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And finally... A9 dualling survey unearths Battle of Killiecrankie relics

A metal detecting survey on the site of the Battle of Killiecrankie - part of the Scottish Government’s work to dual the A9 – has unearthed dozens of items linked to the famous 1689 skirmish.

Published 3 March 2016

New East Lothian community hospital gets planning go-ahead

East Lothian Council’s Planning Committee has today granted planning permission for the building of a new community hospital at Roodlands, Haddington.

Published 2 March 2016

£250m North Lanarkshire housing investment planned

North Lanarkshire Council has unveiled plans to invest £250 million in housing over the next five years.

Published 2 March 2016

CIC publishes new diversity 'Blueprint for Change' report

The Construction Industry Council (CIC) has published its latest diversity data benchmarking report A Blueprint for Change.

Published 2 March 2016

hub North Scotland identified in LSE’s ‘1000 companies to inspire Britain’

hub North Scotland has been identified as one of London Stock Exchange’s 1000 Companies to Inspire Britain.

Published 2 March 2016

John Lawrie Group unveils new state of the art saw line facility in Montrose

John Lawrie Tubulars has installed a bespoke new saw line production facility at its Montrose base for the processing of casing pipe.

Published 2 March 2016

CECA honours young talent

Published 2 March 2016

Graham Construction attempts to build workforce of tomorrow

Annabelle Ewing, MSP has heard from the future of the country’s construction industry as she visited a Graham Construction site as part of Scottish Apprentice Week.

Published 2 March 2016

Building Briefs – March 2nd

Knight Property Group Welcome Knight Frank to No2 Castle Terrace

Published 2 March 2016

And finally...'That looks a bit ropey'

Aberdeen councillor Ian‎ Yuill has urged has urged the city council to take action after he discovered that a contractor was holding a lamppost on the city’s Hammersmith Road in place with a piece of rope.

Published 2 March 2016

Taylor Wimpey posts record profits as demand outstrips supply

Taylor Wimpey has increased pre-tax profits by a record 34.1 per cent following strong demand and good access to mortgages.

Published 1 March 2016

Work to start on Inverclyde care home

A new care home in Inverclyde will shortly begin construction after the project reached financial close.

Published 1 March 2016

Plan to improve energy efficiency of public sector buildings

A major programme to make public sector buildings more energy efficient gets underway today.

Published 1 March 2016