Titanic Microbes and Request for Moratorium on “Delivery” of Deep Nuclear Waste Dump

  Image: Titanic Then and Now Lakes Against Nuclear Dump (LAND) have sent a letter to Boris Johnson urging him to issue a Moratorium on the push for "Delivery of a Geological Disposal Facility" - Cumbria is in the frame once again with the salt water infused complex geology under the Irish Sea being touted …

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Truth is Seeping through Slower Than the Radioactive Wastes would Seep Through Cumbrian Geology

There is a letter in yesterday's Whitehaven News from a Copeland Borough Council councillor which asks the Question: "I WONDER how many people would continue to support the proposed coal mine if it turned out that the main reason for such a venture was to create a Geological Disposal Facility for high level nuclear waste? …

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90% of Sellafield’s Discharged Plutonium Wastes are on the “Cumbrian Mud Patch” Below which Lies the Coal Mine Plan

Graphic from New Report Published in Science of the Total Environment “Controls on anthropogenic radionuclide distribution in the Sellafield-impacted Eastern Irish Sea”  Daisy Ray et al.  https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0048969720342893 This information has been sent out to press on numerous occasions. So far it has not been picked up. A letter (another one!!) has just been sent to the …

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Sellafield and Drigg, Today and tomorrow’s Flood Warning

This is why there should be no new nuclear wastes arriving at Sellafield, no new so called Small Modular Reactors on this floodplain ....and no new coal mine deep under the Irish Sea. Cumbria (and the fallout is planetary) is ALREADY under intolerable risks. Today's flood warnings ...fingers crossed

2019 – “An odd use of time and effort”

2019 - “Campaigning against nuclear is an odd use of time and effort” This year we have wasted a whole lot of time! Thank you to all who have contributed either actively to our campaigns or with donations . All of which goes directly to campaigning for a world free from the civil/military nuclear vampire …

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Fundraiser!

Its that time again to pass the hat round and see if we can raise a few bob to keep the show on the road. If you like what we do and want it to continue then please consider making a small donation.  Radiation Free Lakeland are a small civil society group dedicated to holding …

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French Paper, Le Monde Exposes the Close Proximity of Sellafield to the Crazy Cumbrian Coal Mine Plan

Published in Le Monde on the 15th April Many thanks to Le Monde for going where our national press fears to tread.... ”There has been no discussion, no research on the potential dangers of the proximity of this nuclear waste”, denounces Marianne Birkby, member of the Keep Cumbrian Coal in the Hole. Founded by the …

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From Cumbria to London Over 1500 PEOPLE ASK THE SECRETARY OF STATE TO CALL IN THE CRAZY COAL MINE DECISION 

PRESS NOTICE   From Cumbria to London Over 1500 PEOPLE ASK THE SECRETARY OF STATE TO CALL IN THE CRAZY COAL MINE DECISION  "This coal mine should have been stopped on climate grounds alone, never mind that the site is so close to Sellafield, the most hazardous nuclear installation in Europe.    The Councillors who …

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Today’s Report in German Newspaper Taz ” Yes to Coal from Cumbria” 8km from Sellafield!

Many thanks to the German Newspaper Taz, so far the ONLY National/ International press to pick up on the reason why nuclear safety campaigners have been vehemently opposing the plan for Coal off the West Coast of Cumbria....Today nuclear safety campaigners Keep Cumbrian Coal in the Hole (a Radiation Free Lakeland campaign) were joined by …

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The Ecologist Exposes the Cumbrian Coal Mine Plan — Keep Cumbrian Coal in the Hole!

Excellent article in the Ecologist by Sam Moisha… An Extract Below. Full Article can be read here A new deep coal mine deep under the sea? Next to Sellafield? Really? Sam Moisha | 5th February 2018 An architect’s drawing of the proposed new Woodhouse Colliery deep mine at the former Marchon Industrial site near Woodhouse. …

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