All posts tagged: Aldermaston

pic of the week

Weekly photo blog

fluffy action this quite intensely pink fabric is my contribution to the pink peace scarf (www.woolagainstweapons.co.uk): a 7 mile long pink scarf to stretch between atomic weapons establishment sites at Aldermaston and Burghfield. i finished it this week and the past few months of knitting it challenged me to think about pink a bit differently but also about how to raise awareness and how to raise my voice against the renewal of Trident nuclear warhead […]

pic of the week

Weekly photo blog

pink   i joined the demonstration at aldermaston AWE (Atomic Weapons Establishment) on 1st april that the CND (Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament) had organised. the weather was hostile, the police officers friendly, the turnout low, the spirit high – at some point a bit too high as i overheard a very angry pacifist arguing loudly with a very angry AWE worker who threw at him all the benefits his family and their village experiences from […]