Issue details

Academy Conversion - KEY/06MAR17/02

The Cabinet Member:


1)    To approved the closure of Abbotsmede Primary School, and authorise the execution and completion of a Commercial Transfer Agreement (CTA) between Peterborough City Council, the Governing Body of Abbotsmede Primary School and The Lime Trust;


2)    To authorised the grant of a 125 year lease of the land and buildings occupied by the School known as Abbotsmede Primary School (including the nursery contained within the School), at a peppercorn rent to The Lime Trust; and


3)    To authorised the execution and completion of a Licence to enter and Landlord’s refurbishment works between Peterborough City Council and The Lime Trust.


Decision type: Key

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

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 03/02/2017

Decision due: Not before 21st Jun 2017 by Cabinet Member for Education Skills and University

Lead member: Councillor Lynne Ayres

Lead director: Corporate Director People and Communities

Department: People Services

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

Consultation process

Relevant internal and external stakeholders.

Relevant Scrutiny Committee: Children and Education Scrutiny Committee