Heysham


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Heysham

a port in NW England, in NW Lancashire. Pop. (with Morecambe): 46 657 (1991)
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The Office for Nuclear Regulation has now granted permission for two reactors at Hartlepool and one at Heysham to return to service.
Carefully designed and sensiblysited onshore wind farms such as Heysham South will be central to producing the energy that we all use over the coming decades.
Stena Line is the market leader on the Irish Sea, offering the biggest fleet and the widest choice of routes between Britain and Ireland, including the Stranraer to Belfast, Holyhead to Dublin Port, Holyhead to Dun Laoghaire, Fishguard to Rosslare and the two new routes recently acquired from DFDS namely Liverpool to Belfast and Heysham to Belfast.
Contract workers at the Sellafield nuclear site in Cumbria, Heysham nuclear power station in Lancashire and Staythorpe power station near Newark in Nottinghamshire were also among those taking unofficial action for the first time yesterday in support of protests against the hiring of Italian and Portuguese workers at Lindsey Oil Refinery in North Lincolnshire.
EDF has committed to sell-in minimum levels of electricity in the British wholesale market, while it will sell off one site suitable for building a new nuclear power plant at either Heysham in Lancashire or Dungeness in Kent.
The Riverdance had been en route to Heysham when she was swept ashore at at Cleveleys near Blackpool, Lancashire during a violent storm in January.
Nottingham triumphed over Alness, Darley, Heysham and St Ives & Carbis Bay, the other competitors in the Champion of Champions category.
As part of the contract, Jacobs will provide professional and specialist consultancy services on the Council's priority major scheme, the pounds Sterling 138 million Heysham to M6 Link.
A spokesman for Seatruck Ferries said the Riverdance was carrying trucks and trailers from Warrenpoint, in Northern Ireland, to Heysham, Lancs.
Terry, 47, from Heysham, Lancashire, said: 'I was hauled off to a police cell.
The system is currently being trialled in Lostock Hall Community Primary School in Preston and a second trial at Morecambe and Heysham Westgate Primary will begin soon.
Or follow the Bay Heritage Trail by bike or foot from Heysham to Lancaster Castle.