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Highland Council agrees to align thinking on climate change and poverty

Highland Council leader Councillor Margaret Davidson and strategic chair Councillor Trish Robertson have called on the local authority to align its thinking around climate change and poverty.

Published 14 May 2021

Scottish Borders Council agrees proposals for recovery fund

Scottish Borders Council has approved proposals for the administration of the Build Back a Better Borders Recovery Fund which was agreed within the council’s Financial Plan on March 19.

Published 14 May 2021

New welfare guide from Highland Council published

A new welfare guide has been published on the Highland Council’s website to highlight to people across the Highlands the range of financial support and guidance which is available to them. 

Published 14 May 2021

And finally… Old before her time

A teenager has accidentally moved into a retirement village after signing her lease without viewing the property.

Published 14 May 2021

Glen Oaks given green light for almost 50 homes

Glasgow City Council has approved plans for a residential development at Arden by Glen Oaks Housing Association.

Published 13 May 2021

Prospect welcomes Colin James as new finance manager

Prospect Community Housing has appointed Colin James as its new finance manager following a recruitment exercise earlier in the year.

Published 13 May 2021

West of Scotland Housing Association bids fond farewell to long-standing tenant board member

After two decades on the board of West of Scotland Housing Association (WSHA), Clare Newton is retiring.

Published 13 May 2021

Willie Robertson

It is with the greatest sadness that the board and staff of Bridgewater Housing Association have to share the news that our first chair, Willie Robertson, has passed away peacefully in his sleep after a short illness.

Published 13 May 2021

Nairn set for new homes and Citizens Advice Bureau office

The Highland Council is working with the Nairn Citizens Advice Bureau to provide a new office and IT suite along with twelve 1 and 2-bed flats for council rent on the site for the former community centre in Nairn.

Published 13 May 2021

First tenants move into Rural Stirling's Claish Farm development in Callander

Rural Stirling Housing Association (RSHA) has unveiled the first completed homes in a boost for affordable housing in Callander.

Published 13 May 2021

Highland Council to deliver new council homes in Dingwall

The Highland Council is progressing plans to provide new modern and efficient houses in the Meiklefield area of Dingwall.

Published 13 May 2021

Clydebank Housing Association launches dedicated contractors’ newsletter

Clydebank Housing Association (CHA) has launched a newsletter specifically for its contractors.

Published 13 May 2021

Aberdeen to review city centre masterplan in light of Covid-19

Aberdeen City Council has agreed to review its 25-year masterplan to regenerate its city centre due to the impact of Covid-19.

Published 13 May 2021

New project to protect 300 Caol and Lochyside properties from flooding

RJ McLeod (Contractors) Ltd is gearing up to start on the Caol and Lochyside Flood Protection Scheme this month.

Published 13 May 2021

Scottish Child Payment helps nearly 79,000 young people

An estimated 78,775 children have already benefitted from Scottish Child Payment since its launch.

Published 13 May 2021