Copeland vote YES to proceed.

Copeland Borough Council's executive have decided in favour to go through to the next stage and look for a site.

However, they must also have a yes vote from Cumbria County Council.

Motion to continue to Stage 4 carried 6-1.

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No nuclear waste site for Cumbria

Cumbria County Council have decided that west Cumbria will not host a site for high level nuclear waste.