Mar 31 2014

No Faith in Trident - Kensington
7:00pm, 31st March
Milleret House, 23 Kensington Square, London W8 5HH

Join hosts the Religious of the Assumption for a discussion on Trident between Bruce Kent and Malcolm Rifkind.

All are welcome.

You can view Bruce's speech from the night here.

Apr 1 2014

No Faith in Trident - Southampton
7:00pm, 1st April
Immaculate Conception Church Hall, 346 Portswood Road, Southampton SO17 3SB

Join members of the Immaculate Conception Church for an evening meeting to discuss Trident with Bruce Kent.

All are welcome.

Apr 2 2014

No Faith in Trident - Bristol
"Peace, justice and our responsibility to actively work for peace"
3:30pm & 8:00pm, 2nd April
The Bradbury Hall, Trinity-Henleaze United Reformed Church, Waterford Road, Henleaze, Bristol, BS9 4BT

Join Bruce Kent and representatives from several faith communities to discuss "Peace, justice and our responsibility to actively work for peace".

The event will be hosted and chaired by Tracey Lewis, Chair of Bristol Multi Faith Forum, and will include Fr Richard Mckay (Christian), Sangeeta Dewan (Hindu), Amra Bone (Islam)

For more info contact Bristol Multi Faith Forum on 07834812663

 

We hope you will also join Bruce Kent in Bristol for an evening event:

8:00pm, 2nd April
Conference Space, Hamilton House, 80 Stokes Croft, BS1 3QY

With Bruce Kent, Brett Sparkes (Bristol People’s Assembly & South West Community Coordinator for UNITE.), other speakers TBA

All are welcome.

Apr 6 2014

No Faith in Trident - Stoke Newington, London
7:00pm, 6th April
St Mary’s Church, Stoke Newington Church Street, London N16 9ES

Join Bruce Kent and friends from across North London for an evening interfaith cultural event at St Mary's Old Church.

All are welcome.

Apr 8 2014

No Faith in Trident - Leicester
1:00pm, 8th April
Leicester Cathedral, St Martins House, 7 Peacock Lane, Leicester LE1 5PZ

All are welcome to a lunchtime Eucharist at Leicester Cathedral high altar.

Eucharist will be followed by a talk by Bruce Kent on Morality and practicality, nuclear weapons and Trident replacement.

Apr 8 2014

No Faith in Trident - Leicester
7:30pm, 8th April
Leicester Secular Hall, 75 Humberstone Gate, Leicester LE1 1WB

Join Bruce Kent for a question and answer session about Trident with a diverse multi-faith audience. Questions about nuclear weapons that are not only framed in US/UK/Western terms will be welcomed!

All are welcome.

Apr 9 2014

No Faith in Trident - Birstall
10:30am, 9th April
Birstall Methodist Church, Wanlip Lane, Birstall, Leicester LE4 4JS

Join members of the Birstall Methodist Church for coffee and a chat about Trident with Bruce Kent.

All are welcome.

Apr 9 2014

No Faith in Trident - Loughborough
2:30pm, 9th April
United Reformed Church, 39 Frederick Street, Loughborough LE11 3BH

Join members of the Loughborough United Reformed Church for a talk on ‘How to Rid the World of All Nuclear Weapons’ with Bruce Kent.

All are welcome.

Apr 9 2014

No Faith in Trident - Coalville
7:00pm, 9th April
St Wilfrid’s Roman Catholic Church, 53, London Road, Coalville LE67 3JB

Join members of the St Wilfrid’s Roman Catholic Church for a talk on ‘Nuclear Weapons: Immoral and Illegal’ with Bruce Kent.

All are welcome.

Apr 10 2014

No Faith in Trident - Leicester
12:00pm, 10th April
Neve Shalom, The Synagogue, 24 Avenue Road, Stoneygate, Leicester LE2 3EA

Join members of Neve Shalom, Quaker Meeting of Leicester, and the Clarendon Park Womens Interfaith Group for a meeting with Bruce Kent.

All are welcome.

Apr 10 2014

No Faith in Trident - St Albans
8:00pm, 10th April
Sacred Heart Centre, 14 Beaconsfield Rd, St Albans AL1 3RB

Join the Sacred Heart Centre for a talk with Bruce Kent on Trident & Justice.

All are welcome.

Apr 11 2014

No Faith in Trident - Catford
7:30pm, 11th April
Lewisham Town Hall, Catford Rd, London SE6 4RU

Bruce Kent and Dr Rebecca Johnson will talk about how unwise it is to waste money on renewing the Trident nuclear weapons system when billions of pounds of investment are needed to eradicate poverty.

Refreshments from 6:30 pm.

Meeting organised by Forest Hill & Sydenham CND and Lewisham & Greenwich CND - join them on Facebook

Download the leaflet for the meeting here

All are welcome.

