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Educational initiative launched to support young people impacted by lost learning due to Covid-19

The Tobun Foundation has launched a new initiative to support 250,000 disadvantaged young people whose education has been impacted during the Covid-enforced lockdowns. The Covid-19 ‘Educational Support Programme’ will provide computer equipment, tuition, and mentoring, to enable those most affected ...

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Sodexo enrols in 15-year contract extension at Eton End School

Independents by Sodexo has extended its long-term catering services contract with Eton End Preparatory School for a further 15 years. Building on its partnership with the Datchet-based school, the contract extension will also see Sodexo invest in the complete refurbishment ...

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Sodexo introduces concierge service to support university students

As part of its Residential Living programme, Sodexo has launched its concierge service, Circles, at Northumbria University and Bath Court at Birmingham University. From this month students at the two Sodexo-managed university accommodation facilities will be able to access personal ...

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Eric Wright excels in the education sector

Eric Wright Professional Services has built its client portfolio in the education sector to 55 individually managed schools through its consultancy service offer in the last 12 months and has set out its ambition to grow by a further 20 ...

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Classroom facilitation: Natural light and the need for more space

A question thousands of schools across the UK are asking, how can we create more space? As working with modular buildings offers the opportunity to incorporate plenty of space, ventilation and easy access points to and from the modular builds, ...

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Willmott Dixon scores a school’s hat-trick in Midlands

Contracting and interior fit-out group Willmott Dixon has secured a £23.8m contract to deliver enhancements at three schools in Sandwell – Q3 Academy Langley, West Bromwich Collegiate Academy and Bristnall Hall Academy – that will accommodate an additional 990 students ...

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Sodexo wins 7-year schools cleaning contract

Independents by Sodexo has landed a seven-year contract with Haberdashers’ Aske’s Elstree Schools to deliver cleaning services for both the boys’ and the girls’ schools. The Boys’ School was founded in 1690 and the girls’ school was founded in 1875. ...

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Sodexo on the menu at 13 schools in the Southwest

Sodexo has been appointed by the Diocese of Bristol Academies Trust (DBAT) to deliver the catering contracts for its expanding portfolio of primary academy schools. The £800,000 per annum contract commences in September 2020 and is for three years with ...

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