Govan Housing Association



Queen Mary boost welcomed by Govan housing associations

Housing associations have welcomed news of a huge donation to help keep a future Govan landmark afloat.

Published 9 July 2020

Planning progress for 200-home vision at Govan waterfront

Govan Housing Association’s proposal for a residential-led mixed-use regeneration of land at Water Row has been awarded planning permission in principle.

Published 2 July 2020

Govan Housing Association distributes devices and data to tenants and community organisation

Govan Housing Association has been distributing devices and data to tenants and community organisations to help close the digital divide in Scotland.

Published 25 June 2020

Govan orchestra boosts community spirits

Govan’s own orchestra known as The Glasgow Barons has been running hugely-popular music sessions to entertain shoppers and passers-by at Govan Cross each Wednesday.

Published 22 June 2020

Govan organisations receive £100,000 to help local people through coronavirus issues

Organisations working hard to help the Govan community fight coronavirus have now received a total of £100,000 to turbo-charge their efforts to deliver assistance to local people.

Published 15 June 2020

Linthouse resident beats lockdown boredom with preserve production

Lemon curd is firmly on the menu thanks to 94-year-old jam maker and Linthouse Housing Association tenant May Pollock who has been curing her lockdown boredom by making preserves.

Published 26 May 2020

Minister hears how Govan is tacking health crisis

The Scottish Government heard yesterday how Govan has put its people first as it tackles the coronavirus health emergency.

Published 15 May 2020

£200,000 cash boost to support Govan community during coronavirus pandemic

The Scottish Government has provided £200,000 to help communities in Govan deal with the coronavirus outbreak.

Published 11 May 2020

Rent increase postponed by Govan Housing Association

Govan Housing Association has revealed it will suspend its agreed rent increase in light of the current coronavirus circumstances but rent rises at two north east local authorities will go ahead as planned.

Published 3 April 2020

SCVO hosts event on digital participation in the housing sector

An event from the Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations (SCVO) digital project which works with social housing providers was held last week during The Gathering.

Published 25 February 2020

University of Glasgow strengthens link-up with city housing associations

The University of Glasgow has strengthened its link-up with three of Glasgow’s housing associations as it prepares to bring a new campus to Govan.

Published 14 February 2020

Govan Housing Association hosts free community cinema event

Govan Housing Association’s community inclusion team hosted a community cinema screening which offered local tenants and the wider community the opportunity to watch two of the latest films free of charge.

Published 6 February 2020

Glasgow agrees Govan Housing Association partnership to improve pre-1919 tenement blocks

Glasgow City Council is to team up with Govan Housing Association to tackle the condition of pre-1919 homes in the city's Ibrox and Cessnock areas.

Published 24 January 2020

Call for HPL cladding to be removed from all buildings in Scotland

Scottish social landlords are facing calls for the removal of a potentially dangerous type of cladding from high-rise buildings after a government test which approved the use of the material in some circumstances was labelled "fundamentally flawed".

Published 24 December 2019

Govan Housing Association hosts Christmas event

Govan Housing Association recently hosted its annual event in order to celebrate the Christmas light switch on, attended by approximately 3,000 local residents.

Published 23 December 2019