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Town's pride in nuclear past

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America's first nuclear weapons production facility has become the centre of a growing tourism industry.

More than 60 years after plutonium was first produced at Hanford in Washington, the US government is running limited visits to the site.

Rajesh Mirchandani spoke to people in the local community to find out why they are proud of the town's nuclear heritage.

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