Request for a Question in Parliament on Cumbria’s Troubled Waters

    Dear Tim Farron MP, Since we last spoke I have received Freedom of Information answers regarding Sellafield’s abstraction from the internationally protected river Ehen. As you know this is of public interest as 80,000 households in West Cumbria are now receiving 20% borehole water (causing reported illnesses) mixed in with the freshwater from …

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Apology Called for Over Nuclear Power Claim

In this weeks Westmorland Gazette>>> Apology called for over nuclear power claim by Giles Brown AN anti-nuclear campaigner is demanding an energy company print a series of corrections in the Cumbrian press after incorrectly “bigging up” the benefits of a proposed power station. In April NuGen published an advertorial in all Cumbrian newspapers which said …

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NuGen Told By ASA Not To Repeat Lie…But This Does Not Go Far Enough

NuGen Told By the Advertising Standards Authority Not to Repeat Lie Bigging Up Moorside..... - But This Does Not Go Far Enough! Letter sent today to Tim Farron MP Dear Tim, I would be very grateful if you could ask Secretary of State Amber Rudd the following on Radiation Free Lakeland’s behalf. NuGen Advertorial In …

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Roll Call of Shame: MPs who voted to Dump Democracy along with Nuclear Waste

Tim Farron MP who is known to be opposed to geological dumping of radioactive wastes under Cumbria was not there - while Jamie Reed MP for Copeland and former Sellafield PR man was there ....and he voted to stop the plan ....WHAT IS GOING ON?    strange times! Here is the roll call of shame.... …

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Tim Farron : Save Democracy in Cumbria from Being Dumped along with Nuclear Wastes

Many thanks to everyone who came along to our meeting today with Tim Farron MP.  We urged our MP to do everything within his power to ensure our democratic rights are not dumped along with radioactive wastes.  We asked Tim Farron to ensure that geological dumping of nuclear wastes is not made a Nationally Significantly Infrastructure …

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MPs Dumping Democracy – “Please Do Everything In Your Power to Stop This Abuse Of Power”

Dear Tim, Thank you for your reply.  As I understand it by making nuclear waste disposal a Nationally Significant Infrastructure Project the local councils will have the same kind of input as you have had to the Committee meeting about this ie None. Unless, that is, you have been selected. In the case of the …

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License to Kill by “Special Permission”

Received a reply from Tim Farron MP today from our request that DECC take heed of public opposition to the cull of roe deer trapped within the new perimeter fences.  DECC who ordered the fences (which enlarge the footprint of the Sellafield site to include woodland and rough scrubland areas) say "it would not be …

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Prime Minister asked by Tim Farron MP “to heed request” to Free the Deer

Tim Farron MP has sent a letter to the Prime Minister asking him "to heed" campaigners calls for a halt to the proposed cull of roe deer. Campaigners are gearing up to spend nights around the Sellafield reprocessing plant perimeter fences to stop any discharge of firearms from within the site. Our Ref: Birk004/38/ag   …

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Stop and Contain – Reprocessing at Sellafield is Insane

An open letter to Tim Farron.. Dear Tim, Colleagues in the Bristol area have informed us that the third nuclear train this week has just been loaded again today at Bridgwater Station. Every week trains carrying radioactive nuclear waste in flasks from Hinkley Point nuclear power station are loaded in the middle of Bridgwater, right …

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Tim Farron MP “Powerful Evidence” to Pull the Plug on Radioactive Fly Tipping

MP Tim Farron says there is "powerful evidence" for pulling the plug on the most dangerous fly tipping in the world.. fly tipping that sanctions "radioactive releases to groundwaters" in Cumbria. He has written to DECC and DEFRA asking for the "exempt" law allowing High Volume Very Low Level Wastes to be tipped into landfill …

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