Condition Improvement Fund (CIF) 2018/19

20.10.2017

The ESFA have now released detailed guidance for the forthcoming Condition Improvement Fund (CIF) 2018/19 bid round, and can be found on www.gov.uk/guidance/condition-improvement-fund.

We are currently assisting a number of our Academy Clients preparing bids to meet this year’s CIF submission criteria. We have helped secure bid funding of almost £50 million over the last 5 years and we hope to continue to secure much needed capital funding for new or replacement buildings. With the deadline of 14th December fast approaching please contact us should you feel our expertise would be of assistance in developing a case for this years submission.

 

EFA Condition Improvement Fund 2016/17 Announcement

29.03.2016

The Condition Improvement Fund 2016 to 2017 outcome list of schools was announced last week by the EFA. Funding of over £435 million has been announced for 1,276 projects across 1,030 Academies and sixth-form colleges. The programme was heavily oversubscribed with some 3500 applications being submitted.

LGH are delighted to announce that we have successfully secured approximately 5% of all the new-build projects approved under the EFA Condition Improvement Fund bid announcement. This further extends our already impressive track record in securing significant new-build projects under this funding initiative for a large number of our Academy Clients.

 

Hinchingbrooke School – New Sports Centre Building

17.08.2015

The steel frame for the AMCF grant approved 4 Badminton Court, Sports Hall at Hinchingbrooke has progressed on site with completion of the new building due early in 2016.

 

LGH and Herts County Council to carry out HCC SEC 2 Review

10.06.2015

LGH have been appointed by HCC to carry out capacity reviews on a large batch (approx. 20) of Herts Secondary schools, to assess capacity and expansion potential, due to increases in primary school pupil numbers experienced across the county.

 

Condition Improvement Fund (CIF) 2016/17

28.05.2015

The EFA have now released detailed guidance for the forthcoming Condition Improvement Fund (CIF) 2016/17 bid round, and can be found on www.gov.uk/guidance/condition-improvement-fund.

We are currently assisting a number of our Academy Clients preparing bids to meet this year’s CIF submission criteria. We have helped secure bid funding of almost £50 million over the last 5 years and we hope to continue to secure much needed capital funding for new or replacement buildings. With the deadline of 16th December fast approaching please contact us should you feel our expertise would be of assistance in developing a case for this years submission.

 

Knights Templar School – CIF Success

12.05.2015

LGH assist another of its Academy Clients, Knights Templar School, to secure a significant new build project under this first Condition Improvement Fund (CIF) bid round 2015/16. The new project will see the replacement of the existing Science department with new, compliant science teaching laboratories in a new, purpose built, science block. This represents the second successful grant awarded new build project by LGH at the school.

 

John Warner School – CIF Award

12.05.2015

LGH, have assisted the school to secure three successful ACMF funded, new build projects and now a fourth new build project, a replacement Math’s class block, in this first round of the Academies Condition Improvement Fund (CIF).

 

Design & Engineering Centre Officially Opened

22.01.2015

Nick Gibb MP, Minister of State for Education opens the new John Warner School Design & Engineering Centre. The new building accommodates the schools technology & electronics departments and supports the Robotics expertise the school have developed over the last few years.

 

Anglo European School New Teaching Block Opens.

25.09.2014

This successful ACMF bid funded building completes on time and on budget and provides much needed replacement teaching accommodation.

 

New Start on site for Muffin Break Store

16.09.2014

The new Chelmsford store started on site today with opening anticipated in the next few weeks.