Missile Defence https://www.themhac.uk/ en Declaration Day 2016 https://www.themhac.uk/node/17 <div data-history-node-id="17" class="node node--type-events node--view-mode-rss ds-1col clearfix"> <div class="field field--name-field-image field--type-image field--label-hidden field__item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/node_landscape_full_width/public/2016-07/declaration-day2fb.jpg?itok=taUASoKd" width="847" height="476" alt="Poster image of the event" typeof="foaf:Image" class="image-style-node-landscape-full-width" /> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-starts field--type-datetime field--label-inline clearfix"> <div class="field__label">Starts</div> <div class="field__item"><time datetime="2016-07-02T14:00:00Z" class="datetime">Saturday, July 2, 2016 - 15:00</time> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-ends field--type-datetime field--label-inline clearfix"> <div class="field__label">Ends</div> <div class="field__item"><time datetime="2016-07-02T19:00:00Z" class="datetime">Saturday, July 2, 2016 - 20:00</time> </div> </div> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p><em>This year’s Independence from America Day will be held on Saturday 2nd instead of 4th July, although people are most welcome to go to Menwith on 4th as well!</em></p> <p><em>As well as the reading of the Declaration of Independence from America, there will be speakers, music, singers, comedy and refreshments.</em></p> <p><em>Speakers already confirmed include Marcus Papadopoulos of Politics First magazine, Mike McGowan (ex MEP) and John Bourton of Veterans for Peace.</em></p> <p> </p> <h3>The Annual ‘Independence FROM America’ Day</h3> <h4><b>Drinks, vegetarian and vegan food available from 3pm.<br /> Safe, supervised children’s area, with activities by Laila Packer.</b></h4> <h4> </h4> <h4>Programme (approximate times)</h4> <p>3pm     Assemble and Introduction<br /> Arrival of ‘Bikes not Bombs’, Yorkshire CND.</p> <p>3.15pm Reading of Declaration followed by handing of letter to Geoff Dickson, followed by handing of letter for Miriam Garrant.</p> <p>3.30pm Michael McGowan, International Peace Campaigner and former MEP.</p> <p>3.45pm Roy Bailey, renowned socialist folk singer.</p> <p>4.05pm Dr Marcus Papadopoulos, Publisher/Editor of Politics First magazine</p> <p>4.25pm E Lancs choir</p> <p>4.45pm Catherine Warr, singer</p> <p>5pm     Food and drink</p> <p>5.30pm John Bourton, Veterans for Peace, chair of the VFP UK Steering Group.</p> <p>6pm     More Entertainment and chance to ‘Have Your Say’</p> <p>8pm     Thanks and goodbyes.</p> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-bases field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Bases</div> <div class="field__items"> <div class="field__item"><a href="/bases/nsausaf-menwith-hill" hreflang="en">NSA/USAF Menwith Hill</a></div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-issues field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Issues</div> <div class="field__items"> <div class="field__item"><a href="/issues/missile-defence" hreflang="en">Missile Defence</a></div> </div> </div> <section class="field field--name-comment field--type-comment field--label-above comment-wrapper"> <h2 class="title comment-form__title">Add new comment</h2> <drupal-render-placeholder callback="comment.lazy_builders:renderForm" arguments="0=node&amp;1=17&amp;2=comment&amp;3=comment" token="B_jr1cz7gicq8lxY4PqWeJI7K26EGwp7nNbZxPjUVjE"></drupal-render-placeholder> </section> </div> Tue, 12 Jul 2016 14:33:03 +0000 admin 17 at https://www.themhac.uk Independence from America Event 4th July 2017 https://www.themhac.uk/events/tue-07042017-1600/independence-america-event-4th-july-2017 <div data-history-node-id="16" class="node node--type-events node--view-mode-rss ds-1col clearfix"> <div class="field field--name-field-image field--type-image field--label-hidden field__item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/node_landscape_full_width/public/2017-05/declaration-day.jpg?itok=Bb4v3tC0" width="847" height="476" alt="Declaration Day 2017" typeof="foaf:Image" class="image-style-node-landscape-full-width" /> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-starts field--type-datetime field--label-inline clearfix"> <div class="field__label">Starts</div> <div class="field__item"><time datetime="2017-07-04T15:00:00Z" class="datetime">Tuesday, July 4, 2017 - 16:00</time> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-ends field--type-datetime field--label-inline clearfix"> <div class="field__label">Ends</div> <div class="field__item"><time datetime="2017-07-04T19:00:00Z" class="datetime">Tuesday, July 4, 2017 - 20:00</time> </div> </div> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p>An annual feature of the CAAB Campaign is the gathering at the Gates of Menwith Hill. Individuals and peace organisations interested in promoting peace are made welcome. Speakers, drama and music come together to inform and educate. The event is a very good networking opportunity.