1,500-home expansion of Cambs research campus approved despite plan conflict

Mixed-use plans for a huge expansion of a research campus, including proposals for 1,500 new homes, have been approved by a Cambridgeshire council, after officers advised that the scheme's "significant economic and health benefits in the national interest" outweighed its conflict with local policies.

by Colin Marrs
Plans for genome campus expansion approved. Image by Wellcome Trust
Plans for genome campus expansion approved. Image by Wellcome Trust

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