MP: Ely bypass needed to ease congestion

Area where the Ely bypass would be built Credit: ITV News Anglia

Cambridgeshire MP Sir Jim Paice has told English Heritage that he "strongly disagrees" with their objection to the planned Ely bypass.

The MP met with the organisation's chief executive over concerns the bypass could threaten views of Ely Cathedral. He says the bypass is needed to ease congestion.