Tuesday, 28 October 2008
Tripod blockade on A340 north of Home Office Gate
Veteran campaigner Pat Arrowsmith joins blockaders and citizens' WMD inspector at Tadley Gate
WMD inspector impeded from conducting essential work by fluoro-jacketed defenders of the military-industrial complex (on overtime payments).
Shalom (peace). Christian Peacemaker Team 'angels' inseparable (literally: hands superglued together!)
Japanese Buddhist nun Marute-anjusan who walked from London Peace Pagoda to Aldermaston drums and chants for peace before Tadley Gate blockaders and mounted police
Ready for any afternoon mischief
Tadley Gate morning action
Mounted police contemplate trampling peaceful protesters
Impressive banner illustrates potted history of nuclear weapons and the birth of CND
Rebel clown takes a nap after a hard day's blockading
Skulls mark the site of the nuclear death factory
Rinky Dink pedal-powered sound system arrives at Tadley Gate. Piglet ready for action.
Talented singers Frankie Armstrong (far left) and David Ferrard (second from left) with friends
Seize the Day keep spirits high with some great sounds
Costly white elephant of the apocalypse
Remnants of earlier concrete blockade on A340 just south of Home Office Gate. The police cutting team has been kept busy!
Procession of witness prays before moving off from Tadley Gate
Christian CND's chilly overnight vigil nears its end on Monday morning
Wrapped up warm
Christian CND banner with peace dove
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