Nuclear Nightmare To Expand in Lancaster Area? Heysham 3 ??? NO!

  ~The Nuclear Nightmare Continues....unless.....we stop it.  Some say that it won't be public pressure or environmentalists that stop nuclear but it will be the finance, the profligate, unending use of public money.  This sounds wonderful but it does not of course account for the underlying reason why the government wants new nuclear.  New nuclear …

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Rally Tomorrow in Bowness 2Keep Cumbrian Coal in the Hole

one of the banners “Stop Coal, Keep it in the Hole….too near Sellafield” “At least ∼21% of ML ≥ 1.5 earthquakes between 1970 and 2012 in the UK were anthropogenic. Since the 1980s the fall in anthropogenic earthquakes was due to the fall in UK coal production.” Look forward to seeing people tomorrow in Bowness …

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60th Anniversary of the Windscale Fire

  This year on the 10th October it will be 60 years since the UK's first nuclear disaster.  Radiation Free Lakeland, Close Capenhurst, Stop Hinkley, Kick Nuclear, Stop Wylfa, South West Against Nuclear, Nuclear Trains Action Group and many others will be remembering the disaster and working to ensure there is no repeat. This is …

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Rally to Keep Cumbrian Coal in the Hole – @Bowness Bay 10th Sept from 12 noon

Please Join us on sunday 10th September @Bowness Bay to show opposition to the plan for the first new coal mine in the UK for decades. It is planned off the beautiful coast @St Bees near the worlds biggest nuclear waste dump @Sellafield. There has been opposition from many organisations pointing out that this is …

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Environment Agency, Friends of the Earth and Others Object to Coal Plan So Why Don’t We Know about it?

This weeks Whitehaven News carries a triumphant article straight from West Cumbria Mining’s press release? -( if only our press releases were given such unquestioning prestige) A little of their own research on Cumbria County Council’s website would have told newspaper editors the following… “We are particularly concerned in regard to the potential impact upon […] …

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Recycling Radioactive Scrap Metal – What Could Go Wrong?

Last weeks headline in the Whitehaven News “New business will recycle spare food” sounds like a very good thing. Only read a little further and all is not what it seems. "Recycle Lives" is a scrap buying and reprocessing business with a Sellafield contract. Usually scrap metal merchants buy in scrap metal for melting down …

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NuGen’s Parent Company Loses £Millions – No Worries Though! Plenty of Slush Funds for Greenwashing Moorside

The Whitehaven News reports today on the worst kept secret that Toshiba is financially torpedoing. Still not to worry eh, there are still slush funds aplenty to greenwash the increasingly despised Moorside plan.  Apart from NuGen (100% Toshiba) the other two sponsors are the Copeland Community Fund ( this fund doles out the £millions Cumbria …

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ON THE BEACH 2017. THE BECKONING OF NUCLEAR WAR: John Pilger

Extract from John Pilger Article..... ON THE BEACH 2017. THE BECKONING OF NUCLEAR WAR. 4 August 2017 https://youtu.be/Ue8hC5qqMt4 The US submarine captain says, "We've all got to die one day, some sooner and some later. The trouble always has been that you're never ready, because you don't know when it's coming. Well, now we do …

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Following the “Embrace Nuclear” Podium Piece (of work) in the Westmorland Gazette ….

For the last two weeks there have been excellent letters in the Westmorland Gazette rebutting the pronuclear claims by Dr Kent Brooks in his Podium Here is just one of them..... Nuclear is Not the Best Option by Linda Walker MBE, Executive Director of Chernobyl Children's Project UK. It is hard to know where to …

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Nuclear Podium – A Masterpiece in Storytelling

PODIUM The Westmorland Gazette’s Podium is often given over to the fans of nuclear energy. This one in particular was a masterpiece and neatly encapsulates in one article all the deceitful pro-nuclear ‘renaissance’ propaganda that we have been treated to over the last decade or more.   Dr Kent Brooks has appeared in the Westmorland Gazette …

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