Fears over university boathouse

The Wildlife Trust in Cambridgeshire is objecting to plans for a new Cambridge University boathouse on the River Great Ouse at Ely.

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New Cambridge boathouse falls foul of conservationists

It's the eve of the historic boat race between Cambridge and Oxford Universities, but instead of all focus being on the event, Cambridge has been caught up in a row over plans for a new boathouse.

Conservationists are fighting the boat club's proposals, saying the development near Ely would have a devastating effect on wildlife. Elodie Harper reports.

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