Excellent Briefing from Close Capenhurst Campaign including Barrow and Sellafield

The Issue Briefing below is courtesy of Close Capenhurst Campaign Illustrated with a page from the ongoing comic book "Wastwater Chronicles' Issue Briefings – Barrow & Rising Tides While much of our campaigning work concentrates upon a couple of plants, and nukiller waste, we should never forget the wider issues which we all face. Thus …

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Events in Cumbria for Hiroshima Day on Monday 6th August

"Fair Trade" Barrow,  Home to Trident (note this photo is not a spoof! It is real).   Sellafield where once there was a farm where baby booties where made - then bombs were birthed. Wastwater - millions of gallons of freshwater daily are abstracted from here to cool the nuclear wastes which make the bombs. …

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‘Trident Town’ Letter in today’s Daily Mail

Trident Town Where in the world would a school be run by an arms manufacturer? China? Russia? Syria? Or... Barrow in in Furness, Cumbria? BAE builds nuclear submarines in Barrow, where, we are told reassuringly, radioactive emissions from the dockyard are masked by the greater emissions from Sellafield, just across the Duddon Estuary. Not content …

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