Political News Updates

15.06.2014

Glen Parva Young Offender Institution

Dan Jarvis: To ask the Secretary of State for Justice which company designed the 2009 plans for a young offender institute at Glen Parva; and how much such plans cost. [200050]
Jeremy Wright: Interserve designed the 2009 plans for a young offender institution at Glen Parva with their designers, HLM Architects.

The previous Government spent £5.6 million on developing the plans for a new young offender institution at Glen Parva up to 2010. Although the secure college pathfinder will be fundamentally different from a young offender’s institution, we are making use of the previous work where relevant.

Dan Jarvis: To ask the Secretary of State for Justice which company designed and what the cost to the public purse was of production in 2009 of the plans for a young offender institute at Glen Parva. [200248]

Jeremy Wright: Interserve designed the 2009 plans for a young offender institution at Glen Parva with their designers, HLM Architects.

The previous Government spent £5.6 million on developing the plans for a new young offender institution at Glen Parva up to 2010. Although the secure college pathfinder will be fundamentally different from a young offender’s institution, we are making use of the previous work where relevant.