Glasgow City Council



Partick Housing Association hails Football Feast programme success

Throughout the school summer holidays, Partick Housing Association delivered a free Football Feast programme of children’s football training with lunch included.

Published 20 August 2018

Glasgow City Council unveils action plan to improve its homeless service

Glasgow City Council has responded to criticism of the long waiting times taken to find homes for people who are homeless in the city with a new action plan to streamline processes.

Published 9 August 2018

‘Lock changes need permission’, Maryhill Housing tells Serco

Maryhill Housing Association has joined the growing list of Registered Social Landlords (RSLs) frustrating the planned evictions of over 300 asylum seekers in Glasgow by telling Serco that it cannot change its locks without consent.

Published 8 August 2018

Young apprentices help deliver energy efficient homes in Yoker

Minister for local government, housing and planning, Kevin Stewart, visited this week to see first-hand, the benefits realised by the Scottish Government’s Home Energy Efficiency Programmes for Scotland (HEEPS), an initiative to tackle fuel poverty and increase energy efficiency in homes.

Published 3 August 2018

Taskforce set up to help asylum seekers threatened with eviction in Glasgow

Glasgow City Council has set up a taskforce in a bid to help up to 300 asylum seekers facing eviction in the city.

Published 1 August 2018

Housing sector condemns Serco eviction plans as home secretary faces mounting pressure to intervene

The firm behind “crude and cruel” plans to change locks and evict up to 300 asylum seekers in Glasgow who have been told they have no right to stay in the UK is under increasing pressure to suspend the action.

Published 31 July 2018

Permission for homelessness petition for judicial review to proceed against Glasgow City Integration Joint Board

Lady Paton has granted permission for a petition to proceed for judicial review of a homelessness decision against the Glasgow City Integration Joint Board (GCIJB).

Published 20 July 2018

Ardenglen Housing Association to deliver top class homes for Castlemilk

Families in Glasgow’s Castlemilk are in line for £3.6 million housing boost after a major new housing development was announced.

Published 10 July 2018

Blog: Glasgow City Council is breaking the law

Ahead of yesterday’s protest by Shelter Scotland against the “shocking scale of unlawful activity” from Glasgow City Council in denying homeless people their rights, Adam Lang details the background and facts behind the demonstration.

Published 6 July 2018

Protest planned after Glasgow City Council broke homeless law more than 3,000 times last year

Shelter Scotland will today lead a protest against the “shocking scale of unlawful activity” from Glasgow City Council in denying homeless people their rights.

Published 5 July 2018

Sanctuary investment develops homes and local workforce

Local residents are building careers thanks to a £27 million housing project in Glasgow.

Published 4 July 2018

New city centre hub to help Glasgow’s homeless

A new hub is being created in Glasgow city centre to help homeless people access a number of services in the same location.

Published 29 June 2018

Households affected by Glasgow School of Art fire offered government support

Emergency and hardship funding will be made available to households and businesses affected by the Glasgow School of Art fire after the Scottish Government increased its funding contribution.

Published 29 June 2018

Glasgow councillor welcomes call for energy suppliers to review pre paid meters and treatment of vulnerable consumers

Glasgow City Council is to debate the use of pre-paid meters and the negative impact this can have on some consumers, especially vulnerable people.

Published 25 June 2018

Green light for 137 new homes in Pollokshaws

The transformation of one of Glasgow’s key regeneration areas is to continue – after approval was granted for 137 new homes.

Published 22 June 2018