Glasgow City Council

Elderpark hosts Big School Dinner at Govan school

Elderpark Housing has thrown a Big School Dinner at Govan's Hills Trust School to celebrate the restoration of the building as the Association's new offices.

Published 27 August 2019

Partick Housing Association to build new affordable homes

Partick Housing Association (PHA) has begun a new project to build 24 new flats for social rent.

Published 26 August 2019

Obituary: Former Glasgow city councillor and Queens Cross HA chairman John Gray

John Gray, who has died aged 88 after a period of ill health, was a former Glasgow Corporation, Glasgow District, Strathclyde Regional and Glasgow City councillor representing South Maryhill and environs from 1965 to 2007.

Published 26 August 2019

Glasgow event to show way forward for self-build homes

A drop-in event is being held in Maryhill Burgh Halls this weekend that will provide information on an innovative self-build project in that part of Glasgow.

Published 22 August 2019

Living Rent holds 'lock-in' to highlight council's 'failure' to protect Glasgow asylum seekers

Tenants' union Living Rent held a symbolic 'lock-in' at Glasgow City Council on Tuesday and sent a letter of demands urging the local authority to take responsibility for asylum seekers facing eviction via lock changes by Serco.

Published 21 August 2019

Solicitors cast doubt on court action against council over homelessness strategy

A judicial review of Glasgow City Council's homelessness strategy is unlikely to result in meaningful change, solicitors have said.

Published 21 August 2019

Cardonald community receives funding for green space development

Southside Housing Association has received £537,215 in funding from Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH) for a green space development project in Cardonald.

Published 20 August 2019

Glasgow City Council threatened with court action over homelessness failures

Shelter Scotland has threatened to take Glasgow City Council to court unless over what the charity describes as ‘gatekeeping’ and systemic failures within the city’s homelessness services.

Published 19 August 2019

Home Group to deliver 240 homes at Glasgow’s Meat Market

Home Group in Scotland has been chosen to lead the redevelopment of the original Glasgow Meat Market.

Published 19 August 2019

Derelict Cowlairs site earmarked for around 800 new homes

Proposals for more than 800 homes have been included in a masterplan for the transformation of Cowlairs in north Glasgow into a “growing, green and healthy neighbourhood”.

Published 19 August 2019

New Possilpark homes opened by Hawthorn Housing Co-operative

Hawthorn Housing Co-operative has officially opened a development of 48 new homes in Possilpark.

Published 12 August 2019

Elderpark adaptation turns a house into family home

A family who had been renting privately in unsuited accommodation in the north of Glasgow have spoken of their joy after moving into a specially-adapted home with Elderpark Housing.

Published 30 July 2019

French national’s legal challenge against refusal of homelessness assistance dismissed

A French national whose application for homelessness assistance was rejected by Glasgow City Council has had a petition for judicial review of the decision dismissed.

Published 23 July 2019

More Govanhill tenements to benefit from comprehensive repairs

Govanhill Housing Association has appointed Glasgow-based contractor CCG (Scotland) Ltd for a comprehensive tenement repairs contract that will see up to 16 properties benefit from major internal and external improvements and repairs.

Published 23 July 2019

GHA breathes life into Glasgow stables as first tenants move into new flats

A stable block which was home to dozens of working horses in Glasgow has been transformed into 52 new flats for mid-market rent.

Published 18 July 2019