UK Anti-militarism Newswire Archive
26-04-2003 09:01Report on the 22nd April Faslane demo
25-04-2003 16:38Timeline of reports - Faslane Nuclear Submarine Base
Really Big Blockade - Tuesday 22nd April 2003
Trident Ploughshares / Scottish CND
25-04-2003 01:52For Irish report and pictures of Really Big Blockade @ Faslane 22 April 03 check out:
23-04-2003 21:49MPG4 video
2 minutes 20 seconds
23-04-2003 01:45As the dust settles over Baghdad and millions of Iraqis are without essential services or food, the stated reason for the war has not been found. Once again the Americans have stormed into a weaker nation to serve its own commercial and political interests. Wanda Fish writes an impassioned plea to the United Nations to stop the onslaught of American terrorism. In addition, those who support the madness of Geoge Bush must also be stopped.
22-04-2003 23:55Two seperate groups of activists have managed to breach security at Faslane naval base, home of Britain's Trident nuclear submarines.
20-04-2003 21:54Here is a short (40sec) video about Ray Tindles censorship and the DIY response from South West activists.
09-04-2003 13:05Having just gotten rid of Saddam Hussein, who they helped to power in the 1960s, the Americans now have a new set of bullies and tyrants to plant on top of the Iraqi people.
however, the demonstration was slowly moved by a surrounded police cordon. (article 1)
07-04-2003 22:042 WEEKS until THE REALLY BIG BLOCKADE at FASLANE
Book your place on the coach from London now!
07-04-2003 21:15Campaign to boycott Excel, home of DSEi, Europe's largest arms fair. Get involved now!
Here are pictures of the silent protest from the 29th of march 2003. (article 1)
05-04-2003 21:50On Saturday the 22nd at a protest in Edinburgh, after one person was violently arrested by plaincloth police officers, demonstrators tried to intervene,thus resulting in more arrests. Most were released on sport due to crowd pressure, but here is the report of one of the arrested, all of them but one released without charges on the following monday.
04-04-2003 11:20Leeds activists spring surprise protest on BBC North studios this morning at 0745 hours in "Operation Press Freedom". 8 protesters lie dead in the road covered in fake blood whilst others block the road and hand out leaflets. Between 9-11 arrests, some on superb trumped-up charges.
04-04-2003 08:12Protest at BBC Leeds on 4 April - The First Casuality of War is TRUTH
I saw some heavy riot van presence, any arrests or news on what happened next?
02-04-2003 22:49The next mass blockade of Faslane Naval base in Scotland is taking place on 22nd April. Faslane is the home of Britain's very own weapons of mass destruction - the Trident nuclear missile submarines which carry nuclear
weapons with the destructive power equal to 1000 Hiroshimas. More info about the blockade is at www.banthebomb.org/rbb.