Oct 3 2014

Hetty Bower

Memorial for peace and justice campaigner Hetty Bower 1905-2013
7:00pm, 3rd October
Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, London WC1R 4RL

For full details and a message from Hetty's daughters, see:  http://bit.ly/1ofBvZs

Speakers include:
Jeremy Corbyn MP
Bruce Kent
Frances Beckett, Author
Lisa Jardine, Historian
Pat Devine, Radical Economist  
Hilary Tyrrell, Oxfam
Pavel Seifter, Former Czech Ambassador to Britain  
Danny Braverman, Actor

Please email celebratinghettybower@gmail.com if you plan to attend.

Oct 4 2014

Keep Space for Peace Week Protest at RAF Croughton
12:00pm, 4th October
RAF Croughton, nr Brackley, Northamptonshire

As part of Keep Space for Peace Week/Drones Action Week join hundreds of activists to march and protest against US military bases in the UK and throughout the world. The US will be spending £200m to turn RAF Croughton into one of its largest international intelligence hubs. This major US communication and intelligence base supports many US military sites in Europe and is involved in world wide war operations.

Join us for "Full Spectrum Resistance to Full Spectrum Dominance"!

With speakers:
Lindis Percy,  Campaign for the Accountability of American Bases
Chris Coles, Drone Wars UK
Paul Mobbs, Croughtonwatch

There will be a minibus travelling from Oxford, leaving St Giles at 10:45 & Oxford Rail station 11:00am
Tickets £8.00 – pre booking essential – contact: 01865 248357 or oxonpeace@yahoo.co.uk

For further info and directions to RAF Crougton, download the leaflet

Oct 4 2014

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National Demonstration

Assemble 1pm, Saturday 4th October

Temple Place, London WC2R

 

Map: https://goo.gl/maps/pfcWs

Tube: Temple Station (District and Circle Lines)

 

Called by CND, Stop the War Coalition, British Muslim Initiative, Muslim Association of Britain

Oct 6 2014
NATO Summit – what next?
Dr John Cox and Paul Flynn MP will lead a discussion on ways ahead for the peace movement
 
The Community Hall
Newport Salvation Army
1 Hill Street, Newport NP20 1LZ
(Access via Ivor Street entrance – near Hill Street Car Park)
 
Meeting organised by Newport CND – phone 01633 211368 for more information
 
NOTE Before 7.00 pm there will be a brief meeting starting at 6.15 pm for local CND supporters, to allow time for future CND group activities to be scheduled
Oct 7 2014

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Fringe at Lib Dem Conference 2014

Rethink Trident: The 2015 Manifesto Debate

  • Kelly-Marie Blundell PPC (Guildford)
  • Kate Hudson, CND
  • David Grace, Lib Dems for Peace and Security

 

  • 6.15pm–7.15pm Tuesday 7th October
  • Picasso 2, Campanile Hotel
  • Tunnel St, Glasgow

Refreshments provided

Organised by Lib Dems for Peace and Security and supported by CND

Email  ben.folley@cnduk.org for more info

Oct 9 2014

Objection Overruled: Conscription and Conscience in the First World War
6:00pm, 9th October
Liverpool Auaker Meeting House, 22 School Lane, Liverpool L1 3BT

Join Liverpool Quakers Peace Group for an event with author David Boulton, who gives a fascinating insight into the realities facing those who "Deny the right of any government to make the slaughter of our fellows a bounden duty.’

David is a journalist, author and Humanist Quaker - the re-issue of Objection Overruled coincides with the Centenary Commemoration of World War 1.

This is the 6th John Hamilton Memorial Lecture. John Hamilton was a member of Liverpool Quaker Meeting, a local councillor and a dedicated advocate of peace and education. The lecture is held annually during Quaker week as part of their committment to contributing to the life of the city.

There will be a buffet at 6pm with the Lecture to start at 7pm.  

The event is free, donations can be made on the day. Register online here.

Oct 11 2014

Keep Space for Peace Week at Fylingdales
1:00pm, 11th October
RAF Fylingdales

Yorkshire CND and friends will meet at 1pm on Saturday 11th of October at Eller Beck on the A169 between Pickering and Whitby.

They will be touring around the Yorkshire moors spy base, followed by a peace picnic. Hope to see you there!

Get in touch with Yorkshire CND at info@yorkshirecnd.org.uk or 01274730795 if you need more information or if you'd like to share transport.

Oct 11 2014

Peace History Conference 2014

Alternative Voices of World War One: the courage of their convictions

Saturday 11 October, 9:30am-5pm

Imperial War Museum, Lambeth Road, London SE1

Organised by the Movement for the Abolition of War in association with the Imperial War Museum and the International Peace Bureau

Download the booking form or book online

Oct 18 2014

NHS Not Trident

 

Scrap Trident bloc on the TUC Britain Needs a Pay Rise demo

The Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament is forming a Scrap Trident bloc at the TUC Britain Needs a Pay Rise demo on 18th October.

 Join us in creating a sea of colour and help us spread our campaign message to spend money delivering public services not nuclear weapons. 

ASSEMBLE 


VOLUNTEER FOR CND

  • We need volunteers who can help with a busy but rewarding campaign day spreading our Scrap Trident message. 
  • * 20 volunteers will receive a free NHS Not Trident t-shirt *

 

If you can volunteer, please email: ben.folley@cnduk.org 

 

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