Decision details

Design Cost Report for the ‘Early Works’ package for the expansion of West Oaks School at the former Rose Court building

Reference: D54051

Decision Maker: Director of Children and Families

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


The Head of Service Learning Systems agreed to:
a) Sanction the requirement to enter into an ‘Early Works’ agreement with the LLEP for Henry Boot Construction Ltd. to deliver the ‘Early Works’ programme necessary to meet the critical path programme for renovation and refurbishment of the Buckingham Road site to create West Oaks School ‘Headingley Learning’. This will take the form of an ‘Early Works’ agreement between the Authority and Leeds D&B One Ltd for the sum of £368,936.97.

b) Approve the expenditure of £368,936.97 from capital scheme number 33177 / RCT / 000 for the completion of the ‘Early Works’ programme at West Oaks School ‘Headingley Learning’.

c) Note the programme dates identified in section 3.2 of this report, in relation to the implementation of this decision, represents the critical path for project success and must be adhered to where possible.

d) Note that the officer responsible for implementation is the Head of Service Learning Systems.

Wards Affected: Headingley and Hyde Park;

Contact: Christopher Gosling, Estate Management - Development Officer 07891 276 855 Email:

Publication date: 05/05/2021

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