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06.07.14 Japan takes the reins in NuGen’s ambitious plans to build reactors adjacent to Sellafield. No 07/14
06/07/2014 20:37:37



06.05.14 Flouting safety controls in Sellafield’s High Level waste (HLW) facility, workers cautioned by ONR. No 05/14
06/05/2014 10:54:25



16.4.14 Extended closure from system blockage may signal bigger problems for Sellafield’s B205 magnox reprocessing plant whose operations are now likely continue to 2022 or beyond. No 04/14
16/04/2014 19:34:28



22.02.14 Escaping Government Scrutiny – NDA and NMP commercial operations fiasco at Sellafield obscured by media spotlight on clean-up and decommissioning problems. No 03/14
22/02/2014 19:31:53



31.01.14 Natural radiation causes panic at Sellafield. No 02a/14
31/01/2014 20:19:23



31.01.14 Sellafield site incident – non-essential workers told to stay at home. No 02/14
31/01/2014 12:26:24



15.01.14 Nuclear train in level crossing accident. No 01/14
15/01/2014 16:48:15



05.12.13. Barrow Nuclear Ships Update. No 06/13
05/12/2013 22:16:29



30.9.13 NuGen or NoGen – the curious case of Cumbria’s confused new-build consortium. No 05/13
30/09/2013 17:50:15



23.9.13 Derailment of empty nuclear transport flasks at Barrow-in-Furness – a further blip on the Japanese waste return programme.. No 04/13.
23/09/2013 17:41:37



28.8.13 Covert plans to ship Dounreay nuclear fuel to US - contrary to NDA’s publicly stated decision to send it to Sellafield. No 03/13
28/08/2013 20:46:26



14.6.13 Sellafield Ltd fined £700,000 for sending LLW to local landfill - largest ever fine for site No 02/13
14/06/2013 19:48:52



17.3.13 Radioactive Beach Auction Warning by CORE for Land Agents. No 01/13
17/03/2013 20:24:02



20.07.12 .Magnox reprocessing to 2020 ? NDA hedges its bets on closure date of ageing plant. No 03/12
20/07/2012 22:20:24

Magnox reprocessing to 2020 ? NDA hedges its bets on closure date of ageing plant.

15.07.12 Sellafield’s German plutonium ‘Cut and Pasted’ to France by UK Government. No:02/12
15/07/2012 19:55:10

Sellafield’s German plutonium ‘Cut and Pasted’ to France by UK Government.

03.07.12 Update on NDA plans for UK plutonium re-use. No 01/02
03/07/2012 11:26:53



24.11.11 THORP to struggle on to 2018. No 03/11
25/11/2011 20:44:51

In its recently published paper ‘Oxide Fuels – Credible Options’, November 2011, the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA) sets out options for the future operation of Sellafield’s Thermal Oxide Reprocessing Plant THORP.

23.09.11 Scottish & Southern Energy plc (SSE) quits NuGeneration just days after new-build consortium applies to sink exploratory boreholes at site adjacent to Sellafield.No 02/11
23/09/2011 21:29:21

Scottish & Southern Energy plc (SSE) quits NuGeneration just days after new-build consortium applies to sink exploratory boreholes at site adjacent to Sellafield.

11.04.11 Sellafield Emergency Exercise Postponed – wrong weather, staff too busy.No 01/02
11/04/2011 13:03:26



13.05.10 NDA announce Japanese MOX fuel with the Sellafield MOX Plant (SMP). No 02/10
13/05/2010 22:03:54



28.01.10 Safety of Sellafield’s High Level Waste (HLW) storage tanks put at risk again. No 01/10
28/01/2010 17:56:06



05.10.00 BNFL Court Conviction. No 17/00
06/10/2000 17:43:55

BNFL was convicted and fined £24,000 (+ costs of £4817.50) after pleading to four charges relating to sealed radiation sources at Sellafield.