Members' forthcoming events

Easy to print list of NfP member events coming up in the next two months.

Tue, 24/11/2020 - 00:00
Witness and protest - Suspended until further notice
MENWITH HILL.

The WITNESS is currently suspended due to the COVID-19 restrictions. The Witness & Protest will be resumed when restrictions are lifted and it is safe to return.

Outside the main entrance to the American base at Menwith Hill (6-7.30 pm). Menwith Hill is on the A59 Harrogate to Skipton road) and nine miles from Harrogate North Yorkshire

NB We sometimes change the day of the demo. Please contact Sarah if you're thinking of coming up: sswift64@gmail.com, 01765 600928.

Main Gate, NSA/NRO MENWITH HILL
sswift64@gmail.com, 01765 600928
This is a regular event
Wed, 25/11/2020 - 19:00
Reclaiming Peace and Justice
Online

Bridging the gap between the peace and anti-racist movements.
Speakers include:
Leona Morgan, an indigenous community organiser and activist who has been fighting nuclear colonialism since 2007, alongside Joshua Virusami, an organiser from the Black Lives Matter movement in Britain, and the author of “How to Change It”. The webinar will be moderated by Mélina Villeneuve, from dED_UCATION, a campaign for demilitarising education.
See website for the Zoom link

Yorkshire CND
This is not a regular event
Wed, 25/11/2020 - 19:00
Travelling While Black with Nanjala Nyabola [online event]
Online

ousmans are pleased to welcome writer and political analyst Nanjala Nyabola to discuss her latest book Travelling While Black. What does it feel like to move through a world designed to limit and exclude you? What are the joys and pains of holidays for people of colour, when guidebooks are never written with them in mind? How are black lives today impacted by the othering legacy of colonial cultures and policies? What can travel tell us about our…

Housmans Bookshop
This is not a regular event
Tue, 01/12/2020 - 00:00
Witness and protest - Suspended until further notice
MENWITH HILL.

The WITNESS is currently suspended due to the COVID-19 restrictions. The Witness & Protest will be resumed when restrictions are lifted and it is safe to return.

Outside the main entrance to the American base at Menwith Hill (6-7.30 pm). Menwith Hill is on the A59 Harrogate to Skipton road) and nine miles from Harrogate North Yorkshire

NB We sometimes change the day of the demo. Please contact Sarah if you're thinking of coming up: sswift64@gmail.com, 01765 600928.

Main Gate, NSA/NRO MENWITH HILL
sswift64@gmail.com, 01765 600928
This is a regular event
Wed, 02/12/2020 - 19:30
Faringdon Peace Group meeting
Online

Are you a CND member in Faringdon or interested in finding out more? Come to this meeting via Zoom!

For details on how to join, please contact 01367 710308 or email steve.jenny@hotmail.com

Faringdon Peace Group
This is a regular event
Thu, 03/12/2020 - 19:00
“Red Metropolis: Socialism and The Government of London” with Owen Hatherley
Online

A polemical history of municipal socialism in London and an argument for turning this capitalist capital red again. London is conventionally seen as merely a combination of the financial centre in the City and the centre of governmental power in Westminster, a uniquely capitalist capital city. This book is about the third London a - social democratic twentieth-century metropolis, a pioneer in council housing, public enterprise, socialist design, radical local democracy and multiculturalism.

Housmans Bookshop
020 7837 4473
This is not a regular event
Fri, 04/12/2020 - 19:00
Peace is not just for Christmas
Online

Join us for an evening of talks on the future of Trident and nuclear weapons in what Noam Chomsky has called "The most dangerous moment in human history".

Let's remember that peace is not just for Xmas and keep building for a better future.

There will be a 10-minute opportunity to ask questions at the end of each talk, plus a general discussion at the end of the event.

RUNNING ORDER
7:00 Welcome from Trish Whitham (Facilitator)
7:05 Jane Tallents - Scotland and Trident
7:25: Dr. Michelle Bentley - Challenging Deterrence: The Nuclear Weapons Taboo
7:45 Peter Burt - What's inside AWE Aldermaston?
8:05 Rachel Western - Keeping it Simple - or Not
8:25 Open discussion
9:00 event ends

Aldermaston Women's Peace Camp
Booking: https://tinyurl.com/yyco49jj
This is not a regular event
Sun, 06/12/2020 - 00:00
Walk in Peace - Cancelled until further notice
London

Walk in Peace: A little bit of peace, starting with yourself – the first Sunday of every month. Please join us in a slow, silent walk in peace for peace. Meet by ‘Speakers Corner Café’, just south of Speaker’s Corner, Hyde Park (Marble Arch tube), at 10.55am to start walking at 11.00am, returning to starting point at 12 noon.

Walk in Peace
Contact: Clare 020 8755 0353 or beatrice@bmillar.com.
This is a regular event
Mon, 07/12/2020 - 19:00
Advent Peace Service
Online/various

This year our Advent Peace service will be an online event. Full details will follow soon but there will be music, song, powerful readings, messages for Palestine, and a ‘virtual’ marketplace afterwards. We are grateful that Julie McCann will be coordinating the music for us. Save the date!

Pax Christi
This is a regular event
Tue, 08/12/2020 - 00:00
London Pacifism and Nonviolence Discussion Group.
London

You don’t have to be a committed pacifist or nonviolentist to join in – meetings are open to anyone interested.
Events usually revolve around a particular topic chosen by participants at an earlier meeting. Anyone taking part can suggest topics for future meetings.
Tuesday 11 February): NONVIOLENCE AND SANCTIONS.
Tuesday 10 March: CAN A PACIFIST EVER BE A NATIONALIST?

If you have ideas of topics you'd like to see discussed in future months, bring your suggestions to one of the monthly meetings, or send them in (e-mail SecondTuesday@groupmail.com).

In Housmans Bookshop, 5 Caledonian Road, Kings cross, London N1
020-7278 4474 SecondTuesday@groupmail.com
This is a regular event