Nuclear Waste Dump at the Port of Workington “Permitted Development” say Cumbria County Council.

Drone Image anonymously sent to Radiation Free Lakeland showing approximately 160 containers at Cyclife, Lillyhall, Near Workington during June 2021 Cumbria County Council have said that the storing of up to 80 containers of radioactive scrap metal at the Port of Workington is "permitted development" requiring no discussion or vote. Our reply urges the Council …

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Lakes Against Nuclear Dump is “Essential”

New Radiation Free Campaign - Lakes Against Nuclear Dump has received endorsement from a member of the Energy minister’s Geological Disposal Implementation Board, 2012-15 https://www.lakesagainstnucleardump.com/post/coal-mine-a-trojan-horse-for-nuclear-waste-facility-reports-isle-of-man-today "This is an important grass roots initiative. For all too long the views of the affected public have been ignored by the nuclear industry who are desperate to demonstrate they …

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Public Inquiry on Coal Mine – Hurray!? or WTF?

This article was first published on our Lakes Against Nuclear Dump website Coal Mine Public Inquiry - Will It Include Nuclear Impacts Or Will Media, NGOs and Govnt Continue to Use Climate as a Weapon of Mass Distraction ? Does the Government Give Two Hoots About Accusations of Climate Hypocrisy When It Has Bigger Fish …

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Mining Developer’s Suppliers List Slammed ..

In the Cumberland Echo today...Mining developers' suppliers list slammed by protestors Written by John Walsh   Wednesday, 09 September 2020Yucca Mountain - Tunnel Boring Machine. A nuclear safety group has slammed the preferred supplier list of developers hoping to open the first deep coal mine in the UK in decades.Radiation Free Lakeland were behind the legal challenge brought …

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Colchester Council Say NO to New Nuclear!!

A Poster from the (previous) Stop Moorside campaign by Radiation Free Lakeland PRESS NOTICE  A Heartfelt Letter of Thanks from Cumbrian Nuclear Safety Campaigners, Radiation Free Lakeland, has been sent to the Leader Of Colchester Council following unanimous approval of a motion, put forward by council leader Mark Cory. The motion said: “This council objects …

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2019 – “An odd use of time and effort”

2019 - “Campaigning against nuclear is an odd use of time and effort” This year we have wasted a whole lot of time! Thank you to all who have contributed either actively to our campaigns or with donations . All of which goes directly to campaigning for a world free from the civil/military nuclear vampire …

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DO NOT RESTART CRACKED REACTOR IN SCOTLAND

  To the Scottish Environment and Protection Agency,  the Office for Nuclear Regulation and EDF Radiation Free Lakeland fully endorse the views of David Autumns in his letter below. Namely that Hunterston B SHOULD NOT be restarted. SEPA, and the ONR have a duty of care to the public. Scotland is producing more energy than …

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ALLERDALE COUNCIL ADMIT ILLEGALITY OF NUCLEAR LAUNDRY

PRESS NOTICE ALLERDALE COUNCIL ADMIT ILLEGALITY OF NUCLEAR LAUNDRY Allerdale Borough Council have admitted in a letter (below) to Radiation Free Lakeland today that the Energy Coast Laundry servicing Sellafield has opened illegally without the necessary planning permission.  Leader of Allerdale Borough Council, Marion Fitzgerald says in her letter to the nuclear safety group: "Following …

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Lake District National Park Authority Member DEMANDS that the Government Pay for Moorside. OUR PETITION SAYS STUFF THAT! (well something like that)

Image:  taken today in Ackenthwaite.  This is the south side of Cumbria and like the village of Beckermet (Moorside) on the west side, is not in the Lake District (The Lake District National Park is an artificial construct about the same age as the nuclear industry!) The mountains between give the South Lakes a false …

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Is it OK to have Radiocaesium and Transuranics in a Childrens Play Area on the Beach?

https://youtu.be/xg5yw2f30l0 Is it OK to have radiocaesium and transuranics in a childrens area on the beach? Sellafield and the UK regulators think so. Last thursday Radiation Free Lakeland were invited to Cleator Moor Civic Hall for the West Cumbria Site Stakeholder meeting (Environment and Health). We have deliberately shunned these meetings thinking that they are …

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