Outrage after nuclear weapons convoy travelled through Stirling city centre. Green MSP Mark Ruskell has drawn attention to a convoy of nuclear weapons which travelled through Stirling city centre earlier this month. A 24-vehicle nuclear convoy passed through Stirling city centre on Sunday, January 13 – the weekend of the Stirling Great XCountry Run. The convoy – which carries Trident nuclear warheads – is thought to have gone through 14 council areas during its journey and made a one-hour stop at Forthside Barracks. Mr Ruskell criticised Stirling Council for being underprepared for accidents which could arise from the transportation of radioactive materials.
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