Transport Scotland



Scottish Government opens third round of sustainable travel funding

A third round of funding to increase walking, cycling and sustainable travel has been allocated £2 million from the Scottish Government’s active travel budget for 2020/2021.

Published 2 June 2020

Queens Cross launches website with plans for Woodside transformation

Concept designs of the transformation of the Woodside area in Glasgow have been unveiled with the launch of a new website.

Published 1 June 2020

£10m infrastructure funding to make essential travel and exercise safer during coronavirus

The Scottish Government is to fully fund a new infrastructure programme for pop-up walking and cycling routes or temporary improvements to existing routes to better enable physical distancing

Published 29 April 2020

Queens Cross Housing Association begins consultation on £3m Woodside transformation

A public consultation has been launched into a £3 million Queens Cross Housing Association environmental improvement project to transform the look of the Woodside area of Glasgow.  

Published 24 January 2020

Plans submitted for 123 new flats at Oak Mall

New plans have been submitted by developers to demolish part of the Oak Mall in Greenock and build 123 new flats.

Published 6 December 2019

Melville Housing launches Midlothian's first electric car club

In a first for Midlothian, five green fully electric vehicles are now available to hire across the region, thanks to a new project delivered by Melville Housing Association.

Published 4 December 2019

More housing associations awarded funding to provide car ownership alternatives

Seven organisations across Scotland have been successful in the second round of the funding to procure the services of electric vehicle car clubs.

Published 28 November 2019

Grant fund to help social tenants access ebikes

Social housing providers in Scotland can apply for funding to help tenants access the benefits of ebikes.

Published 21 November 2019

Linstone Housing Association announces further roll-out of car club

Linstone Housing Association has announced a further roll-out of its popular car club in Renfrewshire.

Published 17 October 2019

Scottish Government unveils £27m fund for active travel

Over 200 active travel projects across Scotland are to receive a total of £27 million of funding through a flagship programme by Transport Scotland and walking and cycling charity Sustrans Scotland.

Published 16 October 2019

Ore Valley Housing Association launches Electric Car Club with Enterprise

Ore Valley Housing Association has launched its Electric Car Club in partnership with Enterprise Holdings.

Published 2 October 2019

Orkney Housing Association promotes new Electric Car Club

Orkney Housing Association held events to promote a brand new EV Car Club which will soon be available for tenants, residents and the wider community.

Published 6 August 2019

Plugged in Households Grant Fund workshops and webinar

As the deadline draws near for social housing providers, third sector and community organisations to procure the services of electric vehicle car clubs, free workshops and a webinar have been released to support prospective applicants develop their proposals in line with desired programme outcomes.

Published 17 July 2019

Electric car share funding for housing associations opens for second round

A second round of the Plugged-In Households Grant Fund has now opened, allowing more social housing providers, third sector and community organisations the chance to procure the services of electric vehicle car clubs.

Published 3 June 2019

Housing associations receive funding for electric car share schemes

Eight housing associations are to share a £510,000 investment from the Scottish Government towards electric hire car clubs to allow people to rent low-emission vehicles.

Published 21 March 2019