Top Secret UK Uranium Components Plant Shutdown

Not many people would know what goes on at this 880-acre site just an hour's drive west of London. With its barbed wire, multiple check-points and security cameras, this is the heart of Britain's nuclear program.

And it is here at Aldermaston that one of the plants was forced to shut after safety regulators became worried that the building housing hazardous and explosive material was not capable of withstanding 'extreme weather and seismic events.'

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