‘Nuclear Madness’ Protest at Carlisle Railway Station

    Gallery of Pictures from today's demo   MANY THANKS to everyone who came along today to sing "Trains and boats and Planes , are bringing nuclear waste to my home..." We sang to show our solidarity with all the other groups throughout the UK in Wigan, Brixton, Bristol, Warrington, Lancaster and elsewhere who …

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Trains and Boats and Planes are Bringing Nuclear Waste to My Home..

http://youtu.be/4d7elcWzYYE The Cumbrian Version of Trains and Boats and Planes by artist Kevin Carr Trains and Boats and Planes Are Bringing Nuclear Waste to My Home They're Dumping Things  On Land and Sea Destroying My Marrow Bone. Brains and Throats and Veins  Are All the Organs That Are Wasting Away Chemotherapy's No Remedy For the …

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Demo at Carlisle Railway: From Darkest Peru to Darkest Cumbria – Stop Nuclear Madness!

Radiation Free Lakeland will be holding a demonstration and leafletting at Carlisle Railway Station on Monday 24th November from 11am to 1pm - Please come and join us  This demonstration in Carlisle coincides with a week of actions at train stations throughout the UK  by groups and concerned citizens including in Wigan, Warrington Bridgwater, Chester  and …

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Public Lecture: What New Nuclear Build Means to the Northwest.

  Public Lecture: What New Nuclear Build Means to the Northwest. Professor Robin Grimes, Chief Scientific Advisor to the Foreign & Commonwealth Office, will give a lecture on 6th November at the Storey in Lancaster on “What New Nuclear Build Means to the North West.” Radiation Free Lakeland will be holding a demonstration and leafleting …

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Not So Brief Encounter -Nuclear Trains at Carnforth

    Many thanks to all the people today who stopped to talk to us at the iconic 'Brief Encounter' station at Carnforth.  We handed out around 100 leaflets with many people asking where they could sign a petition to stop the transport of nuclear waste. The leaflet we handed out said: NOT SO BRIEF …

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Not so Brief Encounter: Nuclear Waste Trains

      Do you know if trains carrying nuclear waste go through your neighbourhood?  All radioactive waste (spent fuel) from nuclear power stations is sent to Sellafield in Cumbria. It is mainly transported by rail with Direct Rail Services (owned by the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority) .  Some parts of the journey are by road. …

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SPRINGWATCH – SELLAFIELD STYLE – FREE THE DEER!

Springwatch - Sellafield Style! Report from the Frontline to Free the Deer “Yesterdays protest went really well. Between us we all chanted, blew whistles and banged a drum while stood holding our placards for all to see!”   “We got lots of positive responses from the workforce. The start to the day was somewhat intimidating. …

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