Welcome to Trident Ploughshares!

16 December, 2012
Right_livelihood_award_logoTrident Ploughshares is a campaign to disarm the UK Trident nuclear weapons system in a non-violent, open, peaceful and fully accountable manner.Trident Ploughshares was awarded the Right Livelihood Award, widely known as the ‘Alternative Nobel Prize’ in 2001

“for outstanding vision and work on behalf of our planet and its people”

Trident Still Has to Go Now! Demo at Faslane 30 November 12noon

4 November, 2014

An event bringing together all the anti-nuclear organisations in Scotland with the intention of holding the biggest ever demonstration ever seen outside the gates of Faslane.  On arrival at Faslane coaches will drop off at the South Gate at about 11.45am. The buses will drop…

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Trident Ploughshares and the Smith Commission

1 November, 2014

Following the Scottish independence referendum the Smith Commission has been taking the views of political parties and the public on what further powers should be devolved to the Scottish Parliament. Its setting up followed promises by the major UK parties in the immediate lead-up to…

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Campaigners visit the Secretary of State

1 November, 2014
Campaigners visit the Secretary of State

On 20th October Trident Ploughshares members visited the office of the Secretary of State for Scotland. One of his roles is to convey the interests of the people of Scotland to the Westminster government. Our message to him? The continued active deployment by the UK of…

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YES Scotland Faslane Blockaders Released

24 September, 2014
YES Scotland Faslane Blockaders Released

Five members of Trident Ploughshares and one Faslane Peace Camper were released from custody after 32 hours without being granted their day in court following their blockade of the Trident nuclear weapons base just five days after the Scottish independence referendum. The group wanted to…

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Trident Nuclear Weapons Base Blockaded in Post Referendum Protest

23 September, 2014

Trident Ploughshares Press Release 22 September 2014 This morning, four days after the historic referendum Trident Ploughshares [1] and Faslane Peace Camp [2] have partially blocked the north gate to Faslane Naval Base, homeport of the UK Trident nuclear weapons system, sending a strong message…

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Video:Yes or No, Trident must go – Faslane protest, 20th sept 2014, STV news.

22 September, 2014

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Burghfield Lockdown! – Major blockade announced!

Monday 2nd March 2015

YES to Scotland NO to Trident!

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