Quite rightly town councillors in Egremont are proud of their market town and its heritage. They are “furious at litter in heritage spot”. This begs the question – how do Egremont town councillors feel about being in the firing line for the worst kind of litter? The area has, according to Radioactive Waste Management, the government quango tasked with “delivery of a geological disposal facility”, “suitable geology” for the dumping of heat generating nuclear wastes. Sellafield wants to get shot of the biggest concentration of radioactivity on the planet in order to clear the decks for the new tsunami of nuclear wastes that would arise from new nuclear, new wastes and new decommissioning.
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