The Dirty War drama was set in London, but in reality, a chemical, biological, radiological or nuclear attack could happen anywhere in the UK.
SITUATION AROUND THE UK
But how prepared is the UK to cope with an attack on this scale?
Contingency plans have been put in place throughout the UK to respond to a possible terrorist attack.
Local emergency planners work closely with the emergency services as part of this procedure.
Click on your nation or region on the map for an overview of the state of preparedness in your area.