URGENT ¥¥¥ UK nuclear plant Sellafield closes due to bad weather

British nuclear plant Sellafield closed as a precaution on Friday due to bad weather, its operator said in a statement.

"In response to the current and predicted adverse weather conditions on and round the Sellafield site, as a precaution, a site incident has been declared and the plants have been moved safely to a controlled, shut down state," it said.