Bristol primary run-down school will be rebuilt
The council was expectd yesterday to approve the rebuilding and repair of nine schools as part of a pound;52.5 million maintenance programme, funded by the council, the Department for Education and Employment and the private finance initiative.
Begbrook headteacher Ian Purnell (pictured) said: "It will be fantastic if it goes ahead - it will mean so much to the children, parents and staff. The whole school building is damp and there is no insulation."
Photograph by DAVID MARSDENSWNS