Places of Interest: Wylfa Power Station

Wylfa Nuclear Power Station has been generating electricity since 1971. The station is powered by twin magnox reactors and uses 55 million gallons of seawater an hour for cooling.

Address:   Cemaes, Anglesey LL67 0DH

Tel:   01407 711400 Fax:   01407 711202

Open:   Daily, 10.00-16.00

The visitor centre contains an exhibition on nuclear power and power stations, a cafe and souvenir shop. There’s also a nature trail, with many specially sited bird boxes.