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Facilities & buildings

Technal Facade Systems for Yarm School

A series of architectural aluminium glazing systems from Technal used for redevelopment projec...

Nursery erected in six weeks

A school in Surrey has invested in a sustainable offsite build, to replace its existing nurser...

Innova secure contract with Dulwich Prep

Innova Design Solutions has won a contract to install extensive new classroom facilities at Du...

Playground orders continue to fall

First quarter UK orders for playgrounds and play equipment fell to an eight-year low in 2014, ...

FDS ensures fire safety at new academy

Fire engineering specialist FDS Consult has lent its expertise to the construction of a new ac...

Roedean wins housekeeping award

Roedean Girls'™ School in Brighton has won a major national award for housekeeping and cleanli...

Fire design freedom

How modern school designs can achieve greater freedom and compliance to building regulations w...

Glazing the roof

Richard Lowe shares some of the latest insights into rooflight specification for schools and o...

Integration, integration, integration

Schools & colleges are increasingly seeking efficient whole building solutions for climate con...

Clayesmore means business

One of Dorset's leading independent schools has expanded its facilities with the development o...

Royal visit for school'™s new development

HRH The Duchess of Cornwall visits £15 million state-of-the-art Anniversary Halls, marking St...

The burning question

Matthew Woodcock explains how and why Highfield & Brookham Schools are using a woodfuel system...

Back to school for GSSArchitecture

Work has recently begun on a new classroom block at Oakham School, a day and boarding school i...

Alpha Plus to open new London school

Wetherby Senior School to be established by independent school operator Alpha Plus Group in Ma...

Tiles retain traditional look

Traditional handmade roof tiles adorning contemporary architecture have helped solve an exacti...

Coral stops 94% of dirt & moisture

Forbo'€™s award winning Coral entrance flooring collection now boasts even better performance ...

Connecting heritage to education

An innovative sixth-form centre at Bolton School has successfully brought together the old and...

Fairfield Prep plans expansion

Fairfield Prep, part of Loughborough Endowed Schools, has planning permission to expand its gr...