Schools & Accommodation

Take a look at the places to live and schools for the children.


There are a number of local schools within the surrounding areas of the Sellafield site and off-site locations. More detail on schooling can be found by visiting:


Accommodation: Towns in West Cumbria

A large number of Sellafield Ltd employees, based in Cumbria, live in towns and villages in close proximity to the Sellafield site. These include: Cleator Moor, Cockermouth, Egremont, Gosforth, Seascale, St Bees, Whitehaven, and Workington.

You’ll discover that West Cumbria is one of the best places in the country to bring up a family. With executive housing available for around £300,000, your money will go further.

Information on buying or renting in the local area can be found by visiting: