– Councillor Elaine Woodburn:
"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."
Cumbria County Council have decided that west Cumbria will not host a site for high level nuclear waste.