As MPs visit Springfields Prospect warns future is at risk due to lack of coherent thinking. A Group of MPs is visiting Springfields nuclear fuel manufacturing site near Preston today to discuss the long-term future of the facility. The MPs will be meeting with management and trade unions. The future of the facility has been called into doubt by a wave of redundancies which unions warn could deplete skills to such a level that the facility would struggle to carry on. Springfields is currently the only UK facility capable of producing fuel for our existing and future large scale nuclear reactors.
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