Propaganda Fest for “Delivery” of a Deep Nuclear Dump

Whether Under Land or Sea a Deep Nuclear Dump Would Be The Wrong Thing to Do - Stop and Contain. Radioactive Waste Management are advised by the Committee on Radioactive Waste Management which has as one of their key members the coal mine boss Mark Kirkbride. The BBC and other mainstream UK news outlet are …

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Letter from Lakes Against Nuclear Dump Published in Local Press

From the Westmorland Gazette 1st July 2021 Dear Editor, Under the new and unjust rules of the ongoing nuclear dump game, anyone anywhere can volunteer a place for an above and below ground Geological Disposal Facility for heat generating nuclear wastes. The area of Ghyll Scaur quarry was put forward by Parish Councillor of Bootle, …

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NEW Petition to the UK Prime Minister: A Call to Stop Geological Nuclear Dump Plans.

Our new petition set up just last night has already received dozens of signatures - we have a long way to go before we get to the 10,000 signatures required for a debate in Parliament - but the UK does need to talk about the unwanted, scientifically unworkable and deeply dangerous Nuclear Dump Plan! The …

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Lords High Tail it Away from Geological Dump Debate: BIGGEST DECISION IN OUR TIME

Last week a 'debate' on the implementation of the plan for dangerous geological dumping of nuclear waste took place in the House of Lords.  So few Lords were there.  Anyone would think this plan to impose one or more high level waste dumps underneath our feet is an issue of so very little importance and …

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Hundreds of French Police Smash Geological Nuclear Dump Protest Camp at Bure

Hundreds of French police smash nuclear dump protest camp, raid support house and arrest opponents by Jack Cohen-Joppa, for the Nuclear Resister http://www.nukeresister.org/2018/02/22/hundreds-of-french-police-smash-nuclear-dump-protest-camp-raid-support-house-and-arrest-opponents/ Before dawn on the morning of February 22, hundreds of French police in riot gear and equipped with trucks, bulldozers, helicopters and drones, evicted dozens of nuclear waste dump opponents who had …

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A Letter of Thanks to the Swedish Environment Court for Saying No to Geological Disposal of Nuclear Wastes

Images from a 1990s advert in Cumbria magazine from the UK government's "Sellafield Repository Project" (NIREX) which planned to dump low and intermediate level nuclear wastes - today the plan includes heat generating high level wastes - ...any volunteers? On the 23rd January 2018 the Swedish Environment Court gave the thumbs down to the Swedish …

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GEOLOGICAL DUMPING OF NUCLEAR WASTE – WHERE? WHY?

West Cumbria was ruled out as a site to bury nuclear waste 20 years ago because the geology was unsafe.  The plan this time round is ten times as big and to include high level nuclear wastes, so not surprisingly Cumbria County Council said NO in January 2013. However, in order to build new nuclear …

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OBE Awarded for Budging Radioactive Sludge

Sellafield boss awarded OBE for services to the nuclear industry "An inspirational role model at Sellafield has been awarded an OBE for services to the nuclear industry".  The OBE is for "budging radioactive sludge" from one place to another and repacking, and reclassifying highly radioactive wastes while the industry and our nuclear headed government is …

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Open Letter to Lord Melvyn Bragg in the News and Star and Cumberland News

OPEN LETTER TO LORD BRAGG published in the News and Star (26.3.15) and The Cumberland News (27.3.15) I am sure you would agree that the hard-won planning protections for ancient monuments and special sites of conservation should not be scrapped in Cumbria. This is what is being proposed right now, with Cumbria specifically in mind. …

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“Don’t Freeze Us Out of Nuclear Debate” Front Page of the Cumberland News Today

Front Page of the Cumberland News – Friday 27th March 2015  DON’T FREEZE US OUT OF NUCLEAR DEBATE By Phil Coleman  Chief Reporter Two peers have hit out at a controversial plan to freeze county councillors out of any decision to build an underground nuclear dump in Cumbria. Cumbria County Council voted in 2013 to …

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