On Friday 30th July, Lakes Against Nuclear Dump, a Radiation Free Lakeland campaign, went along to the nuclear waste “drop in” at Whitehaven. We went to show resistance to the to the latest and even more ruthless Governmental push for “Delivery of a Geological Disposal Facility”. Dressed up in nuclear waste barrels outside the “Cumbria Traders Day” at St Nicholas Gardens, were people from all walks of life including local Market Traders who know that a scientifically premature deep nuclear dump in Cumbria’s faulted geology is the last thing that a vibrant healthy economy needs. Tourism and agriculture bring far more money into Cumbria than the false economic largesse of the nuclear industry (funded with taxpayers money) – but the nuclear industry and governmental plan for a GDF has the capacity to annihilate both major industries in Cumbria and beyond.
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