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Aldermaston

a village in S England, in West Berkshire unitary authority, Berkshire, SW of Reading: site of the Atomic Weapons Research Establishment and starting point of the Aldermaston marches (1958--63), organized by the Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament. Pop.: 2157 (1987 est.)
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At Aldermaston, Berkshire, rebuilding of two bridges for the electrication scheme in 2012 was due to last six weeks but took six months, and Network Rail invited local businesses to apply for compensation for lost income.
Body parts were taken without consent from 12 workers at nuclear sites in Capenhurst, Cheshire, Springfields, near Preston, Dounreay, Scotland and Aldermaston, Berkshire to be tested at Sellafield.
1958 - The first protest march by CND left Hyde Park for Aldermaston, Berkshire.
A former employee of the Atomic Weapons Establishment (AWE) at Aldermaston, Berkshire, found details of the project in unclassified Army documents from the 1950s.
Avellino's headquarters are in Aldermaston, Berkshire, UK, with a US office based in Austin, Texas and representative offices located in Brazil, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Norway, South Africa, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland.
And after a romantic honeymoon in tropical Tobago, the happy couple will come back to a new home they have bought in Aldermaston, Berkshire.
DICOM GROUP plc, headquartered in Aldermaston, Berkshire, UK, is a holding company for a group of businesses which distribute document imaging processing (DIP) equipment in Western and Central Europe and certain computer peripherals in Switzerland and Austria.
Activists from North Wales were amongst those gathered at the Atomic Weapons Establishment in Aldermaston, Berkshire, in what was described as the biggest demonstration of its kind "for many years".
PLAID Cymru MEP JILL Evans will speak at the Atomic Weapons Establishment in Aldermaston, Berkshire, on the 50th anniversary of the first anti-nuclear march.
Worried office workers called in the fire brigade after they spotted him clinging to the wall of the building in offices in Aldermaston, Berkshire, with just his back legs.
Britain's first petrol station was built in 1920 in Aldermaston, Berkshire.