Pax Christi joins faith protest at AWE Burghfield

27/06/2016 all-day
AWE Burghfield
Reading, West Berkshire RG30
Christian witness at Burghfield 2015

Christian witness at Burghfield 2015

Pax Christi will be a joining with other Christian peace groups to protest against Trident and the up-grading of nuclear weapons at an all-day event at AWE Burghfield.  The month of protests organised by Trident Ploughares

If you are unable to join us you can use the Prayer Service where you are.

Pax Christi will be leading a time of prayer/readings at 1.00pm.  Everyone will meet at The Mearing gate of AWE.  This can be very easily reached by bus from Reading, see below.

9am  Peace Walk around the AWE site
10am      Prayers with Christian Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament
11am      Quaker Meeting for Worship
12am      Lunch (bring and share)
1pm        Prayers and readings with Pax Christi
2pm        Worship with Anglican Pacifist Fellowship
3pm        Litany of Resistance with Christian Peacemaker Teams
4pm        Workshops: Thich Nhat Hanh and Plum Village (Wake Up)       Making peace cranes (London Catholic Worker)

Getting to AWE Burghfield from Reading

Reading train and bus station are very close together for switching from bus to train or bus to bus. For train times & bookings see

To Burghfield by bus from Reading: From Reading Railway Station walk to Blagrave Street bus stop and catch Reading Bus 2 or 2A -Journey time around 35 minutes .

Traveline: a very useful site with printable directions, timetables and maps showing bus stops. Search under: South East including London or South West – plan a journey.

Use these search terms for exact bus timetables.

  1. a) Reading Town Centre Blagrave Street stop
  2. b) Burghfield The Mearings stop, or Amners Farm stop, or Burghfield St Mary’s church stop

Click on timetable and all stops for most up to date times.

Get off the bus at: Burghfield Amners Farm Road stop, The Mearings stop, OR Burghfield St Mary’s Church stop


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