Aldermaston


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Aldermaston

a village in S England, in West Berkshire unitary authority, Berkshire, SW of Reading: site of the Atomic Weapons Research Establishment and starting point of the Aldermaston marches (1958--63), organized by the Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament. Pop.: 2157 (1987 est.)
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Establishment at Aldermaston had raised concerns about safety.
Aldermaston will play next season in the Hampshire Puma League after also becoming the first team in the country to be relegated but the players and management are desperate to secure a win before the season ends next month.
Caroline and her husband-to-be David beacame dedicated campaigners, taking part in the now famous Aldermaston marches in 1958, when crowds took part in the 40- mile trek from the Berkshire village to London's Trafalgar Square.
Prospect, which represents staff at Sellafield, said organs were removed from more than 60 workers at several BNFL sites, as well as at the Atomic Weapons Establishment at Aldermaston.
The Network Watch Portal communicates back to the Network Watch Network Operation Centre in Aldermaston, UK, via a DSL connection.
WILPF will co-organize a workshop with Women in Black, Aldermaston Women's Peace Camp, Womenwith Peace Camp, London Region CND, and International Women's Peace Service where Activists will discuss and analyze ways women work to build peace and oppose militarism and war, through vigils and nonviolent direct action; by working across divisions as in Palestine and the Balkans, and by using the United Nations process with Security Council Resolution 1325.
5 billion) contract with a joint enterprise set up by BNFL and defense companies in the United States and Britain for the management of the ministry's atomic weapons facility in Aldermaston, southern England, where Britain's nuclear warheads are assembled.
The first peace signs appeared during that march and a second Aldermaston march the following year.
The Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament (CND) said it expected thousands of people to join the protest at Aldermaston in Berkshire.
WITH PS 1 billion allocated to AWE Aldermaston each of the next five years in preparation for the proposed replacement of the Trident Nuclear weapon system, despite no decision made about it and, in a poll, 63% of the population being opposed to Trident, we have to consider our views.
But the mum-of-two, whose dad Mike worked at the Atomic Weapons Research Establishment at Aldermaston, could also face death if she is implicated in a haul of 225g of heroin found nearby.
Tubbritt - who guarded the Atomic Weapons Establishment at Aldermaston in Berkshire where Britain's nuclear bombs are designed and built - was given two years in jail, with 10 years on the sex offenders register by Judge Deborah Taylor at Southwark Crown Court