THE FIRM that provides warheads for the UK’s nuclear missiles has got permission to expand its testing facilities at a military base. Carlisle City Council has approved revised plans to expand AWE’s workshop in a secure area of RAF Spadeadam operated by company DNV-GL. A similar application had been approved in March – an updated application was however submitted because of a layout change. According to the design and access statement: “The site is within a secure portion of the MOD site and forms part of the research and testing facility operated by DNV-GL.
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