CND, alongside other peace groups in the XR Peace collective, will be supporting Extinction Rebellion’s The Big One action in London taking place April 21st-24th. We will be standing up for the planet and against nuclear weapons. This is the programme for Friday, April 21st. Click here for an overview of the weekend.

XR Peace will be based near the Ministry of Defence, in the green area between Whitehall and the MoD building. Please feel free to come for parts of the day, or the whole day – as well as the workshops and performances, there will be information stalls and craft activities taking place.

7am   Meet in the gardens before departing in groups to leaflet outside the Ministry of Defence

9:15am   Procession around the MoD

10am   Workshop: How we achieve a world without nuclear weapons?

11am   Workshop: Wages not Weapons – addressing the cost of living crisis

12noon   XR Rhythms performing

12:45pm   Workshop: 90 seconds to midnight – no nuclear war

1:30pm   Workshop: War is bad for the planet too!

2:15pm   Workshop: War costs us the earth – organised by GCOMS UK

3pm   Procession around the MoD

4pm   Workshop: Lakenheath, 1st strike and climate

5pm   Raised Voices choir performing

5:30pm   Procession around MoD

6pm   End of programme


Programme is subject to last-minute changes and additions. For any queries please contact


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