New councillors appointed to Copeland council’s nuclear panel will receive their first briefing early next month. The Strategic Nuclear Energy team is one of the authority’s most important committees, working with the Government and companies including Sellafield. The first meeting since borough council elections will be held on Tuesday, June 4 and will see members given an overview of the roles and responsibilities of the committee. Members will be discussing some huge issues in the coming months including the Government’s search for a host community for a nuclear waste store.
In Cumbria 29th May 2019 read more »