Rare Items for Sale in New Fundraiser for Lakes Against Nuclear Dump

NIREX - Government Propaganda Calendar from 1997 A new Fundraiser sale has been launched for our dedicated campaign Lakes Against Nuclear Dump. Exciting and interesting items for sale include this very rare 1997 NIREX calendar . This is Government propaganda from the 1990's promoting the plan to sell Cumbrians a geological nuclear dump. This is …

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Journey to the Safest Place on Earth

Journey to the Safest Place on Earth - a "must watch" film for Cumbrians…. Members of the Copeland and Allerdale "Working Groups" are a few self selected people who have put their faith in the nuclear industry's promises, they do not speak for Cumbria - or even for Copeland and Allerdale although the Borough Councils' …

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Coal Mine Boss Gives Talk on Nuke Dump Plan and Immediately Deletes Known Opposer of both Mine and Nuke Dump.

I Have a Question: What is CEO of Cumbria Coal Mine Doing Employed by Government to Push a Deep Nuclear Dump? Maybe that is why I was "Removed by Host" just a few moments into the Zoom meeting. Scandalous. Where is the Outcry from NGOs - from Journalists? Last night the boss of the Cumbria …

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“Lake District’s Hidden Jewel” is putting itself forward for the Nuclear Sprawl of a Geological Disposal Facility

Irton Hall (image from Wikipedia) IRTON HALL is described as the "Lake District's Hidden Jewel". But the "Lake District" has been ruled out of GDF plans hasn't it? Well yes but there is a false red line. It is only the National Park Authority who do not recognise the Lake District beyond their faux red …

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Waste ‘a danger into eternity’

Letter in Whitehaven News August 12th 2020. https://www.whitehavennews.co.uk "when the Coal Mine plan comes before Cumbria County Council on the 20th August Copeland councillors on that committee should remember that the CEO of West Cumbria Mining is tasked with delivery of a GDF and that Egremont and the Irish Sea (and Ennerdale) are in the …

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The Lifetime of Damage Done by the much Hyped James Lovelock

Professor James Lovelock has turned 101 and the BBC is paying him gushing homage. This is the man who has been consistent in his support for nuclear power. His answer to radioactive waste? . "Stick it in some precious wilderness..If you wanted to preserve the biodiversity of rainforest, drop pockets of nuclear waste into it …

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How Many Times Do We Have to say NO to a GDF?! Heat Generating Nuclear Wastes CANNOT be left to rot Into Eternity Deep Underground.

Dragon of Relative Depths. How Deep is YOUR Love for Nuclear Wastes ? Enough to leave it to abandoned steel, copper and concrete containment 1000 metres deep and as big as the City of Carlisle in complex geology? Just a quick comment (for now) on the front page of the Whitehaven News - Once again …

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Fundraiser!

Its that time again to pass the hat round and see if we can raise a few bob to keep the show on the road. If you like what we do and want it to continue then please consider making a small donation.  Radiation Free Lakeland are a small civil society group dedicated to holding …

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27th April – Surround Springfields – Get the book! (No T shirts but we do have Nuclear Waste Barrel Costumes!)

Surround Springfields  The ongoing Chernobyl nuclear disaster marks its 33rd anniversary on Friday April 26th. On the Saturday April 27th campaigners will  gather at the Springfields nuclear site in Lancashire, the dark heart of the UK's nuclear industry, to highlight  the need for action against new nuclear power plants and dangerous radioactive waste 'disposal'. The Chernobyl …

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“The National Park is Not the Right Place!” This leaves the Door Open by Suggesting there IS a Right Place for HOT Nuclear Wastes Under Cumbria

The article below was published by Open Democracy in 2013.  At that time Friends of the Lake District were conspicuous by their determined absence during the long hard  campaign to stop "Steps Towards Geological Disposal" from 2008 to 2013.  . Now in 2018, we really hope FoLD campaign to stop a nuclear dump ANYwhere under …

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