First building in pound;40bn scheme

23rd June 2006 at 01:00
Work has been completed on the first school to be built under the Government's pound;40 billion drive to transform classrooms.

A ceremony marking the completion of the Centre for Inclusive Learning, a special school in Solihull, West Midlands, is due to take place today, marking a milestone in the Building Schools for the Future programme. It comes as another 50 councils to be included in the 15-year scheme - which uses a mix of public and private finance - were named.

Subscribe to get access to the content on this page.

If you are already a Tes/ Tes Scotland subscriber please log in with your username or email address to get full access to our back issues, CPD library and membership plus page.

Not a subscriber? Find out more about our subscription offers.
Subscribe now
Existing subscriber?
Enter subscription number


The guide by your side – ensuring you are always up to date with the latest in education.

Get Tes magazine online and delivered to your door. Stay up to date with the latest research, teacher innovation and insight, plus classroom tips and techniques with a Tes magazine subscription.
With a Tes magazine subscription you get exclusive access to our CPD library. Including our New Teachers’ special for NQTS, Ed Tech, How to Get a Job, Trip Planner, Ed Biz Special and all Tes back issues.

Subscribe now