What we do
Discover how we support the defence and security of the UK.Discover more
Working together to keep our world safe and secure, we deliver warheads for the UK's deterrent, and use our unique nuclear expertise to support national security.
AWE has been around since the 1950s, and during this time has played a key role in the local community as a large local employer and neighbour.
Our local community and people are an integral part of our organisation. We would like to introduce you to some of their story’s gathered so far of AWE’s rich history in the community.Start your journey...
Our purpose captures the essence of what we do. It connects everybody at AWE with a common goal. Our strategy sets a clear direction for our business and our values shape the way we deliver.Find out more
For more than six decades, we have been at the forefront of the UK's nuclear deterrence programme, playing a crucial role in the defence and security of our country.Find out more
Our brand defines our company and falls under the protection of Crown Copyright.Find out more
This short clip gives an insight into the importance of the work undertaken by everybody at AWE.Find out more
Ensuring continued safety and security, our sites are licensed by the Office for Nuclear Regulation.Find out more