‘The Gift’ That No One Wants

The map above is to scale and shows the size of the area proposed by government for a geological dump 25km square under Cumbria's beautiful rivers, mountains, towns and villages. The discussions as to "where this would go" under Cumbria are a meaningless distraction - this would be so big and so leaky it would …

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Cabinet Meeting – “Its just about the process” No – its just about Forcing a Nuke Dump

Radiation Free Lakeland were at the Cabinet Meeting of Cumbria County Council today in Carlisle. The meeting was to discuss the Council's "response" to the latest trap for them set by Government. RaFL have been urging people not to "respond" to this trap directly to but write to DECC and others strongly opposing the "process" …

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25km Square of Heat Generating Nuclear Waste under Cumbria?

Makes no odds where this would be - it would be close to everywhere... The few nuclear cheerleaders on Allerdale and Copeland District Councils have no right to make deals with government over this. Even if the government is trying to woo and flatter them the District Councils should respect the wishes of their Parishes. …

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DUMP CREEP

PLEASE WRITE TO CUMBRIA COUNTY COUNCIL CABINET BEFORE THURSDAY VOICING YOUR OPPOSITION TO DUMP CREEP Having barely drawn breath since Cumbria County Council's No vote, the Department of Energy and Climate Change have charged ahead with their "Geological Implementation" agenda and we are now apparently taking steps to the "siting process." The CONsultation which ends …

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Ambleside NO Nuke Dump – NO more CONs- Demo

At Ambleside today in the rain in just a couple of hours over 122 people stopped to sign a letter to Ed Davey. The letter said: To the Department of Energy and Climate Change Dear Ed Davey, Cumbrians have said No repeatedly to a geological dump anywhere under this land from Morecambe Bay to the …

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CONsultations on geological dump manipulated – only a NO will do..

The letter below illustrates how CONsultations are manipulated with "trending themes" which bend nuanced replies from people struggling to answer deliberately skewed questions. The only answer is NO but that is not an option especially so in this latest CONsultation. Below is a letter sent to DECC from Radiation Free Lakeland regarding the last CONsultation. …

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AMBLESIDE ON SUNDAY – DEMO

Radiation Free Lakeland will be at Ambleside centre on Sunday afternoon from 12.30 demonstrating against the government's push to bury hot radioactive waste under Cumbria's leaky geology. We will be asking people to sign a letter to Ed Davey, Secretary of State in charge of the diabolic plan The letter says: To the Department of …

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CALL FOR HELP FROM CUMBRIA – CUMBRIA SAID NO! – ANYONE LISTENING?

Today at the Wave in Maryport - Cumbrians Said (and still say) NO! *MANY THANKS* to all those Cumbrians on the frontline who are strongly protesting at the government's latest plan. The Department of Energy and Climate Change (Energy and Climate Change? Ha! spends a big chunk of its budget on fossil fuel for Sellafield …

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