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 … Continue reading Fossil Fueled Earthquakes at the UKs Two Key Nuclear Sites?
Article in German National Press - Taz by Daniel Zylbersztajn 21. 4. 17 (translation not perfect - with help of google and others!) Nuclear power in North West England In the shadow of Radiation In the home country of the British nuclear industry doubts about nuclear power are unpopular. Nuclear power opponents still do not … Continue reading Article in Taz – Atomkraft in Nordwestern Englands
PETITION TO SIGN..... https://you.38degrees.org.uk/petitions/stop-moorside-biggest-nuclear-development-in-europe So NuGen is Toshiba today - Kepco tomorrow? - makes no odds what the name is, the nuclear juggernaught will continue until people say enough is enough. BNFL went bankrupt - but that did not stop the expansion of the Sellafield site to include new reprocessing plants and MOX fuel manufacturing … Continue reading Poster to Display – Resist the Nuclear Juggernaught coming YOUR way!
Today in the Ecologist - Expose of the damage the nuclear industry is doing to us and to our environment - by Chris Busby..... Killer 'hot particle': Sellafield coast 'like Chernobyl and Fukushima exclusion zones' Chris Busby The discovery of a tiny but deadly radioactive 'hot particle' in mud from the Esk estuary near … Continue reading Killer ‘hot particle’: Sellafield coast ‘like Chernobyl and Fukushima exclusion zones’
Thanks to the Lancashire Evening Post for coming along - the article rather underplays the enormity of Springfields role in the nuclear story (uranium conversion and nuclear fuel manufacturer to the world, Toshiba Westinghouse who run the Springfields site constructed the Fukushima reactors, Sellafield and Springfields colluded to manufacture MOX fuel). The article also underplays … Continue reading Protestors gather at nuclear site to remember Japan Disaster
Dear Friends, Tomorrow, March 11th, is the sixth anniversary of the ongoing Fukushima disaster in Japan. Members of Radiation Free Lakeland invite people to join us in a vigil outside the Springfields nuclear fuel plant in Preston at 2.30pm March 11th (just 5 miles from the PNR frack site). We will be at Kirkham railway … Continue reading Tomorrow we stand at Springfields, the birthplace of the nuclear nightmare, to Remember Fukushima