25th Sept: LANCASTER CITY COUNCIL URGED; INCLUDE ‘NO NEW NUCLEAR CLAUSE’ IN CLIMATE PLAN.

LANCASTER CITY COUNCIL URGED : INCLUDE 'NO NEW NUCLEAR CLAUSE' IN CLIMATE PLAN On 25th September campaigners from Cumbria and Lancashire will be asking Lancaster City Council to include the N3 Clause - No New Nuclear Clause in their Climate Emergency Plans. Radiation Free Lakeland, a South Lakes based nuclear safety group has started the …

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Hands Up Who Wants £Millions – Now Hands Up Who Wants Nuclear Waste Buried Underneath Them?

This latest offering from Radioactive Waste Management ( last incarnations were NIREX and  MRWS) is shockingly putrid.  As Nuclear Historian Professor Robert Jacobs has commented on the video : 100 years of virtually "envisioned competence and prosperity to seek “consent” for toxicity that lasts more than 100,000 years. Seems legit. Nice music. Do the people who …

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New Nuclear In Lancaster to Save the Climate? No 2 New Nuclear – Petition to Lancaster City Council

38 Degrees Petition to be Delivered to Lancaster City Council on 25th September - Please Sign and Share... To: Lancaster City Council New Nuclear In Lancaster to Save the Climate? No To New Nuclear in Climate Emergency Plan “In response to the climate emergency Lancaster City Council should embrace the local energy revolution, not old, …

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URGENT! NUCLEAR LAUNDRY – SAY NO TO IT BEING WASHED AT WORKINGTON

The following excellent letter from a local resident is published here with their kind permission... Please use this letter below as inspiration for your own letters of objection - the short window of opportunity given for people to oppose this illegal nuclear laundry which has been operating at Lillyhall, Workington since November, ends tomorrow (Friday …

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Shout it from the Rooftops – Kill Nuclear Power Before it Kills Us.

Shout it from the Rooftops - Kill Nuclear Power Before it Kills Us. - this is a message you are not likely to hear from mainstream NGOs or from the mainstream media - even as they report on the collapse of the business world's  financial support for new nuclear the message is never clear that …

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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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WE DID IT (MAYBE?) DID WE JUST STOP MOORSIDE?

THANKS TO ALL YOU LOVELY FOLK who have campaigned tirelessly to raise the alarm about the diabolic plan for 3 reactors on greenfields near to Sellafield. The Guardian and other press have reported today that: "“Toshiba recognises that the economically rational decision is to withdraw from the UK nuclear power plant construction project, and has …

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Fylde Fracking Near Nuclear Fuel Site – “No Problem” says Government

A supporter of Radiation Free Lakeland has been doing excellent work in a series of letters to the Rt Hon Claire Perry MP in relation to fracking in Lancashire near the Springfields Nuclear Fuel site. The reply is an essay in nonchalance which is breathtaking in the wake of the supposed precautionary principle lessons learnt …

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Remembering Windscale, Outside the Gates where #NuclearMudness is made

  Today folk from Radiation Free Lakeland and Close Capenhurst remembered the 61st anniversary of the Windscale Fire. During 10–11th October, 1957 A serious fire developed in the core of a nuclear reactor at Windscale Works, Sellafield, northwest England, which led to the release of significant quantities of radioactive material into the environment over a …

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What?! No Evacuation Plan?

Bravo to anti-fracking campaigners for getting an interim injunction on fracking at PNR on safety and the lack of evacuation plans. We have sent a letter to Springfields, the UKs nuclear fuel manufacturing plant as the safety concerns overlap and are magnified with these two industries in such close proximity. Dear Springfields Fuels, Westinghouse, We …

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