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”

Main Gate of Devonport Dockyard, Plymouth – closed by concerned citizens

25 July, 2014
Main Gate of Devonport Dockyard, Plymouth – closed by concerned citizens

Friday 25th July 2014 8am At six o’clock this morning, a group of local people from Plymouth, Devon, Cornwall, Somerset and beyond blocked the main Camels Head entrance into Devonport Dockyard in Plymouth, in order to stop the refitting of the Vanguard nuclear submarines which…

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TP BLOCKADE OF AWE BURGHFIELD ON MONDAY 9TH JUNE 2014

12 June, 2014
TP BLOCKADE OF AWE BURGHFIELD ON MONDAY 9TH JUNE 2014

 by Angie Zelter.What a wonderful Trident Ploughshares (TP) action this was. A fullblockade of all vehicle entrances into Burghfield for almost 5 hours! Itwas organised as part of the ActionAWE (AAWE) campaign (seehttp://actionawe.org/ ).3 autonomous groups set off from different parts of the country andarriving at…

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Arrests at nuclear base as Trident protests reach new level  

9 June, 2014
Arrests at nuclear base as Trident protests reach new level   

The Burghfield wing of the Atomic Weapons Establishment (AWE) in Berkshire has seen its biggest protest in years, with the three road entrances to the site blocked for nearly five hours this morning in a blockade organised by Trident Ploughshares as part of the ongoing…

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Reporting Trident Crimes in the dock at Devonport

30 May, 2014
Reporting Trident Crimes in the dock at Devonport

Plymouth on Monday 12th May: Around 25 people gathered outside the Charles Cross police station in Plymouth. The local Trident Ploughshares affinity group: the Tamarians, were there, together with activists from round the country, to report the crime of Trident. This is a police station…

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An update on Activities and Risks at Devonport

29 May, 2014

This is a recording of an update given by Ian Avent, a local citizen concerned about the nuclear work being undertaken at Devonport Dockyard, to the Trident Ploughshares gathering in Plymouth in May 2014.

 

Vanguard model and Drakes Islandsmall

Note: The audio cuts off rather suddenly at the end, but the conversation finishes very soon after.

Wanting an end to wars

21 May, 2014
Wanting an end to wars

The 15th May is celebrated as International Conscientious Objectors day when the brave people who have refused to take part in killing in wars, often at great personal cost, are remembered and celebrated. This year there was especial emphasis on the First World War which…

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