Community Land Scotland
A £100 million community wealth fund should be established to ensure a wider spread of opportunities to assist Scotland's pandemic recovery and the nation’s response to the climate emergency, according to Community Land Scotland (CLS).
Published 16 August 2021
Four years after embarking on an ambitious project to deliver four affordable homes at Ulva Ferry on the Isle of Mull, Mull and Iona Community Trust (MICT) handed over the keys to the new homes on Wednesday.
Published 21 May 2021
A new report published by Community Land Scotland has revealed that 20% of all community-owned assets are now urban, and not just rural.
Published 22 March 2021
Community Land Scotland (CLS) has called for new powers to control sales of large estates and to break up landowning monopolies in its new manifesto for a sustainable Scotland.
Published 26 November 2020
Community Land Scotland (CLS) has called for access to safe and warm housing at prices local people can afford as it publishes its new report on community-led housing today.
Published 12 November 2020
Land reform must form an essential component of Scotland’s green economic recovery from the coronavirus pandemic, according to Community Land Scotland (CLS).
Published 23 July 2020
A bold ‘Rural New Deal’ embracing further land reform should be one of the foundations on which to rebuild Scotland’s economy and prepare a greener future, MSPs have been told.
Published 15 June 2020
The population of the Scottish islands are showing signs of increasing after years of decline, the BBC reports.
Published 19 September 2019
Copperworks Housing Association has celebrated another significant milestone in the regeneration of its local community.
Published 28 August 2019
Community land buying powers have not been used since they were brought in a year ago, prompting claims the law is not “fit for purpose”.
Published 23 July 2019
Published 18 September 2018
Peter Peacock discusses how new community right to buy laws will open a new next chapter in Scotland’s land reform story.
Published 18 January 2017
A Western Isles community has completed the purchase of its local estate for £85,000 in just one year.
Published 30 March 2016