Glasgow City Council



Glasgow primary school lives on as new affordable homes

Gone are the school bells, the teachers, the dinner hall, the books and blackboards, but the spirit of south Glasgow’s Holmlea Primary School lives on. 

Published 24 November 2020

Glasgow apartment conversion refused by councillors

Plans to convert empty floors above a KFC restaurant at 106 Renfield Street in central Glasgow has been refused by councillors.

Published 23 November 2020

Southside Housing Association leads community planting scheme to improve biodiversity

A £2.2 million project led by Southside Housing Association to create Halfway Community Park in Cardonald has transformed underused greenspace surrounding Moss Heights flats, as well as reducing flood risk in the area.

Published 19 November 2020

Autism support in north Glasgow boosted by Queens Cross 

Queens Cross Housing Association has teamed up with Scottish Autism to help the charity improve the quality of life of autistic people living in north Glasgow.

Published 18 November 2020

Wellhouse increases support to Glasgow City Council’s Homeless Services

Wellhouse Housing Association (WHA) has underlined its support of Glasgow City Council’s Homeless Services with the provision of additional properties to be used as temporary accommodation for homeless families.

Published 17 November 2020

Greenbelt land at Summerston 'not appropriate for housing'

A study into plans for new homes on greenbelt land to the north of Summerston has found that developing the land for housing would not be appropriate.

Published 17 November 2020

Plans submitted for new flats in Springboig

Plans have been submitted to build flats in Springboig in Glasgow.

Published 12 November 2020

Glasgow Council rejects plans for Barrowlands flats

Glasgow City Council has rejected plans to convert a rundown pub in The Barras to be turned into a cafe with new flats above it.

Published 12 November 2020

New support services for Cadder residents

Cadder Housing Association has been able to provide further services to support local households during these difficult times thanks to funding from Glasgow City Council’s Communities Fund.

Published 11 November 2020

Water Row regeneration moves forward with sale of land to Govan Housing Association

New affordable homes are to be developed at Water Row in Govan after Glasgow City Council approved the off-market disposal of land to Govan Housing Association. 

Published 6 November 2020

Cassiltoun delivers first new homes in 15 years

Cassiltoun Housing Association has started to welcome tenants to its first new-build project for over 15 years.

Published 6 November 2020

Fiona McPhail: Regulator's report into Glasgow City Council confirms concerns raised by Shelter Scotland

Shelter Scotland’s lead solicitor Fiona McPhail gives her reaction to the outcome of the Scottish Housing Regulator’s inquiry into Glasgow City Council’s homelessness services.

Published 6 November 2020

Gallowgate flats plan rejected

Plans to build 42 flats and two shops at a Calton site have been rejected by Glasgow City Council.

Published 5 November 2020

Regulator publishes findings of inquiry into Glasgow City Council’s homelessness services

Glasgow City Council failed to ensure it had enough suitable temporary accommodation prior to the coronavirus pandemic and did not provide temporary accommodation to significant numbers of people when they needed it, the Scottish Housing Regulator has found.

Published 4 November 2020

Glasgow approves regeneration frameworks for Blythswood and Central districts

Frameworks to guide the regeneration of the Blythswood and Central districts of Glasgow city centre over the next decade have been approved.

Published 28 October 2020