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Craftivism and the Arms Fair

8 June 2019
10:00 - 16:00
Carlton Hill Friends Meeting House, 188 Woodhouse Lane Leeds
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Stop the Arms Fair Network meeting

15 June 2019
12:30 - 17:30
St Hilda’s East Community Centre, 8 Club Row London
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#StopDSEI skills day

22 June 2019
11:00 - 17:00
Bridge 5 Mill, 22a) Beswick St Manchester
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#StopDSEI 2019

2 September 2019 - 13 September 2019
All day
ExCeL Centre, ExCeL Exhibition Centre, Royal Victoria Dock, 1 Western Gateway, London
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Get ready to #StopDSEI 2019!

10 September 2018
Every two years, the global arms trade comes to London. DSEI, one of the world’s largest arms fairs, returns in September 2019. This is where those who profit from war, repression and injustice do business. This is where we can stop them. More than 1,000 arms companies plan to set up shop, marketing their wares...
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Blocking and exposing the arms fair in 2017

10 September 2018
DSEI (Defence & Security Equipment International) is one of the world’s largest arms fairs. Hundreds of people got in the way of its set-up at London’s ExCeL Centre in September 2017. Dabke-dancing, aerobics, a gig on a flatbed truck, abseilers dangling from a bridge, theatre, military veterans undertaking unofficial vehicle checks for banned weapons, Kurdish...
A person stands in the foreground holding a placard reading 'nuclear bombs point of delivery'. There is a red silhouette of a bomb pointing down at two figures silhouetted in black. An adult figure is crouched over a child. Also silhouetted in the background are a tank and two dead trees. The bottom of the banner reads 'Quaker Peace and Social Witness www.quakers.org.uk/qpsw'. The background of the photo is out of focus but a crowd of people can be seen standing in the road and on the pavement in front of a stationery lorry.

‘No to Nuclear’ day

18 August 2017
This year Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament (CND) is working with Campaign Against Arms Trade (CAAT) and Trident Ploughshares to organise a ‘No to Nuclear’ day at the DSEI arms fair in London. Matt Fawcett from Yorkshire CND explains. The Defence & Security Equipment International (DSEI) is the world’s largest arms fair, held in London every...
Jungmin, wearing a white patterned shirt, stands in front of a black, metal garage door set in a brick wall behind several plants growing in pots

Jungmin from South Korea on why she will be joining the action against the London arms fair

18 August 2017
Jungmin from South Korea’s World Without War on why she will be joining the action against the London arms fair this September.