NSA/USAF Menwith Hill https://www.caab.org.uk/ en MHAC Supporters meeting February 2021 https://www.caab.org.uk/events/thu-02112021-1100/mhac-supporters-meeting-february-2021 <div data-history-node-id="151" 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/2021-02/Screenshot%202021-02-06%20at%2016.10.41.png?itok=rxTfLokT" width="847" height="476" alt="Supporters Meeting 11 February 2021" 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="2021-02-11T11:00:00Z" class="datetime">Thursday, February 11, 2021 - 11:00</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="2021-02-11T12:30:00Z" class="datetime">Thursday, February 11, 2021 - 12:30</time> </div> </div> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><h2>Supporters Meeting at 11am on Thursday 11th February 2021 </h2> <p>What is MHAC doing at present, how do we maintain the campaign with Covid-19 restrictions?</p> <p>Developing the website - suggestions?</p> <p>Implications from developments in the Anne Sacoolas extradition situation.</p> <p>Other activity and concerns.</p> <p>Get your invitation by emailing: <a href="mail@themhac.uk ">mail@themhac.uk </a></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/surveillance-secrecy-and-sovereignty" hreflang="en">Surveillance, Secrecy and Sovereignty</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=151&amp;2=comment&amp;3=comment" token="6scgbwkmUNbnaHe4ylv3Lx1dPFN5sdnJ3Jo-DPrg0dk"></drupal-render-placeholder> </section> </div> Sat, 06 Feb 2021 16:01:04 +0000 Martin 151 at https://www.caab.org.uk https://www.caab.org.uk/events/thu-02112021-1100/mhac-supporters-meeting-february-2021#comments Radome 38 ? https://www.caab.org.uk/news/2021-02/radome-38 <span property="schema:name" class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">Radome 38 ?</span> <span rel="schema:author" class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/user/114" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">Martin</span></span> <span property="schema:dateCreated" content="2021-02-05T18:18:07+00:00" class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Fri, 02/05/2021 - 18:18</span> Fri, 05 Feb 2021 18:18:07 +0000 Martin 150 at https://www.caab.org.uk Radome 34 https://www.caab.org.uk/news/2021-02/radome-34 <span property="schema:name" class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">Radome 34</span> <span rel="schema:author" class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/user/114" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">Martin</span></span> <span property="schema:dateCreated" content="2021-02-05T17:59:21+00:00" class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Fri, 02/05/2021 - 17:59</span> Fri, 05 Feb 2021 17:59:21 +0000 Martin 149 at https://www.caab.org.uk Developments at the Main Gates of Menwith Hill https://www.caab.org.uk/news/2021-02/developments-main-gates-menwith-hill <span property="schema:name" class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">Developments at the Main Gates of Menwith Hill</span> <span rel="schema:author" class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/user/114" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">Martin</span></span> <span property="schema:dateCreated" content="2021-02-05T17:53:42+00:00" class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Fri, 02/05/2021 - 17:53</span> Fri, 05 Feb 2021 17:53:42 +0000 Martin 148 at https://www.caab.org.uk Planning Application at Menwith Hill https://www.caab.org.uk/news/2021-01/planning-application-menwith-hill <span property="schema:name" class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">Planning Application at Menwith Hill</span> <span rel="schema:author" class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/user/114" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">Martin</span></span> <span property="schema:dateCreated" content="2021-01-26T20:47:54+00:00" class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Tue, 01/26/2021 - 20:47</span> Tue, 26 Jan 2021 20:47:54 +0000 Martin 146 at https://www.caab.org.uk Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons - webinar https://www.caab.org.uk/events/fri-01222021-1900/treaty-prohibition-nuclear-weapons-webinar <div data-history-node-id="144" 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/2021-01/Screenshot%202021-01-15%20at%2018.05.13.png?itok=aQnEyvxq" width="847" height="476" alt="TPNW webinar 22nd January 2021" 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="2021-01-22T19:00:00Z" class="datetime">Friday, January 22, 2021 - 19:00</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="2021-01-22T21:00:00Z" class="datetime">Friday, January 22, 2021 - 21:00</time> </div> </div> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p style="text-align:start; margin-bottom:11px"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="line-height:15.693333625793457px"><span style="font-family:Calibri, sans-serif"><span style="color:#000000"><span style="font-style:normal"><span style="font-weight:normal"><span style="white-space:normal"><span style="text-decoration:none">The United Nations Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons (TPNW) will become law on Friday 22<sup>nd</sup> January 2021. This momentous event will be marked by the Menwith Hill Accountability Campaign with a short webinar at 7pm on that day.  The main speaker will be Michael McGowan of Leeds, who is a British journalist and former Member of the European Parliament with special interest in international affairs, peace, development and human rights.  He will give some background information about the Treaty and the work of the International Campaign Against Nuclear Weapons (ICAN) in bringing it to a successful outcome. After his talk there will be an opportunity to ask questions and for other participants to speak. </span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></p> <p style="text-align:start; margin-bottom:11px"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="line-height:15.693333625793457px"><span style="font-family:Calibri, sans-serif"><span style="color:#000000"><span style="font-style:normal"><span style="font-weight:normal"><span style="white-space:normal"><span style="text-decoration:none">Please email: <a href="mailto:mail@themhac.uk" style="color:#954f72; text-decoration:underline">mail@themhac.uk</a>  to receive a link to this meeting.