Wainwright’s Long Walk

High profile Westmorland and Lonsdale MP Tim Farron has lent his support to Radiation Free Lakeland's calls for a halt to the plan for 'geological disposal' of high level nuclear wastes in Cumbria. He has said: "I have similar views to you on nuclear as you know, and I've often thought it odd that a … Continue reading Wainwright’s Long Walk

Note to Cumbria Cabinet – Earthquakes and Huge Tunnel Boring Machines

Summary of Radiation Free Lakeland presentation to Cumbria County Council Cabinet meeting on 15th Sept 1. 2029 is DECC's date for the first wastes to be put in dump - only 15 years away - it would take over a decade to mine - the Channel Tunnel took around 10 years and that was not … Continue reading Note to Cumbria Cabinet – Earthquakes and Huge Tunnel Boring Machines

Petition to Cumbria’s Cabinet – No Nuke Dump!

  On thursday 15th September Radiation Free Lakeland will speak to the Cumbria  County Council Cabinet meeting in Barrow and present a petition of 1530 signatures. The petition calls on Cumbria County Council and Copeland and Allerdale Borough Councils to halt the cleverly named Managing Radioactive Wastes  Safely process. The MRWS process has one agenda: “steps … Continue reading Petition to Cumbria’s Cabinet – No Nuke Dump!