Jonathon Porritt Blasts Coal Mining Plan Near Sellafield #KeepCumbrianCoalintheHole

https://player.vimeo.com/video/106492418 West Cumbria Mining Video from Kevin Murphy on Vimeo The video above shows the same old coal mining methods described as “modern” the machinery is exactly the same as that used in China and Russia. Former Director of Friends of the Earth and Founder of Forum for the Future, Jonathon Porritt has blasted the […] …

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On this day 20 Years ago, 20 Miles from Sellafield – The Man from the Govnt says NO to Felling the Rusland Beeches

page 43 12th June 1997 Man from the Dept of Environment says NO! Hurray!!! Simon Pryce concluded “The beeches are a significant feature of the valley and make a considerable contribution to its character and amenity. There is NO JUSTIFICATION for felling them all on safety grounds and individuals could be retained for several decades.” […] …

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Fossil Fueled Earthquakes at the UKs Two Key Nuclear Sites?

  FOSSIL FUELED EARTHQUAKES NEAR NUCLEAR INSTALLATIONS? Nuclear and Fracking Campaigners across the UK have joined forces to oppose fossil fuel extraction within the vicinity of the UK's key nuclear installations, Sellafield in Cumbria and Springfields in Lancashire. Radiation Free Lakeland has sent a letter to the Health and Safety Executive urging a moratorium. The …

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Beware of the Bull on World Cancer Day

It was World Cancer Day yesterday.  Supporters of a Radiation Free Lakeland went along to Workington to collect signatures on a letter to the director of Public Health in Cumbria.  The letter asked Colin Cox for a reply to the hundreds of letters already written questioning the government's assertion that the influx of construction workers …

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Jamie Reed from the Archives….

In the light of the news that Jamie Reed is to take a job with Sellafield - we ask: did he ever leave? The following is from our blog posted back in February 2013 ........the revolving doors are corrupting any illusion of democracy in this Nuclear Dystopia. Cumbria’s JR :contracts were made to be broken! …

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Guest Blog: Why the Nuclear Industry is Killing Off the Human Race by John Urquhart

Documentary from 1983.  Sellafield is still reprocessing and will continue to do so for as long as it can get away with it.   A Guest Blog by John Urquhart WHY THE NUCLEAR INDUSTRY IS KILLING OFF THE HUMAN RACE When Gallileo pointed out that the Roman Catholic Church's model of the universe was flawed, …

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