Message from Northern Ireland to the 'Have Your Say' on Sellafield's increased Radioactive Discharge Limits – Spinned by the regulators and Sellafield as an overall 'improvement' -This new permit is overall Disaster. Reply by Midnight Sunday 1st Dec

Sellafield between the Lakeland Mountains and the Irish Sea Keep it GreenRADIOACTIVE DISCHARGE LIMITS TO BE INCREASED FROM SELLAFIELD – HAVE YOUR SAY BEFORE MIDNIGHT SUNDAY 1 DECEMBER 2019(Apologies for the delay in posting but we were waiting for the NFLA (see below) to post their response and they only did this today! See at …

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Sellafield Wants Free Rein to Discharge Under the Guise of Reducing Emissions to the Environment

Sellafield wants carte blanche to discharge radioactive emissions to the environment - meanwhile much of West Cumbria's fresh water is being pulled from boreholes just a mile away from the Sellafield site There is a short consultation by the Environment Agency going on now which has been described by the BBC as a proposed "New …

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BBC Reality Check- “Nuclear is Safe” ?!

General election 2019: What claims do you want BBC Reality Check to investigate? Why is the claim that the nuclear industry is "clean, safe and low carbon" never challenged? It clearly is not - it is the most freshwater thirsty,  fossil fuel hungry and polluting industry.  The news today that Sellafield is (once again) 'accidentally' …

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Nuclear Policy is a Vote Loser

  Excellent Letter in the Morning Star from Dr Ian Fairlie "Nuclear Policy is a vote loser I write to support Adrienne Butler (M Star October 20 "Most voters influenced by climate in the next election." Labour would have a very good set of energy policies but for its continued support for new nuclear power. …

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Atomic Kittens?

https://www.facebook.com/itvnews/videos/2319192078189829/   I don't know what to think about this.  I love cats and have myself seen cats going in and out of the Sellafield site.  A friend who worked at Sellafield some years ago said when the cats got too many they were culled ....but then there was a problem with rats and mice. …

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Thoughts Sparked By George Monbiot’s Arrest

These thoughts have been percolating for a while - but the arrest today of George Monbiot put things into perspective.  This was posted on the Arrest Monbiot website I set up some years ago following his "conversion" to nuclear power promoter.   Today George Monbiot was Arrested - But Not (officially) for Nuclear Crimes Against …

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“Homegrown” ??? Don’t make me laugh!

On the anniversary of the Windscale disaster and in the midst of the building of a new gas plant especially for Sellafield,  the North West Evening Mail publishes a press release from the nuclear industry touting the 'Rediscover Nuclear' campaign. Some of the laughable descriptions include "homegrown" "safe" "low carbon". Each of these claims is …

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More Uranium Hex Arrives at Springfields on the 62nd Anniversary of the Windscale Fire – STOP NEW NUCLEAR

On Thursday we remembered the 62nd Anniversary of the Windscale Fire - which was fuelled by the Springfields Nuclear Fuel plant just over 5 miles from the Cuadrilla frack site.   While we were there,  locals told us about the earthquakes that were felt at the Springfields site as a result of fracking nearby.  This …

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REMEMBER WINDSCALE – 10th Oct 2pm Outside Springfields Nuclear Fuel Plant, Nr Preston

  A Photo from 1978 - When Friends of the Earth and Greenpeace vehemently and actively opposed Windscale  and the manufacture of plutonium for bombs.   10,000 people demonstrated in London against Windscale's expansion and the continuing nuclear agenda.  In 1981 Windscale was renamed Sellafield.    REMEMBER WINDSCALE - Join us on 10th Oct 2pm …

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A THOUSAND PEOPLE RALLY TO OPPOSE NUCLEAR LAUNDRY – in France!! Meanwhile here in Cumbria …..

ALMOST A THOUSAND PEOPLE RALLY TO STOP NUCLEAR LAUNDRY - in France!!  Below is a GOOD LUCK message from France to Radiation Free Lakeland and to all the people opposing the Energy Coast NUCLEAR Laundry. Join us on Oct 1st (this Tuesday) at The Wave, Maryport from 11.30 to Oppose the Nuclear Laundry at Lillyhall …

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