Apr 12 2014

No Faith in Trident - Chesham
7:00pm, 12th April
Friends Meeting House, Bellingdon Road, Chesham, Bucks HP5 2HA

Join members of the local Baptist, United Reformed Church, and Quakers for a meeting with Bruce Kent.  

All are welcome.

Apr 14 2014

Global Day of Action on Military Spending
11:00am, 14th April
London (and across the globe!)

The UK has the 4th highest military spending in the world, and Trident replacement is likely to cost more than £100billion. As public sector cuts continue, CND is joining with people from across the globe to say that it's time to change priorities.

Join us in London:

Meet 11:00am @ DFID, 22 Whitehall, then to

  • Department of Energy and Climate Change
  • Foreign & Commonwealth Office
  • Department of Health
  • Ministry of Defence, Horseguards Avenue at 12:30pm

With speakers from CND, Medact, War on Want, Scientists for Global Responsibility and Pax Christi

For further information and details of events across the UK, see demilitarize.org.uk

Apr 15 2014

No Faith in Trident - London Muslim Centre
'A Safer World Without Nuclear Weapons'
6:30pm, 15th April
London Muslim Centre, 46 Whitechapel Road, London E1 1JX

CND-LMC-lowresCome together with community leaders, activists, and people of faith and none to make a united stand against nuclear weapons.

Speakers:
Bruce Kent, peace activist & former Roman Catholic Priest
Shaykh Abdul Qayum, Chief Imam of East London Mosque
Kate Hudson, CND General Secretary
Anas Altikriti, Community activist & CEO of Cordoba Foundation (TBC)

All are welcome to this free event.

For full details please download the flyer.

Apr 22 2014

No Faith in Trident - Sunderland
3:00pm, 22nd April
Interfaith Centre, Wear Bank House, Charles St, Sunderland SR6 0AN

Join the Sunderland interfaith community for an informal discussion with Bruce Kent.

Please contact chaplain@sunderland.ac.uk if you would like to attend.

Apr 22 2014

No Faith in Trident - Sunderland
7:30pm, 22nd April
Sunderland Minster, High St W, Sunderland SR1 3ET

Join members of Sunderland Minster and the wider community for an evening meeting on Trident with Bruce Kent.

All are welcome.

Apr 23 2014

No Faith in Trident - Darlington
6:00pm, 23rd April
Friends Meeting House, 6 Skinnergate, Darlington DL3 7NB

Join Friends from Darlington for music at 6:00pm followed by a meeting at 7:00pm with Bruce Kent, chaired by Michael Wright.

All are welcome.

Apr 24 2014

No Faith in Trident - Wakefield
2:00pm, 24th April
Quaker Meeting House, Thornhill St, Wakefield WF1 1NQ

Join Friends from Wakefield for a meeting about Trident with Bruce Kent.

All are welcome.

Apr 25 2014

No Faith in Trident - Hitchin
7:00pm, 25th April
Our Lady Immaculate & St Andrew Church Parish Hall, Nightingale Rd, Hitchin, SG5 1QS

Join members of Our Lady Immaculate & St Andrew Church for a meeting about Trident with Bruce Kent.

All are welcome.

Apr 26 2014

No Faith in Trident - Westminster Interfaith
2:00pm, 26th April
Wandsworth Quaker Meeting House, 59 Wandsworth High Street, London SW18 2PT

Join Bruce Kent for an afternoon discussion with the Westminster Interfaith group comprised of Friends, Buddhists and Muslims.

Apr 26 2014

Tony Benn - Assessing his Legacy for the Left
2:00pm, 26th April
Brockway Room, Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, London WC1R 4RL

A seminar to assess Tony Benn's contribution to British politics. Speakers will look at the historical roots of his commitment to socialism, his record in and
out of office, some of the key causes he championed, and his role as a populariser of history.

Speakers include:
Keith Flett, London Socialist Historians Group
Duncan Bowie, University of Westminster, reviews editor of Chartist magazine
Willie Thompson, historian, former editor of Socialist History
Stefan Dickers, Library and Archives Manager, Bishopsgate Institute
Jon Lansman, editor of Left Futures, CLPD
Stan Newens, ex-MP, ex-MEP; President SHS
Kate Hudson, CND general secretary, historian
(all speakers in their personal capacity)

Nearest tube: Holborn

Admission free of charge, retiring collection

The meeting will be preceded by the Socialist History Society AGM from 1:00 pm.

Organised by the Socialist History Society

Apr 28 2014

Chernobyl Commemoration
11:30am, 28th April
Outside Burnley College, Princess Way, Burnley, BB12 0AN

Join East Lancashire CND for a commemoration of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster. They'll be available for chat at their stall outside Burnley College.

Apr 28 2014

No Faith in Trident - Preston
'Time to Scrap Trident'
7:00pm, 28th April
St Wilfrid's Parish Centre, 1 Winckley Square, Preston PR1 3JJ

Join members of St Wilfrid's and Lancaster District CND for a meeting titled 'Time to Scrap Trident' with Bruce Kent.

