Research and publishing by Colin Challen on civil defence, public protection and nuclear free CHN/1/1

Dated 1980s

Extent: 3 boxes

Research materials relating to nuclear disarmament, emergency preparedness in the event of the use of nuclear weapons. Includes "Civil Defence in Humberside" (1981) by Colin Challen, printed by the Hull Free Press

- papers of the Public Protection Committee of the City Council of Kingston upon Hull;
- papers of the Nuclear Free Zones/Local Authorities National Standing Committee (this was run out of the Manchester POlicy & Information Unit, Manchester City Council);
- papers from the Nuclear Free Zone Local Authorities' Annual Conference 1986, 1987
- papers from Nonviolent Direct Action and Hardrock weekend York
- copies of Royal Navy "Hull Special Safety Scheme for visits to Hull by nuclear powered submarines" 1981

Publications from the London Nuclear Information Unit "The History of Civil Protection"; Humberside County Council radioactive waste disposal policy; booklets such as Manchester City Council "Manchester: nuclear-free city", "Leeds and the bomb" from Leeds City Council.

2 audio cassette tapes labelled "Crisis launch" and "Bloom" [no further details].

Some newsletters and materials from smaller anti-nuclear bodies

Minutes and committee papers

Access Conditions:
Original available for consultation by appointment

Printed document