Cracked Regulators Allow Hundreds of Cracks in Graphite Cores of Reactors across the UK

Dear Office for Nuclear Regulation The arrogance displayed in your email reply dismissing my concerns about the running of the Hartlepool Nuclear Power Station beyond its original design life is indicative of the arrogance you display in the face of the public safety risk posed by Hartlepool, Heysham 1, Hunterston B, Hinkley Point B, and …

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Hunterston, Heysham and Debris from broken Graphite in the Reactors. Shut Them Down!

  A letter was delivered to Hunterston B in August by David Autumns asking that the nuclear power station be Mothballed Immediately  Fed with fuel from Springfields Nuclear Fuels near Preston, the nuclear industry is operating nuclear reactors on sites from Scotland to the South of England with dodgy graphite cores.  These reactors are way …

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Heysham’s Graphite Core Clapped Out? No Probs..Just Change the Rules!

Last week the Station Manager of Heysham 1 Ian Stewart, had a Podium piece in the Westmorland Gazette.  The piece was the usual puffed up nonsense we have come to expect of the nuclear industry extolling the "low carbon" credentials and "safety" of the industry and Heysham 1 in particular.   Far from being low …

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Europe at Risk – Shut Dungeness B Now

    Please Sign and Share this Petition widely - What has Dungeness B got to do with us way up here in the North West?  The fuel for Dungeness B is manufactured at Springfields in Preston (having been dug up as uranium out of the ground in far off countries), the waste streams from …

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