Nuclear Testing

The government has “lost” all trace of almost half its nuclear veterans – making a mockery of a planned health study. Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson is now facing calls to cancel the expensive and “meaningless research” which survivors of the bomb tests say has no chance of proving their claims to have been irradiated during Cold War radiation experiments. It comes after officials at Public Health England, which is conducting the six-figure study, admitted they have no way of checking the health of all 22,000 servicemen who took part in the 1950s tests.

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Published: 15 March 2019