Hinkley's construction to begin 'within weeks'

Construction work on Somerset's Hinkley Point is to begin "within weeks" after a multi-billion pound deal between French energy giant EDF and China's CGN was unveiled

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Osborne says China partnership will benefit British people

Britain's first nuclear power station for twenty years has moved a step closer to being built in Somerset.

The Chancellor George Osborne has announced fresh investment totalling more than £24 billion during a 5 day tour of China where he is hoping to secure further funding for Britain's nuclear industry.

The plant could provide 25,000 jobs.

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