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New on-line photo library reveals Queen Mother inside DFR

New on-line photo library reveals Queen Mother inside DFR

…images were taken during two royal visits to Dounreay in the heyday of Britain’s fast reactor research and development programme. They show her inside the Dounreay Fast Reactor meeting engineers…

Project Profiles

…Silo – March 2016 Shaft Explosion – March 2016 Heritage Heritage Activities 2015-16 – March 2016 Dounreay Castle – March 2016 Boston Camp – 2011 Dounreays Archaeology – March 2016…

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…UK Government, and is a national asset. Dounreay is closing down, so decisions are being taken about where and how the NDA’s nuclear material will be managed in future. The…

Work begins to bury Dounreay experiment

Work begins to bury Dounreay experiment

…Work is underway to bury the radioactive remains of Britain’s experiment with fast reactors at Dounreay. Construction started on a series of underground concrete vaults that will receive up…

Dounreay’s pioneering history is retold in 50th anniversary book

Dounreay’s pioneering history is retold in 50th anniversary book

…Years of Dounreay, written by William A. Paterson and published by North of Scotland Newspapers, goes on sale July 26. It describes how the arable land of Lower Dounreay on…

Dounreay staff raises £6k for Christmas charities

Dounreay staff raises £6k for Christmas charities

Dounreay staff dug deep into their pockets in December to support a local children’s gift appeal. They raised £3,500 for the Caithness FM Christmas gift appeal fund at the…