Wheatley Group

DGHP appoints Matt Foreman as new managing director

Dumfries and Galloway Housing Partnership (DGHP) has appointed Matt Foreman as its new managing director.

Published 5 March 2020

Wheatley teams up with Dolly Parton to give hundreds of children free books

Almost 650 children across Scotland have been given the best start in life with free books, thanks to Wheatley Group and country music star Dolly Parton.

Published 5 March 2020

Wheatley Group begins modern apprentice recruitment drive

Wheatley Group has launched a modern apprentice recruitment drive, hoping to recruit 25 youngsters for its two-year programme.

Published 2 March 2020

Wheatley Group hands over 100th home to Scotland’s Housing First partnership

Wheatley Group has handed over its 100th home to Scotland’s Housing First partnership to tackle homelessness and rough sleeping in Scotland.

Published 27 February 2020

DGHP agrees £35m RBS deal to support major homes investment

Dumfries and Galloway Housing Partnership (DGHP) has followed up on a £114 million investment deal with M&G Investments with the announcement of £35m of private investment to support a programme of house building and improvements.

Published 25 February 2020

DGHP strikes ‘ground-breaking’ £114m financing deal

Dumfries and Galloway Housing Partnership (DGHP) is to refinance its existing bank debt after securing a £114 million financing deal with M&G Investments.

Published 7 February 2020

Wheatley to build 32 new flats on Calton car park

Wheatley Group has gained planning permission to develop 32 mid-market rent flats on the site of a car park in Calton.

Published 6 February 2020

Energy Saving Trust grants Wheatley Foundation fuel advice funds

The Wheatley Foundation has secured more than £200,000 to help customers struggling with their energy bills.

Published 6 February 2020

Cunninghame shortlisted for UK Landlord of the Year award

Cunninghame Housing Association is in the running to be named Landlord of the Year at the 2020 UK Housing Awards.

Published 31 January 2020

Martin Armstrong: Why growing in size has plenty of advantages

How is it possible, as you get bigger, to remain close to your customers and communities and your social purpose? Wheatley Group chief executive Martin Armstrong explains.

Published 28 January 2020

Work begins on development of more than 800 new homes in Sighthill

A transformational development of 824 new homes in Sighthill officially got under way yesterday.

Published 23 January 2020

Over £4.2m in Ofgem redress funding awarded to energy charities

Energy Saving Trust has today announced over £4.2 million has been awarded to 30 charities across England, Scotland and Wales in the latest round of the Energy Redress Scheme.

Published 16 January 2020

Jehan Weerasinghe: Putting customers at the heart of digital services

Digital channel shift in the housing sector gives us a huge opportunity to offer our customers a far more personalised approach to services, writes GHA’s new managing director Jehan Weerasinghe.

Published 16 January 2020

Regulator updates engagement plans for Weslo and Wheatley

The Scottish Housing Regulator has published revised engagement plans for Weslo Housing Management and Wheatley Group.

Published 20 December 2019

DGHP formally joins Wheatley Group

Dumfries and Galloway Housing Partnership (DGHP) was today formally welcomed into Wheatley Group.

Published 19 December 2019