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Local campaigning

Trident missile hits Taunton town centre

On Saturday 7 October, a full sized replica Trident missile found its way onto the streets of Taunton.

Citizen Inspectors scrutinise Yeovilton

Around 25 citizen weapons inspectors, recruited by the Yeovil, Sherborne and Area Stop the War Coalition, converged on RNAS Yeovilton, the Fleet Air Arm's principal base, on 1 July.

Flurry of legal victories for anti arms trade campaigners

Campaigners against Brighton arms dealers EDO MBM gained two major court victories during February.

Obstructing the war machine at Derby

The shiny image of Rolls Royce was been somewhat tarnished at the end of October, after a group of determined protesters from across the country spent three days getting under the skin of t

Shell hell in Ireland

For several years a consortium consisting of Shell, Statoil, and Marathon have attempted to build an unprecedented high-pressure up-stream raw gas pipeline going 9 kilometres inland to a refinery i