Stroud MP, David Drew, Key Speaker at Berkeley Community Evening
Stroud MP David Drew was the key speaker at a recent Berkeley Nuclear Licensed Site Community Evening. Mr Drew addressed an audience of over 70 local stakeholders at the event held in the Great Hall at Berkeley Castle.
The purpose of the meeting was to inform representatives from local councils, businesses and community groups on the decommissioning work currently taking place at the Berkeley. Mr Drew spoke in depth about the key role the nuclear industry has played in the local area and the importance of maintaining key skills to allow future decommissioning to progress fully.
Site Director, Jim Crocker said: " holding these type of events demonstrates the site's commitment to maintaining open and transparent communications with all our local stakeholders and are key to keeping them informed about our excellent safety performance and decommissioning activities". The Berkeley site owner the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority has recently issued its approved three year Business Plan, which outlines its key activities at all of it's sites including Berkeley. For more information please visit www.nda.gov.uk