Aldermaston

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Aldermaston

(ˈɔːldəˌmɑːstən)
n
(Placename) a village in S England, in West Berkshire unitary authority, Berkshire, SW of Reading: site of the Atomic Weapons Research Establishment and starting point of the Aldermaston marches (1958–63), organized by the Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament. Pop: 927 (2001)
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1958: The first protest march by CND left Hyde Park, London, for Aldermaston, Berkshire.
1958: The first protest march with CND involvement left Hyde Park, London, for the Atomic Weapons Research Establishment in Aldermaston, Berkshire - the march had been organised by the Direct Action Committee Against Nuclear War.
Mr McKnight, from Aldermaston, Berkshire, said: "We went to Dudley to present him with a letter containing a list of questions and we took the white feather, which is the traditional military symbol for cowardice.
Greg McNally, manager of the engineering graduate development programme, says there is a wealth of opportunities on offer to budding engineers at AWE's main facilities in Aldermaston, Berkshire.
Cox, 33, had worked for the Ministry of Defence police at the Atomic Weapons Establishment in Aldermaston, Berkshire, as its website manager in charge of updating information on the base's intranet.
I got on to Bookable Holidays, based in Aldermaston, Berkshire, and a full refund was soon winging its way to James.
The Atomic Weapons Establishment at Aldermaston, Berkshire.
Several attending the CND rally were at the first march at Atomic Weapons Establishment Aldermaston, Berkshire, in 1958.
Rescuers found the remains of Marek John Powiecki, 24, of Aldermaston, Berkshire, after resuming their search for him following bad weather and heavy snowfalls.
The company announced in April it would pull out of defence work after the Government decided not to renew its biggest contract, managing the Atomic Weapons Establishment at Aldermaston, Berkshire.
Peter Tolson, who worked at the Atomic Weapons Establishment in Aldermaston, Berkshire, for 22 years revealed how his son had been sprayed with deadly plutonium dust in one serious safety blunder.