19 June 1998
180,000 Chernobyl-affected
sheep in North Wales

SOME 180,000 sheep in North Wales are still affected by radioactivity from the Chernobyl reactor disaster in the mid-1980s, Win Griffiths said in a written question last night in the Commons.

Some 530km2 of land is still under restriction.

  • The Independent 19/06/98 page 8