Wheatley Group



Serco to ‘pause’ asylum seeker lock-change plan as housing associations offer assistance

Housing provider Serco has said it will “pause” issuing lock-change orders to tenants refused asylum in the UK ahead of a court challenge following pressure from campaigners, charities and housing associations.

Published 7 August 2018

Minister sees how Wheatley is getting unemployed ‘work ready’

Housing and communities minister Kevin Stewart came face to face with unemployed people in Glasgow who are being supported to get ‘work ready’ with the help of Wheatley Group.

Published 2 August 2018

Wheatley Foundation support project helps over 100 veterans

More than 100 of Scotland’s ex-servicemen and women have been given life-changing support to help them settle back into civilian life.

Published 18 July 2018

Wheatley family members recognised for excellence at European Business Awards

Three of Wheatley Group’s partner organisations are celebrating success following Quality Scotland’s 2018 Awards.

Published 11 July 2018

Wheatley secures £185m in landmark EU deal to build and improve homes

Wheatley Group has unveiled £185 million of new funding from the European Investment Bank (EIB) to help build and improve thousands of affordable homes across Scotland.

Published 6 July 2018

Wheatley bursary programme helps most disadvantaged go to university

Young people from some of Scotland’s most disadvantaged communities are being offered life-changing support to help them go to university or college.

Published 22 June 2018

West Lothian Housing Partnership announces start of work on 85 new homes

West Lothian Housing Partnership (WLHP), part of Wheatley Group, has announced the start of work on 85 new homes at Dixon Terrace in Whitburn.

Published 21 June 2018

Cruden donation to transform school playground as part of GHA development

Construction company Cruden Building has donated £1,250 to Ibrox Primary and Nursery School to create an outdoor learning space for the children and to improve their shared playground space.

Published 13 June 2018

Wheatley projects shortlisted for four prestigious home awards

Wheatley Group has had four projects shortlisted for one of the country’s most prestigious housing awards.

Published 8 June 2018

New GHA homes mark next stage of Drumchapel transformation

Work has started on 134 new homes which will transform the heart of a Glasgow community.

Published 7 June 2018

Cube Housing Association photography exhibition puts people in the picture

A new photography exhibition put Balloch residents in the picture as to what’s happening in their neighbourhood.

Published 24 May 2018

Wheatley Group commits 10% of apprenticeships to people with a disability

Wheatley Group has strengthened its commitment to tackling exclusion and disadvantage by pledging to set aside 10% of places on its Modern Apprenticeship programme for young people with disabilities.

Published 8 May 2018

CCG delivers new sustainable homes for GHA

The first of 51 new social houses have arrived on site in Glasgow’s south side as a new development being delivered by CCG (Scotland) Ltd on behalf of Glasgow Housing Association (GHA) progresses.

Published 3 May 2018

Wheatley Group on target to help 2,500 of Scotland’s most disadvantaged into work

Wheatley Group is on target to create 2,500 new jobs, apprenticeships and training opportunities by 2020 for people in some of Scotland’s most disadvantaged communities.

Published 26 April 2018

Lorna Wilson to focus on innovation during SFHA secondment

Wheatley Group research and development manager, Lorna Wilson, has joined the Scottish Federation of Housing Associations (SFHA) for a one-year secondment to lead a new project on innovative thinking in the social housing sector.

Published 25 April 2018