Shout it from the Rooftops – Kill Nuclear Power Before it Kills Us.

Shout it from the Rooftops - Kill Nuclear Power Before it Kills Us. - this is a message you are not likely to hear from mainstream NGOs or from the mainstream media - even as they report on the collapse of the business world's  financial support for new nuclear the message is never clear that …

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Questions following the Environment and Health West Cumbria Site Stakeholder Meeting

The following are a few of the excellent questions and thoughts posed by Neil from RaFL arising from the West Cumbria Site Stakeholder Meeting last week at Cleator Moor on 29th Nov.  It takes a strong stomach to look at this stuff without the blinkers on. Those present for Sellafield -Dr Richard Hill, Prof. Paul …

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Celebrating Nuclear Disaster #ThanksThorp

There is a cringeworthy celebration fest going on in Cumbria. While most industries celebrate their successes, the nuclear industry loves nothing better than celebrating catastrophic financial failure and the disastrous burden of long term toxic pollution. "The Art of Reprocessing" is a most pukeworthy "celebration".  The nuclear industry and its partner in crime,  our government, …

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Remembering Windscale, Outside the Gates where #NuclearMudness is made

  Today folk from Radiation Free Lakeland and Close Capenhurst remembered the 61st anniversary of the Windscale Fire. During 10–11th October, 1957 A serious fire developed in the core of a nuclear reactor at Windscale Works, Sellafield, northwest England, which led to the release of significant quantities of radioactive material into the environment over a …

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5th Installment of the Springfields Archives: Springfield’s Long Shadow

https://youtu.be/ayzbDngVvsg   This is the fifth installment of our series 'The Springfields Archives" Springfield’s Long Shadow - It is Getting Longer! A video diary by an courageous individual in the 1990s. What has changed since then? Springfields Nuclear Fuel plant near Preston is gearing up to produce new and even more dangerous nuclear fuel for …

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HEALTH WARNING FOR CUMBRIAN BEACHES

Volunteers at Radiation Free Lakeland (nuclear safety campaign group based in Cumbria) have been sending soil and sand samples from West Cumbria's coastline to the US for testing.  The resulting report doesn't tell the whole story as funding meant only two isotopes were tested for ...even so fully one third of ALL samples tested contain …

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The Vikings are Back to Close Sellafield!

It's a long time since the Vikings were making a nuisance of themselves along the beautiful coastline of West Cumbria. Now a group of them are back.  This time they are welcomed with heartfelt thanks from those for whom the nuclear lies are no longer believed. Neptune Network - The Close Sellafield Mission 2018 The …

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Letter to the Secretary of State – Enriched Uranium and Fracking Lorries on the Fylde- What Could Go Wrong?

Springfields Nuclear Fuels and their Deadly Nuclear Cargo is on the exact same rural route proposed for fracking HGVs.  What could go wrong? Quite a lot! Radiation Free Lakeland have written to the Secretary of State, James Brokenshire MP, who will soon make a decision as to whether to allow fracking HGVs on these rural …

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Low Level Radiation and Health Conference – June 23-24th

LOW LEVEL RADIATION AND HEALTH CONFERENCE STIRLING COURT HOTEL, STIRLING UNIVERSITY FK9 4A, Scotland JUNE 23-24, 2018 The Low Level Radiation and Health Conference was set up in 1985 by members of the public keen to find out more about these issues and so it is now 30+ years since it started. Since its inception, …

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