News

News

 

Below are links to news articles and press releases about inspiredspaces Nottingham. Click on the hyperlinks to read more.

 

2014

 

16.6.14- Volunteers from inspiredspaces and Carillion participated in 'Give and Gain Day 2014' and carried out a range of tasks at Victoria Embankment that will benefit the local community. To learn more about this fantastic day, click here

17.3.14- The first edition of the Harvey Hadden Leisure Centre Community Newsletter is out now. To read it, click here

 

2013

 

21.11.13- The Nottingham Post envisions that the Sport England Funding awarded to Harvey Hadden will improve the health of thousands of city residents. To learn how, click here

20.11.13- £1,941,239 of Sport England Funding has been awarded to Harvey Hadden Leisure Centre. To learn more, click here

18.11.13- The autumn LEP newsletter is out now! To read it, click here

28.06.13- A former head boy returned to his old Nottingham school to open its new £4 million building more than 55 years after he left. To read more about the opening of Bluecoat Academy, click here

28.04.13- A team of Apprentices have been learning their trade whilst working on the iconic Pavilion restoration project at Forest  Recreation Ground. To read more, click here

06.03.13- Farnborough School has reached its mid-construction point. To find out more, click here

08.02.13- Check out page 33 of Education Design and Build Magazine! There's a great write up on the works at Farnborough School. To learn more, click here

 

2012

 

11.10.12- The new edition of the LEP newsletter is circulated for Autumn term. To read it, click here

03.09.12- The first phase of Ellis Guilford School's £12m transformation was handed over today. To read more, click here

24.08.12- Farnborough PFI reached Financial Close today! To learn more, click here

06.08.12- The £3.2 million pound transformation of Nethergate School has been completed today. To read more, click here

23.07.12- Work starts on the multi-million pound restoration of the Forest Recreation Ground. To learn more, click here

17.07.12- Sycamore Academy remodelled for the 21st century. To read more, click here

16.07.12- The £1.28 million transformation of St Ann's Well Academy has been completed today. To read more, click here

03.07.12- Woodlands School has been remodelled for the 21st century! To learn more, click here

27.06.12- Council signs multi-million pound contract to refurbish Forest Recreation Ground! To read more, click here

13.06.12- Four Year's of Success for Nottingham's Local Education Partnership! To find out how we're celebrating, click here

23.05.12- Nottingham leads the way in protection of UK parks and green spaces. To read more, click here

18.05.12- The newest issue of Nottingham LEP's newsletter is out now! To read it, click here

25.01.12- Issue 8 of Nottingham LEP's newsletter is out now! To read it, click here

 

2011

 

22.07.11- Issue 7 of Nottingham LEP's newsletter is out now! To read it, click here

20.06.11- Nottingham LEP is hosting a 'Meet The Buyer' event at Notts County Football Club. To read more about this event, click here

14.06.11- Today Nottingham LEP celebrates its three year anniversary! To find out more, click here

 

2010

 

19.11.10- On 19th November the Sheriff of Nottingham will present certificates to young people who have received support from youth charity The Prince's Trust. For the full story, click here

14.10.10- The Nottingham LEP's autumn term newsletter is out now! To read it, click here

24.09.10- Nottingham's LEP puts a smile on its mug and raises money for Macmillan. To read more, click here

08.09.10- Dame Kelly Holmes officially opens NUSA. To read the article, click here

13.07.10- Re-modelling of Bluecoat and Woodlands schools to go ahead. To read more, click here

12.07.10- The official opening of Nottingham's first BSF Special School! To read the article, click here

12.07.10- Nottingham City Council to investigate legal action against decision to axe BSF. To read more, click here

09.07.10- Nottingham City Council assesses impact of BSF announcement. To read more, click here

06.07.10- Nottingham schools hit by Government's BSF announcement. To read more, click here

18.06.10- Watch the short films made by students for the Transformation Trust's awards. To learn more, click here

19.05.10- inspiredspaces celebrates double awards success for Nottingham Schools project. To learn more, click here

14.04.10- Pupils move into the new £13m Southwark Primary School. To read more, click here

18.02.10- Transforming Rosehill School into a 'Centre of Excellence.' For the full story, click here

18.02.10- Green light for final phase of Building Schools for the Future (BSF) programme! For the full story, click here

19.01.10- Construction work begins on new primary schools. To learn more, click here



 

2009

 

22.12.09- Primary Capital Programme Phase 1a reaches Financial Close. To read more, click here

16.11.09- inspiredspaces Nottingham wins Local Education Partnership of the Year 2009! To learn more, click here

