On tonight's Around The House with Helen Ford, supporters and opponents of the plans to store nuclear waste under the Cumbrian hills give their views on a highly divisive subject.
Copeland MP Jamie Reed wants to see the option explored further, but Dr Ruth Balogh of Friends of the Earth says the scheme would be unprecedented.
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