Wheatley Group



Wheatley Group appoints Pauline McDonald as new head of care

Pauline McDonald has been appointed as Wheatley Group's new head of care for the East of Scotland.

Published 11 November 2019

Martin Armstrong: Housing is not just a roof over a head, but the bedrock of a secure and happy life

Housing is a multi-faceted career that can really make a difference, changing people’s lives for the better, says Martin Armstrong.

Published 8 November 2019

GHA celebrates 3000th home milestone

Glasgow Housing Association (GHA) has celebrated the completion of its 3000th home.

Published 4 November 2019

Wheatley Group vice-chair Sheila Gunn joins board of Scottish Building Society

Sheila Gunn, vice-chair of Wheatley Group, has joined the board of Scottish Building Society in a non-executive role.

Published 1 November 2019

Wheatley Group toasts success at CIH Excellence Awards

Wheatley Group is celebrating after it won four awards at the CIH Excellence Awards.

Published 30 October 2019

West Lothian SHIP update unveils plans for 3,000 new homes by 2022

Plans for further opportunities for social housing have been revealed as West Lothian Council met to discuss details on the updated Strategic Housing Investment Plan (SHIP).

Published 25 October 2019

Wheatley hosts street art painting event for older tenants

Older tenants from Glasgow Housing Association and Loretto Housing got a lesson in street art and mural painting at Glasgow arts venue, SWG3.

Published 22 October 2019

Scottish Procurement Alliance welcomes Laurie Carberry as new chair

Wheatley Group’s group procurement manager Laurie Carberry has been named as the new chair of the Scottish Procurement Alliance (SPA).

Published 16 October 2019

Wheatley Group receives first tranche of sub - 1.5% interest rate funding for housing 

The first tranche of new funding from the European Investment Bank (EIB) to help build and improve thousands of affordable homes across Scotland has been drawn down by Wheatley Group at a record low-interest rate of under 1.5%.

Published 14 October 2019

City Building welcomes 60 new apprentices

Glasgow construction firm City Building has recruited 60 new craft trade apprentices, helping to tackle the industry’s skills gap and creating valuable job opportunities for young people across Glasgow.

Published 8 October 2019

Graduates get to work in housing career at Wheatley

Graduates on a new Wheatley Group graduate training scheme in housing got to work as the sector celebrated Scottish Housing Day.

Published 18 September 2019

Glasgow construction firm City Building returns £9.1m to city partners as turnover increases

Glasgow construction firm City Building has increased the amount it returns to its partners, Glasgow City Council and Wheatley Group, contributing £9.1 million to be reinvested in public services and social housing across the city.

Published 17 September 2019

In Pictures: Apprentice offered job after completing Wheatley employability programme

Advance Construction Scotland (ACS) has offered full-time employment to Declan Martin after he participating in an employability programme run by Wheatley Group.

Published 10 September 2019

Wheatley programme creates almost 800 jobs and training places in first year

A pioneering programme to tackle unemployment in some of Scotland’s most disadvantaged areas has created nearly 800 jobs and training opportunities in its first year.

Published 5 September 2019

First Minister visits new Glasgow Housing Association homes

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon visited Glasgow Housing Association's (GHA) latest development of 152 affordable flats in Ibrox yesterday.

Published 3 September 2019