Report from Fukushima – Talk in Keswick

A visitor from Japan will be in Keswick tomorrow (Saturday 24th) to give a “Report from Fukushima.”   This is more relevant than ever to our region with Cumbria County Council leaders and MPs clamouring like a modern day ship of fools for dangerous new nuclear build on green fields next to Sellafield.  With cracked and …

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Keswick Reminder 3rd June 2016….up the Garden Path

In the Keswick Reminder 3rd June 2016 Details of Nuclear company NuGen’s Stage 2 plans to build three reactors at Moorside near Sellafield, were on display at a public consultation meeting in Keswick on Wednesday. Fergus McMorrow, planning and consultation manager for NuGen, said: The meeting was a real consultation to get our plans over …

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Keswick says No to New Nuclear Build 20 miles away as the crow flies

Today in Keswick 90% of the people we spoke to were opposed to new nuclear build in Cumbria. This does not tally with what NuGen are saying which is that “Cumbria wants new nuclear build.”  A recent poll in the Evening Mail indicated that 85% of those voting do not want new nuclear build in …

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20 Miles from Keswick as the Crow Flies: Biggest Nuclear Development in Europe

Join Us in Keswick – on Tuesday 31st May 2-4 outside the Skiddaw Hotel Lets Expose the Sham CONsultation Ruskin, Beatrix Potter and Wordsworth are Lake District icons.   Not one of these icons would have separated the West Coast of Cumbria from the Lake District as we have been taught to do in the nuclear age. …

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CT letter in the Keswick Reminder

Originally posted on Cumbria Trust:
Our good friends at Cumbria Trust remain “neutral” on nuclear new build. The Hare Running with the Hounds? The prerequisite of stopping the burial of nuclear wastes is to stop the production of nuclear wastes from nuclear power stations. This means campaigning to prevent dangerous burial and dispersal of nuclear wastes in ANYONES back yard. …

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Letter in The Keswick Reminder: We Need to Talk About Moorside and Radioactive Wastes

Letter: We Need toTalk About Moorside and Radioactive Wastes 20th March 2015 Dear Editor, I attended the ‘Public Talk’ at the Skiddaw Hotel on 11th March, not that I would have known about it if I hadn’t read about it in your Letters column, via Rod and Jill Donnington-Smith. It was quite a large gathering, …

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Panelists Issue Nuclear Warning to Keswick Audience

ARTICLE IN KESWICK REMINDER 13th March 2015  PANELISTS ISSUE NUCLEAR WARNING TO KESWICK AUDIENCE A packed public meeting in Keswick on Wednesday evening heard two experts warn of the dangers of building new nuclear reactors in West Cumbria. Arnie Gundersen and Dr Ian Fairlie were introduced as two internationally-respected authorities on the nuclear industry at …

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Arnie Gundersen and Dr Ian Fairlie Banned from Keswick School

In looking for a venue for the forthcoming public talk on Wednesday evening we first approached Keswick School.  The school’s Queen’s Hall would have been an excellent venue and has been used previously for meetings by Cumbria Trust. Below is the incredible response we received from the Headmaster of Keswick School, Simon Jackson. Dear Marianne Thank …

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We Need to Talk About Moorside – Letter in the Keswick Reminder

Dear Editor, Arnie Gundersen and Ian Fairlie In West Cumbria we already host Sellafield, one of the most hazardous sites in the world. It is now proposed that three new nuclear power plants are to be built next door at Moorside and the threat of a Geological Disposal Facility (GDF) being imposed on us still …

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Exciting News! ARNIE GUNDERSEN IN KESWICK on March 11th

Exciting News! ARNIE GUNDERSEN IN KESWICK We are delighted to announce that Arnie Gundersen of Fairewinds in the USA will be speaking in Keswick on the 11th March. The talk is just one of the many events worldwide marking the fourth anniversary of the ongoing Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster. “WE NEED TO TALK ABOUT MOORSIDE“ …

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