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Sheep (Radioactivity)

Volume 130: debated on Thursday 31 March 1988

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To ask the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food how many sheep have been monitored for radioactivity in each month since October 1987 in (a) each county of England and (b) the areas of the former

Sheep monitored in England 1 November 1987 to 18 March 1988
County1November 1987December 1987January 1988February 1988March 1988Total
Cheshire2525
Cumbria16,7593,9743,5083,1771,62029,038
Devon7777
Durham180180
Lancashire10140141
Northumberland438229667
Shropshire5050
Somerset7979
Yorkshire (North)5,1125,112
Yorkshire (West)200200
Total23,0213,9743,5483,4061,62035,569
1 No sheep have been monitored in counties not included in this list.