Sunday, February 15, 2009

Bardsley Construction bags £20m college deal

Bardsley is tipped to start on site in March on a ВЈ20m project to build the new Rochdale Sixth Form College in Rochdale for the Learning & Skills Council.

The news comes as local MPs indicated that the college was "highly likely" to get the go-ahead when the Learning and Skills Council meets next month.

That is despite reports that funding for 42 college buildings across the country has been frozen due to the current financial climate.

The college is part of a planned ВЈ100m investment in facilities for young people in Rochdale.

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