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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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The consultation gave members of the public a chance to have their say on which of five UK sites will be used to store radioactive waste from nuclear subs, including AWE Aldermaston, where the county's nuclear deterrent, Trident, is manufactured and maintained.
Few counties in the famous Buildings of England series have such a wealth and variety of buildings as Berkshire, from the majesty of Windsor Castle to the Victorian splendour of Reading, from market towns such as Faringdon to twentieth-century centres such as Bracknell, from quiet villages to research centres at Harwell and Aldermaston. This new edition replaces that of 1966 and has been eight years in preparation.
Organs were also taken without consent from 12 workers at nuclear sites in Springfields, Capenhurst, Dounreay and Aldermaston to be tested at Sellafield.
Safety procedures at the bomb factory at Aldermaston in Berkshire, outside
Due to end July 9.Spring Lane closed due to roadworks at Red Lane, in Aldermaston. Due to end July 3.
London, Apr.12 (ANI): Non-league AFC Aldermaston lost 40 games in a row before securing a 1-1 draw over the weekend against Warminster Town for their first point of the season.
Several attending the CND rally were at the first march at Atomic Weapons Establishment Aldermaston, Berkshire, in 1958.
Paul Holden vv Hitting the target First Aldermaston march 50 years ago this weekend, No To Trident goes in at 33-1 at Doncaster.
The Network Watch Portal communicates back to the Network Watch Network Operation Centre in Aldermaston, UK, via a DSL connection.
The AWE Aldermaston is to hold a technology week during September to celebrate the centenary of the publishing of Einstein's five ground breaking papers including his Theory of Relativity and E=m[c.sup.2].
The European Commission is claiming that Britain is once again in violation of European legislation on nuclear activities and has opened infringement proceedings regarding Atomic Weapons Establishment (AWE) military installations at Aldermaston and Burghfield.