Second UTC for Sheffield appoints BAM to commence construction

6th July 2015 | 0 Comments

The contractor, which has offices in Leeds, will build UTC 2 Sheffield on the Olympic Legacy Park in Don Valley.  BAM is currently on the Park building the Oasis Academy Don Valley.   UTC 2 Sheffield will specialise in human sciences and computing, preparing students for employment in two of the key growth sectors in [...]

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Law firm partner to head new academy council

22nd June 2015 | 0 Comments

Emilda Morgans, who is currently head of Wosskow Brown’s private client department, was confirmed as chair of the council of the Oasis Academy, Don Valley, after its recent turf cutting ceremony. The new school will neighbour Wosskow Brown’s Attercliffe office and will open its doors to nursery and primary students in September. “I could not [...]

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New report shows strong public support for UTC 2

18th June 2015 | 0 Comments

UTC 2 Sheffield for Human Sciences and Computing is due to open at the Olympic Legacy Park in September 2016.  Results from a report on the eight-week public consultation show that 81 per cent of the 335 respondents back the project moving forwards by applying for a government funding agreement. Only 6 per cent disagreed [...]

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Masterplan submitted for multi-million pound Olympic Legacy Park

8th June 2015 | 0 Comments

A joint venture between Sheffield Hallam University, Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and Sheffield City Council, the Olympic Legacy Park has already received the backing of Lord Sebastian Coe and Olympic boxing champion Nicola Adams.  The planning application for the Olympic Legacy Park (OLP) in the East End of Sheffield includes the Advanced Wellbeing [...]

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Next step for ambitious plans for Don Valley

20th May 2015 | 0 Comments

The Government last year approved plans to establish the city’s second UTC, which is set to open in September 2016. Part of this deal was for Sheffield City Council to transfer over the land to the UTC Trust and this deal is set to be agreed by the city’s cabinet at a meeting next Wednesday [...]

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