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Swinney calls for alternative to austerity

As George Osborne prepares to deliver the UK government’s Autumn Statement and Comprehensive Spending Review later today, deputy first minister John Swinney has renewed calls to the Chancellor to halt the programme of austerity and invest in infrastructure to help the economy.

Published 25 November 2015

Bield staff go the extra mile for residents

Staff at a Bield care home in Jedburgh have made strides towards securing an even brighter future for the residents they work with thanks to their fundraising efforts.

Published 25 November 2015

ng homes tenants encouraged to think about winter fuel bills

ng homes home energy check advisor, Imtiaz Ahmed, has been working with tenants to assist them in saving money on their energy bills and providing tips in keeping their homes warm over the winter.

Published 25 November 2015

Wear your slippers to work to help homeless children this Christmas

Shelter is calling on the British public to take part a slippers campaign in an effort to help the 100,000 children in Britain who will wake up homeless this Christmas.

Published 25 November 2015

Contractor appointed for final phase of Muirton development

Caledonia Housing Association has appointed Urban Union as the developer on a project to provide over 200 new homes in Perth.

Published 24 November 2015

TIS appoints new development manager

Alistair Reid has been appointed as the new development manager at TIS.

Published 24 November 2015

Scottish MP secures Westminster debate on fuel poverty

Drew Hendry MP will lead a debate into fuel poverty today to highlight the millions of households in the UK that are unable to keep their home adequately heated.

Published 24 November 2015

Plans lodged for over 200 student flats in Aberdeen

Ardmuir has submitted plans to build a 202 bed capacity student housing scheme at the site of a bus depot in Aberdeen.

Published 24 November 2015

Blog: Delivering Planning Reform – Time for Change

There is no doubt that the planning system in Scotland is indeed of urgent reform.

Published 24 November 2015

ng homes hosts community events on the future of food

Over the past year ng homes has partnered with Nourish Scotland to look at some of the wider issues around food in the community.

Published 24 November 2015

Views sought on the future of housing in South Ayrshire

South Ayrshire Council is asking the public what they think about housing with a view to updating its Local Housing Strategy.

Published 24 November 2015

John Swinney urges Chancellor to consider social housing during Autumn Statement

Deputy first minister John Swinney has highlighted social housing as an area of concern as Chancellor George Osborne prepares to deliver his Autumn Statement later this week.

Published 23 November 2015

Scottish Housing Regulator launches improved landlord directory

The Scottish Housing Regulator has launched a new directory that will make it easier to find information about all social landlords.

Published 23 November 2015

Affordable house building boosts turnover at Springfield

Elgin-based housebuilder Springfield Properties has announced a 14 per cent increase in turnover to £84 million following a “significant increase” in affordable house building in the central belt.

Published 23 November 2015

Moray councillors approve plans for over 260 homes

Plans for a 261-house development in Lossiemouth have narrowly been given the go-ahead with restriction placed on construction traffic.

Published 23 November 2015