§ 50. Mr. Morgan
To ask the Secretary of State for Defence what consultations he has had with(a) South Glamorgan county council public protection committee, (b) South Glamorgan health authority and (c) South Wales police regarding emergency planning and public health and safety at the atomic weapons establishment, Llanishen, Cardiff since the fire and explosion at Ust-Kamensgorsk, Kazakhstan, USSR.
§ Mr. Kenneth Carlisle
None. The recent reported incident in Kazakhstan is understood to have involved production processes in which beryllium metal is obtained from ores. Such processes are not carried out at AWE (Cardiff).