Welcome to the website of Theberton and Eastbridge Action Group on Sizewell [TEAGS].

Watch our “Sizewell Hero” video below, and then click Take Action to send a message of concern to EDF.

EDF’s plans to build two new nuclear reactors at Sizewell in east Suffolk will have a devastating impact on this unique and magical place, and especially on the villages of Theberton and Eastbridge and the local environment. The construction of Sizewell C&D must not be allowed to destroy the lives of local residents, or the qualities that make this area of Suffolk, and the Minsmere Reserve, so special and so popular with visitors:  the peace, tranquility, dark night skies, beautiful landscapes, fragile coastline and rich wildlife.

We oppose the building of what is effectively a new town for 2,400 construction workers so close to Minsmere and the tiny, peaceful hamlet of Eastbridge, and the route that EDF has chosen for a relief road. 

EDF aims to apply for planning consent in 2020.

Visit our News Section for the latest updates and media coverage, check out our social media feeds below, and to find out more about who we are, visit Contact Us.

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Theberton & Eastbridge Action Group on Sizewell - TEAGS
Theberton & Eastbridge Action Group on Sizewell - TEAGS6 hours ago
No Labour manifesto yet (will be interesting to see how much reliance there is on that shocking "expert" briefing), but there is this....
Theberton & Eastbridge Action Group on Sizewell - TEAGS
Theberton & Eastbridge Action Group on Sizewell - TEAGS8 hours ago
The Greens published their manifesto today. You can read it online at https://www.greenparty.org.uk/assets/files/Elections/Green%20Party%20Manifesto%202019.pdf. Page 11 says the Green party will...

"Prohibit the construction of nuclear power stations. We know that nuclear is a distraction from developing renewable energy, carries an unacceptable risk for the communities living close to nuclear energy facilities, creates unmanageable quantities of radioactive waste and is inextricably linked with the production of world-destroying nuclear weapons."

Waiting for the Lib Dems, Labour and Conservatives...
Theberton & Eastbridge Action Group on Sizewell - TEAGS
Theberton & Eastbridge Action Group on Sizewell - TEAGS9 hours ago
Really concerned that Therese Coffey, in this letter to constituents of 4 November, describes nuclear as "zero carbon". Not even EDF in its greenwashing mode does that..
Theberton & Eastbridge Action Group on Sizewell - TEAGS
Theberton & Eastbridge Action Group on Sizewell - TEAGS12 hours ago
"...EDF remains committed to new plants. Le Monde published an internal EDF note on November 9th on the company’s plans to build a further six EPR plants for €7 billion apiece.

The French minister for energy, Élisabeth Borne, moved quickly to publicly distanced herself from this position. She told the Political Questions show on national television that it was “not a view I share”.

Borne, an engineer and former head of the Paris RATP transit authority, went on to underline that the “option of 100 per cent renewable electricity had not been sufficiently studied”.

Borne is a respected technocrat. When she calls on EDF to “reflect on its role in a 100 per cent renewable situation” she means business.

She confirmed that no decisions on nuclear plants would be taken before mid-2021, and that “no new nuclear plants will be approved until Flamanville is operational”."

TEAGS on Twitter

3 weeks ago
CBC & BANNG were delighted to welcome to Colchester NFLA, TASC, StopHinkley, councillors from around Essex & Suffolk, + gen.public, to this very useful, moving & inspiring joint meeting on issues nuclear. A big thank you to all our eminent speakers & organisers! #No2Nuclear https://t.co/qn6L7O6kws TEAGonSizewell photo
3 weeks ago
Offshore windfarms 'can provide more electricity than the world needs' https://t.co/rL4Y6JMqyN
3 weeks ago
An oldie but a goodie; this came out when the #HinkleyC decision was made but makes us laugh (and a bit scared) so worth resharing #SizewellC https://t.co/4jj37w1UaR TEAGonSizewell photo

Theberton and Eastbridge Action Group on Sizewell


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