Overturned Tanker of Nitric Acid Belongs to Sellafield

The police and press reports about the tanker of nitric acid which overturned on the 27th May into a field from the rural road at Eaglesfield fail to mention who the nitric acid belongs to. Extract from Police report: "Residents in the areas of Paddle Primary School, Brandlingill, Low Lorton, High Lorton and Littlethwaite, are …

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No to Seismic Testing for a Sub-Sea Nuclear Dump – letter in the Whitehaven News

Dear Editor, This July the Irish Sea will be airgun blasted courtesy of Nuclear Waste Services and the euphemistically named “Community Partnerships”of South and Mid-Copland. Unless, that is, we can stop it. The actual community has had no vote or say on the matter. There is no justification for this invasive airgun blasting to survey …

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Excellent Letter to Michael Gove, Communities Secretary

Tell Michael Gove to Scrap the plans for Seismic testing of the Irish Sea for a deep hot Nuclear Dump. Please do use the excellent letter below from a former employee of British Nuclear Fuels Ltd (now Sellafield/Nuclear Decommissioning Authority) as inspiration to send your own letter to Michael Gove, Communities Secretary (copy to your …

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Sellafield Floor Mats Washed in Workington “Not Good Practice” say Environment Agency. “Dangerous and Intolerable” say Radiation Free Lakeland

PRESS RELEASE sent out to local and national press if anyone sees anything anywhere please let us know!! Sellafield Floor Mats Washed in Workington "Not Good Practice" say Environment Agency. "Dangerous and Intolerable" say Radiation Free Lakeland The private cleaning and catering company recently awarded a 12.5% pay rise by Sellafield are washing the nuclear …

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The Lake District is Sellafield’s New Car Parking “Requirement”

This article was published yesterday (April1 2022) on Lakes Against Nuclear Dump. The Lake District is Sellafield's New Car Parking "Requirement." Nope its not an April Fools day article. This is to follow up on LAND's most read article to date "Sellafield wants to pave paradise with loads of parking lots" . Our most read …

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Sellafield Wants to Pave Paradise and Put Up Loads of Parking Lots

This exclusive was first published on our dedicated campaign website: Lakes Against Nuclear Dump https://youtu.be/X0iQgoBmSGY Sellafield Ltd are looking to expand car parking “opportunities” up to 16 miles from the site. The nuclear waste industry is looking for parking lot areas of up to 4 acres in West Cumbria including in the Lake District National …

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Toxic Culture at Sellafield Nuclear Plant: We Need the Truth

by Sellafield Whistleblower - Alison McDermott CROWDJUSTICE PLEASE HELP IF YOU CAN... Lawyers: Leigh Day United Kingdom Sellafield Whistleblower - Alison McDermott Case Owner I have spent most of my career championing equality and fairness in the workplace. I blew the whistle because I believed serious issues at a nuclear plant were not being addressed. …

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Spiderman, Superheroes and Radiation

Spiderman - No Way Home While in Cumbria on a visit hosted by Radiation Free Lakeland in 2015, former United States Nuclear Industry Regulator Arnie Gundersen now nuclear educator with Fairewinds took samples from the beaches. These samples were tested back in the US. One of the samples unintentionally collected was found in Arnie’s coat …

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What Simon Said & Didn’t Say About Sellafield

The following is letter published in the Whitehaven News and Westmorland Gazette last week. Dear Editor Simon Reeve's insightful and luscious documentary on the Lakes this week gives us some interesting footage of the most hazardous, and complex nuclear site, including crumbling concrete ponds of highly radioactive old fuel rods and Civil Nuclear Constabulary's state …

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Letter to Guardian on Renewed Push for Nuclear off the Back of Rising Gas Prices

The following letter has been sent to the Guardian - unpublished. https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2021/oct/04/surging-gas-prices-and-fuel-bills-focus-tory-minds-on-the-nuclear-option Dear Editor, The article "Surging gas prices and fuel bills focus Tory minds on the nuclear option" (Rob Davies 4th Oct 2021)  fails to mention:   1. Sellafield is a big user of gas to the tune of tens of £Millions a year …

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