Nuclear Junket Honours in Copeland

So another Nuclear Junket Copeland politician is honoured. Big Yawn This is so utterly predictable and so utterly corrupt. Remember Nuclear Junket Jack Cunningham? Loaded with honours! Baron Jack Cunningham who while MP for Workington ignored the legitimate concerns of Sellafield worker Duncan Ball Nuclear Junket Jack was suspended by the Labour party in 2013 accused …

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A Tale of Two Planning Applications. One Wind Turbine V One Hundred Bore Holes

Tomorrow at 2pm Copeland Borough Council's Development Control Committee will be discussing once again the one 30 metre wind turbine for Petersburgh Farm.  Councillors went against the advice of their officers and turned it down on the grounds of wildlife, beauty, noise and the  like.  This contrasts with NO SCRUTINY for 100 boreholes up to …

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The Road to Beckermet’s “Moorside” – Predetermined?

Last week Radiation Free Lakeland wrote to Copeland Councillors asking that they call a halt to the drilling of 100 boreholes in Beckermet. We asked:  " call a halt to this drilling, or at the very least ask why such an important decision was delegated to one Development Manager. The safety of Cumbria is already …

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New Years Eve Vigil – Nuclear Crime Scene

Yesterday was beautiful, bright and frosty. Today is New Years Eve and we walked the 5 minute walk from the centre of Beckermet to the outer boundary of "Moorside" in wind, mist and rain with our soggy banners.   "Moorside" is the innocuous name the nuclear developers are calling the plan for 3 new nuclear …

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Lakeland’s Nuclear Crime Scene – a New Year’s Eve Vigil

NEW YEARS EVE VIGIL – WITNESS NUCLEAR CRIME BOREHOLES, Lies, Deception and the Dumping of Democracy On New Years Eve, supporters of a radiation free Lakeland will be taking a 10 minute walk from the centre of the pretty Lakeland village of Beckermet to the biggest crime scene of the year.  They will be representing …

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