Julian Lewis MP – Evidence to Trident Comission

Evidence submitted by Dr Julian Lewis MP, Visiting Senior Research Fellow, Centre for Defence Studies, Department of War Studies, King’s College, London July 2011 Having been invited by BASIC to give evidence to its Trident Commission, I face a dilemma: On the one hand, as someone who has campaigned for thirty years in favour of Continue reading

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HCDC SDSR 2015 – DS Evidence

Strategic Defence And Security Review 2015 Defencesynergia Submission To The House Of Commons Defence  Committee Introduction DefenceSynergia (DS) has consistently taken the position that Her Majesty’s Government (HMG) needs to put in place a ‘Grand Strategic Narrative’ to provide all government departments 

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Aircraft Carriers

UK Carriers & Air Group – Do HMG & MoD Know What They Are Doing? Risk To UK defence inherent in the F35B Lightning II Procurement (PDF)    

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Vanguard class Trident missile submarine

The Nuclear Deterrent

Evidence to the Trident Commisssion by Squadron Leader Dave Tisdale RAF (Retd) and Mr Christopher Samuel (Associate Fellow in National Security and Resilience at RUSI) – Founder Members of DefenceSynergia  1.Defence of the realm and its people is the first priority of Government, therefore, the UK should remain a nuclear armed power. A submarine launched Continue reading

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