Coal Boss CEO’s Work for the GDF – Advice on Investigations and Costings Veiled in Secrecy

Coal Boss is Advising on Investigation Techniques for the Nuclear Dump - Including Seismic Blasting and Deep Borehole Investigations. Please Sign the Petition to Remove the Coal Boss as Government Nuclear Dump Advisor Since 2017 Radiation Free Lakeland have been highlighting the links between the coal mine and the nuclear dump aka Geological Disposal Facility …

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Chair of Conservative Party in NW Supports Government Appointment of Coal Boss to Nuclear Dump Plan

Following Radiation Free Lakeland's call (once again) for the Coal Boss to be sacked from his role as "invaluable" Government advisor on the deep Nuclear dump plans, the Chair of the Conservative Party in the NW, Chris Whiteside has viciously compared Radiation Free Lakeland to "nasty little" online trolls. The concerns about cronyism are legitimate …

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“We Need You” !! GDF Supplier Day – what a crock

Demonstration against GDF 19/01/2013 - copyright Radiation Free Lakeland more info on photos here https://www.picfair.com/pics/014194830-no-nuclear-dump-demo-at-bowness-bay Despite there being no "Community" consent, no scientific underpinning, and no existing operational Geological Disposal Facility (Deep Nuclear Dump) anywhere in the world for heat generating nuclear wastes the Government are lining up the ducks ready with a "GDF Supplier …

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Letter to Guardian on Renewed Push for Nuclear off the Back of Rising Gas Prices

The following letter has been sent to the Guardian - unpublished. https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2021/oct/04/surging-gas-prices-and-fuel-bills-focus-tory-minds-on-the-nuclear-option Dear Editor, The article "Surging gas prices and fuel bills focus Tory minds on the nuclear option" (Rob Davies 4th Oct 2021)  fails to mention:   1. Sellafield is a big user of gas to the tune of tens of £Millions a year …

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Norwegian TV Highlights Coal Mine’s Close Proximity to Sellafield

Broadcast yesterday https://tv.nrk.no/se?v=NNFA03100321&t=1111s Many thanks to Norway for highlighting the elephant (many headed hydra in the room) which is the Coal Mine's Proximity to Sellafield. There is a shot in the video taken on the fells above the world's riskiest nuclear waste site which shows Sellafield's very close proximity to St Bees head. St Bees …

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Allowed Earth Shocks from Coal Mine Five Miles From Sellafield Would Be As Great as That from Continous Blasting….Unless….

In amongst the vast acres of NGO and press focus on climate/steel/jobs we managed to get the Inspector's attention on seismicity near Sellafield. No mean feat considering the Secretary of State has not asked to be informed on seismic impacts or subsidence just five miles from the world's riskiest nuclear waste site, Sellafield and the …

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Hell in a Grain of Sand: Millom Poet Norman Nicholson Had it Right.

This letter was published in the Whitehaven News on September 1st - it features a poem by Millom Poet, Norman Nicholson. A poem which was frequently taught in Cumbrian Schools before the fakery of "clean" "green" nuclear. David Moore's fizzing enthusiasm for new nuclear "Nuclear is key to clean energy for the future" Whithaven News …

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Guardian Article : What About the Appointment of Coal Mine Boss to Nuke Dump Plan??

On Monday an otherwise good article in the Guardian continued the ongoing high level omission that the Cumbrian Coal Boss has been appointed to the Government Nuke Dump Plan. When will this breathtaking cronyism and some would say example of governmental corruption be exposed and scrutinised by commentators in the UK mainstream media. It is …

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Risk To Sellafield from the Coal Mine is ‘extremely low’ say the Office for Nuclear Regulation as Another Pig Flies By.

Shape of things to come? Since 2017 Radiation Free Lakeland have been asking questions about the risks to Sellafield from the proposed coal mine. The replies from the top regulators Office for Nuclear Regulation are deeply unimpressive and in many respects deeply uninformed and just plain wrong for instance they accepted advice that the water …

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Top Trump Cronies: Nuclear Waste and the UK’s First Deep Coal Mine in 30 years.

This article is from our dedicated Lakes Against Nuclear Dump campaign website. Image from "The Pit and the Polar Bear." Coal Boss, Mark Kirkbride Welcomed to HM Govnt's Deep Nuclear Dump Planning Dept. Lucrative Govnt contracts guaranteed for Critical National Infrastructure plan of a Geological Nuclear Dump - worth £Billions to business interests Top Tier …

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