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Date added: 05 November 2013

A Ground-Breaking Day For Swindon 

Construction starts on the brand-new University Technical College - WATCH VIDEO
Angela Barker-Dench, Principal of UTC Swindon, pressed the button to start the next phase of the build of the new University Technical College today.

Underneath the iconic former GWR Water Tower, Ms Dench took the hands of a Brokk 180 demolition robot to break ground for the first time on the major constrcution work of what will be a brand new 10m state-of-the-art educational facility.
It's set to welcome in September 2014 six hundred 14 to 19 year olds interested in pursuing a career in engineering.
UTC Swindon construction begins
The on-site Old School Building and the iconic Water Tower will be key features of the college.
Both are Grade II listed structures and will be treated sympathetically, with the Water Tower being restored and brought back into educational use.
Sponsors and partners of the University Technical College were in attendance including UTC Swindon directors from Oxford Brookes University and Johnson Matthey Fuel Cells.
UTC Swindon construction begins
UTC Swindon construction begins
UTC Swindon construction begins
UTC Swindon construction begins
See links below for more information & videos on UTC Swindon.
UTC Swindon Open Day
UTC Swindon Open Day Calling all 14-19 year olds & parents! Find out more about a career in engineering at Swindon's new 10 million pound University Technical College - 17 MAY
Swindon UTC
Swindon UTC APPLY NOW! Calling all 14-19 year olds - become part of the engineering future that starts THIS SEPTEMBER
HRH AT THE UTC Prince Andrew flies in to visit the site of the new Swindon University Technical College - PICTURES & VIDEO
More10 February 2014
Lord Baker Praises Swindon UTC
Lord Baker Praises Swindon UTC Former Home Secretary & UTC supporter highly impressed on site visit - WATCH VIDEO
More28 January 2014
UTC Building
UTC Building We explore how the iconic college will look...
More15 July 2013
Bright Prospects For Swindon
Bright Prospects For Swindon Aspiring youngsters get a first glance at the engineering future of Swindon - WATCH VIDEO & SEE PICTURES
Calling All Aspiring Engineers
Calling All Aspiring Engineers First UTC Swindon open evening at STEAM 11 JULY
10m Swindon UTC On Its Way
10m Swindon UTC On Its Way Surveyors get started on University Technical College conversion of old GWR school...
More04 February 2013
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