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Dormers Wells High School. BSF

Dormers Wells High School is a rebuilt community comprehensive school in Southall West London. The new building opened in 2013, one of two schools delivered for Ealing’s Building Schools for the Future Programme. Paul Cayford was Client Design Adviser (CDA), guiding the design development, for this and other schools in the programme.  

Paul worked closely with the school and stakeholders to establish the education model and building brief, integrating the educational requirements with the site possibilities.  

“It has been an absolute delight working with you over the last months .... You have kept us calm and given real clarity to the process....” Maggy Aylott - Head Teacher, DWHS. 

“Perfection. As good as it gets, this is the best designed school the CABE jury has seen”. CABE Design Review Jury, about Dormers Wells School.

Ealing Civic Society Award 2013

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