EXPERT CALLS FOR UK DISTRIBUTION OF IODINE TABLETS

  May 25, 2016 NFLA publish independent analysis of scientific advice in nuclear related emergency incidents and call for national issuing of stable iodine tablets The Nuclear Free Local Authorities (NFLA) publishes today an independent submission by radiation risks expert Dr Ian Fairlie (1) on the role of science and scientific advice in emergency incidents …

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Nuclear Hotseat brought to you despite being hacked: This is must listen especially for Cumbria!!

Nuclear Hotseat #217 - Ian Fairlie explains what radiation deniers (aka "hormesis" proponents) say, why it's baloney (not his word, mine), and why the NRC allowing them to petition to replace Linear No Threshold ("no amount of radiation exposure is safe") requires our immediate mega-response. PLUS: Japan restarts nuke in Sendai just in time for …

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The nuclear lobby want to change the law so that “radiation is good for you”

In a move reminiscent of the tobacco industry's blatant lies about health the nuclear industry is desperate to repackage the effects of radiation as benign. We have just received a message from our colleagues at Kick Nuclear.  Please read it and take action on this proposed law change in the US designed to protect the …

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We Don’t Need Nuclear Power

Dr Ian Fairlie and Jonathon Porritt on: Why We Don’t Really Need Nuclear Power Recently, interesting and lively correspondence on the merits and demerits of nuclear power has taken place between Dr Becky Martin, a geneticist formerly at Oxford University and Baroness Worthington, the Labour Party’s energy spokesperson in the House of Lords. Dr Martin’s …

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Letter in The Keswick Reminder: We Need to Talk About Moorside and Radioactive Wastes

Letter: We Need toTalk About Moorside and Radioactive Wastes 20th March 2015 Dear Editor, I attended the ‘Public Talk’ at the Skiddaw Hotel on 11th March, not that I would have known about it if I hadn’t read about it in your Letters column, via Rod and Jill Donnington-Smith. It was quite a large gathering, …

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Panelists Issue Nuclear Warning to Keswick Audience

ARTICLE IN KESWICK REMINDER 13th March 2015  PANELISTS ISSUE NUCLEAR WARNING TO KESWICK AUDIENCE A packed public meeting in Keswick on Wednesday evening heard two experts warn of the dangers of building new nuclear reactors in West Cumbria. Arnie Gundersen and Dr Ian Fairlie were introduced as two internationally-respected authorities on the nuclear industry at …

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Arnie Gundersen and Dr Ian Fairlie Banned from Keswick School

In looking for a venue for the forthcoming public talk on Wednesday evening we first approached Keswick School.  The school's Queen's Hall would have been an excellent venue and has been used previously for meetings by Cumbria Trust. Below is the incredible response we received from the Headmaster of Keswick School, Simon Jackson. Dear Marianne Thank …

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We Need to Talk About Moorside – Letter in the Keswick Reminder

Dear Editor, Arnie Gundersen and Ian Fairlie In West Cumbria we already host Sellafield, one of the most hazardous sites in the world. It is now proposed that three new nuclear power plants are to be built next door at Moorside and the threat of a Geological Disposal Facility (GDF) being imposed on us still …

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WE NEED TO TALK ABOUT MOORSIDE – POSTER AND LEAFLET TO PRINT AND DISPLAY!

We Need To Talk About Moorside!  “Biggest Nuclear Development in Europe”  Public Talk with Arnie Gundersen of Fairewinds in the USA. As well as speaking on the Moorside plan for three AP1000 reactors, Arnie will tell us about the current situation regarding the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant (WIPP) in New Mexico.  Dr Ian Fairlie Independent …

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Exciting News! ARNIE GUNDERSEN IN KESWICK on March 11th

Exciting News! ARNIE GUNDERSEN IN KESWICK We are delighted to announce that Arnie Gundersen of Fairewinds in the USA will be speaking in Keswick on the 11th March. The talk is just one of the many events worldwide marking the fourth anniversary of the ongoing Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster. “WE NEED TO TALK ABOUT MOORSIDE“ …

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