</p> <h2 class="text-align-center" style="color:blue">INDEPENDENCE FROM AMERICA<br /> Programme for 4 JULY 2017 4-8 pm</h2> <p class="text-align-center"><strong>(at the main entrance to NSA/NRO MENWITH HILL near Harrogate HG3 2RF)<br /> Programme (approximate times) </strong></p> <p><strong>4.0 pm:</strong> Gather at the main entrance to NSA/NRO Menwith Hill for start of demonstration</p> <p><strong>Introduction:</strong> To include 2 minutes silence to remember all those killed and or affected by military action round the world</p> <p><strong>4.15 pm:</strong> Public reading of <strong>the Peoples Declaration for Independence FROM America</strong><br /> (read and led by Janet Russell and Peter Kenyon – copies are available)</p> <p><strong>Geoff Dickson (Commander of RAF and MOD contingent and RAF Liaison officer)</strong> will receive letter to give to Miriam Garrant– US Chief of Station NSA/NRO Menwith Hill</p> <p><strong>4.30pm: East Lancs Clarion Choir</strong></p> <p><strong>5pm: Speaker</strong> (either Fabian Hamilton or Maya Evans)</p> <p><strong>5.20pm: Catherine Warr</strong> - music</p> <p><strong>5.30pm onwards</strong>: cold food and drinks from Bondgate bakery will be available.</p> <p><strong>5.45pm: Roger Harrington</strong> - drama</p> <p><strong>6.15pm:</strong> <strong>Maya or Fabian</strong> - speaker</p> <p><strong>6.45pm: Bassa Bassa</strong> - music</p> <p><strong>7.15pm: Open Mic</strong> – an opportunity for anyone attending to contribute by speaking, singing or reading a poem.</p> <p><strong>7.30pm:</strong> <strong>Catherine Warr</strong> - music</p> <p><strong>7.45pm: Bassa Bassa</strong> - music</p> <p><strong>8pm: Finish</strong></p> <p><strong>Please remember:</strong> There is a demonstration at the gates of NSA/NRO Menwith Hill every Tuesday evening 6 – 7.30 pm – please come to witness and protest at the illegal activities of this secretive and unaccountable US base.</p> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-attachments field--type-file field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Attachments</div> <div class="field__items"> <div class="field__item"> <span class="file file--mime-application-pdf file--application-pdf"> <a href="https://www.themhac.uk/sites/default/files/2017-05/declaration-day-2017.pdf" type="application/pdf; length=472689" title="declaration-day-2017.pdf">Download a flyer</a></span> </div> <div class="field__item"> <span class="file file--mime-application-pdf file--application-pdf"> <a href="https://www.themhac.uk/sites/default/files/2017-06/Programme-for-4-July-2017.pdf" type="application/pdf; length=91515" title="Programme-for-4-July-2017.pdf">Download a copy of the programme</a></span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-bases field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Bases</div> <div class="field__items"> <div class="field__item"><a href="/bases/nsausaf-menwith-hill" hreflang="en">NSA/USAF Menwith Hill</a></div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-issues field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Issues</div> <div class="field__items"> <div class="field__item"><a href="/issues/missile-defence" hreflang="en">Missile Defence</a></div> </div> </div> <section class="field field--name-comment field--type-comment field--label-above comment-wrapper"> <h2 class="title comment-form__title">Add new comment</h2> <drupal-render-placeholder callback="comment.lazy_builders:renderForm" arguments="0=node&amp;1=16&amp;2=comment&amp;3=comment" token="EB6QcaYCufqwNDXs6N9Q8dAWj4FsozjpCPYWAbAx0pc"></drupal-render-placeholder> </section> <div class="field field--name-field-take-action field--type-boolean field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Take action</div> <div class="field__item">Off</div> </div> </div> Tue, 12 Jul 2016 14:21:50 +0000 admin 16 at https://www.themhac.uk