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Windscale leak report

Title
Windscale leak report
Genre
Interview
TX Date
20 Oct 1981
Year of production
1981
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Duration
00:03:17
Description
Interview with local MP Dr John Cunningham about the leak of radioactive material from Windscale (Sellafield), officials waiting 5 days to notify the public and the government report into the incident. Male interviewer not identified.
Contributors
John Cunningham
Keywords
Reports; Nuclear power stations; Nuclear safety; Windscale; BNFL; Radioactive pollution; Cumbria; Radiation protection

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