Human Chain of 50,000 Protests Against Nuclear Power Across Three Countries

YESTERDAY!   Organizers claimed that some 50,000 protesters took part in the demonstration on Sunday, forming a human chain that stretched from Aachen, Germany, to Liege, Belgium, and Maastricht, the Netherlands. The chain also passed close the Tihange nuclear power plant some 20 kilometers (12.4 miles) southwest of Liege. The Tihange 2 and Doel 3 reactors …

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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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Poll Courtesy of Jeremy Corbyn’s Appearance on the Andrew Marr Show

Evening Mail Poll (screenshot 15th January 8.25pm) - Please VOTE NO You may have seen Jeremy Corbyn talking about "Moorfield" on the Andrew Marr show 56 mins in. http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b08bmyl4/the-andrew-marr-show-15012017 He doesn't sound wildly enthusiastic  and refuses to endorse the plan but on the other hand doesn't say it's a diabolic idea which is what he SHOULD …

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The “Nuclear Industry as Climate Hero” Spin, Spin and Spun again doesn’t make it true…here is why.

The following is a message from Steamboat Andy he draws our attention to a great book by Kristin Shrader-Frechette which exposes the industry lies about their heroic climate saviour status used as justification for diabolic new build. "ok, so at the heart of the climate change case for expanding atomic energy is the climate necessity …

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Jean Ward told National Grid to “Scrap Your Pylon Connection – Moorside is an abomination”

I was so sad to hear of Jean Ward's passing.  In her late eighties she had a young spirit and campaigned fiercely but with great personal gentleness.  The last time I spoke to her was quite recently when she phoned me up to let me know that she had given National Grid a piece of …

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Wordsworth Reloaded for John Woodcock MP’s New Year Pylon Walk.

Wordsworth Reloaded for proMoorside, proTrident John Woodcock MP's much publicised Pylon Walk on New Years Day : "I wandered lonely in vale And hill as a cloud of smoke n' mirrors Full hid Satan's Cauldron spew no one Eyed the cancerous atomic brew. Trident Lovers lit mirrors brightly reflecting pylons In grotesque hue. By smoke …

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What Will Be Powering Your Dinner this Christmas?

  Members of Radiation Free Lakeland will be out and about in Lancaster town centre on Thursday 15th December with a request: DON'T BUY NUCLEAR WASTE THIS CHRISTMAS   What is Powering Your Christmas? Is your Christmas dinner going to leave a nuclear waste legacy for future generations? Cumbria is still growing its mountains - …

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