60 years on Remembering the Windscale Fire

Monday outside the Springfields Nuclear Fuel Manufacturing plant to remember the Windscale Fire, the first major nuclear disaster in the UK. Springfields Near Preston is where the diabolic nuclear fuel was made and is still being made. We remember the voluntary bravery of the Windscale workers and the involuntary bravery of all those unacknowledged babies, …

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Following the “Embrace Nuclear” Podium Piece (of work) in the Westmorland Gazette ….

For the last two weeks there have been excellent letters in the Westmorland Gazette rebutting the pronuclear claims by Dr Kent Brooks in his Podium Here is just one of them..... Nuclear is Not the Best Option by Linda Walker MBE, Executive Director of Chernobyl Children's Project UK. It is hard to know where to …

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Fossil Fueled Earthquakes at the UKs Two Key Nuclear Sites?

  FOSSIL FUELED EARTHQUAKES NEAR NUCLEAR INSTALLATIONS? Nuclear and Fracking Campaigners across the UK have joined forces to oppose fossil fuel extraction within the vicinity of the UK's key nuclear installations, Sellafield in Cumbria and Springfields in Lancashire. Radiation Free Lakeland has sent a letter to the Health and Safety Executive urging a moratorium. The …

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Fusion “Dream” is Toxic Nightmare

The fusion dream is a toxic nightmare which throws billions of £££££s of public money away in the plan to create another nuclear treadmill from which there is no getting off.. "Fusion Fusion reactors have long been touted as the "perfect" energy source. Proponents claim that when useful commercial fusion reactors are developed, they would …

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Open Letter to All Copeland Candidates

Toxic Love - Image by Andy Liepzig The following letter was published in the Whitehaven News today.  It is a question we have asked repeatedly... An Open Letter to All the Candidates in the Copeland By Election Radiation Free Lakeland are a campaign group for nuclear safety with many supporters in West Cumbria.   Last September …

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The French Resistance at Bure

BURE will be their downfall struggle against the nuclear waste landfill project (CIGEO) in Bure – France   http://en.vmc.camp/2016/07/12/massive-reoccupation-demo-we-take-the-forest-back/ Massive reoccupation demo : we take the forest back ! Bure will be their downfall > Automedia > Massive reoccupation demo : we take the forest back ! vmc July 12, 2016 So they sent cops by …

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A Letter to Cumbria’s Cabinet: Please Dont’ Abdicate Your Responsibility, Reinstate Radiation Monitoring

Dear Cumbria County Council Cabinet, Radiation Free Lakeland will be delivering 101 letters to you on Thursday from people in both Cumbria and Lancashire asking that these two county councils reinstate independent radiation monitoring. The nuclear industry is being deregulated allowing novel routes for radioactive wastes into for example landfill and scrap metal destined for …

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Independent Radiation Monitoring in Cumbria – WHY THE HELL NOT?

Please come along and support us in Carlisle on Thursday 4th June 10am Committee Room 2.   We will  have a demo outside to meet the councillors going in from 9am Or if you cannot come along please do write a short note to the Cabinet asking that independent radiation monitoring is reinstated in Cumbria.  ( …

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You too can have a Lakeland View Like this – All you have to do is Nothing!

Radiation Free Lakeland will be launching the report on 26th Sept at the Beckermet Pylon Consultation from 1-2. Please join us if you can - we will then walk for a few miles or so around the 'Moorside' site (actually called Greenmoorside). The Cooling Towers for AP1000 reactors under construction in America and China are 600ft …

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Easter – a time of nest building, the sparrows choose carefully..

a message from Slough ...... "Choosing where human habitations are to be built has always been a serious business, and our ancestors took a great deal of care to ensure that the chosen site would not only be safe from any dangerous features, but that it should also actively promote a healthy life for those …

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