Tablets for Radioactive Iodine? Yes But What About ALL the Other 60 Nuclides Released from Submarine Nuclear Accident??

A submarine launch at Barrow-in-Furness (Photo: BAE / MOD handout) Following revelations in freedom of information requests to Declassified UK records show 97,430 stable iodine tablets were pre-issued to people in Plymouth, Portland and Barrow-in-Furness from 2016-21 to protect them from radiation. Kate Hudson, general secretary of the Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament (CND), said: “The …

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WMD: University of Cumbria and Lancashire Uni go over to the Dark Side – this would be seen as outrageous in for example Russia or China but it is Here!

Please support the petition started by Emily Heath. Radiation Free Lakeland agree that Arms Manufacturers should not be involved in running Universities. Universities: stop collaborating with BAE Systems! In February 2021 it was announced that Lancaster University and the University of Cumbria plan to open a Barrow-in-Furness campus, which 'will work closely with key businesses, …

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The Guardian Fails to Highlight the Continued Construction of Nuclear Submarines in Barrow throughout the ‘lockdown’

Followers of Radiation Free Lakeland will know that we have been trying to stop the continued operations of so called "essential" nuclear construction - including the ongoing build of nuclear submarines at Barrow. Of course we would do this notwithstanding COVID19. But we naively assumed that during the 'Lockdown' for the rest of the country …

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Nuclear Business as Usual

While other small business go the wall as collateral fallout of COVID19 , the military and civil nuclear global industrial complex continues with business as usual and even seeks to benefit from the pandemic. Here in Cumbria the BAE shipyard at Barrow continues to build its next generation Weapons of Mass Destruction - nuclear submarines …

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Guest Blog: Tobacco Company Running UK School? No … a Nuclear Weapons Manufacturer!

GUEST BLOG BY KEN GORMAN I emailed Marianne Birkby to congratulate her on her letter in the Daily Mail on 1st. May. She complained about BAE sponsoring Furness Academy in Barrow. I mentioned that about 20 years ago, as a governor of Hodgson High School in Poulton-le-Fylde, I was aware of the £100,000 being given …

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Barrow Children Under the Shadow in the North in Trident Town

BAE, the biggest arms manufacturers in Europe plan to take over the education of Barrows' school children. Note: this is not inevitable - it can be stopped BAE do not take over until Sept ... Local Education Authorities, Councils and Services are being starved of cash so that the government can continue with its insane nuclear …

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