The first Cumbria Nuclear Conference hosted by MP John Stevenson in Carlisle on Thursday 22 September was a clear success and a milestone for the region, for at least three reasons. Firstly, it made a significant impact. Secondly, it brought Cumbria together. The location of the conference in Carlisle, away from traditional nuclear venues on the west coast, indicated its intention to scrutinise the impact and potential that the nuclear sector has on the whole county. Finally, it opened Cumbria’s potential to the world. A concurrent theme was the global renaissance of the nuclear industry, and everyone agreed that Cumbria plays a central role in this rebirth.
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