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City Technology Colleges

Volume 176: debated on Wednesday 18 July 1990

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To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Science if he will list the companies that have been contracted to build each of the city technology colleges so far designated.

The information that the hon. Member requested is listed below:

Kingshurst phase 1Miller Construction
phase 2Wimpey
Djanogly, NottinghamNorwest Holst
Macmillan College, TeessideWimpey
BradfordMiller Construction
TynesideJohn Laing Construction Ltd.
Leigh, DartfordCrispin Borst
Harris, CroydonWalter Lawrence (City and Southern)
BritschoolWallis Ltd.
BaconsWoolf Construction
City technology collegeSponsorAmount £ million
KingshurstHanson Industries1·00
Djanogly, NottinghamMr· Harry Djanogly1·10
Macmillan College, TeessideBAT Industries1·00
BradfordThe Dixons Group plc1·10
Emmanuel College, GatesheadThe Reg Vardy Foundation1·00
SylvanThe Philip and Pauline Harris Charitable Trust1·25
Leigh, DartfordMr.G.N.Leigh1·00
BritschoolThe British Record Industry Trust1·10
BaconsSouthwark Diocesan Board of Education1·50
Haberdashers' Aske's, New CrossThe Robert Aske Charity3·20 Capell Brooke1·10
DerbyThe Landau Foundation1·15
TelfordThe Mercers' Company1·00
Tarmac plc1·00
In addition, a further 80 companies/individuals have pledged over £9 million to the programme as a whole. Discussions are continuing with other prospective sponsors, and I am confident that these talks will provide further sponsorship.