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”

Press Release:Anti Trident Sit In Protest in Westminster Lobby Happening Now

18 July, 2016
Press Release:Anti Trident Sit In Protest in Westminster Lobby Happening Now

Trident Ploughshares Press Release Ten protesters from the anti nuclear campaign group Trident Ploughshares are sitting in and singing while superglued together in the lobby of Parliament demanding the government scrap the Trident nuclear weapons system just as the debate on the government motion on…

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Public Interest Case Against Trident – Urgent Press Release

14 July, 2016

Lessons of Chilcot Report immediately ignored by MPs for Trident vote 14th July 2016 For immediate release On Monday 18th July it appears that Teresa May’s new government will aim to push through a parliamentary vote on the replacement of Trident whilst a pending court action challenging…

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Video: June 2016 anti-Trident protests at AWE Burghfield

5 July, 2016
A red line going up round AWE Burghfield, saying NO to Trident, and any replacement.

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Trident Ploughshares Condemns Theresa May’s Trident Vote Call as Madness

5 July, 2016
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Press Release   5 July 2016 Just four days after winding up an historic month of opposition to UK nuclear weapons at Burghfield Atomic Weapons Establishment members of the anti-nuclear weapons campaign group Trident Ploughshares have challenged Theresa May’s call for an “urgent” vote on Trident…

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PICAT:Sevenoaks group – 2nd press release

3 July, 2016

23rd June 2016 SEVENOAKS CITIZENS CHALLENGE TO UK’S NUCLEAR WEAPONS Campaigners from across Sevenoaks have formed a group called “Sevenoaks Action for Peace with Justice” and it is taking part in the Public Interest Case Against Trident (PICAT) campaign coordinated by Trident Ploughshares. The campaign…

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June 2016 month of action reported in CND Campaign magazine

3 July, 2016
June 2016 month of action reported in CND Campaign magazine

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AWE Burghfield anti-Trident protesters mark final day of campaign

2 July, 2016
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BBC report 30 June 2016 Anti-trident campaigners are marking the last day of a month-long protest at a nuclear plant in Berkshire. The peaceful protest at AWE Burghfield saw a group of campaigners form a human blockade – closing one of the roads and numerous…

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The Grand Finale 30th June – photos….

30 June, 2016
The Grand Finale 30th June – photos….

Early morning on Thursday 30th June – big red Xs going up on the fences around AWE Burghfield. Details of the Grand Finale to the June 2016 protests, here! More pics [Show slideshow] 12►

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Another arrest at AWE Burghfield protests

29 June, 2016

Tuesday 28th June – early in the morning around 4.00a.m. Mary Millington from Scotland painted slogans on the road by the North end of The Mearings saying ‘No more deadly convoys’ referring to the nuclear warheads travelling on public roads and through cities from Burghfield to Coulport  in Scotland.…

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TP Press release: Grand Finale to blockades at nuclear weapons factory – Thursday 30th June

28 June, 2016

Trident Ploughshares  Press release: 28th June 2016 RED LINE ROUND AWE BURGHFIELD, TRIDENT, AND FUTURE NUCLEAR WEAPONS – Thursday 30th June, 7a.m. Anti-Trident protesters, will be ending their highly successful month of disruption and nonviolent civil resistance at the nuclear bomb factory at Burghfield, near…

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As Trident nuclear bomb costs soar, people take drastic action

27 June, 2016
As Trident nuclear bomb costs soar, people take drastic action

Report from The Canary: JUNE 26TH, 2016 Michaela Whitton Hundreds of anti-nuclear activists are coming to the end of a month-long continuous protest against Britain’s Trident nuclear weapons programme. Due to a distinct lack of mainstream media coverage on the demonstrations, The Canary has spoken toTrident Ploughshares — organisers…

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Religious groups blockades are hard hitting!

27 June, 2016
Religious groups blockades are hard hitting!

“The Religious Day is proving to be really hard hitting with 3 blockades set up early in the morning. The North End of Mearings was cleared after 2 hours with 5 arrests, the South End of The Mearings cleared with no arrests and the one…

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5 Upper Bow Edinburgh EH1 2JN

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