Church backs NUJ no-nukes policy

London Freelance Branch put a motion to the union's Delegate Meeting calling for the union to support nuclear disarmament, and it was passed.

And then in July the General Synod of the Church of England voted by 260 to 26 to welcome the 2017 UN Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons. The Chaplain of the Fleet and other members of the armed forces spoke in favour of calling on the government to meet its obligations under Article VI of the Nuclear Nonproliferation Treaty to seek in "good faith" a world free of nuclear weapons.

More at the Church Times and International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons