Leaked Letter from HM Govnt to Santa “Please Santa, keep the nuke dump on track”

Radiation Free Lakeland have been passed a letter addressed to Santa from HM Government. The letter has been leaked by brave whistleblower, Vixen the Reindeer. Dear Santa, We have been working VERY hard again this year to convince Cumbrians that 'Managing Radioactive Waste Safely' means mining a MEGA hole to dump nuclear waste in. Please …

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Christmas Mystery – “Star Jelly”

images taken on Wednesday 19th December 2012 near Storth Out for a Christmas walk in the area of Arnside and Silverdale AONB we spotted something none of us had seen before. Near to Storth we had criss crossed the railway lines where spent fuel is transported across the Bay to Sellafield. In the fields near …

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Bearing Gifts to Cumbria – A Nuclear Dump!

I was merrily painting and listening to Radio Cumbria while working on a commission this afternoon when Baroness Verma of DECC came on telling us that "a repository will be a huge opportunity for Cumbria" and she hopes that we will "accept that DECC will work towards a package to ensure the brand of Cumbria …

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“70% of waste is already here” What a load of bull! – it is arriving daily…

The mantra is that "70% of nuclear waste is already here" - what a load of bull, it is arriving daily. The latest is the first of 90 rail shipments of nuclear material from Dounreay in Caithness to Sellafield in Cumbria made overnight. The journey was understood to have been made under armed escort. Forty-four …

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European Human Chain to Stop Nuclear! JOIN THE MASS ACTION

Last Saturday afternoon in the city of Rouen, Normandy - people joined hands to send out a simple messge "*yes to renewable energy* and *no to nuclear*". A very festive occasion with kids, parents, grand parents and in general a wide range of people from all different backgrounds. This is the first in a series …

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Letters and more Letters opposing the nuke dump – we are no longer oblivious!

Letter in yesterday's Westmorland Gazette Dear Editor Last weeks letter from the Sellafield Workers Campaign claims that Radiation Free Lakeland “are not opposed to a geological dump”. We are opposed to a geological dump. We are opposed not just in Cumbria but anywhere. Yes we agree with the findings of Nirex and Professors Smythe and …

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Is Dr Jeremy Dearlove the only person in Ennerdale to want a nuclear dump under his home?

During the government quango MRWS (Managing Radioactive Waste Safely) drop in sessions earlier this year Dr Jeremy Dearlove coerced the unsuspecting public with reassurances that a nuclear 'repository' would be so safe he would be happy to have it under his home. Dr Dearlove is thought to live in Ennerdale. The public is now more …

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Letter from Sellafield Workers Campaign to the Westmorland Gazette

Surely the Sellafield Workers Campaign has the same overarching aim as us...to prevent radioactive contamination and toxic emissions from the nuclear industry from reaching the environment? Their letter is wrong wrong wrong factually. It appears in the Westmorland Gazette on the same day as a double page advert for the geological dump. The letter states …

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Swallows & Amazons

http://www.blurb.co.uk/books/3822161 A graphic novel has been sent to the Chair of the Lake District National Park. The third in the series about an unassuming Cumbrian couple trying to make sense of the plan to dump high level nuclear wastes under their Lakeland home. Dear Bill, A Christmas Gift to Cumbria…. The letter to DECC’s Baroness …

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