Community payback order for builder who lied about planning permission for client’s extension

A builder who fraudulently obtained £1,162 after he pretended to obtain planning permission for a client’s house extension has been given a community payback order.

Published 27 October 2015

Developer reveals plans for 900 homes in Fife village

Preliminary plans have been unveiled to expand a Fife village by 900 new homes.

Published 19 October 2015

McLaughlin & Harvey wins £10m education contracts

McLaughlin & Harvey has been appointed main contractor of two major education construction projects, with a combined value of £10.8 million.

Published 15 October 2015

Developers submit proposal of application notice for £500m Rosyth waterfront plans

The Scarborough Muir Group (SMG) has submitted a proposal of application notice to Fife Council to unlock the delivery of its proposed £500 million regeneration of Rosyth waterfront.

Published 8 October 2015

Building work begins on 161 new affordable homes for Kirkcaldy

Ambitious plans to build 2,700 new affordable homes in Fife by 2017 have reached an important milestone with construction now underway on the programme’s largest development.

Published 8 October 2015

Councillors impressed by progress on new affordable homes in Crieff

Crieff councillors Ann Cowan and Rhona Brock have paid a site visit to inspect progress on a £2 million redevelopment on the site of the long-abandoned Crown Hotel which will provide fourteen new homes for social rent by the end of the year.

Published 2 October 2015

First sod cut on £12m project to bring 101 council homes to Methil

Work has started on Fife Council’s latest housing development of 101 new affordable homes in Methil.

Published 28 September 2015

£1bn Edinburgh and South East of Scotland City Region deal bid to be submitted

The £1 billion Edinburgh and the South East of Scotland City Region deal will reach a major milestone today as the six bid partners submit their proposal to the Westminster and Scottish governments.

Published 4 September 2015

Fife Council reveals A92 dualling plans

Fife Council has announced it wants to dual the notorious A92 from Glenrothes to the Tay Road Bridge on safety grounds.

Published 28 August 2015

Business leaders urged to back £1bn city region deal bid

Business leaders throughout Edinburgh and the South East of Scotland are being urged to pledge their support for a proposal designed to accelerate growth in the region.

Published 14 August 2015

Minister opens Kingdom’s latest prestigious affordable housing project

Kingdom Housing Association has marked the completion of 65 new affordable homes for Mid Market Rent at Pittencrieff Street, Dunfermline.

Published 10 August 2015

Fife Council backs new £24m Waid Academy

Work on an “innovative” £24 million replacement for an ageing Anstruther school will begin as soon as possible after planning consent was agreed by Fife Council.

Published 17 July 2015

Council backing for £500m Rosyth waterfront regeneration plans

Fife Council has signalled its support for a £500 million plan to regenerate Rosyth’s waterfront.

Published 16 July 2015

Graham Construction to deliver Fife hospital improvements

Graham Construction has been appointed main contractor on the new Intensive Psychiatric Care Unit (IPCU) in Stratheden Hospital, Fife.

Published 13 May 2015

Fife approves £100m data centre plans

Detailed consent has been granted for phase one of Scotland’s largest green data centre development in Fife.

Published 23 April 2015