Chetwynd Barracks, Chilwell is where most of the Reservists and TA’s being sent to Iraq are mustered. The Blair Government orders these troops to fight an illegal, unjust and murderous war. Many tens of thousands of Iraqis have been killed as a result of the invasion of Iraq.

Nottingham Stop the War Coalition picketed the main entrance of Chetwynd Barracks so as to reach out to service personnel and their families. We wanted to persuade them not to support the war in Iraq. They have a legal right to become conscientious objectors.

2.00 p.m Assembled at the car park in the shopping area on Nottingham Road. Then we marched up Swiney Way to the main entrance of Chetwynd Barracks. Banners erected, speeches made.

My Pictures of the evnet, on my FotoBlog at:


Chetwynd Barracks were first picketed, shortly after the start of the war. Check out my earlier entry at: &

Chetwynd Barracks

this is an action, continued from yesterdays Anti-War Critical Mass Bike About in Nottingham City, please check out report / piccys at:

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‘Direct links’ to the coverage of these issues:

StopWar Main Page
London Demo
Nottingham Demos
Chetwynd Barracks
Menwith Hill ‘Foil the Base’
Nottingham Anti-war graffiti
Photoshop Gallery
‘Streaming’ Shows
London Demo [with soundtrack]
Web-Galleries [10sec change]

[long links, make sure you include all of ’em!]


Nottingham Stop the War at: