Post-Chernobyl Restricted Land

Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Wales – in the House of Commons at 1:47 pm on 21st January 1998.

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Photo of Mr Win Griffiths Mr Win Griffiths Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Welsh Office 1:47 pm, 21st January 1998

Obviously, there are lessons to be learnt from the Chernobyl disaster, and those are being learnt across the world. I am pleased to say that today's announcement means that, whereas after the disaster 23 per cent. of land was affected, the figure is now only 3 per cent.