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Railway on-track for £16m Christmas upgrade

Passengers, and freight customers, will benefit from more than £16m of investment in Scotland’s railway over this Christmas and New Year.

Published 1 December 2020

Funding helps provide new lease of life for South Harris school building

A community project to create a multi-use hub for local people and visitors in South Harris has been awarded £41,700 by Highlands and Islands Enterprise (HIE).

Published 1 December 2020

Scottish Land Fund boosts 29 community groups with £3.6m funding

Plans to purchase a 55-acre site in Lochinver for the provision of affordable housing is among a number of projects across Scotland have received £3.6 million of funding in the latest round of grants from the Scottish Land Fund.

Published 1 December 2020

Mates in Mind charity to celebrate workplace mental health innovation and impact

Mental health charity Mates in Mind has launched its 4th annual Impact Awards, which celebrate those making meaningful change across the multiple industries.

Published 1 December 2020

Spectrum Properties helps worthy charity to bring toy joy at Christmas

Spectrum Properties has thrown its support behind a major charity ensuring that some of the most disadvantaged children in the UK will enjoy a little light in their lives this Christmas.

Published 1 December 2020

Stewart Milne Homes lends support to Mission Christmas Appeal

Stewart Milne Homes has helped Northsound Cash for Kids to get its Mission Christmas Appeal underway.

Published 1 December 2020

Building Briefs - December 1st

New blueprints for a highly efficient South Lanarkshire wind farm will be presented to the local community at an online consultation event this month. As a result of COVID-19 restrictions, three virtual exhibitions for Mill Rig, located 6km east of D

Published 1 December 2020

And finally... Atlantic bridge planned for marooned islanders

Comhairle Nan Eilean Siar has lodged plans for a new Bernera Bridge to link the Isle of Lewis and Great Bernera.

Published 1 December 2020

City Building to construct new training college for apprentices and workforce

A new state-of-the-art training college is set to be constructed by City Building to meet the future demands of its craft apprenticeship programme and continuous upskilling of its workforce.

Published 30 November 2020

Clark Contracts completes major fit-out of 55 Douglas Street

The £9 million Cat A fit-out of 55 Douglas Street in Glasgow has been handed over by Clark Contracts to Signal Capital.

Published 30 November 2020

Further £200m committed to Affordable Housing Supply Programme

The Scottish Government has increased its funding commitment for affordable homes by an additional £200 million.

Published 30 November 2020

Barratt ponders next move as proposed Monkton development plan turned down

Barratt Homes has reiterated its commitment to investing in South Ayrshire after its plans to deliver up to 300 homes in Monkton were rejected by councillors.

Published 30 November 2020

Christopher Kehoe named new COO at Edwin James Group

Facilities, technical and process services firm Edwin James Group has appointed Christopher Kehoe as chief operating officer to support its growth plans and drive integration across the company’s operations.

Published 30 November 2020

Clyde Gateway to transform Malls Mire into 'woodland retreat'

Clyde Gateway is to work with community-led environmental charity Urban Roots to transform 16 hectares of vacant and derelict land at Toryglen into a woodland retreat to be known as ‘Malls Mire’ which will be a haven for activities, learning and wellbeing.

Published 30 November 2020

Developers withdraw proposals for Finnieston homes

Plans to bring an £8 million development to the Finnieston area of Glasgow have been delayed as developers refresh proposals following feedback from the local community and the city’s planning officers.

Published 30 November 2020