All are welcome.

For more info contact Maggie Mc Sherry, Lancaster Faith & Justice Commission 01524 383081

Apr 28 2014

No Faith in Trident - Keswick
1:30pm, 28th April
Friends Meeting House, Elliott Park, Keswick, CA12 5NZ

Join Bruce Kent with Friends from Keswick for a lunchtime meeting on Trident.

All are welcome.

Apr 29 2014

No Faith in Trident - Chesterfield
12:00pm, 29th April
Friends Meeting House, 27 Ashgate Road, Brockwell Lane, Chesterfield

Join Bruce Kent with Friends from Chesterfield for a lunchtime meeting on Trident.

All are welcome.

Apr 29 2014

No Faith in Trident - Sheffield
7:00pm, 28th April
Friends Meeting House, 10 St James' St, Sheffield S1 2EW

Join Bruce Kent with Friends from Sheffield for an evening meeting on Trident.

All are welcome.

Apr 30 2014

No Faith in Trident - Haringey, London
7:30pm, 30th April
St John Vianney, West Green Road, London N15 3QH

Join Bruce Kent with members of St John Vianney parish and the wider community for a meeting on Trident.

All are welcome.

Organised by Westminster Diocese Justice & Peace Commission

May 8 2014

Security & Defence: What does the Church say?
7:30pm, 8th May
Blackfriars, 64 St Giles, Oxford OX1 3LY

Join Bruce Kent at an event titled Security & Defence: What does the Church say?

Followed by questions & discussion.

All are welcome.

This event is organised by Pax Christi.

For further information please ring 01865 725801 / 01235 525997 or see paxchristi.org.uk/events

Jun 6 2014

Peace Event Sarajevo  
2014: 100 years after World War I
6th-9th June 2014

Join the biggest international peace event of 2014. Held over several days, the Peace Event will consist of an international forum, cultural events, and a youth camp.

The international forum consists of more than 100 workshops, plenary sessions, keynote speeches, conferences and roundtable discussions in central places of the city. Prominent speakers, such as the Nobel Peace Prize Laureates Mairead Maguire and Adolfo Perez Esquivel, will take part in the opening and closing ceremonies.

International forum workshops will be based around the issues of:

  • A Culture of Peace and Nonviolence
  • Gender, Women and Peace
  • Militarism and Alternatives
  • Peace and Social Justice
  • Reconciliation and Dealing with the Past

Download the full programme of international forum workshops here.

For full details and to register for the international forum or youth camp, see www.peaceeventsarajevo2014.eu

Jun 22 2014

Milton Keynes Peace Pagoda Anniversary
10:30am, 22nd June
Milton Keynes Peace Pagoda, Brickhill Street, Willen Lake, Milton Keynes MK15 0BG   

The Anniversary of Milton Keynes Peace Pagoda will be celebrated on Sunday 22nd June.

The programme will run from 10:30am to 3:30pm and will include a Buddhist ceremony, multi-faith peace prayers, speakers on nuclear weapons and non-violent actions, and an afternoon multi-cultural celebration.

Lunch will be provided for everybody. We hope to see you there and many thanks for your support.

For more info contact 01908 663652

Jul 31 2014

Peace News Summer Camp 2014
31 July - 4 August, Leiston, Suffolk
www.peacenewscamp.info

Join peace and justice activists from across Europe to mark the centenary of the First World War and declare peace on the 100th anniversary of the day that Britain declared war on Germany.

Speakers include Professor Paul Rogers of Bradford School of Peace Studies.

Workshops and activities include: ‘The World is My Country’: Stories of the Resistance to the First World War / Syria in Crisis / Radical Clowning / Countering the Militarisation of Youth Across Europe / Samba / Communicating Nonviolently / The First World War Seen From the Global South / Vegan Cake-making / Remembering Howard Clark / Improving Facilitation / Better Strategies for Winning Campaigns / Singing / Making Nonviolent Revolution / Radical Knitting / Yoga / Consensus Decision-Making / Chomsky's Politics

Book your tickets here: http://tinyurl.com/pnsc2014bookings
Facebook: http://tinyurl.com/PNSCFB2014

Aug 9 2014

Demonstration at AWE Aldermaston & AWE Burghfield - Rolling out the Wool Against Weapons scarf

Saturday, 9th August

Join the hundreds of people who are currently involved in knitting and crocheting pieces of a pink scarf that will stretch seven miles, as part of the Wool against Weapons initiative. The scarf will be rolled out between the atomic weapon factories at AWE Aldermaston and AWE Burghfield in a protest against Trident on Nagasaki Day. 

For more information about the event and how you can get involved locally, see www.cnduk.org/wool

Join the event on Facebook here.