Pictured (l-r): Caledonia Housing Association Staff & Board Members: Rachel Martin, Tim Calderbank, David Chalmers (Brewin Dolphin Award Sponsor), Helen Archibald, Irene Harrison, Elaine O’Brien, Gill Donoghue, Joe Dewar, Penny Coburn, Julie Cosgrove, Gary Purvey, Angela Murphy & Hannah Me
Scotland’s biggest trade union, Unite, has said politicians need to support public ownership of energy companies if they are serious about tackling the country’s fuel poverty crisis. The union said Housing Minister Kevin Stewart's plans to spend an additional £10 million on warmer homes were un
There will be almost 600 more homeless children in Scotland this Christmas than last year, Shelter Scotland announced as it launched its Winter appeal. A total of 5,224 children will wake up homeless on Christmas Day - an increase of 591 on last year - according to the charity, which called it a "sc
A team from the Institute for Social Policy, Housing, Environment and Real Estate (I-SPHERE) at Heriot-Watt University has raised over £3,000 from a youth homelessness charity. The team is participating in The Rock Trust's Ending Youth Homelessness Sleep-Out in Edinburgh's Festival Square tomorrow.
The number of empty council properties in Aberdeen has been halved in the past year. The number of void properties available for re-let declined from 399 to 211 (47 per cent) between October 2015 and October 2016, a new report by Martin Smith, the council's area housing manager, states.