Airport? Housing estate? Race track? What should be done with RAF Mildenhall?

RAF Mildenhall from above. PICTURE: ANDY ABBOTT

RAF Mildenhall from above. PICTURE: ANDY ABBOTT

With the closure of RAF Mildenhall confirmed, the question business leaders and councils are now asking is - what next for the site?

A commercial airport, aerospace engineering site, business park and housing estate have all been floated as ideas.

The EDP would like to know what you think should be done with the base once its doors shut some time before 2020.

Closure of RAF Mildenhall will be a major blow to our region

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