EVENTS

Courage of Conscience Derbyshire exhibition tour 2016-18

If there are any queries please contact

Sue Owen on 01144381074 or 07768927669 or email sue.owen37@gmail.com

Month Venue Contact number
 

July 2016

 

Chesterfield Library

 
 

August 2016

 

Shirebrook Library

 
 

September 2016

 

Glossop Library

 
 

November 2016

 

Buxton Library

 
 

December 2016

 

Friends Meeting House, Chesterfield

 
 

January 2017

 

Crooked Spire, Chesterfield

 
 

February 2017

 

Newbold Library

 

01629 537570

 

March 2017

 

Heanor Library

 

01629 533795

 

April 2017

 

South Normanton Library

 

01629 535000

 

May 2017

 

Swadlincote Library

 

01629 533013

 

June 2017

 

Eckington Library

 

01629 533748

 

July 2017

 

Dronfield Library

 

01629 533450

 

August 2017

 

Long Eaton Library

 

01629 531470

 

September 2017

 

All Saints Junior School, Matlock

 

01629 583949

 

October 2017

Derbyshire and Derby School Library Service  

01332 371921

 

November 2017

 

Ripley Library

 

01629 532982

 

December 2017

   
 

January 2018

 

Alfreton Library

 

01629 531481

 

February 2018

 

Staveley Library

 

01629 533629

 

March 2018

 

Ashbourne Library

 

01629 533950

 

April 2018

 

Ilkeston Library

 

01629 533275

 

 

APRIL 2017


Stop the War’s AGM for members and delegates 


9.30am – 5pm Saturday 22nd April 2017
Arlington Conference Centre
220 Arlington Road
NW1 7HE

Register on Eventbrite.

 

OCTOBER 2016

CND AGM & Policy Conference-

Saturday 22nd October 2016

The Mechanics Centre, 103 Princess Street, Manchester, M1 6DD

This is the main annual opportunity for CND members to have their say on our campaign. Come and participate in internal elections, a review of our campaigns and finances and policy and strategy debates centred on motions submitted by groups and members.

An evening reception and further social events will follow the day’s agenda.

CND Open Conference: New political times, new campaigning methods? –

Sunday 23rd October 2016

The Mechanics Centre, 103 Princess Street, Manchester, M1 6DD

 

A day of discussions, meetings and workshops about tactics and techniques for peace and anti-nuclear campaigners.

This event will be open to the public and be an opportunity to share ideas, learn about other campaigns and plan for the year ahead.

For details :            http://cnduk.org/about/cnd-conference

JUNE  2016

Courage of Conscience Special Event to mark the end of the project. Please come along to the Event to find out about the research undertaken into the WW1 Conscientious Objectors from Derbyshire . Everyone welcome.

CoC Poster

 

MARCH 2015

The Courage of Conscience meeting with Cyril Pearce, about Conscientious Objectors in 1st World War, that was previously cancelled due to bad weather, has now been re-arranged to take place on

SATURDAY 14 MARCH 2015
Chesterfield Library Lecture Theatre
from 1pm – 3.30pm

Cyril Pearce, retired lecturer from Leeds University and leading authority on First World War Conscientious Objectors, will speak about his extensive research and how to explore local resources for more information. He is the author of “Comrades in Conscience”, has compiled a database of Conscientious Objectors, and will explain how to use it.

Everyone is welcome.
Admission free

COURAGE OF CONSCIENCE

Public Meeting on
SATURDAY 29 NOVEMBER
7pm at Chesterfield Labour Club, Saltergate, S40 1NF

As part of the Courage of Conscience project in Chesterfield, Ben Copsey from the Peace Pledge Union
will give an illustrated talk about the men who refused to fight in the First World War
and who became known as Conscientious Objectors.
He will be talking about some of the Derbyshire COs, and what happened to them.
It promises to be a really interesting and informative evening.

 

**PLEASE KEEP CHECKING THE PROPEACE CHESTERFIELD FACEBOOK PAGE FOR  DETAILS OF ACTIONS/PROTESTS AGAINST ATTACKS ON GAZA.**

Dates for your diary

Down the Drones: Vigils at RAF Waddington, near Lincoln, the operational base for the deployment of armed drones (transport from Chesterfield: tel. 01246 235723)
21st of every month throughout 2014

 

Wednesday 6 August: Hiroshima Day Vigil
3-5pm at Roll-Royce Raynesway, Derby

Saturday 9 August: Nagasaki Day

Saturday 9 August: ‘Wool not Weapons’7 mile long pink scarf link up -Aldermaston to Burghfield

Thursday 21 August: Drone Watch 123
1-3pm at RAF Waddington, nr. Lincoln
Saturday/Sunday 30/31 Aug: CND ‘No to NATO’ conference Cardiff/Newport, Wales

 

Thursday/Friday 4/5 September: NATO Conference Newport, Wales

Saturday 20 September: East Midlands CND AGM, Derby
3-5pm at Roll-Royce Raynesway, Derby

 

PSC Fundraising dinner for Gaza
7pm Saturday 20th September
, details to be confirmed.

Sunday 21 September: ‘Peace One Day’ Drone Watch,
1-3pm at RAF Waddington, nr. Lincoln

 

October 4 – 10 ‘Keep Space for Peace’ Drones week of action
National Day of Action at RAF Croughton, nr Milton Keynes

 

 

 

 

For more information go to: www.propeacechesterfield.wordpress.com;   www.emcnd.org.uk

email: propeace@live.co.uk; mathews@greenbee.net;   moyra_jean@yahoo.co.uk

 

 

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