Troubled Waters – Article Update

  Many thanks to Scisco Media for publishing the "Troubled Waters" article.  There is an update to the article as we now have answers to a Freedom of Information request from the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority who have replied that they will not be stopping their abstraction of 36 mega litres a day from the river …

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Dewilding Cumbria

Dewilding Cumbria: Displace and Replace Rewilding Ennerdale is a cause we can all get behind and was featured tonight on the ITV's Countrywise programme.  DEwilding  is the opposite of REwilding.  Incredibly there is a dewilding project going on right now in Cumbria.  The rewilding and dewilding projects have one thing in common…..the insidious grip of …

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This Wednesday DEMO 5.00 to 6.00pm outside Nuke Dump meeting

    Please join us on 30th April in demonstrating to Government that Cumbria (or anywhere else!) should NOT be in the frame for the dumping of high level nuclear wastes underground. The demonstration will start at 5pm prior to the Committee on Radioactive Waste Management meeting in the Hunday Manor Hotel.  Please join us …

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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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Don’t mention the ‘N’ word at Cumbria Wildlife Trust’s Irish Sea Conference

  TOMORROW DEMO OUTSIDE IRISH SEA CONFERENCE - 8th April from 8.30am to 9.30am at the Netherwood Hotel, Grange over Sands. Cumbria Wildlife Trust are about to pull off a magnificent sleight of hand at tomorrow's Irish Sea conference. Despite the Irish Sea being the most radioactively polluted in the world with plans to increase …

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Letter from Sellafield Worker Exposes Nuclear Corruption

There is something seriously wrong when the UK nuclear industry's corruption of governance is exposed not by Greenpeace or Friends of the Earth but by a brave and principled Sellafield worker. The national media have gone along with the myth that the Sellafield Workers Campaign represent the workforce and West Cumbria. Cumbria is being sold …

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Beatrix Potter’s Evil Master Plan: Trash Woodlands, Replace with “woolly maggots”

Beatrix Potter's Evil Master Plan: Trash Woodlands, Replace with "woolly maggots" So says George Monbiot. Nuclear enthusiast George Monbiot has said of the Lakeland fells: "The forests that once covered them have been reduced by the white plague to bare rock and bowling green...the sheep wiped the hills clean." Sounds persuasive. But is it credible? …

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CALL FOR HELP FROM CUMBRIA – CUMBRIA SAID NO! – ANYONE LISTENING?

Today at the Wave in Maryport - Cumbrians Said (and still say) NO! *MANY THANKS* to all those Cumbrians on the frontline who are strongly protesting at the government's latest plan. The Department of Energy and Climate Change (Energy and Climate Change? Ha! spends a big chunk of its budget on fossil fuel for Sellafield …

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Letter to Ed Davey Opposing Nuke Dump – Come along and Sign at Wasdale Show tomorrow!

correspondence@decc.gsi.gov.uk To the Department of Energy and Climate Change Dear Ed Davey, Cumbrians have said No repeatedly to a geological dump under this land from Morecambe Bay to the Solway. The new consultation announced by DECC is a narrowly focused set of questions with the aim of achieving a Yes response to a 'geological disposal …

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