</span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></p> <p style="text-align:start; margin-bottom:11px"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="line-height:15.693333625793457px"><span style="font-family:Calibri, sans-serif"><span style="color:#000000"><span style="font-style:normal"><span style="font-weight:normal"><span style="white-space:normal"><span style="text-decoration:none">Leeds is a fitting city to host this event because on Wednesday 13<sup>th</sup> January the City Council passed a resolution supporting the TPNW.  On Friday 22<sup>nd </sup>January 2021 members of the City Council will be planting a peace tree in Park Square and flying the UN flag from the Town Hall.</span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></p> <p style="text-align:start; margin-bottom:11px"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="line-height:15.693333625793457px"><span style="font-family:Calibri, sans-serif"><span style="color:#000000"><span style="font-style:normal"><span style="font-weight:normal"><span style="white-space:normal"><span style="text-decoration:none"><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="line-height:17.1200008392334px"><span style="font-family:&quot;Times New Roman&quot;, serif">Leeds City Council is a member of the UK &amp; Ireland Nuclear Free Local Authorities (NFLA) and the Hiroshima-led Mayors for Peace; both of which have been working for 4 decades to promote multilateral nuclear disarmament. The Council resolution calls on the British government to lead a global effort to prevent nuclear conflict.</span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></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/global-issue" hreflang="en">Global issue</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=144&amp;2=comment&amp;3=comment" token="kGhyXRjxKgIZUFwM4OSLk4RJtCvZGBBdHZgDTVjBhOk"></drupal-render-placeholder> </section> </div> Fri, 15 Jan 2021 18:03:23 +0000 Martin 144 at https://www.caab.org.uk January 2021 Planning Meeting https://www.caab.org.uk/events/thu-01142021-1100/january-2021-planning-meeting <div data-history-node-id="143" 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/2020-12/Screenshot%202020-12-18%20at%2017.32.42.png?itok=zROo5Ybc" width="847" height="476" alt="Planning Session" 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="2021-01-14T11:00:00Z" class="datetime">Thursday, January 14, 2021 - 11:00</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="2021-01-14T12:30:00Z" class="datetime">Thursday, January 14, 2021 - 12:30</time> </div> </div> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><h2 class="text-align-center">Help with planning the next phase of the Menwith Hill Accountability Campaign. </h2> <h2 class="text-align-center"><u>The agenda will include:</u></h2> <h2 class="text-align-center">Activity at Menwith Hill</h2> <h2 class="text-align-center">Planning permissions</h2> <h2 class="text-align-center">Peace Witness related to Menwith Hill</h2> <h2 class="text-align-center">22 January 2021, the Treaty for the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons.</h2> <h2 class="text-align-center">Research</h2> <h2 class="text-align-center">Maintaining the website.</h2> <h4 class="text-align-center">Get your invitation to attend from: <a href="mail@themhac.uk">mail@themhac.uk</a></h4> </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/accountability" hreflang="en">Accountability</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=143&amp;2=comment&amp;3=comment" token="m0JQ3LDfTlA3MlVfLcy-adhQ5KemJwh80UWRrp54hhE"></drupal-render-placeholder> </section> </div> Fri, 18 Dec 2020 17:28:24 +0000 Martin 143 at https://www.caab.org.uk Supporters Meeting 10 December 2020 https://www.caab.org.uk/events/thu-12102020-1100/supporters-meeting-10-december-2020 <div data-history-node-id="142" 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/2020-12/Menwith%20View.png?itok=OKHTbqv7" width="847" height="476" alt="Supporters Meeting" 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="2020-12-10T11:00:00Z" class="datetime">Thursday, December 10, 2020 - 11:00</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="2020-12-10T12:30:00Z" class="datetime">Thursday, December 10, 2020 - 12:30</time> </div> </div> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><h2>Meeting to consider what steps we can take to maintain the campaign, particularly while Covid-19 restrictions last.</h2> <h2>Agenda will also include:</h2> <ul><li> <h2>The website</h2> </li> <li> <h2>Research</h2> </li> <li> <h2>Treaty to prohibit nuclear weapons (TPNW)</h2> </li> <li> <h2>Other matters of concern to those present.</h2> </li> </ul><p>Get your invitation to join by Zoom by emailing:<a href="mail@themhac.uk"> mail@themhac.uk </a></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/accountability" hreflang="en">Accountability</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/issues/surveillance-secrecy-and-sovereignty" hreflang="en">Surveillance, Secrecy and Sovereignty</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=142&amp;2=comment&amp;3=comment" token="Gi91w6AaKqT9rOJRR4AYACGBRd50aonujw32eH7ykoU"></drupal-render-placeholder> </section> </div> Sat, 05 Dec 2020 20:01:27 +0000 Martin 142 at https://www.caab.org.uk MHAC Planning Meeting on Zoom https://www.caab.org.uk/events/thu-12102020-1100/mhac-planning-meeting-zoom <div data-history-node-id="141" 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/2020-11/Screenshot%202020-11-08%20at%2018.34.05.png?itok=9xSBb5jf" width="847" height="476" alt="MHAC Planning Meeting" 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="2020-12-10T11:00:00Z" class="datetime">Thursday, December 10, 2020 - 11:00</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="2020-12-10T12:30:00Z" class="datetime">Thursday, December 10, 2020 - 12:30</time> </div> </div> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><h2>Meeting to plan activities for the Menwith Hill Accountability Campaign.