A GREEN party MEP has spoken out about her outrage regarding nuclear waste in Plymouth. Molly Scott Cato, the Green Party MEP for the region believes that local jobs linked to Trident submarines could be replaced by better, more socially useful employment and is urging local authorities and unions to back a process of “industrial conversion”. The controversial question of whether to commission a new generation of nuclear-armed Trident submarines, at an estimated cost of £100bn will be discussed by the UK Parliament later this year. Molly said: “I am deeply concerned about the health and safety hazards this nuclear waste dump poses to so many of my constituents.
Plymouth Herald 15th Jan 2016 read more »