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Reclaim Hinkley anti-nuclear action weekend - photos, press coverage, etc

Here are some links to pictures, videos, press reports, etc from another great weekend of action in Somerset:

Reclaim Hinkley - London solidarity protest at DECC

A demo in solidarity with the Reclaim Hinkley mass action will be held outside the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC), 3 Whitehall Place, London, SW1A 2AW, on Monday 8th October 2012, from 12noon to 2pm.

More info about the Reclaim Hinkley action:
Contact: kicknuclear [at]

Event Date and Time: 
Mon, 08/10/2012 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm

Nuclear power set to kill off renewable energy

The government's proposed Energy Bill is set to offer a blank cheque to the nuclear sector to build more power stations - a move which renewable energy firms fear will kill off future investment in green energy

Photos from London anti-nuclear actions and events

Here are some links to photos of anti-nuclear actions and events that took place in London in June 2012:

Nuclear Industry Forum demo, 19 June 2012:

Anti-nuclear protest in front of EDF-sponsored London Eye, 19 June 2012:

Japanese anti-nuclear Peace Boat event in Greenwich, 21 June 2012:

Nuclear Grim Reapers and Liquidators join The Big Six Energy Bash

Credit: K. Tatum / Stop Nuclear Power NetworkCredit: K. Tatum / Stop Nuclear Power Network

Kick Nuclear and friends, dressed up as Nuclear Grim Reapers and Liquidators, joined hundreds of environmental and social justice activists at The Big Six Energy Bash in central London, targeting EDF and the other energy fat cat corporations at the UK Energy Summit.


The Big Six Energy Bash

The Big Six Energy BashKick Nuclear, Stop Nuclear Power Network and friends are asking anti-nuclear activists from around the country to mobilise for this and to join them as part of the 'Dirty Energy' bloc at The Big Six Energy Bash in central London on Thursday 3rd May, from 11am, to give EDF Energy and friends a right ole bashin' and expose nuclear power as the false, dirty, dangerous and undemocratic 'solution' to climate change that it is.

Event Date and Time: 
Thu, 03/05/2012 - 11:00am

A nuclear-free future: if Germany can do it, why can’t we?

Fed up with reading George Monbiot's hogwash about the wonders of nuclear power?

Camilla Berens argues that the road to sustainability needs to be built by pioneers not procrastinators

Nuclear New Build and Hinkley – Important update from South-West Against Nuclear (SWAN) and Stop Nuclear Power Network (SNPN)

Things are hotting up with the government and nuclear industry’s plans for nu-killer new build in Britain. If we want to put the brakes on their insane plans to build a fleet of new potential Fukushimas at up to eight sites around England and Wales, we need to get active TODAY!


Here are a few ideas for getting involved. We’re sure you’ll have more of your own: feel free to share and discuss!

Get informed

You’ll find a brief summary of where things are at with nuclear new build in Britain after the action suggestions below.

EDF protest in Bridgwater

12 April 2011 - Campaigners from South West Against Nuclear were in Bridgwater town centre this lunchtime as part of a series of national events called for by the Stop Nuclear Power Network in response to the events unfolding in Japan. Sir Vile & his Personal Assistant Miss Information were recruiting unwitting victims on behalf of EDF for their great green rip off – new nuclear build. (1)

Activists blockade EDF in London


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