Trident Nuclear Weapons

NIS (Nuclear Information Service) has released a report discussing the accident record of the UK's nuclear weapons programme over its 65 year history. The report describes 110 accidents, near misses, and dangerous occurrences that have occurred over the 65 year history of the UK's nuclear weapons programme.   With official approval for renewal of the Trident nuclear weapons system and the Hinkley Point C nuclear power station coming …

International News

The White House's budget blueprint seeks to revive spending for a hotly contested facility in Nevada that would store the nation's nuclear waste. President Donald Trump is asking Congress to approve $120 million in spending to restart licensing activity at the Yucca Mountain repository and fund …

From the Papers

The Government has been called “reckless and irresponsible” after it refused to send a single representative to United Nations (UN) talks about a ban on nuclear weapons. The Foreign Office revealed that no one from the UK attended a February meeting ahead of the negotiations and no one would go…

Trident & Related News

Write to their MPs to demand an inquiry after the news that Theresa May covered up a failed Trident missile test in 2016.

From The Papers

The Scottish government is expected to make a statement this week on the transportation of radioactive material from a Highlands airport.