Forthcoming events

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Wed, 03/10/2018 - 00:00
Women in Black Silent vigil
London

Women in Black Silent vigil against militarism and war.
Women only, wear black if possible.
In February the vigils will be about Palestine and Israel.

Future vigils – see attached timetable.

Edith Cavell Statue, St Martin's Place, London WC2.
This is a regular event
Fri, 05/10/2018 - 18:00
Helmand to Hiroshima: The March for Peace
Oxford

With Maya Evans, Peace activist.

Maya Evans is one of the few UK peace activists who regularly visits Afghanistan to observe the ongoing war and to support Afghan peace activists.

Recently she participated in a peace walk from Okinawa to Hiroshima to mark the 73rd anniversary of the dropping of the Atomic bomb, as well as raising awareness about the 33 U.S. Marine bases on the Island of Okinawa.

Maya will talk about her eye witness experiences in both countries.

New Road Baptist Church Bonn Square OX1 1LQ
This is not a regular event
Sat, 06/10/2018 - 00:00
Vigil for Peace
Norwich

Outside St. Peter Mancroft first Saturday of each mont.

St. Peter Mancroft Chantry Rd, Norwich NR2 1QZ
This is a regular event
Sat, 06/10/2018 - 00:00
Keep Space for Peace Week.
Worldwide
This is a regular event
Sat, 06/10/2018 - 10:15
The Frontier of Control: Workplace Regimes from 19th Century to the 21st Century Gig Economy: we are fighting back
Leeds

Independent Working Class Education Network Seminar

Swarthmore Centre, 2 - 7 Woodhouse Square, Leeds LS3 1AD.
book a place now by emailing Keith Venables at iwceducation@yahoo.co.uk
This is not a regular event
Sat, 06/10/2018 - 11:00
Christian CND AGM and annual Conference
Coventry

Speakers include: Canon Sarah Hills from Coventry Cathedral will provide our welcome and talk about the work being done in Coventry to bring about peace and reconciliation. Ben Niblett from Tearfund will talk about campaigning successes and engaging Christians. Janet Fenton from Northern Friends Peace Board will talk about latest developments with the Ban Treaty and what the UK can do to engage.
The Christian CND Annual General Meeting will take place at the end of the Conference. All are welcome to stay for the AGM though only Christian CND members will be eligible to vote.

Christian CND
020 7700 4200 christians@cnduk.org
This is a regular event
Sat, 06/10/2018 - 12:00
Keep Space for Peace
USAF Croughton

No ‘Space Force’.
National march and rally – Speakers:
Paul Mobbs – ‘Croughtonwatch’
Peter Burt – ‘Drones UK’
Maya Evans – ‘Voices for Creative Non-violence’
Speakers / Music / Food / Banners / Campaigners
‘RAF’ Croughton main gate is on the B4031, off the A43, 2 miles North of M40 junction 10, just South of Brackley, Northamptonshire.

Oxford CND
01865 248357 / oxonpeace@yahoo.co.uk
This is a regular event
Sun, 07/10/2018 - 00:00
Walk in Peace
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
Sun, 07/10/2018 (All day)
The anniversary of a disastrous war
UK

7th October will mark the 17th anniversary of the invasion of Afghanistan by the US, the UK and several of its allies.
Day of action to demand the immediate withdrawal of UK troops from Afghanistan. In London there will be handing in a letter of protest on Friday 5th October at Downing Street.
Petition here: http://www.stopwar.org.uk/index.php/resources/petitions/3139-end-war-afg...

This is not a regular event
Sun, 07/10/2018 - 13:00
Shadow World
London

Film Showing and Author Talk.
The Shadow World film provides unique insight into the global arms trade, a business that counts its profits in billions and its costs in human lives. Winner of the 2016 Edinburgh Film Festival, for Best Documentary Feature Film, it has been called "an uncompromising exposure of what is really behind the arms trade" (CineEurope)
The film will be followed by a talk from Andrew Feinstein, author, and expert on the impact of the global trade in weapons.

Free to attend, donations welcome.
Friends Meeting House, 52 St Martins Lane, London. WC2N 4EA
CAAT
This is not a regular event