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Decision details

Expansion of Drumbeat School

Decision Maker: Mayor and Cabinet

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: No


Having considered an open officer report, and a presentation by the Cabinet Member for Children's Services and School Performance Councillor Chris Barnham, the Mayor and Cabinet agreed to:


  • Note the results of the period of representation conducted on the proposal to expand Drumbeat School;
  • Agree to the proposal that Drumbeat School & ASD Service be expanded from 223 places to 270 places with a modified implementation date of January 2023;
  • Delegate authority to the Executive Director for Children and Young People to procure and award the necessary construction contracts.


Publication date: 08/07/2022

Date of decision: 06/07/2022

Decided at meeting: 06/07/2022 - Mayor and Cabinet

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