Europe’s “second biggest hotel” is in the quiet town of Bridgewater, in Somerset, England. It was built by French energy giant EDF to house nearly 1,000 people building the UK’s next nuclear power station, Hinkley C, which is itself the biggest building site in Europe. The hotel, and the effect of 1,000 new people in Bridgwater, is the subject of a special BBC Radio 4 documentary to be aired this week. It follows the life-long Bridgwater resident Emma Britton as she probes what the hotel means for the town.
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