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Nuclear Power

Councils say no to nuclear waste dumps

Move to ban dumping contaminated sediment in sea off Cardiff Bay narrowly defeated

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Springfield sprung

Over 50 people wore nuclear waste barrel costumes to protest outside the Springfields nuclear fuel manufacturing plant near Preston, Lancashire, on 27 April.

Welsh communities reject burial of nuclear waste

Consultation meeting cancelled because of planned protests

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Beyond nuclear to peace

Aberystwyth holds packed meeting US campaigner

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Wylfa B dead in the water?

PAWB (People Against Wylfa B) have welcomed the news that the Japanese conglomerate Hitachi have suspended their project to build a nuclear power station at Wylfa, on the north coast of Anglesey.

Wylfa update

Anti-nuke power campaign working with Japanese campaigners

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Radiation research and the genetic wobble

Jill Sutcliffe reports on two events about low-level radiation and human health

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Welsh nuclear stand off: who pays?

Welsh campaigners travel to Japan to meet Fukushima evacuee

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I spy Springfield

Thousands of flasks of radioactive uranium hexafluoride (‘hex’) are transported down country lanes every year from the Springfields nuclear fuel plant near Preston, Lancs.

En garde

In late February, hundreds of French police in riot gear, equipped with bulldozers, helicopters and drones, evicted dozens of occupiers from a proposed burial site for France’s civil and military n