No need for nuclear: the renewables are here!
A major CND organised conference, which NFLA fully supports bringing together some of the biggest names in the UK and international anti-nuclear movement.
The premise of the conference is: Government is obsessed with backing nuclear. Experts say renewable energy is safer, healthier, more sustainable, quicker and cheaper. Join us to hear the facts.
25 Red Lion Square
Nuclear Free Local Authorities All Ireland Forum Spring 2017 Seminar
10.30 – 1.15
Brexit, energy policy, nuclear safety and impacts on the island of Ireland – can an ‘energy island’ still be developed?
Renewable heating – what happens next?
Supporting the Mayors for Peace in Ireland and the campaign for a nuclear weapons free world
Mourne and Down District Council Offices
A united Welsh front against nuclear power on the 6th anniversary of the Fukushima disaster
Greenpeace Wales and the Welsh Language Society have come together to organise a free 1 day conference (10.15am – 3.30pm) on the 6th anniversary of Fukushima to look at ways to develop a united Welsh front against nuclear power. Speakers include Plaid Cymru MEP Jill Evans, Labour MEP Julie Ward, Welsh Green Party Leader Alice Hooker-Stroud, former Hinkley engineer and Stop Hinkley representative Peter Smith, Sel Jones from the Welsh Language Society and Reinhard Uhrig from Global 2000 Austria.
10.15am – 3.30pm
Joint NFLA Welsh Forum meeting around the 6th anniversary of the Fukushima disaster
A seminar for councillors, council officers, NGOs and the concerned public
Amongst the speakers will be Carl Clowes from People Against Wylfa B, Tim Deere-Jones representing the NFLA views on the Generic Design Assessment for the ABWR Wylfa site, Linda Pentz Gunter from Beyond Nuclear USA and NFLA Secretary Sean Morris.
Rooms 5 and 6
Ceredigion County Council Offices
NFLA English Forum / Steering Committee joint seminar
The Legacy of Nuclear Power – nationally & internationally: a critical analysis
Professor Andy Blowers talks about the issues relating to the safe and long-term management of nuclear waste, following publication of his book ‘The Legacy of Nuclear Power’.
Manchester Town Hall
NFLA Annual Policy Seminar
1.00 – 3.00 pm
Councillor Mark Dearey, NFLA All Ireland Forum Co Chair
Sean Morris, NFLA Secretary
Oisin Couglan, Friends of the Earth Ireland (invited)
Dr Paul Dorfman, NFLA’s representative to the Environmental Protection Agency’s Radiation Issues Committee
Councillor Ernie Galsworthy, NFLA Steering Committee Chair
Republic of Ireland
Nuclear Free Local Authorities 2016 Steering Committee, Annual General Meeting and Annual Policy Seminar
Republic of Ireland
NFLA Wales joint public meeting with PAWB, CADNO and CND Cymru
A joint public meeting organised by the NFLA Welsh Forum jointly with local groups People Against Wylfa B and CADNO (a recently reformed local group campaigning against Trawsfynydd), with support from CND Cymru. The meeting will be held in Anglesey, to follow up a successful meeting held a few months ago in the village hall close to Wylfa.
Llangefni Town Hall
Leeds International Peace Lecture 2016
Leeds International Peace Lecture 2016, Caroline Lucas MP, War and Peace in the Modern World
Leeds Civic Hall
Protecting our Cities: A Message from Hiroshima and Nagasaki
3pm – 4.30pm Mayors for Peace UK & Ireland Chapter Business Meeting
5pm – 6.30pm Peace Boat Symposium
6.30pm – 7.30pm Peace Boat Reception
173 - 177 Euston Road