A report that could ultimately lead to nuclear waste being buried in Cumbria has been approved by a group that has been exploring the issues involved. West Cumbria's Radioactive Waste Partnership has spent today debating a final draft of the report at a hotel near Workington.
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Longest cold spell of winter so far. Mainly dry and bright, but feeling bitterly cold today. Very wintry further east, blizzards possible
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A look ahead at a wintry weekend forecast.