Papworth Hospital is set for a £165 million move to Cambridge to be on the same site as Addenbrooke’s Hospital.
The announcement’s been made this morning by Chief Secretary to the Treasury Danny Alexander.
He says the move will create a world leading healthcare and science hub in Cambridge.
Papworth hospital was home to the first successful heart and lung transplant, it opened in 1917 as a sanatorium and hospital for the treatment of tuberculosis.
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After a mostly dry start, cloud will continue to thicken with some showery rain likely this afternoon. Highs of 18 deg C (64 deg F).
Tributes have been pouring in for a woman who died in a house fire in West Norfolk.
Any residual evening showers should die out. Clear spells at first, and turning chilly in places. Lows of 9 deg C (48 deg F).