What Part of NO Don’t You Understand?

The decision by Cabinet has been "called in" by 3 Copeland councillors. That means that the Economy & Environment Group will 'scrutinise' the Cabinet's decision and either agree with it or ask that the Cabinet take a revote. It has been suggested that Copeland was always expected to call in the decision if the Cabinet …

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Partnership Patsies Congratulate Themselves on a Job Well Done!

CAMPAIGNERS SLAM WEST CUMBRIA NUCLEAR DUMP TALKS http://www.nwemail.co.uk/news/campaigners-slam-nuclear-dump-talks-1.977754?referrerPath=news/west_cumbria As Cumbria Slides towards a Toxic Wasteland: Partnership Patsies Congratulate Themselves on a Job Well Done! Yesterday, Thursday 19th July was an important date for Cumbria. It was the day the Partnership, including Churches Together, The National Farmers Union, Cumbrian Association of Local Councils, The Lake District …

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The Sunday Post asks: Is the Lake District really the best place to turn into…RADIOACTIVE WASTELAND

"It's home to the sweeping dramatic vistas that inspired Wordsworth. Scenery so breath-taking tourists will flock there this summer bringing £2billion to spend at local businesses. And while the picturesque landscape of the Lake District shaped over thousands of years shows no signs of abating, scratch the surface and you see a tale out of …

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“Parishes Roar” NUKED BY SPIN – a letter to Tim Farron MP

There is very strong evidence of ongoing collusion between government and the press regarding the Department of Energy and Climate Change's nuclear ambitions. There is a desired and timetabled government narrative being presented aided and abetted by press collusion. Radiation Free Lakeland have written to Tim Farron MP with concerns about collusion between the government, …

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North Lancashire Tourism would be impacted by Geological Dump

Managing Radioactive Wastes Safely "What do you think of it so far? RUBBISH!" VIRTUAL LANCASTER - the popular Community Resources and Visitor Guide says: "The knock on effects for the North Lancashire visitor industry are serious. Being a gateway to Wastwater is attractive. Being a gateway to 'Nuclear Wastewater' less so. From the nuclear industry's …

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Nuclear Free Local Authorities Response to the CONsultation

"It is the NFLA view that, should the Cumbrian authorities move on to the next stage, the momentum in the process will be too great to allow withdrawal in future. Cumbria could, therefore end up not only with a disposal facility which takes all the spent fuel from new reactors, but also with more than …

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Blawith and Subberthwaite Say NO to Nuke Dump

Blawith and Subberthwaite Parish Council resolved (Item 12b - full Minutes on http://www.crake.org) to write to Copeland DC, Allerdale DC and Cumbria CC (cc. County Councillor Claire Salisbury) to convey general unease about the closeness of the proposed waste deposit sites to this parish, and to urge, because of the unsoundness of the geology, that …

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No “Willing Community” Here…

Millom Without and Whicham Parish Councils have joined the growing number of Greater Lakeland communities opposing any further toxic steps to a nuclear dump. Communities who oppose the government’s cunning plan for the dumping of weapons of mass destruction under Cumbrian earth are: South Lakeland District Council, Cockermouth Town Council, Cross Canonby, Threlkeld, Buttermere, Loweswater, …

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TRUST US “It will be safe” – SAYS ALUN ELLIS “Geological Director”

Webcast from West Cumbria:Managing Radioactive Waste Safely I couldn't bear to watch this webcast the phrase "banality of evil" comes to mind. Interestingly the Geological Director, Alun Ellis who is effectively saying "Trust Us, it will be safe' also presided over the radioactive pollution of Lake Trawsfynydd in North Wales and contamination of workers. The …

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