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City Blinds & Shutters collapses amid coronavirus crisis

Glasgow-based City Blinds & Shutters has closed down due to the coronavirus pandemic. The ...

Published 1 April 2020

BESA and Unite reach agreement on the Job Retention Scheme

The Building Engineering Services Association (BESA) and Unite the Union have agreed a temporary sol ...

Published 1 April 2020

Scottish Government issues own guidance for buying and selling homes

Those buying or selling private residential homes in Scotland are urged to delay moving to a new hom ...

Published 1 April 2020

STUC: Major concerns remain over safety and regulation of non-essential businesses

Unions have emerged from their latest meeting with the Scottish Government with major ongoing conc ...

Published 1 April 2020

Scottish Government commits another £40m in Allia C&C’s charitable bonds

The Scottish Government has confirmed it will invest a further £40 million in Allia C&C&rs ...

Published 1 April 2020

Video: Lighthouse Club launches COVID-19 crisis appeal

The charity that supports construction workers and their families is launching a crisis appeal so th ...

Published 1 April 2020

MAMG Consultancy promotes Darran Muir to interim director of advisory services

Specialist advisory firm MAMG Consultancy has promoted Darran Muir to oversee the day-to-day operati ...

Published 1 April 2020

Anderson Anderson & Brown announces trio of director promotions

Chartered accountancy and business advisory firm Anderson Anderson & Brown (AAB) has bolstered i ...

Published 1 April 2020

Lesley McLeod: Coronavirus may usher in a new way of working in construction in longer term

Association for Project Safety CEO Lesley McLeod focuses on coronavirus and what it means for the co ...

Published 1 April 2020

Westpoint Homes submits plans for 84 flats in Glasgow

Westpoint Homes has submitted plans to Glasgow City Council to convert a former police station on Ar ...

Published 1 April 2020

Kingdom Housing Association receives £4.9m Allia donation

Kingdom Housing Association has received a donation of almost £4.9 million from the Scott ...

Published 1 April 2020

Flats plan approved at Broughty Ferry hotel

Dundee City Council has approved plans to convert The Hotel Broughty Ferry into flats. The h ...

Published 1 April 2020

Climate Change Plan publication delayed due to coronavirus outbreak

Climate change secretary Roseanna Cunningham has announced that the Scottish Government will not b ...

Published 1 April 2020

Building Briefs – April 1st

Edinburgh’s Wemyss House sold for 20% ahead of asking price A well-known office building ...

Published 1 April 2020

And finally... CIOB sets up virtual fitness club

A new virtual fitness club has been set up by the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) for its mem ...

Published 1 April 2020