Three men admit converting nuclear bunker into huge cannabis factory

The three men also pleaded guilty to stealing electricity worth around £250,000 to power the operation. Credit: ITV News

Three men have admitted conspiracy to produce drugs following the discovery of a huge cannabis factory in a former nuclear bunker in Wiltshire.

Police seized more than 4,000 cannabis plants inside the former RAF Chilmark base in a midnight raid earlier this year.

Credit: Wiltshire Police

The three men - two from Bristol and one from Bridgwater - have also pleaded guilty to stealing electricity worth around £250,000 to power the operation.

Credit: ITV News

They're due to be sentenced in August.