One of Chemring Countermeasures' employees died and other is receiving treatment in hospital after the explosion on Friday 10th August.Read the full story ›
A fire broke out at the Chemring Countermeasures facility on Friday evening leaving another person in a critical condition in hospital.Read the full story ›
The cordons put in place earlier today have now been removed.
The two bins remain in the Defence Science and Technology Laboratory at Porton Down for analysis.
According to Public Health England, the risk to the public remains low.
The news comes as an inquest is due to open for Dawn Sturgess, who died days after apparently coming into contact with Novichok.Read the full story ›
Public Health England (PHE) has released a statement following the doscovey of a bottle of Novichok at Charlie Rowley's house.
The organisation says it has not seen any further cases of illness linked to the Amesbury incident, which has left 45-year-old Rowley recovering in hospital, while his partner, Dawn Sturgess, 44, passed away on Sunday.
However, PHE are warning people to not pick up any strange items.
In response to the latest police statement on the current situation in Amesbury and Salisbury the risk to the public remains low. We have not seen any further cases of illness linked to this incident.
As a precaution Public Health England continues to strongly advise the public not to pick up any strange items such as syringes, needles, cosmetics or similar objects made of materials such as metal, plastic or glass.
The advice remains “if you didn’t drop it, then don’t pick it up”.
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A man and woman from Amesbury are in a critical condition in Salisbury District Hospital.Read the full story ›
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Skripal delivered a statement in Russian before providing further written comments in both Russian and English.Read the full story ›
Decontamination work is to begin at nine sites across the city.Read the full story ›