Fact checker: Are Sellafield beaches safe?

The Environment Agency has reported that radioactive objects found on the beaches around Sellafield posed a “very low” risk to health.

by Conor McGlone
The EA says "no action is needed to... limit access” to the beaches. Photograph: Marcus Pomfret/Getty Images
The EA says "no action is needed to... limit access” to the beaches. Photograph: Marcus Pomfret/Getty Images

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