PFI go-ahead

19th December 1997 at 00:00
Five schools in the Falkirk area are to be built through the private finance initiative by the Ballast Wiltshire consortium. The scheme will see, within three years, replacements for Bo'ness Academy, Larbert, Graeme and Woodlands high schools and Dawson primary. It is said to be the most ambitious schools PFI plan in Britain.

Log-in as an existing print or digital subscriber

Forgotten your subscriber ID?


To access this content and the full TES archive, subscribe now.

View subscriber offers


Get TES online and delivered to your door – for less than the price of a coffee

Save 33% off the cover price with this great subscription offer. Every copy delivered to your door by first-class post, plus full access to TES online and the TES app for just £1.90 per week.
Subscribers also enjoy a range of fantastic offers and benefits worth over £270:

  • Discounts off TES Institute courses
  • Access over 200,000 articles in the TES online archive
  • Free Tastecard membership worth £79.99
  • Discounts with Zipcar,, Virgin Wines and other partners
Order your low-cost subscription today