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***(UK) Great Yarmouth plans 3 SPED schools; cost: $160M US dollars; 500 places

Mar 11, 2019, Norfolk, Eastern Daily Press: New £12m [$16M US dollars] specialist school to be built on vacant town site https://www.edp24.co.uk/news/education/alderman-swindell-great-yarmouth-norfolk-new-special-sen-school-1-5930736 A new school for children with social, emotional and mental health needs is set to be developed on the former Alderman Swindell site in Great Yarmouth. The new school is one of three planned by Norfolk County Council as part of a £120m [$160M US] investment in special educational needs provision. … Both projects are expected to finish in 2020, bringing more than 500 extra schools places to the town. Mr Dark said: “This is part of our commitment to get the best education for all children in our county, helping more children to be taught close to their homes, near to their families and friends….