Nuclear Convoy Concerns

in Friday's Lancaster Guardian.... Warheads brought through Lancaster...... by Nick Lakin - Lancaster Guardian Thursday May 25th 2017 Concern has been raised over the transportation of nuclear warheads through the Lancashire countryside. A major military convoy which left the M6 at Junction 34 and made its way to Halton Training Camp sparked debate on social …

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PYLONS IN CUMBRIA – Just Like a Halloween Movie.

Last night supporters of a Radiation Free Lakeland went along to the meeting called by Power without Pylons.  The meeting at the pretty village of Broughton in Furness was attended by a whole host of people who have been given the green light by the great and the good to vehemently oppose the Pylons while …

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Barrow-built submarine dragged fishing crew across Irish Sea

The Evening Mail has reported on the Marine Accident Investigation Branch's findings on the incredible incident in April 2015 when a submarine (likely to be carrying nuclear warheads) dragged a fishing boat across the Irish Sea.  Why isn't this headline news across the UK we wonder? From the Evening Mail - 14 October 2016 7:59AM …

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Trident Two – Acquitted and Awarded Costs

CONGRATULATIONS TO THE TRIDENT TWO! NIKKI CLARKE AND THEO SIMON Radiation Free Lakeland have just heard the news that the Trident Two have been acquitted today at Plymouth Magistrates Court. Cumbrians have sent messages of Support for the Trident Two's peaceful protest in the form of a blockade at the Plymouth Devonport Dock. We have …

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Letter of Support for the Trident Two sent to Plymouth Magistrates Court Today

Below is a letter of support for the Trident Two who are in court tomorrow for holding a peaceful protest blocking the gate of Devonport Docks, Plymouth. The hearing is tomorrow at Plymouth Magistrates Court at 10am.  The more letters of support received the better ...contact the magistrates court here: Telephone : 01752 206200 Fax …

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Guest Blog: Tobacco Company Running UK School? No … a Nuclear Weapons Manufacturer!

GUEST BLOG BY KEN GORMAN I emailed Marianne Birkby to congratulate her on her letter in the Daily Mail on 1st. May. She complained about BAE sponsoring Furness Academy in Barrow. I mentioned that about 20 years ago, as a governor of Hodgson High School in Poulton-le-Fylde, I was aware of the £100,000 being given …

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‘Trident Town’ Letter in today’s Daily Mail

Trident Town Where in the world would a school be run by an arms manufacturer? China? Russia? Syria? Or... Barrow in in Furness, Cumbria? BAE builds nuclear submarines in Barrow, where, we are told reassuringly, radioactive emissions from the dockyard are masked by the greater emissions from Sellafield, just across the Duddon Estuary. Not content …

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Barrow Children Under the Shadow in the North in Trident Town

BAE, the biggest arms manufacturers in Europe plan to take over the education of Barrows' school children. Note: this is not inevitable - it can be stopped BAE do not take over until Sept ... Local Education Authorities, Councils and Services are being starved of cash so that the government can continue with its insane nuclear …

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