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Sellafield Plan envisages end of nuclear reprocessing there by 2018

"The planned clean up of the Sellafield site must be successfully completed", said Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government, Phil Hogan TD.

Waste Vitrification Plant Line 3 open again

Waste Vitirification Plant (WVP) line 3 has been safely returned to full operations within a few days of the original schedule following an outage spanning 18 months.

Stuart MacVean leaving Nuclear Management Partners

Stuart MacVean has filled the role since Nuclear Management Partners succeeded BNFL as Sellafield’s parent body company in 2008. He is returning to the United States to take up a high profile position at the Savannah River complex.

The most important or the biggest problem nuclear site ?

Sellafield Question asked by Baroness WorthingtonTo ask Her Majesty’s Government, in view of the recently announced closure of the MOX reprocessing plant at Sellafield, what plans they have for securing investment and new jobs in the local area.

Is there enough focus on security?

In May, five people were caught breaking into a British nuclear reprocessing facility in Sellafield in an attempt to steal atomic materials.