Glasgow



Student accommodation plan for former Glasgow print plant

The former John Watson & Company print works in Glasgow is to be redeveloped as student accommodation and office space following its sale to developers Watkin Jones.

Published 22 November 2017

Glasgow’s Citizens Theatre set for £19.4m ‘transformative’ redevelopment

The Citizens Theatre Company is to move out of its historic home in the Gorbals next summer for two years while the theatre undergoes a £19.4 million redevelopment.

Published 21 November 2017

New community planned at former Scottish Power site

Barratt Homes has started work to deliver a new community on the site of the former Scottish Power headquarters in Cathcart, Glasgow.

Published 21 November 2017

Council agrees £500,000 funding award for Govanhill Baths

Glasgow City Council has agreed a £500,000 funding award that will support plans to bring back swimming to the former Govanhill Baths.

Published 17 November 2017

Glasgow takes steps to ‘future-proof’ city’s SMEs

A recruitment campaign designed to facilitate 50 Glasgow-based businesses to prepare for the future has been launched today by Circular Glasgow.

Published 16 November 2017

Homeowner wins appeal over council’s ‘pre-payment condition’ for housing repairs grant

A homeowner involved in a legal dispute with Glasgow City Council has won his appeal after arguing that the local authority acted beyond its powers in imposing a condition attached to the award of grant assistance, which required property owners to pay their share of the cost of repairs to their tenement by the time the final account for the works was issued or be liable for the full costs.

Published 15 November 2017

Civic Engineers awarded £1.8m contract to help deliver Glasgow ‘Avenues’ project

Civil and structural engineering firm Civic Engineers have been awarded the £1.8 million contract to help deliver the transformative ‘Avenues’ project for Glasgow City Council.

Published 14 November 2017

Work starts on apartment project at Glasgow’s Park Quadrant

Expresso Property and development partner Ambassador Developments (Park Quadrant) Ltd have announced the beginning of on-site works at a 98 apartment development in Glasgow’s West End.

Published 14 November 2017

Glasgow BMX centre work starts ahead of 2018 European Championships

Construction work is underway on a new £3.7 million Olympic standard BMX track being built in Glasgow ahead of the 2018 European Championships.

Published 14 November 2017

Green light for mixed use development at former Glasgow department store site

Plans to build almost 1,200 private flats and student rooms on land that once housed a Glasgow department store have been approved by councillors.

Published 13 November 2017

Mosaic submits hotel plan at Glasgow’s Blythswood Square

The first Adina Apartment Hotel in the UK has been earmarked for Glasgow city centre following Mosaic Architecture + Design’s resubmission of a planning application for a hotel at 249 West George Street.

Published 10 November 2017

HLM helps University of Glasgow students to benefit from lessons in nature

Design and architecture practice, HLM, has recently utilised innovative biophilic designs to transform existing teaching classrooms throughout the University of Glasgow campus, inspiring active learning, productivity and wellbeing.

Published 10 November 2017

Govanhill Baths launches final fundraising drive

A new fundraising drive has been launched as Govanhill Baths Community Trust enters the final stage of securing funding to refurbish and reopen the Edwardian Bathhouse as a new health and wellbeing centre.

Published 9 November 2017

Glasgow confirms strategic investment plan for 10,000 affordable homes

Glasgow City Council has officially approved the Strategic Housing Investment Plan (SHIP) which will deliver up to 10,000 affordable homes during the next five years.

Published 8 November 2017

Council completes £21m deal to construct two Glasgow schools

The construction of two new primary schools got underway yesterday after Glasgow City Council concluded the final contractual arrangements for the projects.

Published 7 November 2017