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  CND Campaign magazine · [email protected]
April 4, 2024 at 3:51 PM

What's next for Britain's nuclear weapons system?

Campaign magazine: April 2024 ?The government has just published a Defence Command Paper on the future of Britain's nuclear weapons system. But it's nothing more than a cynical PR exercise with no real substance - find out mo…
  Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament · [email protected]
April 1, 2024 at 5:01 PM

☢️ Nuclear exploitation: how uranium mining harms communities webinar, 11 April

Nuclear exploitation: how uranium mining harms communities webinar   With nuclear often wrongly touted as a 'clean source' of electricity generation, an aspect seldom discussed in Britain's debate about nuclear power is the s…
  Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament · [email protected]
March 26, 2024 at 1:53 PM

Book now! A celebration of Pat Arrowsmith: the extraordinary peace activist

A celebration of Pat Arrowsmith: the extraordinary peace activist   There is still time to reserve your spot at our event at the LSE Library, celebrating the life and work of Pat Arrowsmith, the extraordinary peace campaigner…
  Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament · [email protected]
March 21, 2024 at 4:26 PM

Join the next march for a ceasefire in Gaza, Saturday 30 March

Join the next march for a ceasefire in Gaza, Saturday 30 MarchRoute and assembly point TBC   The next national demonstration for a ceasefire in Gaza takes place in London on Saturday 30 March, coinciding with the Easter weeke…
  Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament · [email protected]
March 11, 2024 at 5:47 PM

Justice for the victims of British nuclear testing - a Parliamentary CND webinar

The human and environmental cost of Britain's nuclear weapons testing - Parliamentary CND webinar, 14 March   In 1952, Britain tested its first nuclear weapon to become the world's third nuclear power. It would carry out a fu…
  CND Campaign magazine · [email protected]
March 6, 2024 at 6:40 PM

A chance to break our nuclear links with the United States

Campaign magazine: March 2024 ? We have a once in a decade chance to challenge a secret nuclear agreement with the United States. The little known Mutual Defence Agreement is a hugely important treaty that not many people kno…
  Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament · [email protected]
March 5, 2024 at 5:25 PM

Call for volunteers: can you lend us your painting, building or crafting skills?

Call for volunteers: can you lend us your painting, building or crafting skills? ? Do you have skills that could help CND create eye-catching displays at events in 2024? Are you a dab hand at woodwork, painting or assembling …
  Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament · [email protected]
March 1, 2024 at 2:32 PM

The human and environmental cost of Britain’s nuclear weapons testing - CND webinar

The human and environmental cost of Britain's nuclear weapons testing - Parliamentary CND webinar, 14 March   Today marks 70 years since the first detonation of a thermonuclear bomb by the US. The Castle Bravo test was the la…
  Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament · [email protected]
February 20, 2024 at 6:50 PM

Ukraine: how to stop this war - join the international online rally this Saturday!

Ukraine: how to stop this war - join the international online rally this Saturday!   You are invited to join us for an international online rally this Saturday, to mark the second anniversary of Russia's invasion of Ukraine, …
  Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament · [email protected]
February 13, 2024 at 8:10 PM

Trump back in the White House? What it could mean for the US-UK special nuclear relationship

Trump back in the White House? What it could mean for the US-UK special nuclear relationship   As the race for the US Presidency heats up, many are asking what the possible return of Donald Trump to the White House would mean…
  Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament · [email protected]
February 8, 2024 at 4:12 PM

Lakenheath: its role in the US war machine - CND webinar

Lakenheath: its role in the US war machine - CND webinar ? Since April 2022, CND has strongly suspected that US nuclear bombs will be returning to RAF Lakenheath in Suffolk. Now as evidence of the deployment starts to stack u…
  Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament · [email protected]
February 6, 2024 at 5:52 PM

International online rally: how can we help end the war in Ukraine?

International online rally: how can we help end the war in Ukraine? ? Last month, the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists cited the war in Ukraine among its reasons for keeping the Doomsday Clock at 90 seconds to midnight. As t…
  Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament · [email protected]
January 31, 2024 at 5:30 PM

Exposed! The secret US/UK nuclear weapons agreement - a CND and Declassified UK webinar

Exposed! The secret US/UK nuclear weapons agreement - a CND and Declassified UK webinar   CND and Declassified UK invite you to join our upcoming webinar exploring the murky treaty linking the US and Britain's nuclear weapons…
  Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament · [email protected]
January 29, 2024 at 11:06 AM

Add your name to CND's newspaper ad by 9 February

Please donate if you can The blank-cheque policy on nuclear weapons continues Show your opposition: add your name to our newspaper ad! ? Dear Friend, ? I'm writing to you with an?important reminder. To ensure that your name …
  Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament · [email protected]
January 24, 2024 at 3:19 PM

☢️ Doomsday Clock 2024: world stays on ultra-high alert

On Tuesday, the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists set the Doomsday Clock at 90 seconds to midnight for the second year running. It remains the closest to annihilation from nuclear war since the clock's inception in 1947.    T…
  Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament · [email protected]
January 19, 2024 at 5:57 PM

☢️ BBC documentary highlights the dangers of nuclear weapons ahead of Doomsday Clock announcement

BBC documentary highlights the dangers of nuclear weapons ahead of Doomsday Clock announcement   CND activists featured in a recent BBC documentary which serves as an important reminder that the nuclear threat is at its highe…
  CND Campaign magazine · [email protected]
January 16, 2024 at 4:33 PM

Nuclear risks escalating in the Middle East

Campaign Magazine: January 2024   Last week’s attack on Yemen is a dangerous escalation of the conflict in the Middle East. This is the most dangerous time for more than two decades in the region and it raises the spectre of …
  Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament · [email protected]
January 11, 2024 at 4:26 PM

Add your name to CND's newspaper ad

Please donate if you can The blank-cheque policy on nuclear weapons continues Show your opposition: add your name to our newspaper ad! ? Dear Friend, ? The new cost estimates for the UK's nuclear weapons system are expected …
  Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament · [email protected]
January 9, 2024 at 7:53 PM

📢 Join the global day of action for Gaza this Saturday!

Join the global day of action for Gaza: march in London this Saturday, 13 January! The humanitarian crisis in Gaza continues to deepen with over 22,000 people now killed by Israel's bombardment and ground invasion. Wider ten…
  Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament · [email protected]
December 21, 2023 at 10:21 AM

Add your name to CND's newspaper ad

The blank-cheque policy on nuclear weapons continues The blank-cheque policy on nuclear weapons continues Show your opposition: add your name to our newspaper ad!   Dear Friend,     In March 2024, the new cost estimates for …
  Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament · [email protected]
December 15, 2023 at 9:44 AM

You can still help stop a new nuclear arms race

We need your help: support CND's winter appeal and help stop a new nuclear arms race Dear Friend,   Forgive me for writing again to ask if you can donate to our Winter Appeal – but we are determined to help stop a new nuclear arms race. A hu…
  Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament · [email protected]
December 14, 2023 at 3:08 PM

🚀 Spending on Britain's nuclear weapons is skyrocketing! [Correct date]

Spending on Britain's nuclear weapons is skyrocketing!   A new report from the National Audit Office has revealed that the budget for the Defence Nuclear Organisation skyrocketed - up by £38.2 billion to £99.5 billion in 2023…
  Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament · [email protected]
December 14, 2023 at 2:11 PM

🚀 Spending on Britain's nuclear weapons is skyrocketing!

Spending on Britain's nuclear weapons is skyrocketing!   A new report from the National Audit Office has revealed that the budget for the Defence Nuclear Organisation skyrocketed - up by £38.2 billion to £99.5 billion in 2023…
  Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament · [email protected]
December 13, 2023 at 4:29 PM

Gift CND membership this Christmas 🎅

Christmas is traditionally a time for peace on earth and goodwill to all Dear Friend, Christmas is traditionally a time for peace on earth and goodwill to all. So why not share the gift of peace by giving someone an annual m…
  CND Campaign magazine · [email protected]
December 12, 2023 at 6:50 PM

Ceasefire now!

Campaign magazine: December 2023? A humanitarian catastrophe is unfolding in Gaza which must mean we increase the political pressure for a ceasefire. Read more about why CND is campaigning for an end to the war in this month'…
  Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament · [email protected]
December 4, 2023 at 6:00 PM

How's the nuclear ban treaty going?

How's the nuclear ban treaty going?   As the Second Meeting of States Parties to the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons ends, CND Chair Tom Unterrainer reflects on the summit and discussions on countering pro-nuclea…
  Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament · [email protected]
December 1, 2023 at 12:02 PM

Christmas gifts from CND 🎄

Dear Friend, It’s not too late to purchase CND Christmas Cards and Christmas presents from our shop. Spread festive cheer and the gift of peace with our Christmas cards made from 100% recycled paper. They're sold in packs o…
  Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament · [email protected]
November 29, 2023 at 5:45 PM

A senior US defence official just visited RAF Lakenheath

A senior US defence official just visited RAF Lakenheath   US deputy defence secretary Kathleen Hicks toured “infrastructure improvements” at RAF Lakenheath on Tuesday, another major indication that the Suffolk airbase is bei…
  Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament · [email protected]
November 28, 2023 at 12:01 PM

On Giving Tuesday, help stop a new nuclear arms race

This Giving Tuesday, will you support our winter appeal and help stop a new nuclear arms race? Dear Friend, ? Since my email to you last week asking if you could support our winter appeal, we've had a really encouraging response, with hundre…
  Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament · [email protected]
November 23, 2023 at 12:01 PM

Can you help stop a new nuclear arms race?

We need your help: support CND's winter appeal and help stop a new nuclear arms race Dear Friend, ? You might have received my email recently, asking if you could donate to our winter appeal and help stop a new nuclear arms race. ? Hundreds …
  Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament · [email protected]
November 21, 2023 at 4:37 PM

Join the national march for Palestine this Saturday, 25 November

Join the national march for Palestine this Saturday, 25 November ? Thank you to everyone who took part in local actions to build support for a ceasefire last weekend. ? More than 100 events took place across Britain, sending …
  Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament · [email protected]
November 14, 2023 at 3:44 PM

☮️ Building community support for a ceasefire this weekend

Building community support for a ceasefire this weekend ? The situation in Gaza continues to deteriorate as the number of deaths now exceeds 11,000, two-thirds of them women and children. Thousands more are reported missing, …
  Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament · [email protected]
November 11, 2023 at 10:00 AM

Help stop a new nuclear arms race

Support our winter appeal and help stop a new nuclear arms race Wages not Weapons: Help Stop a new Nuclear Arms Race ? Dear Friend, ? I'm writing to ask if you can donate to our annual winter appeal and help stop a new nuclear arms race. ? T…
  Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament · [email protected]
November 10, 2023 at 8:00 PM

Lobby your MP to include a ceasefire amendment in the King's speech

Lobby your MP to include a ceasefire amendment in the King's Speech    The King's Speech will be tabled in Parliament next week and two amendments seek to include a call for an immediate ceasefire to stop the killing of civil…
  Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament · [email protected]
November 9, 2023 at 5:26 PM

Ceasefire now: CND response to attacks on Gaza

Campaign magazine: November 2023?We have all been left horrified by events in the Middle East since the last edition of this magazine. As CND's General Secretary, Kate Hudson, writes in this edition, "the mounting death tol…
  Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament · [email protected]
November 8, 2023 at 5:07 PM

☮️ Ceasefire Now! Join the march for peace this Saturday

Ceasefire Now! Join the march for peace this Saturday ? On Saturday, 11 November, CND is again calling on supporters to join us for another mass mobilisation in London, to demand the UK government finally backs calls for a ce…
  Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament · [email protected]
October 24, 2023 at 5:24 PM

☮️ Join the growing call for a Ceasefire!

Join the call for a Ceasefire - lobby your MP now! Contact Your MP The death, destruction and humanitarian crisis in Gaza is deepening and the ongoing war risks escalating into a wider regional confli…
  Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament · [email protected]
October 19, 2023 at 10:13 AM

CND Press Digest - 19th October 2023

CND Press Digest - 19th October 2023 Dear all,    Please find today's press roundup below. Thank you all for your continued support.   CND Press Digest: Thursday 19th October 2023   War In Ukraine/NATO Moscow Times: Russia’s nuclear weapons “saved” the country, P…
  Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament · [email protected]
October 16, 2023 at 5:25 PM

☮️ Marching for peace in Palestine this Saturday

Horror at the violence in Israel and Palestine saw tens of thousands of people take to the streets of London and cities around the country last Saturday, calling for an end to the indiscriminate killing of civilians. With an …
  Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament · [email protected]
October 6, 2023 at 4:35 PM

Are US nukes coming back to Britain? CND went to find out

Are US nukes coming back to Britain? CND went to find out!   As part of the no US nukes day of action on Saturday 23 September, CND sent a Citizens' Weapons Inspection team to RAF Lakenheath in Suffolk. Our aim was to searc…
  CND Campaign magazine · [email protected]
October 3, 2023 at 2:04 PM

Trade unions must step up for peace

Campaign magazine: October 2023   The trade union movement has historically been a strong ally of the peace movement, but motions adopted at recent gatherings of the Trades Union Congress have advocated more military spending…
  Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament · [email protected]
September 25, 2023 at 4:00 PM

💷 Wages not Weapons: Join CND at the Tory party conference 2023

Wages not Weapons: Join CND at the Tory party conference 2023   This weekend, thousands will converge on Manchester to take part in the People's Assembly national demonstration outside the Tory party conference on Sunday 1 Oc…
  Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament · [email protected]
September 18, 2023 at 6:54 PM

📢 Pass it on: Youth & Student CND membership offer, 18-29 September

Youth & Student CND membership offer, 18-29 September? ? There are countless challenges facing our education system and young people today have to contend with crumbling schools, rising tuition fees, skyrocketing accommod…
  Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament · [email protected]
September 14, 2023 at 3:18 PM

Protest and survive! join the CND policy conference 2023

Protest and survive! join the CND policy conference 2023 CND's policy conference will be held both in Manchester and online this year, offering an opportunity for everyone to get involved in discussing the issues facing the p…
  Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament · [email protected]
September 8, 2023 at 4:44 PM

🚀Militarising space and the nuclear threat - a CND webinar

Militarising space and the nuclear threat - CND webinar   The race to dominate space is heating up with colossal sums of money being spent by billionaires and multiple governments - including Britain - in their bid to control…
  CND Campaign magazine · [email protected]
September 4, 2023 at 3:24 PM

No US nukes in Britain - find out the latest

Campaign magazine: September 2023 News broke last week of more proof that US nuclear weapons are coming to Britain. Find out more – and how CND has responded – in this month’s magazine. We also have a guest article from the M…
  Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament · [email protected]
August 31, 2023 at 4:37 PM

☢️ More proof US nukes are returning to Britain!

Fresh evidence that Britain is being primed for the return of US nuclear weapons was revealed this week. US Air Force budget documents seen by the Federation of American Scientists outline that a $59 million “surety dormitory…
  Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament · [email protected]
August 25, 2023 at 11:00 AM

Just £1.6k to go - can you help our Hiroshima appeal reach its target?

Dear Friend, ? We just need to raise another ?1,600 for our Hiroshima appeal this year. Can you help with a small donation to CND in memory of the victims of the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki? ? We have major ca…
  Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament · [email protected]
August 23, 2023 at 2:31 PM

Wages not Weapons: CND at Tory party conference 2023

Wages not Weapons: CND at the Tory party conference 2023 ? Despite failing spectacularly in managing the cost of living crisis or addressing the climate emergency, the Conservative government has succeeded at one thing in 202…
  Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament · [email protected]
August 17, 2023 at 11:00 AM

You can still help ensure the lessons of Hiroshima aren't forgotten

Don't let the lessons of Hiroshima and Nagasaki be forgotten. Please donate to CND today. ? Dear Friend, ? You may have received my email last week, asking if you could make a donation to CND in memory of the victims of the…