“They told me it was already safe and the economic benefits would be huge – I would not have said yes!” Ipsos Mori Poll Respondent

Today was the day that the Partnership Patsy's were told that there is "broad support" for a nuclear dump in Cumbria - apparently this is the BIG NEWS the media has already whipped into and which will be broadcast far and wide, whilst the democratic and unanimous NO vote of 75% of Parish Councils are … Continue reading “They told me it was already safe and the economic benefits would be huge – I would not have said yes!” Ipsos Mori Poll Respondent

CONsultation – Freakish and Suspect YES to Question 8

Local and national press coverage of the Geological Dump CONsultation is promoting the idea that Cumbrians are a load of greedy turkeys voting for christmas. This is the nastiest spin which cherry picks the results of 8 CONsultation questions by reporting on the answer to one question. It is highly suspect that all those people … Continue reading CONsultation – Freakish and Suspect YES to Question 8

Message of Support to Kent from Cumbria

Dear Kent County Council, Radiation Free Lakeland have been opposing a 'geological disposal facility' in Cumbria since 2008. We would like to send you a message of support in your strong opposition to the Dungeness plan and urge you to continue your opposition. Nuclear compliant areas are being groomed with wads of taxpayers money to … Continue reading Message of Support to Kent from Cumbria

Professor Stuart Haszeldine on Sweeping Democracy along with Nuke Waste Under the Carpet

Nuclear waste is a problem - dangerous and long-lived, it needs geologically "secure" sites to be laid, one hopes, to rest. But in the UK, the government finds it more convenient to shoe-horn it in to geologically delicate areas under a carefully managed sham of local democracy. The national public good is being obscured by … Continue reading Professor Stuart Haszeldine on Sweeping Democracy along with Nuke Waste Under the Carpet