Arms Trade

Farnborough Air Show - Quaker meeting for worship

Sun, 20/07/2014 - 16:00
Town/City: 
FARNBOROUGH.

A Quaker meeting for worship will take place outside the Farnborough Air Show. Non-Quakers are welcome to join us. Near the pedestrian entrance (Gate B) to the Farnborough Air Show.

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Musical Protest against the Arms Fair.

Sat, 02/08/2014 - 14:00 - 17:00
Town/City: 
LONDON.

Outside the ExCeL exhibition centre which is the chosen venue for another planned “DSEi” arms fair. 2-5pm. You can also join in if you are not musical. We need people to collect a petition, hold up posters, give out leaflets etc. Custom House DLR Station ( via the DLR itself ) or bus routes 147, 241, 325, 541 (541 is a free bus route from Canning Town) From Custom House DLR Station or Victoria Dock Road E16 3BY, follow the signs to ExCeL. We will be at the end of the walkway just before you get to the entrance to the exhibition centre.

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Protest Liverpool's arms fair

Tue, 10/06/2014 - 00:00 - Thu, 12/06/2014 - 00:00
Town/City: 
LIVERPOOL.

This year U.D.T. 2014 [ Underwater ‘Defence’ Technology ] arms fare and conference will take place in Liverpool. This is an event which its organisers describe as: ‘The global event for underwater defence and security’. It is an arms fair. Merseyside Peace Network will be holding a protest outside of the event from 08:30. on the morning of June 10th. "On the last day of U.D.T., June 12th 2014, a wreath will be presented to the organisers of the arms fare in memory of all those who will be killed as a result U.D.T. 2014".

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Demo outside London Transport Museum

Sat, 05/04/2014 - 14:00
Town/City: 
LONDON.

Demo outside London Transport Museum re their sponsorship by arms company Thales.
We will have leaflets to hand out and a banner. See http://www.caat.org.uk/campaigns/public-institutions/london-transport-mu... for more details about the campaign.

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Manchester Campaign Day

Sat, 06/09/2014 (All day)
Town/City: 
Manchester

Bringing campaigners in the North West together to challenge the arms trade on our doorstep.

More information nearer the time!

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Public Speaking training

Sat, 24/05/2014 (All day)
Town/City: 
London

Come along to this skill share workshop to learn more about the art of public speaking and to prepare for any upcoming actions!

More information coming soon.

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Skills for Creative Action

Sat, 12/04/2014 (All day)
Town/City: 
London

Join Stop the Arms Fair London for a day of skill sharing and brainstorming for new and exciting ways to take action. A great way to meet new people and discover some tricks of the trade!

More information coming soon.

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Disarm the London Transport Museum

Fri, 14/03/2014 (All day)
Town/City: 
EVERYWHERE.

Help us stop the London Transport Museum taking money from an arms company - join us for an online day of action. Show your frustration on Facebook, your torment on Twitter, and your exasperation via email. We will be bombarding the London Transport Museum with messages all day to show them just how many people oppose their links to the arms trade. Starting at 8:00am and lasting all day. Find the London Transport Museum online here:
Facebook: www.facebook.com/ltmuseum
Twitter: tweet @ltmuseum, hashtag #disarmltm

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Smash EDO Open Meeting

Wed, 12/02/2014 - 18:30
Town/City: 
BRIGHTON

A CALL-OUT FOR DONATIONS!!! Smash EDO are urgently in need of money to pay for activists' court fines. Please make donations to: Sussex ESF, Sort code 309528, account number 04127007 (Lloyds BANK). Please email us and inform us you have made a donation. Alternatively you can send a cheque (payable to Sussex ESF) to Smash EDO, C/O Unemployed Centre, 6 Tilbury Place, Brighton, East Sussex BN2 0GY. http://www.smashedo.org.uk/

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Music outside the Baby Show.

Sat, 22/02/2014 - 14:00 - 17:00
Town/City: 
LONDON

Outside the ExCeL exhibition centre which is the chosen venue for another planned “DSEi” arms fair. The music is not just a busk or for entertainment, we spread the word that Excel, not only hosts the benign shows, but also hosts Arms Fairs. We are always supported by a great jazz band, and sometimes other musicians. More musicians and singers and performers (eg jugglers) are welcome to join us. You can also join in if you are not musical. We need people to collect a petition, hold up posters, give out leaflets etc. Custom House DLR Station from there follow the signs to ExCeL.

