Ellesmere Port : Uranium Hexafluoride and Fracking Side by Side? What Could Go Wrong?

    PRESS NOTICE Radiation Free Lakeland and Close Capenhurst have successfully placed a late Comment before the Ellesmere Port Igas Inquiry. Uranium Hexafluoride and Fracking Side by Side?  What Could Go Wrong? Nuclear safety group Radiation Free Lakeland says - "alongside the group, Close Capenhurst, we have been working on a report which exposes …

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Incinerating What? Letter to Oppose Incinerator at Kingmoor Park, Carlisle

The following letter is to Cumbria County Council to oppose the planned incinerator at Kingmoor Park, Carlisle.  Please send in your own letter of opposition and if you can get to the meeting in Kendal on 18th January to speak opposing or just show opposition that would be good!  There is a facebook group for …

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“Artomic ” This Sunday at Solfest

A brand new space at Solfest, dedicated to all the ways that we can support each other and our planet, The "WHOSE PLANET...is it anyway?" tent runs over the festival weekend showcasing the many and varied ways we can we nurture, protect and reclaim our planet and each other. Workshops and discussions from bees to …

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Letter to Greg Clark – There is Not Enough Fresh Water for New Nuclear, Stop Now.

The plans for Moorside are unravelling but we have to make sure.   The following letter has been sent to Greg Clark MP,  Please do use this as a template to urge him to scrap all new nuclear build.  It is beyond time. Email:  enquiries@beis.gov.uk To the Rt Hon Greg Clark MP Secretary of State Department …

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Thinking About the Energy Fuelling the Food We Eat.

The Lancaster Guardian had a gem of an article entitled "Thinking About the Energy Fuelling the Food We Eat" (12/1/17) The hidden ingredient . . . . However much care we take with the ingredients for our favourite dishes – there is one ingredient we probably don’t think about very much – and that’s the power …

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3rd Installment of the Springfields Archive. “Something is Wrong” The River Ribble Birthing the Nuclear Nightmare

Radiation Free Lakeland have been given access to files relating to Springfields Nuclear Fuel plant near Preston.  Shining a spotlight on Springfields is more important than ever with the Toshiba Westinghouse operation gearing up to produce "high burn" nuclear fuel for the much hyped "nuclear renaissance."   Have we so sold our souls to the nuclear …

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Westmorland & Lonsdale Green Party Oppose the Scrapping of Democracy for Nuclear Agenda

This excellent letter  published below was sent yesterday to the House of Lords by Dr Chris Loynes of the Westmorland & Lonsdale Green Party.  The letter outlines the many reasons why the House of Lords should throw out the plan to scrap democracy in order to accommodate the nuclear industry's agenda. Please feel free to …

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Take Action Today to Stop the Nuclear Dump Plans

On Wednesday the House of Lords under the Chair of Baroness Verma will be discussing  in Grand Committee in the Moses Room at 3.45pm the plan to push  through legislation that will remove our right, and the right of Cumbria County Council, to object to burying radioactive waste underground.  This would potentially be at levels …

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‘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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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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