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Poignant peace protest in Whiting Bay
Poignant peace protest in Whiting Bay

More than 50 people of all ages gathered at the Peace Tree in Whiting Bay last Sunday. In the run up to the forthcoming COP 26 in Glasgow there has been a renewed focus on the environment and the issue of the Weapons of Mass Destruction based in the Clyde. 

Gatherings for peace

Organised by the thriving Arran CND group, the event, on Sunday August 5, began with the ringing of the church bells, an address by the Rev Lily McKinnon and a two minute silence during which the horrors of nuclear warfare were remembered.