Mactaggart & Mickel Group

Scotland site managers awarded for house building excellence

Three house building site managers were crowned winners in the Scotland finals of the NHBC Pride in the Job Awards 2018 at a ceremony held at The Hilton Glasgow last week.

Published 8 October 2018

Industry experts appointed to CITB Nation Council for Scotland

CITB has today announced the new members of its Nations Councils for Scotland, England and Wales.

Published 27 September 2018

Children 1st receive a funding boost from Mactaggart & Mickel Homes

The Ayrshire Family Support team of Scotland’s national children’s charity Children 1st has received a donation of £1,000 from housebuilder Mactaggart & Mickel Homes’ Building Communities Fund.

Published 30 August 2018

Planning permission granted for ‘boutique’ Giffnock housing development

Housebuilder Mactaggart & Mickel Homes has been given planning permission to build an exclusive development of six bespoke properties on the site of the former Whitecraigs bowling club in Giffnock.

Published 28 August 2018

Mactaggart & Mickel gets green light for next phase at Haddington

Refreshed designs for the next phase of housing at Lethington Gardens – part of the wider Letham Mains development to the west of Haddington, East Lothian – have been given the green light.

Published 24 August 2018

Blog: Building your brand as an employer of choice

Mactaggart & Mickel’s HR director, Marion Forbes, on how to recruit the best talent when the employment pool is shrinking.

Published 21 August 2018

Dairy firm lodges Court of Session appeal over Stirling planning rejection

Graham’s The Family Dairy, in partnership with Mactaggart & Mickel Homes, has lodged an appeal to the Court of Session to overturn the decision by Scottish Ministers to refuse planning permission to redevelop Airthrey Green in Stirling.

Published 1 August 2018

Mactaggart & Mickel becomes first Scottish housebuilder to achieve Investors in People Platinum accreditation

Mactaggart & Mickel Homes has become the first housebuilder in Scotland to be awarded the coveted Investors in People Platinum accreditation - and just the second across the UK.

Published 25 July 2018

Mactaggart & Mickel Homes helps primary school kids with recycling project

Pupils at Eaglesham Primary School have undertaken an exciting project to build a greenhouse out of recycled plastic bottles to grow their own plants, with the help of an ‘in kind’ donation of time, materials and labour from Mactaggart & Mickel Homes.

Published 19 July 2018

Mactaggart & Mickel expands presence in England with acquisition of two sites

The English division of Mactaggart & Mickel Group is progressing its expansion plans with the acquisition of two new development sites in Oxfordshire.

Published 28 June 2018

Planning minister rejects dairy firm’s development plans at Airthrey Kerse

A planning appeal by a dairy firm to deliver 600 homes and infrastructure on land at Airthrey Kerse in Stirling has been dismissed by the Scottish Government.

Published 19 June 2018

Mactaggart & Mickel Homes celebrates hat trick at housebuilding ‘Oscars’

Housebuilder Mactaggart & Mickel Homes is celebrating after three of its site managers were honoured at the prestigious NHBC Pride in the Job Quality Awards, in recognition of their commitment in achieving the highest standards in housebuilding.

Published 19 June 2018

Opinion: Architect-designed housing can have a lasting economic benefit

Dundee’s new V&A Museum, set to open in September, is an architectural gem. The bold design has drawn worldwide acclaim and there’s no doubt this iconic building will be a huge draw for Scotland - and an elegant feather in the cap for its Japanese architect, Kengo Kuma.

Published 6 June 2018

Hat trick of health and safety awards for Mactaggart & Mickel Homes

Mactaggart & Mickel Homes has achieved three ‘Commended Site’ awards in the first stage of the prestigious 2018 NHBC Health & Safety Awards.

Published 28 May 2018