Friends of the Earth England

Nuclear white elephant blown up outside Parliament

Friends of the Earth action earlier today:

No, not a terrorist incident this time, but inflation of another nuclear white elephant. Olkiluoto and Flamanville anyone?

See Friends of the Earth's blog post at

Vigil for Fukushima - say no to nuclear power

2-3pm, Sunday 20th March
Whitehall, opposite Downing Street

As the world watches in horror at the events unfolding at Fukushima in Japan, please join us in expressing our sympathy with those who may now be affected and call on the government to abandon plans for new nuclear power stations in the UK.

Say no to nuclear power - not worth the risk.

Organised by CND and supported by Friends of the Earth, the Green Party, Scientists for Global Responsibility, Kick Nuclear and Counterfire.

Event Date and Time: 
Sun, 20/03/2011 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm

“Nuclear Power; to build or not to build?”

A public debate will be held in Norwich on Tuesday, 26 April, to mark the 25th anniversary of the Chernobyl catastrophe:

“Nuclear Power; to build or not to build?”

Venue: The Friends Meeting House, Upper Goat Lane, Norwich
Doors open: 7 pm. for 7.30 pm start. Refreshments afterwards.

Event Date and Time: 
Tue, 26/04/2011 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Voodoo economics and the doomed nuclear renaissance

The economics of new nuclear power stations for the UK do not add up. It is not possible to achieve what the Government says it will do – build a new generation of nuclear stations in England without public subsidy.