Category - trident

  • October 18, 2010

    Today’s news is that the government regards cyber attacks as one of the greatest threats to the UK’s security. This conjures up the bizarre image of Liam Fox launching a Trident missile against a 16-year-old computer hacker just outside London.

  • October 17, 2010

    Scotland's First Minister and SNP leader, Alex Salmond has said his party will never retreat from its policy for unilateral nuclear disarmament.

  • October 4, 2010

    Chapel delegates, representing tens of thousands of Welsh Christians, have called on the UK government to scrap schemes to spend billions of pounds on weapons.

  • September 30, 2010

    Labour's Shadow Defence Secretary Bob Ainsworth has been accused of arguing at “the level of caricature” after making dismissive comments about CND.

  • September 29, 2010

    The Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament (CND) have welcomed Ed Miliband's first speech as Labour Party leader and urged him to stick to his views on Trident.

  • September 26, 2010

    I don't seem to have a very positive effect on Ed Miliband. The first time I met him, he practically ran away from me, while on the second occasion, he broke into a serious coughing fit. If there's a third time, I hope it will be a more positive experience for both of us.

  • September 26, 2010

    The Labour Party's new leader Ed Miliband has moved quickly to emphasise his centrist views and to refute claims in the right-wing press that he is too left-wing.

  • September 23, 2010

    The future of the Trident nuclear weapons system is hanging in the balance after a minister confirmed that the final decision on its renewal could be delayed.

  • September 22, 2010

    If the government replaces the Trident nuclear weapons system it will be at the expense of thousands of manufacturing jobs, says a peace NGO.

  • September 20, 2010

    The Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament has welcomed the decision of the Liberal Democrat conference to prioritise discussion of an emergency motion on Trident.