

    Yorkshire Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament
  • So what are these alternatives?

    By on 20th December 2014

    The report argues for an end to a nuclear-armed submarine being on constant patrol. This would mean a reduction...

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  • What do they want to replace it with?

    By on 20th December 2014

    A very similar submarine-based system. Due to the Liberal Democrats being opposed to a like-for-like replacement, the Coalition Agreement...

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  • Why does the government want to replace it?

    By on 20th December 2014

    Because the whole system will wear out sometime between 2025 and 2030.

    Yorkshire Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament