August 11th, 2016MCND News
To remember the victims of the Hiroshima and Nagasaki atomic bombings, we were this year joined by Lord Mayor of Liverpool Roz Gladden at St. John’s Gardens. A big thank you to everyone who came, including John Usher who took the photos below.Tags: Hiroshima, Nagasaki
July 29th, 2016MCND News
To coincide with the Parliamentary vote on Trident replacement, we gathered outside BBC Radio Merseyside to voice our opposition to nuclear weapons.
Unfortunately, the vote didn’t go our way. However, all the facts stack up against Trident – and they continue to do so, irrespective of this shameful and ill-informed vote. CND will continue to campaign against replacement, working with those broad forces across society who wish to see an end to Britain’s possession of weapons of mass destruction.
Images, taken by John Usher, are below
June 30th, 2016MCND News
The Employment Implications of Cancelling Trident
Today National CND has released a new report which refutes the myths surrounding nuclear disarmament and employment and shows why scrapping Trident would create more jobs than it would cost.
Read the report now!
June 24th, 2016MCND News
The latest edition of the Merseyside CND newsletter is now available to download and features:
- the Stop Trident Parliamentary Lobby
- Hiroshima and Nagasaki Day
- Frankie Boyle on Trident
- Trident Replacement and my MP
- a tribute to late peace activist Fr. Daniel Berrigan
- and Inside the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone