No nuclear waste site for Cumbria

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

View all 32 updates ›

'Safety is most important' says councillor

"It is proven not to be suitable I will fight like everybody else for it not to be built.

"Safety is the most important, but if the solution isn't right I will be the first to hammer on the door to say we don't want it. I think we've made the right decision to remain part of it."

– Councillor Elaine Woodburn:

More on this story