Did We Just Stop Radioactive Waste Going Into Whitemoss Landfill? Who Knows?

A while back the brilliant anti fracking campaigner Tina Louise Rothery posted on the Radiation Free Lakeland facebook page requesting help to stop the huge expansion of Whitemoss landfill. We looked at Whitemoss, near Skelmersdale and what goes into the landfill is very, very  nasty ….even without radioactive wastes. What we found though was that Whitemoss …

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Apology Called for Over Nuclear Power Claim

In this weeks Westmorland Gazette>>> Apology called for over nuclear power claim by Giles Brown AN anti-nuclear campaigner is demanding an energy company print a series of corrections in the Cumbrian press after incorrectly “bigging up” the benefits of a proposed power station. In April NuGen published an advertorial in all Cumbrian newspapers which said …

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GUEST BLOG: Nuclear Trains, Leafletting at Warrington & Sellafield

GUEST BLOG: Nuclear Trains, Leafletting at Warrington & Sellafield Fallout by Martyn Lowe of Close Capenhurst Campaign While Leafleting at Warrington Bank Quay Station on Tuesday August 25th 2015 Tuesday afternoon I went over to Warrington again in order to do some more leafleting about the nukiller waste trains which go through the town. This time it …

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Nuclear Hotseat brought to you despite being hacked: This is must listen especially for Cumbria!!

Nuclear Hotseat #217 - Ian Fairlie explains what radiation deniers (aka "hormesis" proponents) say, why it's baloney (not his word, mine), and why the NRC allowing them to petition to replace Linear No Threshold ("no amount of radiation exposure is safe") requires our immediate mega-response. PLUS: Japan restarts nuke in Sendai just in time for …

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Westmorland Gazette falls into softly softly trap of “clean” nuclear energy

The Westmorland Gazette  has fallen into softly softly trap set by decades of nuclear grooming. The Westmorland Gazette say:  "The new Moorside power plant will generate clean energy but only by leaving a dirty legacy".  Good, Fantastic  that they recognise the undeniable "dirty legacy."   But as the nuclear chain leaves a dirty legacy at every …

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Hinkley C Mothballed – Is it in its Death Throes?

The excellent news service No2Nuclear Power looks at Hinkley C and asks : "Is it in its death throes" "Two very recent articles in Click Green and Professional Engineer indicate that Hinkley Point C is now officially mothballed. Indeed the project seems to be in its death throes. We already knew that site preparation work …

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