Excellent Letter to Michael Gove, Communities Secretary

Tell Michael Gove to Scrap the plans for Seismic testing of the Irish Sea for a deep hot Nuclear Dump. Please do use the excellent letter below from a former employee of British Nuclear Fuels Ltd (now Sellafield/Nuclear Decommissioning Authority) as inspiration to send your own letter to Michael Gove, Communities Secretary (copy to your …

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European Protected Species in the Firing Line of Airgun Blasting to Test the Geology for a Heat Generating Sub-Sea Nuclear Dump

These are the European Protected Species in the Firing Line of Airgun Blasting to Test the Geology for a Heat Generating Sub-Sea Nuclear Dump: Common Dolphin, Sea Turtles, Bottlenose Dolphin, Minke Whale. Other species not protected include everthing down to plankton all of which would be damaged by this plan. This will happen unless we …

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Stop Air Gun Blasting Irish Sea for Nuclear Dump

We are fundraising to commission an independent report into the plan by Nuclear Waste Services to AirGun blast the Irish Sea All Donations will go direct to an expert report - Please help if you can https://www.crowdfunder.co.uk/p/stop-air-gun-blasting-irish-sea-for-nuclear-dump CROWDFUND To SAVE THE WHALE AND THE SNAIL https://www.youtube.com/embed/GFPTpbSFr74?wmode=transparent This project will only be funded if at least …

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Documents Obtained for “Exempt” Seismic Testing by Shearwater GeoServices on behalf of Nuclear Waste Services (HM Government’s Nuclear Dumpers)

The documents below obtained by Lakes Against Nuclear Dump show that the nuclear waste plan for the Irish Sea overlaps the coal mine licence area. The coal mine boss Mark Kirkbride of West Cumbria Mining is advising Goverment on the Nuclear Dump plan and no doubt recommended the seismic survey. https://youtu.be/xtZlEEjRRk8 The video relates to …

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Halt Seismic Testing of Irish Sea for Deep Nuclear Dump this Summer

https://youtu.be/GFPTpbSFr74 Nuclear Waste Services and the "Community Partnerships" of South and Mid-Copeland plan to airgun blast the Irish Sea this summer to test the sub-sea geology.  This plan is to take place over the heads of the public who have had no say on the matter despite seismic testing being a dangerous and controversial technology …

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Save the Whale and the Snail from Siesmic Testing to Deliver a Deep Nuclear Dump Under the Irish Sea (coal boss is key advisor)

The "Community Partnerships" of Mid and South Copeland have agreed to allow Nuclear Waste Services to commission seismic testing in the Irish Sea for four weeks (or more) in July/August. This is likely to be on the advice of CEO of West Cumbria Mining Mark Kirkbride who is key advisor to government on the digging …

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Coal and Nuclear Interests Linked

Letter Published in the Westmorland Gazette 3rd March 2022 Dear Editor, Recent correspondents are absolutely right that the coal mine is primarily a political issue.  Costings for Near Surface Disposal of Intermediate Level Nuclear Wastes and Geological Disposal of High Level Nuclear Wastes are being prepared right now.   The person trusted by government to …

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Thank You to All Supporters Old and New

Thank you to everyone who has supported and/or donated to Radiation Free Lakeland campaigns this year.   Our Keep Cumbrian Coal in the Hole campaign logo drawn in biro on a ‘post it’ note back in 2017 feels more relevant than ever with its earthquakey doodle.   We have recently received a letter from Government …

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Dangerous Climate of Nuclear Denial- Seismic Traffic Light System at Least as Stringent as that for Fracking Must be in Place Should Coal Mine Near Sellafield be Approved by Government.

Dear Paul Haggin, We would like to draw Cumbria County Council's attention to Tim Farron MP's letter (see below) to the Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Minister urging a Traffic Light System similar to that for fracking should the Government be minded to approve the coal mine. Given the high hazard consequences of induced seismicity …

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Thursby Village Hall to Host Nuclear Waste Implementation Plan – Why?

The following letter has been sent to Thursby Parish Hall who are hosting the first of the "drop in" sessions by the self selected Allerdale Working Group. The Allerdale Working Group are working towards Implementation of a Deep Nuclear Dump under Cumbria. Ironically Thursby Village Hall was in the news last year as locals were …

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