Major fire destroys Nottingham University’s new GSK labs

Nottingham University, last night, lost its new chemistry building in what has been described as a ‘major fire‘. The building which has been part fund GSK was still under construction, so thankfully no-one injured.

Pictures posted on twitter show the building engulfed with flames. However firefighters have brought the blaze under control, and no other buildings were affected

Here at chemistry-blog we are saddened to hear of the news which sees the lose of major investment in chemistry.

More coverage of the story can be found here and here.

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  1. Yes, but you neglected mentioning that they famously built it out of wood.

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