Fife



Affordable student accommodation planned for St Andrews

Fife Council has received plans to build new student accommodation in St Andrews, easing the pressure on housing stock in the university town.

Published 20 July 2020

Plans submitted for afforable homes in Lochgelly

Plans have been submitted to Fife Council to build 25 new affordable homes in Lochgelly.

Published 8 July 2020

Scottish Government overturns Dunfermline housing decision

A developer has successfully appealed to the Scottish Government after its plans for new homes next to Townhill Country Park in Dunfermline were rejected by the local authority.

Published 3 July 2020

Plans submitted for new glass-fronted bar at Old Course Hotel

Plans for the construction of a glass-fronted bar overlooking the Old Course in St Andrews have been submitted to Fife Council.

Published 1 July 2020

Work begins on £4.1m composites research centre in Rosyth

The first major engineering works on a state-of-the-art composite structures research facility will begin in July as part of an industry-academic partnership between the University of Edinburgh and Babcock International Group.

Published 29 June 2020

Pioneering Scottish regeneration partnership ‘could be model for global green recovery’

A Scottish regional regeneration partnership could provide a potential model for global economic recovery, according to a global think tank and strategic advisory firm.

Published 23 June 2020

Graham’s lodges plans for Fife bioenergy facility

Dairy firm Graham’s The Family Dairy has submitted plans for what it claims will be the first low carbon heat project in Scotland’s dairy industry.

Published 3 June 2020

Fife homes could be heated by world’s first 100% green hydrogen network

A world-first programme using green hydrogen to heat homes could be built in Fife if proposals are approved by energy regulator Ofgem. 

Published 19 May 2020

Flats planned at former Kirkcaldy library

Plans to convert a listed former Kirkcaldy library and clinic into new flats have been approved by Fife Council.

Published 24 April 2020

Half-finished golf development site near St Andrews up for sale

A development with a partially-formed golf course near St Andrews could be resurrected after the site was put up for sale.

Published 23 April 2020

Plans for 23 flats at former Rosyth council offices

Sinclair Watt Architects has resubmitted plans lodged in 2017 to demolish the former Fife Council offices in Rosyth in order to build 23 flats.

Published 15 April 2020

Construction resumes on Kirkcaldy children’s home

Work on the completion of the new Raith Grove Children’s Home in Kirkcaldy has re-started due to an urgent need for accommodation for vulnerable children in Fife.

Published 14 April 2020

Fife to ask housebuilders to contribute to health and social care facilities

Housebuilders could soon be asked to make a financial contribution to health and social care facilities when planning permission is granted for new developments in Fife.

Published 9 April 2020

Green light for City Region Deal commercial project in Kirkcaldy

Fife’s flagship Industrial Innovation Investment programme has secured planning permission for seven single storey business units within Dunnikier Business Park in Kirkcaldy. 

Published 8 April 2020

London & Scottish Investments welcomes major boost at Cowdenbeath retail park

Property development company London & Scottish Investments’ new £9 million retail development in Cowdenbeath town centre has been given a boost with the opening of Lidl and B&M stores.

Published 4 March 2020