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£81m dividends paid to AWE consortium

Accounts show total dividend payments of £81.7m in 2018 to the Lockheed Martin, Jacobs Engineering and Serco.

AWE Pensions dispute settled with pay increases

Unite members have agreed to end the dispute by accepting wage increases

AWE Aldermaston in special measures for the 5th year running

Sign at AWE Aldermaston West Gate

Both AWE sites continue to be subject to an enhanced level of regulatory attention

Ongoing strike action at AWE over pensions

The industrial action revolves around the decision to close a defined benefit pension scheme

Regulators raise concerns over safety incident and tritium leak at Atomic Weapons Establishment

The Atomic Weapons Establishment “is a safe place, but could be a lot safer”, according to Iain Coucher, the new chief executive of the Establishment.