French Resistance to Nuclear Dump – the Nuclear Mafia Want to Dump Radioactive Waste at Bure and they are using Violence to do it.

  "In Bure there is a place called la Maison de la Résistance. It’s open every day to anyone who would like to stay just for one day or much longer. And what do we do in the house? We live! We live here because the nuclear industry and the French government want to bury …

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French Geological Dump developers told to Stop and Restore The Forest

A message from our colleagues in France ....Brilliant News of Sucessful Ongoing RESISTANCE!! "Today marked another turning point in the battle against against ANDRA around Bure in the East of France. The site for a nuclear waste dump with highly radioactive nuclear waste (in deep geological storage) called CIGEO. After two months of intense actions …

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Geological Dump in Cumbria “By 2040s” WHAT??? We Said NO!!!

UK Parliamentary answers on nuclear waste QAsked by Deidre Brock(Edinburgh North and Leith)Asked on: 07 July 2016 Department for Energy and Climate ChangeRadioactive Waste 42216 To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, when she expects the national Geological Disposal Facility to be ready. AAnswered by: Andrea LeadsomAnswered on: 13 July 2016 …

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Repression of Dissent? Professor David Smythe and Glasgow University

Radiation Free Lakeland have just written to Glasgow University to urge them to reverse  the blocking of Professor David Smythe's  access to online journals. Please write and support Professor David Smythe - we feel that without his help Cumbria would now be at Stage 4 of the Geological Nuclear Dump plan.  Moorside would of course …

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Today the government Ditched Democracy to Dump Nuclear Waste

Ignored by the Local and National press. Ignored by Conservation Groups. Today is a black day for Cumbria. Today Her Majesty's government quietly removed the power of local and county councils to say no to burial of existing and future nuclear wastes beneath their homes. The predetermined decision to "Implement Geological Disposal"    now lies with the …

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Whose idea was it to scrap democracy in order to dump nuclear wastes?

Radiation Free Lakeland and others are asking: Just whose idea was it to plan to scrap democracy in order to dump nuclear wastes? Was the bright idea given to Government by the PR firm Copper Consulting? Copper Consultancy a PR firm with offices in London, Bristol, Suffolk and most recently Cumbria, told the Department of …

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Tim Farron : Save Democracy in Cumbria from Being Dumped along with Nuclear Wastes

Many thanks to everyone who came along to our meeting today with Tim Farron MP.  We urged our MP to do everything within his power to ensure our democratic rights are not dumped along with radioactive wastes.  We asked Tim Farron to ensure that geological dumping of nuclear wastes is not made a Nationally Significantly Infrastructure …

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SUCCESS – YOUR LOBBYING HELPED FORCE A VOTE IN PARLIAMENT ON NUCLEAR WASTE DUMPING- WE HAVE TILL WEDNESDAY

NOW WE HAVE TILL WEDNESDAY 25th MARCH TO LOBBY COUNCILLORS- MPS - ALERT THE PRESS, CONSERVATION GROUPS, NGOS   - ASK why the wall of silence?- MANY THANKS to everyone who emailed, tweeted and rang their MPs at such short notice.  The Order was about to be passed through as "delegated legislation" this means that …

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Open Letter to Lord Melvyn Bragg in the News and Star and Cumberland News

OPEN LETTER TO LORD BRAGG published in the News and Star (26.3.15) and The Cumberland News (27.3.15) I am sure you would agree that the hard-won planning protections for ancient monuments and special sites of conservation should not be scrapped in Cumbria. This is what is being proposed right now, with Cumbria specifically in mind. …

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