BUILDING 15,000 homes in Grazeley would not be safe and “could have an adverse impact on the nation’s security”. That is according to the Ministry of Defence, which has written an eight-page objection to plans for a garden town in Grazeley. It objected after the Detailed Emergency Planning Zone (DEPZ) around nuclear weapons factory AWE Burghfield was extended to cover most of the site that had been earmarked for the new homes. According to the Office for Nuclear Regulation, anyone living in the zone can be affected by a “reasonably foreseeable” radiation emergency.
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