14.10.09- Nottingham shortlisted for three 'Best of BSF' awards. For more news on this, click here

21.09.09- Nottingham's secondary school building programme builds momentum as first new buildings open. For the full story, click here

06.07.09- The Department for Children, Schools and Families (DCSF) has approved Nottingham City Council's Building Schools for the Future (BSF) Wave 5 'Strategy for Change Part 2'. To read more, click here

09.04.09- Nottingham City Council's Building Schools for the Future (BSF) programme has been shortlisted for the Public Private Finance Awards 2009 which promote best practice and recognise innovation and excellence. To learn more, click here

30.03.09- Nottingham City Council was delighted to learn that the authority's Primary Strategy for Change (PSC) has been fully approved by the Department for Children, Schools and Families (DCSF). To read more, click here

21.01.09- Work begins next week on the construction of a new £13 million 'exemplar' primary school in Old Basford which is one of the first primary schools in the country to be rebuilt under the Government's Primary Capital Programme. To read more, click here

08.01.09- Nottingham City Council and the Nottingham University Samworth Academy Trust have signed a Development Agreement to build a new Academy for 950 pupils aged between 11 and 18 years in Bilborough. To learn more, click here

 

2008

 

19.12.08- Financial Close has been reached today on the multi million pound primary exemplar project which will revolutionise primary education in Old Basford by introducing cutting edge technology to the classroom and creating 21st century buildings. To read more, click here

20.11.08- On Wednesday, 19 November Nottingham City Council granted planning permission to replace the existing Southwark Primary School in Old Basford with a new 'exemplar' primary school. For the full story, click here

18.11.08- Nottingham City Council's Building Schools for the Future (BSF) programme has been shortlisted for two categories in the first annual awards celebrating achievement in all areas of the national programme to transform education. To read more on this, click here

27.08.08- On Friday, 22 August 2008, Nottingham City Council applied for planning permission to replace the existing Southwark infant and nursery school in Bulwell with a new exemplar primary school and nursery. To read more, click here

06.08.08- Nottingham City Council has submitted proposals to Central Government to rebuild and renew another six secondary schools in Nottingham. For the full story, click here

03.07.08- Work begins next week on the construction of Nottingham's £90m Building Schools for the Future (BSF) programme. To read more, click here

18.06.08- Plans for two new secondary schools in Bilborough have been given the go-ahead by Nottingham City Council. To learn more, click here

16.06.08- Financial Close has been reached on the multi million pound Building Schools for the Future (BSF) programme which will revolutionise education in Nottingham by introducing cutting edge technology to classroom and creating 21st century buildings. For more news on this, click here

03.04.08- City residents can see how Nottingham's schools of the future will look when models of the first three 21st century buildings go on display next week. To read more, click here

31.01.08- Proposals to build new 21st Century secondary schools in Nottingham under the £90 million Building Schools for the Future (BSF) programme has reached a major milestone with the announcement of its selected bidder. For the full story, click here

 

2007

 

16.05.07- Nottingham pupils get their chance to shape the design of new schools in the city tomorrow when they meet the three organisations shortlisted to join Nottingham City Council in the transformation of secondary and special school education in the city. To read more, click here

12.04.07- Three private-sector organisations have been shortlisted to join Nottingham City Council in the transformation of secondary and special school education in the city. For the full story, click here

23.01.07- Nottingham's ambitious plan to transform secondary education takes a step closer to becoming reality this month with seven major consortia lining up to compete for the city's biggest building project - the rebuilding or remodelling of all the city's secondary schools. To learn more, click here

 

2006

 

27.10.06- A key milestone in Nottingham's transformation of secondary and special school education takes place next week. The City Council has been given the go-ahead to procure over £89 million pounds worth of work to transform seven schools across the city as part of the national Building Schools for the Future programme. For the full story, click here

09.01.06- Parents and carers of children with severe disabilities and learning difficulties are being invited to explore plans for a state-of-the-art centre of excellence which the City Council wants to build in Bilborough. To read more, click here

 

2005

 

19.07.05- Final proposals to transform secondary and special education in Nottingham have been unveiled after a seven week consultation with parents, teachers and children. To read more, click here

21.04.05- Proposals which will transform secondary education and special school provision in Nottingham are the subject of a major citywide consultation exercise starting today. To read more, click here

09.02.05- News of Nottingham's largest social regeneration project in over a century is breaking today, as details of a £135m spending bonanza designed to transform secondary education in Nottingham are shared with parents across the city. For the full story, click here