Hiroshima Day vigil in Kingston.  With banners '78 Years ago today' etc, and handing out leaflets
KPC members with our banner outside the Ministry of Defence for XR's 'The Big One' in April
Peace activists, relatives, and members of the local community at tree planting in Finsbury Park in memory of Bruce Kent
Protestors outside Twickenham Rugby Stadium.  Banner reads 'Arms Dealers Here Today. This is not OK'
three demonstrators -- If we don't end war, war will end us

Forthcoming events

Protesting against the DSEI Arms Fair, 4-15 September:

On Wednesday 13 September Kingston Peace Council/CND will be joining Movement for the Abolition of War (MAW) leafletting in Whitehall and making the link between the weapons on sale at the Arms Fair and the Government Dept for Business and Trade.

See our latest newsletter for details of this and other events.

Until further notice we shall continue to hold our monthly meetings online, on the second Tuesday of every month. We are sorry that this excludes members without internet access. If you would like to join us please ask Gill -- see the Contacts page.

Our next Zoom meeting will be on Tuesday 12th September 2023.

Our stalls take place in the market place in Kingston on the first and third Saturdays of each month from 11am.

On Saturday 16th September we shall hold a special Peace Day stall, when passers-by will be invited to write a peace message on a paper dove and hang it on our 'peace tree', which will be on display for the following week in All Saints Church.

Wednesday 8th April 2020 CANCELLED
CANCELLED Monthly meeting at 7.45pm at Kingston Quaker Centre, Fairfield East, Kingston upon Thames, KT1 2PT (map and directions). All welcome.

Wednesday 29th April 2020 CANCELLED
CANCELLED David Wearing will come to speak about the links between the UK and Saudi Arabia. Organised in collaboration with the Department of Politics, Human Rights and International Relations and the Centre for Human Rights Solidarity and Practice at Kingston University.
This event will be at a different venue: Room JG0003, John Galsworthy building, Kingston University (Penrhyn Road campus), Penrhyn Road, Kingston KT1 2EE. 6pm to 7.30pm. All welcome. Free, donations accepted.

Welcome to KPC/CND

We are a local group providing a focus for people in Kingston and the surrounding area who wish to work for international understanding, the peaceful resolution of conflict, the abolition of nuclear weapons and an end to the arms race and general disarmament. We publish a monthly newsletter Kingston Peace News.

Subscription rates £8 annually, £10 family membership, £3 unwaged.

Our activities include:

We are affiliated to Network for Peace, where you can find information about other local peace groups in the UK, national organisations working for peace, and a comprehensive listing of future events organised by other groups -- demonstrations, talks, concerts etc -- in this area and throughout the UK.

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Margaret Mead, anthropologist