The Close Capenhurst Campaign was founded in 2013 by a number of groups and organisations.

Our key aim is to close down the URENCO owned Capenhurst Uranium enrichment plant, and to show how the plant links in to the wider nukiller industry.

Our main concerns focus upon the transport and use of Uranium Hex.


DRSDirect Rail Services ) which transports Highly radioactive used fuel rods to Sellafield, and radioactive waste to Drigg on the west coast of Cumbria.

Further Information on Nukiller Waste trains

The Close Capenhurst Campaign is a direct descendent of earlier campaigns such as Stop Urenco & The Snowball campaign of the late 1980s / Early 1990s.