Close relationships between companies and government have recently been aired widely in the public arena and rightly condemned as intolerable. Australian financier Les Greensill ran a company offering supply chain finance for “future and prospective receivables” (such as Bluestone metallurgical coal company in the US) and had insinuated himself into the upper echelons of UK government. That is a big deal – a big corrupt deal. But there is a far bigger deal going on between business interests and UK government that remains hidden in plain sight. It’s a far bigger corrupt and uniquely dangerous deal involving a Cumbrian coal mine, high level nuclear waste plans and the highest and most powerful tier of government. It seems to the nuclear safety campaigners, Radiation Free Lakeland, who were the first to challenge the ridiculous PR of the “green steel” “carbon neutral” Cumbria coal mine that UK government are more than happy to be accused from all quarters of climate hypocrisy. The cronyism surrounding plans to deliver the UKs biggest Critical National Infrastructure project namely a deep nuclear dump has been buried deep and continues without a shred of scrutiny or even a raised eyebrow.
Radiation Free Lakeland 28th April 2021 read more »