Christmas Island compensation

Scunthorpe MP, Nic Dakin, has called on the Government to provide compensation for veterans of nuclear testing.

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Battle for compensation for nuclear test veterans

Scunthorpe veterans of nuclear test site, Christmas Island, says they did not know how dangerous the work they were carrying out was.

The British nuclear veterans are fighting for compensation from the Government, claiming they have suffered a lifetime of illness following the exposure to radiation.

Calendar's Claire Ashforth reports.

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