Expanding Nuclear Military Fences – How Much of Cumbria Will Be Sacrificed?

Cumbrians Opposed to a Radioactive Environment have written a new report: "Land Grab by NuGen, with compulsory purchase on the cards, sees the “biggest construction project in Europe” more than double in size – from 200 to 552 hectares of farmland adjacent to Sellafield. Consultation documents published by NuGen on its new-build plans suggest a …

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Moorside – An Excellent Assessment by Cumbrians Opposed to a Radioactive Environment (CORE)

Many thanks to CORE who have produced an authoritative document on the plan for 3 untried untested nuclear reactors  a five minute walk from the centre of the pretty village of Beckermet. " a Chinese nuclear industry expert expressed the view that ‘the delays have illustrated shortcomings in China’s nuclear sector, particularly when dealing with …

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Call for Warning Signs on Cumbrian Beaches

Nuclear Free Local Authorities  calls on Public Health England and the Environment Agency to fully investigate new radioactive particles found on beaches close to Sellafield The Nuclear Free Local Authorities (NFLA) calls today on public health bodies to investigate and analyse further recent deposits of radioactive particles found on beaches close to Sellafield. It also calls …

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Radioactive Beached Art this Saturday

    Radiation Free Lakeland will be at Cumbria Wildlife Trust's 'Beached Art' event to hand out leaflets and place over 40 'radioactive' pebbles on the beach. The 'radioactive' pebbles will symbolise the increasing numbers of radioactive particles brought onto St Bees beach with every tide as a result of historic discharges and also the increased …

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30th April, Government Committee Comes to Workington to teach Cumbrians to suck eggs

  .....or in this case heat generating nuclear wastes.   The plan we were told  was for one mega dump "as big as the City of Carlisle." Cumbria said No to that plan on 30th January 2013.  It is worth bearing in mind that the area of the City of Carlisle includes much of rural …

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Call for warning signs on Cumbrian beaches …let’s call for a stop to the cause of the crapola

Cumbrians Opposed to a Radioactive Environment have renewed calls for warning signs to be placed on Cumbrian beaches. Core Press Release "A Review conducted by local pressure group CORE (Cumbrians Opposed to a Radioactive Environment), making a strong case for the use of signs on West Cumbrian beaches to advise the public on the presence …

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