“Lake District’s Hidden Jewel” is putting itself forward for the Nuclear Sprawl of a Geological Disposal Facility

Irton Hall (image from Wikipedia) IRTON HALL is described as the "Lake District's Hidden Jewel". But the "Lake District" has been ruled out of GDF plans hasn't it? Well yes but there is a false red line. It is only the National Park Authority who do not recognise the Lake District beyond their faux red …

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Scottish Government Say that Coal Mine Induced Subsidence of the Sea Bed and Resuspension of Nuclear Waste is ‘Up to Cumbria County Council’

Photo by Gabriela Palai on Pexels.com The following is the reply from the Scottish Government. We asked them to make a stand against the Cumbrian coal mine on both climate and nuclear grounds. The reply is a pretty shocking abdication of responsibility to the health of Scottish citizens in preventing radiation linked diseases - but …

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90% of Sellafield’s Discharged Plutonium Wastes are on the “Cumbrian Mud Patch” Below which Lies the Coal Mine Plan

Graphic from New Report Published in Science of the Total Environment “Controls on anthropogenic radionuclide distribution in the Sellafield-impacted Eastern Irish Sea”  Daisy Ray et al.  https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0048969720342893 This information has been sent out to press on numerous occasions. So far it has not been picked up. A letter (another one!!) has just been sent to the …

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Mining Developer’s Suppliers List Slammed ..

In the Cumberland Echo today...Mining developers' suppliers list slammed by protestors Written by John Walsh   Wednesday, 09 September 2020Yucca Mountain - Tunnel Boring Machine. A nuclear safety group has slammed the preferred supplier list of developers hoping to open the first deep coal mine in the UK in decades.Radiation Free Lakeland were behind the legal challenge brought …

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Nuclear Crimes – Under the Geological Carpet of Cumbria?

Under the Carpet -the Crime Two letters in the Whitehaven News this week regarding what to do about nuclear wastes, one from Tim Knowles (former Chair of the UK Nuclear Legacy Advisory Forum & former Chair of West Cumbria Managing Radioactive Waste Safely Partnership - MRWS is now Radioactive Waste Management). Tim Knowles now quite …

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Cumbria Under Seige with proposed New Coal & New Nuclear – but its all to “Save the Planet” they tell us! Yeah Right.

Here is a visual of what is being proposed in West Cumbria, near that place where the most dangerous pile of radioactive waste is STILL being added to week on week. COAL AND NUCLEAR HAND IN HAND and Mutually Supportive - Is Cumbria Under Seige? from the Times and Star - 2014 Small Modular Reactors …

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Copeland Council remove “Support” for deep geological dumping of nuclear waste

https://youtu.be/HG7H05u5GQc Continuous Miner Machine - for making very big holes in the ground for example deep under the Irish Sea or Ennerdale or the Solway - Cumbria County Council have voted to bring this infrastructure to Cumbria when they said yes to West Cumbria Mining.   Spot the difference?   The Whitehaven News has reported …

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“Implementing Geological Disposal” ? – NO THANKS!!!

"Implementing Geological Disposal"- the push for geological disposal is all about the plan to build more nuclear reactors, more plutonium and tritium for the military and has nothing whatsoever to do with protecting  future generations from radioactive wastes .  Radioactive wastes have the potential to make this planet uninhabitable for eons to come and are …

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French Paper, Le Monde Exposes the Close Proximity of Sellafield to the Crazy Cumbrian Coal Mine Plan

Published in Le Monde on the 15th April Many thanks to Le Monde for going where our national press fears to tread.... ”There has been no discussion, no research on the potential dangers of the proximity of this nuclear waste”, denounces Marianne Birkby, member of the Keep Cumbrian Coal in the Hole. Founded by the …

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From Cumbria to London Over 1500 PEOPLE ASK THE SECRETARY OF STATE TO CALL IN THE CRAZY COAL MINE DECISION 

PRESS NOTICE   From Cumbria to London Over 1500 PEOPLE ASK THE SECRETARY OF STATE TO CALL IN THE CRAZY COAL MINE DECISION  "This coal mine should have been stopped on climate grounds alone, never mind that the site is so close to Sellafield, the most hazardous nuclear installation in Europe.    The Councillors who …

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