Three sites in the north of England are being assessed as potential locations for a long-term nuclear waste facility

Working groups have been set up in two boroughs to discuss possible disposal facilities

Carlisle

Hartlepool

Between 70% and 75% of the UK’s high-activity radioactive waste is currently stored at the Sellafield facility in west Cumbria

Theddlethorpe

Lincoln

Working groups have been set up in two boroughs to discuss possible disposal facilities

Carlisle

Hartlepool

Between 70% and 75% of the UK’s high-activity radioactive waste is currently stored at the Sellafield facility in west Cumbria

Theddlethorpe

Lincoln