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Facilities & buildings

New home for first UK vocational free school for SEND

Morgan Sindall successfully delivered the project for Wolverhampton Vocational Training Centre...

Finding the right type of air conditioning for you

The second in a series of blogs by Roberto Mallozzi, MD of Gree UK on how air conditioning can...

Portakabin and Mace complete temporary school near Grenfell

Kensington Aldridge Academy (KAA2) is Portakabin's biggest emergency response build

Bringing BIM down to earth: new technologies, humble uses

Allan Hunt, Director at AHR Building Consultancy, explains why Building Information Modelling ...

How outdoor classrooms can be used as a library resource

Simon Fearnehough from the Hideout House Company explains the educational functions of outdoor...

Dulux Trade paints the way for special needs school

Birkett House School undergoes a makeover after it relocates its primary facilities

Western invest £1.6m to grow education sector

Western Building Systems has installed a Mobi One Combined Timber Frame Assembly Station as pa...

Big energy savings for Wigan primary

Bedford Hall Methodist School is set to annually save more than £10,000 thanks to green energy...

Topping out at Kilmarnock campus

The £45m William McIlvanney facility is named for the late local author of world renown

Didcot's first co-educational school opens

Aureus School will form a key part of a new community in Didcot

Bishop Vesey's Grammar becomes the 150th SLS partner

Bishop Vesey's Grammar School has now become a community leisure venue as it joins forces with...

Substantial extension to Manchester Enterprise Academy completed

The £12m project provides 3,834 square metres of new teaching facilities to accommodate the Wy...

A new canopy brand for schools

Pocca confirmed as new canopy brand for schools market by established schools canopy manufactu...

Rubbergard provides solution for fast-track academy build

The new academy high school in Manchester was aided in its construction by Firestone's Rubberg...

Generating additional income for Newcastle schools with SLS

Both local schools and community groups in Newcastle are set to benefit from the School Lettin...

How to make outdoor learning more fun and engaging

Simon Fearnehough from the Hideout House Company explains how to make your Forest Schools sess...

New £37m academy and theatre campus begins at Cumbernauld

Work began on the new academy this month, combining Cumbernauld High School and Abronhill High...

How to improve learning with air conditioning

The first in a series of blogs by Roberto Mallozzi, MD of Gree UK on how air conditioning can ...

M6toll's £15K school initiative project winners announced

Primary schools in the West Midlands and Staffordshire have been awarded grants to enhance lea...

McAvoy Group win industry award for Lynch Hill project

A McAvoy Group contracts manager has been recognised at Offsite Construction Awards for his wo...

How eco classrooms are functional and educational

Simon Fearnehough from the Hideout House Company explains how eco classrooms can be both a bui...

Influencing learning with the psychology of colour

Kayleigh Whybrow, Senior Technical Colour Consultant at Johnstone's Trade, discusses the power...

Where there's smoke, there should be a fire door

Adrian Powell, Director at Active, explains what schools need to do to maintain and assess the...

Top marks for educational spaces

Scotts of Thrapston discusses how their timber buildings can provide a variety of cost-effecti...

Go Large

The benefits of large screens in education are clear to see, writes Simon Fry

Why choose DLP Laser Phosphor projectors?

Mark Wadsworth, International Marketing Manager at Digital Projection, offers advice on choosi...

Life in print

Print specialists Canon have teamed up with HE institutions to implement efficient and cost-ef...

How can academies select the right energy brokers?

Lucia Harney-Dey has some advice for academies looking for the best deal from their energy sup...

Brand new £25m Ayr Academy building to open this September

The new school is part of £94m pipeline being delivered over the next 18 months

The 4 Cs of design

New primary school Godmanchester Bridge Academy is fitting in to stand out

How schools can budget for reactive maintenance

Breakages & faults can be unwanted distractions when trying to run a school, as well as being ...

Refresh your Playground Outdoor Surfacing

Why replace your surfacing when you can have it repaired and cleaned?

New £3.2M Sixth Form centre uses 'striking' EQUITONE facade

The through coloured fibre cement material was chosen for its natural appearance and robustnes...

Pupils cut the turf for their new school

The £6.9m building will hold up to 420 pupils from army families rebased back to Larkhill

New AgriSTEM academy combines tradition with modernity

The £5.4m academy will offer diplomas, apprenticeships and traineeships in engineering subject...

How natural daylight can enhance academic performance

Chris Chaney, Managing Director of Sunsquare, discusses the use of rooflights at Sybil Andrews...

Kier Construction complete a sustainable education campus

Garnock Academy was completed with the help of an Icopal roofing system

How to be top of the class in procurement

David Johnston, Category Manager at ESPO, discusses how schools can tackle the procurement pro...

Accessible, sustainable water

BRITA Vivreau explains why it's essential for schools to have a water system that enables all ...

Sunesis helps to solve school places crisis in Yeovil

Primrose Lane Primary School has opened in Yeovil in response to the growing need of additiona...