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Iain Wallace and Michael Martin: Joining forces - How Hanover and Arklet became one

Michael Martin, chair at Hanover (Scotland) Housing Association Ltd, and Iain Wallace, former chair of Arklet Housing Association, discuss the recent merger between the two organisations.

Published 27 November 2020

New faces join the team at Dalmuir Park

Dalmuir Park Housing Association has welcomed new staff members to fill key roles within the organisation.

Published 27 November 2020

PoLHA launches Leith Gives campaign to ease pressure of pandemic over winter

Port of Leith Housing Association (PoLHA) has spoken of its pride of being one of 17 north Edinburgh charities, community groups, schools and other organisations to join forces to support people most likely to be hit hardest by coronavirus and associated restrictions this winter in a new collaboration, called Leith Gives.

Published 27 November 2020

Shire Housing Association secures East Ayrshire care and repair service tender

Shire Housing Association has won a tender to deliver the Care and Repair Service on behalf of the East Ayrshire Health and Social Care Partnership for a further three years from 28 November 2020.

Published 27 November 2020

Wellhouse Housing Association cuts equivalent of Hampden pitch 18 times during pandemic 

Wellhouse Housing Association’s estates team have been praised for their herculean effort in looking after the community throughout the pandemic which included cutting the equivalent of the famous pitch at Hampden 18 times.

Published 27 November 2020

Council releases housing land for sale at Cumbernauld

An area of land within South Cumbernauld Community Growth Area (CGA) is being marketed for sale for housing by North Lanarkshire Council.

Published 27 November 2020

City of Edinburgh Council publishes response to Scottish Government short term lets consultation

The City of Edinburgh Council has published its response to the recent Scottish Government consultation on short term lets, welcoming the announcement that draft legislation on proposals is expected to be considered by Parliament in December.

Published 27 November 2020

Council sets out options for purchase or CPO of Springburn pub site

Glasgow City Council is set to begin preparatory work on the potential compulsory purchase of the site of the former Talisman public house, should a sale not be agreed with the owners.

Published 27 November 2020

Report outlines sustained improvements in West Dunbartonshire Council’s housing service

A report assessing West Dunbartonshire Council’s housing service has highlighted a number of positive improvements in the past year.

Published 27 November 2020

Work begins on £10m Culbokie homes site

Tulloch Homes has started infrastructure works on its new all-bungalows £10 million development at Culbokie in the Black Isle.

Published 27 November 2020

Glasgow planners calls for rejection of Finnieston Bowling Club flats application

Planning officers at Glasgow City Council are recommending that councillors reject the latest application to build flats at a disused Finnieston Bowling Club.

Published 27 November 2020

Glasgow's Winter Night Shelter located in hotel with new name

Glasgow's Winter Night Shelter will open on December 1st this year with a change of name and a new location.

Published 27 November 2020

City of Edinburgh Council unveils plan for ending poverty by 2030

Just under two months since becoming the first UK local authority to set a target date for ending poverty, the City of Edinburgh Council has unveiled a ten-year delivery plan outlining the actions it will take to help eradicate poverty in the capital by 2030.

Published 27 November 2020

Acceleration of Borderlands Inclusive Growth Deal funding announced

Chancellor Rishi Sunak has announced that funding for the Borderlands Inclusive Growth Deal will be accelerated as the UK Government reconfirmed its commitment to the deal.

Published 27 November 2020

Social Bite launches Festival of Kindness appeal

Social Bite has announced the launch of its Festival of Kindness appeal to support those in need over Christmas and the winter months.

Published 27 November 2020