Trident & Related News

November 2017

Congratulations to ICAN on their Nobel Peace Prize! Our readers will know about ICAN’s activities, including this one: On 20th September, the brand new Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons opened for signature. 50 states signed it within eight hours. The Nuclear Information Servas has updated its briefing, which can be found her :  https://vimeo.com/235337614?mc_cid=cae4418519&mc_eid=9d88421cd4

 

More than 300,000 tonnes of “radioactive” mud, some of it the toxic byproduct of Britain’s atomic weapons programme, will be dredged to make way for England’s newest nuclear power station and dumped in the Severn estuary just over a mile from Cardiff. Politicians in Wales have denounced the move, with one accusing the Welsh government of selling out to London and the nuclear lobby