A “nuclear laundry” serving Sellafield has been given retrospective planning permission to carry on amid safety warnings from an environmental campaigner. Marianne Birkby, of pressure group Radiation Free Lakeland, objected to Energy Coast Laundry’s application for the Lillyhall industrial estate outside Workington. Winscales parish council has also “strongly” opposed the business’s continued operation amid claims the company was “flouting regulations” and “trying to get permission through the back door”.
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