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Nuclear Propulsion Fuel

Volume 21: debated on Monday 5 April 1982

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asked the Secretary of State for Defence to what extent the Capenhurst, Cheshire, facilities are to be used for the production of fuel for nuclear-powered hunter-killer submarines; how many jobs will be generated by such a programme; when he proposes to indicate his decisions relating to this matter; and if he will make a statement.

A decision on the use of Capenhurst facilities for the supply of nuclear propulsion fuel is expected to be taken very shortly.