Link Group

Housing minister praises Link’s Dunbeg development

Representatives from Link, Argyll and Bute Council and West Highland Housing Association (WWHA) welcomed the minister for local government and housing for Scotland, Kevin Stewart, to a sod cutting event at Link’s Dunbeg development in Oban this week.

Published 22 January 2019

Horizon extends North Lanarkshire care and repair deal until 2020

Horizon Housing Association will continue to provide North Lanarkshire Council’s care and repair service until March 2020, it was announced this week.

Published 17 January 2019

Link secures green light for mid-market rent homes at former Govanhill bus depot

Glasgow City Council has approved plans to build 186 affordable homes on the former site of a bus depot in Govanhill.

Published 17 January 2019

Cruden Building and Link give early Christmas present to men’s mental health charity

A Paisley charity that aims to tackle mental health issues and offers learning and skill sharing received an early Christmas present of a brand new base to call home thanks to Cruden Building.

Published 21 December 2018

Mission complete for Link staff

Housing officers from Link brought festive cheer to six families across Edinburgh last week by submitting a successful application to Forth One’s Cash for Kids Mission Christmas campaign.

Published 20 December 2018

Edinburgh’s Poverty Commission holds inaugural meeting

A commission formed to tackle poverty in Edinburgh met for the first time yesterday to define the long-term responses needed to significantly reduce poverty in the city.

Published 28 November 2018

Link tenant evicted for anti-social behaviour

A Paisley tenant who was responsible for serious anti-social behaviour over a prolonged period has been evicted from his home.

Published 21 November 2018

500 Link staff celebrate improving lives at staff conference

Almost 500 staff from across the Link group of social enterprises gathered at Edinburgh’s Corn Exchange last week to attend the organisation’s staff conference.

Published 15 November 2018

Cairn, Link and Trust shortlisted for Wishaw and District Housing Association merger

Three housing organisations have been shortlisted as potential partners to merge with Wishaw and District Housing Association (WDHA).

Published 1 November 2018

Link Group names Jon Turner as new CEO from 2019

Link Group has named Jon Turner as its new chief executive officer with effect from January 2019.

Published 30 October 2018

Link Housing’s Advice Service receives Scottish Government accreditation

Link Housing has been accredited to provide advice relating to welfare benefits and money and debt by the Scottish National Standards for Information and Advice Providers (SNSIAP).

Published 16 October 2018

Plan reveals scale of council house building programme in North Ayrshire

An ambitious five-year masterplan to build hundreds of new social houses in North Ayrshire has been unveiled.

Published 1 October 2018

Link celebrates Investors in Diversity success

Link Group Ltd is celebrating this week having been reaccredited Stage Two in the Investors in Diversity award.

Published 1 October 2018

Population of Edinburgh on track to overtake Glasgow, built environment conference told

Edinburgh is due to outstrip Glasgow within the next 15 years to become Scotland’s biggest city, the chief executive of the Scottish capital’s council has said.

Published 20 September 2018

Top marks for LinkLiving's Edinburgh Young Persons Service

An Edinburgh housing support service for vulnerable young people aged 16 to 25 has received top marks from the Care Inspectorate in a report published this month.

Published 19 September 2018