“Campaigners in Cumbria have thanked Essex Councillors for Opposing a Nuclear Power Station”

From Wednesday's Essex Gazette Anti-nuclear Support 300 miles away. Campaigners in Cumbria have thanked Essex councillors for opposing a nuclear power station. Designs for a nuclear power station close to the site of a former plant in Bradwell have been revealed. The design for the new Bradwell B reactor has passed the first step of …

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Seasons Greetings and THANK YOU to Colchester Council for the Best Gift!

In November the Maldon Standard reported that "COUNCILLORS will do everything they can to block the potential development of a nuclear power station at Bradwell. Designs for a new nuclear power station close to the site of a former plant have been revealed. The reactor and buildings - designed by EDF and China General Nuclear …

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“I WANT YOU TO PAY” SAYS JOHN WOODCOCK MP

John Woodcock MP has announced that he wants the public to pay for a new cancer factory in Cumbria.  The money to pay for new reactors on greenfields (being called Moorside) near Sellafield 'should come out of the public purse' he says.  As the situation stands with China and South Korea in the running for …

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60th Anniversary of the Windscale Fire this year – Lessons Learnt?

Advance notice of just some of the events taking place to Remember the Windscale Fire of 1957 9th October 1pm: Banner Making Event at Maple Farm with opportunity to hear from nuclear activists about Preston’s key role in fuelling the Windscale Fire in Pile 1. 9th October 3.30 pm Vigil at Springfields (with freshly minted …

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Nuclear Hotseat – Activist Fightback in the North of England

Many thanks NuclearHotseat and Libbe HaLevy for inviting Radiation Free Lakeland on this weeks podcast of the excellent Nuclear Hotseat: You can find Nuclear Hotseat here - its well worth a listen - not just this week but EVERY week for up to date news, analysis and activist fight back. On this weeks Podcast..... Marianne …

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Don’t Take the ‘A’ Train – Demo at DRS, Carlisle Open Day

DIRECT RAIL SERVICES (NUCLEAR TRAIN TRANSPORTS) OPEN DAY EVENT THIS SATURDAY 22ND JULY._ The next DRS [ Direct Rail Services ] open day event will talk place at Carlisle on Saturday July 22nd. This year activists from the Close Capenhurst Campaign & Radiation Free Lakeland will be joining together to leaflet at the event. This …

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Article in Taz – Atomkraft in Nordwestern Englands

Article in German National Press - Taz by Daniel Zylbersztajn  21. 4. 17 (translation not perfect - with help of google and others!) Nuclear power in North West England In the shadow of Radiation In the home country of the British nuclear industry doubts about nuclear power are unpopular. Nuclear power opponents still do not …

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No Need for Nuclear – the Renewables are Here! CND Conference

CND are actively opposing Nuclear Power.  We hope that as is happening in China, South Korea, Germany, France and elsewhere,  the UK's NGOs and citizen groups will  join CND and others in the UK's tenacious Nuclear Resistance. Report from Cumbria and Lancashire Area Group reproduced with permission: The Cumbria and Lancashire Area is comprised of …

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AUSTRIA THANKS CUMBRIANS FOR RESISTANCE TO MOORSIDE – NO ITS NOT THE PYLONS THEY ARE WORRIED ABOUT……

PRESS NOTICE RADIATION FREE LAKELAND 7.12.16 AUSTRIA THANKS RADIATION FREE LAKELAND FOR OPPOSING THE BIGGEST NUCLEAR DEVELOPMENT IN EUROPE Cumbrian nuclear safety group Radiation Free Lakeland have received a letter of thanks from Austria’s Federal Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, Environment and Water Management. The letter states: “In the name of the Federal Chancellor we want …

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Moorside: Nuclear Free Local Authorities Endorse Damning Report

PRESS RELEASE FROM NUCLEAR FREE LOCAL AUTHORITIES NFLA endorse report which outlines serious design concerns with the AP1000 reactor proposed for the Sellafield Moorside site The Nuclear Free Local Authorities (NFLA) have formally supported and endorsed an independent assessment of the Westinghouse AP1000 nuclear reactor that outlines a number of serious safety concerns. The independent …

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