Decision details


Decision Maker: Education and Safeguarding Director

Decision status: Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


The council undertakes to ensure school buildings are fit for purpose and provide safe secure environments.

Condition Surveys carried out at Twerton Infants School found the single glazed aluminium frame windows, doors and curtain walling to have exceeded anticipated life cycle. The Condition Survey recommended replacement of the windows, doors and curtain walling. This project will improve the overall energy efficiency of the school buildings, help reduce the school's energy costs and provide a safe and comfortable learning environment for the children.


To approve capital expenditure of £584,000 funded from Schools Capital Maintenance Grant provisionally approved in the 2021-22 budget report to replace the windows and doors at Twerton Infant School.

Alternative options considered:

None. This project is recommended as planned replacement of the old and inefficient windows and doors at Twerton Infant School.

Publication date: 09/06/2021

Date of decision: 09/06/2021