Content can be downloaded for non-commercial purposes, such as for personal use or in educational resources.
For commercial purposes please contact the copyright holder directly.
Read more about the The Creative Archive Licence.


Published from 1985 as 'Campaign Wales' and from 1991 as 'Heddwch', the supporter magazine for CND Cymru - the Welsh Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament has been published roughly quarterly to the present day, and is an invaluable reference and source material on community action Wales-wide in support of global peace and internationalism across 4 decades.
(NB - there are some disparities in numbering of publications, but they become more sequential from 1988)
Page 1
‘Encircle Aldermaston’
-Picture: CND march protest in Aldermaston photographs.
‘Come to Merthyr’
-Celebration of life in remembrance of MP Henry Richard the ‘apostle for peace’
Page 2
‘Prospects for Disarmament’ by Bob Cole
-Expresses hope for disarmament in coming decade.
-Detailed list of disarmament progress included.
‘Détente From Below – A visit to the Soviet Union’ by Olwen Davies
-detailed account of North Wales Group of Pensioners for Peace International visit to the USSR.
-Picture: Photograph of Olwen Davies.
Page 3
‘Madryn Reborn!’
-eight years since Madryn Protest of nuclear waster dumping.
-reaffirmation this is relevant to nuclear weapons debate due to link to arsenal program. Expression of CND Cymru support.
‘Rich World, Poor World’
-Highlights last year’s CND Cymru’s joint operation war on want Cymru.
-Idea for unequal dinner party to highlight needs of lack of resources of world population.
-Picture: photograph of Wayne David and Gronw ab Islwyn
Page 4 – ‘Reports’
‘Pax Legalis v Margaret Thatcher’
-Details Pax Legalis attempt to prosecute government ministers under the Genocide Act.
-Calls for members to donate to legal fund.
‘Urdd peace Visit to Geneva – Oct ‘87’
-Details journey of a number of young people re-enacting Sir Ifan ab Owen Edward’s 1930 journey to Geneva.
-Picture: Tapestry of Greenham Women’s Camp.
Page 5 – ‘Campaigning’
‘The Peace Movement in Australia’
-detailed story on origins and growth and gains of Australian Peace Movement.
-Contact information included.
‘Engineers for Nuclear Disarmament’
-origins of profession engineers in Yorkshire and calls for membership within working field.
-Contact information included.
‘Pssst! Fancy Being a General Secretary?’
-Advertisement for application to become CND Cymru general secretary.
-contact information included.
‘Sentenced to twenty minutes’
-Pamela Smith shortest ever detention at Nottingham Courts after refusal to pay a fine following protest at USAF Molesworth in March.
Page 6
‘Diary’ – important upcoming dates included.
‘CND Cymru Annual Conference, Lampeter 19th March
-conference timetable included.
-April 4th CND Britain march and protest.
-Picture: Trident Cartoon
-Answers to Crossword from issue 6.

Comments (0)

You must be logged in to leave a comment