Just Three Miles from the Beautiful Lancaster Canal – Dodgy Old Nuclear Reactor with Crumbling Graphite Core…

A walk along the beautiful Lancaster canal this thursday - no one witnessing the beautiful day would be thinking about the crumbling graphite core in the nuclear reactors just 3 miles away.  Would they?  All this Useless Beauty - was a song by Elvis Costello and it made me think....  what if ... if no …

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World Heritage Sham

Today the Prince of Wales unveiled a plaque in Keswick to celebrate the Lake District being awarded World Heritage Site status. Campaigners from Radiation Free Lakeland were at the event, dressed in a barrel of nuclear waste, as Prince Charles arrived. Radiation Free Lakeland have said: "World Heritage Site status for the Lake District is …

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Gender and Radiation: Women and Children Require More Protection

Film - "Fighting for Gemma" Today is International Women's Day  "a time to reflect on progress made, to call for change and to celebrate acts of courage and determination by ordinary women who have played an extraordinary role in the history of their countries and communities."  There are many such women in the anti-nuclear movement.  …

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The Woman Who Knew Too Much: Dr Alice Stewart

The following is kindly reposted from the  facebook page of Bob Alvarez "Dr. Alice M. Stewart, a dear family friend, at our home in the late 1970's. Her findings, first published in 1955, suggesting that a single x-ray of the fetus could lead to childhood cancer provided the first human evidence that there was no …

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Freedom of Information request on Moorside Nukiller Health Impact.

  Dear Director of Public Health Cumbria/ Chair of the Moorside Health Impact Assessment Group, FREEDOM OF INFORMATION REQUEST We have written to you repeatedly, including via Tim Farron MP to ask: Do you believe, like the government, that “population mixing” is the cause of the acknowledged and well documented excess of childhood leukaemia near Sellafield?  Or do …

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The nuclear lobby want to change the law so that “radiation is good for you”

In a move reminiscent of the tobacco industry's blatant lies about health the nuclear industry is desperate to repackage the effects of radiation as benign. We have just received a message from our colleagues at Kick Nuclear.  Please read it and take action on this proposed law change in the US designed to protect the …

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