</h2> <h2>Because of Covid-19 we are having to meet by Zoom.  </h2><p>Discussion will include ongoing research, activity at Menwith Hill, awareness raising, fund raising and the MHAC website. </p><h2>More contributions the better. </h2> <h2>If you want to participate please e-mail <a href="mail@themhac.uk ">mail@themhac.uk</a> and request an invitation to the meeting.</h2> </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/accountability" hreflang="en">Accountability</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=141&amp;2=comment&amp;3=comment" token="yeVoi7hyE5wgtqWutKPWCkSUemYGk2jLh1Z182UA2Yg"></drupal-render-placeholder> </section> </div> Sun, 08 Nov 2020 18:35:19 +0000 Martin 141 at https://www.caab.org.uk MHAC and Keep Space for Peace Week 2020 https://www.caab.org.uk/reports/2020-10/mhac-and-keep-space-peace-week-2020 <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">MHAC and Keep Space for Peace Week 2020</span> <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/2020-10/Menwith%20View_0.png?itok=TMrn6dFo" width="847" height="476" alt="Event to focus attention on the militarisation of Space." typeof="foaf:Image" class="image-style-node-landscape-full-width" /> </div> <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/user/114" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">Martin</span></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Tue, 10/20/2020 - 20:41</span> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><h1 class="text-align-center" style="margin-bottom: 11px;"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="line-height:15.693333625793457px"><span style="font-family:Calibri, sans-serif"><span style="color:#000000"><span style="font-style:normal"><span style="font-weight:normal"><span style="white-space:normal"><span style="text-decoration:none"><b>MHAC and Keep Space for Peace Week 2020.</b></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></h1> <h1 class="text-align-center" style="margin-bottom: 11px;"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="line-height:15.693333625793457px"><span style="font-family:Calibri, sans-serif"><span style="color:#000000"><span style="font-style:normal"><span style="font-weight:normal"><span style="white-space:normal"><span style="text-decoration:none">With only a limited presence possible at Menwith Hill Base or Fylingdales, MHAC joined together with Yorkshire CND to organise an on- line event at 2pm on Saturday 10<sup>th</sup> October.</span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></h1> <h3 style="text-align:start; margin-bottom:11px"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="line-height:15.693333625793457px"><span style="font-family:Calibri, sans-serif"><span style="color:#000000"><span style="font-style:normal"><span style="font-weight:normal"><span style="white-space:normal"><span style="text-decoration:none">The webinar began with a live link to Menwith Hill where members of both organisations had assembled with banners and flags. A letter to the Chief of Station was handed in to the base.</span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></h3> <h3 style="text-align:start; margin-bottom:11px"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="line-height:15.693333625793457px"><span style="font-family:Calibri, sans-serif"><span style="color:#000000"><span style="font-style:normal"><span style="font-weight:normal"><span style="white-space:normal"><span style="text-decoration:none">The main speaker was Will Griffin of the Global Network Against Weapons and Nuclear Power in Space and a member of Veterans for Peace USA. In his work for the global Network, he has produced a series of films about US Bases around the world, including Menwith. He talked in broad terms about his involvement in the peace movement and about the role of the military in upholding capitalism, before showing part of the Menwith film and answering some questions from participants in the webinar.</span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></h3> <h3 style="text-align:start; margin-bottom:11px"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="line-height:15.693333625793457px"><span style="font-family:Calibri, sans-serif"><span style="color:#000000"><span style="font-style:normal"><span style="font-weight:normal"><span style="white-space:normal"><span style="text-decoration:none">The excellent YCND film about Fylingdales was then shown.  This film, made in 2019, is available on the YCND website. It explains the role of Fylingdales , which, unlike Menwith Hill, is a military base. </span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></h3> <h3 style="text-align:start; margin-bottom:11px"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="line-height:15.693333625793457px"><span style="font-family:Calibri, sans-serif"><span style="color:#000000"><span style="font-style:normal"><span style="font-weight:normal"><span style="white-space:normal"><span style="text-decoration:none">Further clarification about Yorkshire CND’s recent work and actions was supplied by Cath Bann.</span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></h3> </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-vnd-openxmlformats-officedocument-wordprocessingml-document file--x-office-document"> <a href="https://www.caab.org.uk/sites/default/files/2020-10/Keep%20Space%20for%20Peace%20Report%20October%202020.docx" type="application/vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.wordprocessingml.document; length=12925">Keep Space for Peace Report October 2020.docx</a></span> </div> </div> </div> Tue, 20 Oct 2020 19:41:02 +0000 Martin 140 at https://www.caab.org.uk