German Nuclear Activist Arrested for Blockade of Uranium Hexaflouride

Report from DIANUKE Please Support Hanna Poddig. On Thursday, May 11th, 2017 German anti-nuclear activist Hanna Poddig went to the prison of Hildesheim (Lower Saxony state) in order to serve her sentence of up to 110 days imprisonment. She had refused to pay a fine of Euro 1650 (around INR 116,000) for chaining herself to … Continue reading German Nuclear Activist Arrested for Blockade of Uranium Hexaflouride

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 … Continue reading Thinking About the Energy Fuelling the Food We Eat.

You Can Stop Moorside! Fighting Fund

Dear Friends   We are raising money to Stop Moorside. With your help we can commission a report into the dodgy design of the untried, untested nuclear reactors proposed. Already we have, thanks to  your generosity, commissioned an expert report (to be published in 2017) into the health detriment. Now we would like to be … Continue reading You Can Stop Moorside! Fighting Fund

Forgotten Archives: SELLAFIELD AND THE SUFFERING CHILDREN

OBSERVER MAGAZINE 28th May 1989 EXCLUSIVE REPORT: SELLAFIELD AND THE SUFFERING CHILDREN Ellie de Cordova lived at Whitehaven, nine miles away from the nuclear reprocessing plant of Sellafield. At the age of four, she died of leukaemia, a type of cancer affecting the blood and bone marrow. Eighteen other children within 20 miles of Sellafield … Continue reading Forgotten Archives: SELLAFIELD AND THE SUFFERING CHILDREN

Panorama Tonight at 8.30: Sellafield

Radiation Free Lakeland are no lovers of the BBC's recent coverage of nuclear issues...so we were extremely guarded when approached by Panorama.  Following reassurance that this would be an "expose"  we have contributed to the programme with documents leaked to us by brave whistleblowers.    We hope against hope that the programme will do what it … Continue reading Panorama Tonight at 8.30: Sellafield

Sellafield – URS – Overcharging and Over Here

This weeks Private Eye.... URS, the American corporation making such a mess of the clean-up at the Sellafield nuclear power plant in Cumbria, is facing lawsuits from whistleblowers and provoking pollution and safety fears at a huge atomic site in the US... As well as sacking whistleblowers, URS has presided over problems at Hanford that … Continue reading Sellafield – URS – Overcharging and Over Here

Leaked Sellafield photos reveal “massive radioactive release” threat

Radiation Free Lakeland have been given permission to publish in full the article in The Ecologist by Oliver Tickell and the leaked photographs exposing Sellafield's neglect of decades of nuclear wastes.  For the nuclear industry and government to be colluding to build new nuclear next to this radioactive ticking time bomb is tantamount to state terrorism. … Continue reading Leaked Sellafield photos reveal “massive radioactive release” threat