Anti nuclear campaigners have been demonstrating outside a meeting in Carlisle where the issue of whether an underground nuclear waste store should be built in west Cumbria was being discussed.
On Wednesday three cumbrian councils will vote on whether to go through to the next stage of the process and look for a site.
Today's meeting was arranged by the Sellafield Workers union who want want the process to continue.
See below for Samantha Parker's report.
Councillors will decide whether to look for a site to bury nuclear waste. We look at the arguments AGAINST going forward in the process.
As 24 councillors prepare to decide whether west Cumbria should look for a possible site to bury nuclear waste we look at the arguments FOR.