Issue details

Nene Park Academy - KEY/06JAN15/01

The Cabinet Member:


  1. Approved the Council entering into a lease with Cambridge Meridian Academies Trust back dated to expire on 31 August 2136;
  2. Approved the Council to novate the design and build contract (including collateral warranties) between PCC and Kier Construction (Eastern) to Cambridge Meridian Academies Trust;
  3. Approved the Council entering into a Deed of Transfer and Release with the Big Lottery Fund and Cambridge Meridian Academies; and
  4. Authorised the Director of Governance to enter into any additional documentation considered necessary to complete the lease and novation arrangements.


Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure or savings greater than £500,000;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 12/12/2014

Decision due: Not before 24th Mar 2015 by Cabinet Member for Education Skills and University

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Education Skills and University

Lead director: Executive Director Corporate Services

Department: Corporate Services

Contact: Brian Howard, Head of Schools Infrastructure Email:; Tel: 01733 863976 Email: Tel: 01733 863976.

Consultation process

Relevant internal and external stakeholders.

Relevant Scrutiny Committee: Creating Opportunities and Tackling Inequalities

Meeting Open to Public: n/a