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Music protest outside the Boat Show and Wedding Show

Sat, 11/01/2014 - 14:00 - 17:00
Town/City: 
LONDON

Followed by Planning Meeting in La Barrique at 5pm. Outside the ExCeL exhibition centre which is the chosen venue for another planned “DSEi” arms fair. The music is not just a busk or for entertainment, we spread the word that Excel, not only hosts the benign Show to which the public are walking, but also hosts Arms Fairs.
We are always supported by a great jazz band, and sometimes other musicians.
More musicians and singers and performers (eg jugglers) are welcome to join us.
You can also join in if you are not musical.

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Send arms dealers to the Tower

Wed, 06/11/2013 - 18:30
Town/City: 
LONDON

Take part in a spooky action at the arms dealers’ ghoulish dinner. High-level arms dealers and arms dealing civil servants are meeting at the Tower of London for a £200-a-head dinner to “Raise [their] profile” and “forge and strengthen strategic alliances”.
They’ve chosen a ghoulish location for their dinner, so let’s haunt them as they arrive! Feel free to come in the most ghoulish costume you can find and help spread the word.
http://www.stopthearmsfair.org.uk/events/send-arms-dealers-to-the-tower/

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Arms Trade on Trail - Occupy vs the Arms Fair.

Mon, 04/11/2013 - 09:00
Town/City: 
LONDON

7 people were arrested and charged for blocking entrances to the DSEI arms fair as part of a mass action on September 8th. Come and demonstrate your support outside the court. https://www.facebook.com/events/1414329932128337/?source=1

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Ayrshire CND & Ayrshire Peace Group United Nations Peace Day event

Fri, 20/09/2013 - 19:30 - 21:30
Town/City: 
KILMARNOCK

Speakers include Bruce Kent, Mark Bitel (CAAT) and local MP Cathy Jamieson as well as live music by local artists.

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Vigil outside the constituency office of Business Secretary Vince Cable MP

Fri, 06/09/2013 - 17:30 - 19:00
Town/City: 
Twickenham

Join us outside the constituency office of Business Secretary Vince Cable MP, who is responsible for licensing arms exports. We will be reminding him that it is wrong for our government to promote and subsidise arms sales to repressive regimes and wrong to positively encourage poorer countries to divert scarce resources from health and education to weapons.

Please come and support these vigils.

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The arms industry: Making profit from war and death

Mon, 19/08/2013 - 18:30
Town/City: 
LONDON

Batteresa Speaker/Discussion meeting. Speaker Anne-Marie O'Reilly (Campaign Against The Arms Trade)

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International solidarity against repression and the arms fair

Mon, 05/08/2013 - 19:00 - 21:00
Town/City: 
LONDON

This September, the world’s arms dealers come to London. Please join us to plan international solidarity actions to shut them down. Share ways of supporting each others’ struggles, map the arms dealers and discuss action to shut them down. 7-9pm at Friends House, Euston.

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Musical Protest against the “DSEi” Arms Fair

Sat, 07/09/2013 - 14:00 - 17:00
Town/City: 
LONDON

Musical Protest against the “DSEi” Arms Fair, at the ExCeL London Exhibition Centre. From Victoria Dock Road or DLR Custom House Station follow the signs to ExCeL.

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Week of Action against DSEI!

Sat, 07/09/2013 - 00:00 - Sat, 14/09/2013 - 00:00
Town/City: 
London

The government is welcoming the world’s worst human rights abusing regimes to shop for weapons in London. WHAT WILL YOU DO?

A massive arms fair is planned to take place in the UK in September 2013. The UK government plans to invite human rights abusing regimes, such as China, Zimbabwe, Indonesia, Bahrain, Russia and Saudi Arabia, to the London arms fair to court them and sell them weapons.

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Music outside the Autism Show

Sat, 15/06/2013 - 14:00 - 17:00
Town/City: 
LONDON

MUSICAL PROTEST AGAINST THE THREAT OF ANOTHER ARMS FAIR. This will be outside the ExCeL exhibition centre which is the chosen venue for another planned “DSEi” arms fair. More musicians and singers (all styles) are welcome to join us. You can also join in if you are not musical. We need people to collect a petition, hold up posters, give out leaflets etc. From Custom House DLR Station or Victoria Dock Road E.16. 3BY, just follow the signs to ExCeL. We will be at the end of the walkway just before you get to the entrance to the ExCel centre

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