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Nuclear Emergency Exercise Programme

Exercise programme 1 April 2016 - 31 March 2017

Date of exercise Site Licensee Sponsor Level/Grade Exercise name Remarks
13-Apr-16 Chaplecross Magnox Magnox L1    
28-Apr-2016 Coulport MoD MoD L1 Bowline 16  
04-May-2016 Torness EDF Energy EDF Energy L1   Date notified 02/02/15
11-May-2016 Hartlepool EDF Energy Hartlepool Borough Council L2 Jackdaw  
11-May-2016 Wylfa Magnox Magnox L1   TBC
25-May-2016 Oldbury Magnox South Gloucestershire Council L2 Buzzard Last L2 'Thornbury 2' 10/07/13
26-May-2016 Sizewell A Magnox Magnox L1   TBC
08-Jun-2016 Dungeness B EDF Energy EDF Energy L1   Date notified 08/05/15
08-Jun-2016 Dounreay/ NRTE Vulcan DSRL Highland Council L1 & L2 Delta 52 Dounreay & Vulcan combined
08-Jun-2016 Trawsfynydd Magnox Magnox L1 Murcielago  
14-Jun-2016 Hinkley Point B EDF Energy EDF Energy L1   Date notified 12/2/15
15-Jun-2016 Vulcan NRTE MoD MoD L2 Lonestar 16  
15-Jun-2016 Bradwell Magnox Magnox L1    
22-Jun-2016 Oldbury Magnox Magnox L1    
30-Jun-2016 Sizewell A Magnox Magnox L1    
TBC in June Winfrith Magnox Magnox L1   TBC
06-Jul-2016 Barrow in Furness MoD Cumbria County Council L2 Indigo 16 TBC
20-Jul-2016 Sizewell B EDF Energy EDF Energy L1   Date notified 15/05/15
02-Sep-2016 Clyde MoD MoD Clyde L1 Evening Star 16 TBC
14-Sep-2016 Devonport MoD MoD / DML L2 Jex 16  
20-Sep-2016 Capenhurst Urenco Urenco L1    
21-Sep-2016 Hunterston B EDF Energy North Ayrshire Council L2 Kestrel  
21-Sep-2016 Sellafield Sellafield Sellafield L1    
28-Sep-2016 Rosyth MoD MoD L1 Nightstar 16 TBC
28-Sep-2016 Wylfa Magnox Isle of Anglesey County Council L2   Last L2 'Alaw' 13/11/13
TBC in Sept Harwell Magnox Magnox L1   TBC
05-Oct-2016 Harwell Magnox Oxfordshire County Council L2 Hawthorn  
13-Oct-2016 Portsmouth MoD MoD L2 Golden Fox 16  
02/03-Nov-2016 AWE MoD West Berks L3   2nd or 3rd - date to be confirmed
09-Nov-2016 Heysham 1 EDF Energy EDF Energy L1    
16-Nov-2016 Aldermaston AWE AWE  L1     
30-Nov-2016 Hartlepool EDF Energy EDF Energy L1 Luna  
18-Jan-2017 Heysham 2 EDF Energy EDF Energy L1   Date confirmed by EPE 31/03/15
01-Feb-2017 Heysham 2 EDF Energy Lancashire County Council L2 Kingfisher  
22-Mar-2017 Dungeness B EDF Energy EDF Energy L1    

Exercise programme 1 April 2017 - 31 March 2018

Date of exercise Site Licensee Sponsor Level/Grade Exercise name Remarks
By 21-May-2017 Sizewell B EDF Energy Suffolk County Council L2   Date TBC
05-Jul-2017 Sizewell B EDF Energy EDF Energy L1   Date notified 15/05/15
By 30-Sep-17 Amersham GE Healthcare GE Healthcare L1    
04-Oct-2017 Sellafield Sellafield Sellafield L2 Oscar 12  
22-Nov-2017 Hartlepool EDF Energy EDF Energy L1 Minerva Added 30/01/15

Exercise programme 1 April 2018 - 31 March 2019

Date of exercise Site Licensee Sponsor Level/Grade Exercise name Remarks
02-May-2018 Dungeness B EDF Energy EDF Energy L1