Two mothers with husbands linked to the nuclear industry will slug it out to become an MP in a crunch by-election, it has emerged. The Tories elected Trudy Harrison, 40, as their candidate for the showdown in Copeland, Cumbria.
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THE threat of a strike by Sellafield workers has been put on hold after an agreement to hold further talks in a row over pensions. Union leaders met energy minister Jesse Norman over controversial plans to reform the pensions of Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA) employees, to make savings of £660 million. The meeting was said to be constructive, leading unions to delay announcing a strike ballot.
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