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.


One Comment

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

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