Glasgow City Council



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

New Loretto home helps tenant ‘feel human’ again

New Loretto tenant Geraldine Skelly has said she “thanks her lucky stars” for her new home in the south side of Glasgow.

Published 17 July 2019

£4.2m funding to improve energy efficiency of Glasgow homes

Glasgow City Council has approved funding of almost £4.2 million towards making homes in the city more energy efficient. The funding is expected to deliver insulation measures to 776 households in the owner-occupier and private landlord owned sectors.

Published 28 June 2019

Work begins on new East Glasgow affordable homes

Work to create 52 new affordable homes in the Barrowfield area of Glasgow is now under way.

Published 21 June 2019

Glasgow approves 49 homes and delays decision into 165 more

Councillors have approved plans for 49 homes near Darnley Mill Park in Glasgow.

Published 21 June 2019

Three Space for Growth hubs to be established in Glasgow

Glasgow City Council has approved plans for three Space for Growth hubs which will provide affordable space from which local social enterprises and community-based organisations can operate to provide social and economic benefit for the city.

Published 19 June 2019