Project Profile | Rainbow Free School, Bradford

Project Profile: Rainbow Free School, Bradford

Rainbow Free School, RUncorn

Project Overview

The site is located at the former West Yorkshire Fire Service site, Nelson Street, Bradford, West Yorkshire, BD5 0EZ.

The site comprises an area of approximately 8,000m2 and was previously occupied by the redundant West Yorkshire Fire Service station. The site is bound on all sides by industrial developments with Caledonia Street to the north, Gordon Street to the east, Duinen Street to the south, and Nelson Street to the West.

The internal floor area of the new school is approximately 2,550m² and has a capacity for 525 pupils aged 4-11.

Rainbow Free School, RUncorn

Project Team

Client Rainbow Free School
Main Contractor Kier

Halliday Clark

M&E Contractor Lorne Stewart
Structural Curtins
Acoustic Consultant WSP
Quantity Surveyor Kier


Rainbow Free School, RUncorn

Project Value

MEP Services £1.0M


Rainbow Free School, RUncorn


  • High efficiency gas fire boilers
  • Heat Recovery Air Handling Units
  • Natural ventilation
  • AV - Soundfield Systems and Induction Loops
  • Fire Alarm, Security, Disabled Alarm and PA
  • Lighting, LV Power Systems
  • Lightning Protection
  • External Floodlighting to Games Area
  • Photo Voltaics