Correspondence I: Development of BCPE site

Scope and Content

Correspondence principally with Bedfordshire County Council Education Committee and supporting papers concerning the development of the Bedford College of Physical Education (BCPE) site. Includes correspondence re purchase of property in Lansdowne Road to alleviate pressures on existing accommodation; notes on teaching and administrative accommodation at the Chelsea and Lady Mabel Colleges of Physical Education; outline of proposal for major building programme; note of statement read at a conference at the Ministry of Education re the BPCE buildings held on 29 September 1955; notes of a meeting held on 26 July 1957 to discuss improvements to the BCPE buildings.