On 9th March 2013 join us in London, to mark the 2nd anniversary of the ongoing Fukushima disaster, in international solidarity with people in Japan and for a nuclear-free world.
Organised by Japanese Against Nuclear UK, Kick Nuclear and CND.
Meeting at Hyde Park Corner at 12 noon, we will march through London to Parliament where a rally will be held in Palace Yard at 2.30pm
The catastrophe in Japan continues to unfold, with contamination spreading across the country and into the Pacific ocean.
Meanwhile in the UK nuclear new build hangs in the balance as EdF, the only developer still willing to invest, seeks economic subsidies from our government.
Taxpayers are already paying £1.5billion a year to manage the existing radioactive waste legacy ineffectively at Sellafield. And no long term storage solution has been found.
Now is the time to make your feelings heard on our energy future. Do we invest in genuinely clean, sustainable electricity, and reduce our demand by improving efficiency? Or do we let big business drag us further into the toxic morass of nuclear power?
The Government is poised to announce planning permission for the new nuclear reactors at Hinkley Point in the next few weeks.
Come with us and remind them of the appalling consequences of nuclear technology. We don’t buy their greenwash.
Coaches leave from Bristol, Bridgwater and Glastonbury on Saturday morning. Priced £6/£12 or whatever you can afford. Please get in touch ASAP if you want a seat.
The latest Stop New Nuclear Newsletter can be viewed here, everybody here in the South West (and other parts of the UK) are work furiously getting prepared for next weekend.
Our movement has suffered a great loss in the last week with the sudden death of Crispin amidst all of the preparations for the coming protest. (See our latest news page for the full article)
Our thoughts are with his family and close friends as they come to terms with his loss. Lets do him proud and give him a great send off this weekend at Hinkley.