Mears



Independent scrutiny board launched to hold Mears to account

Housing and social care provider Mears Group has launched an independent scrutiny board to "challeng ...

Published 7 February 2020

Elderpark Housing appoints Mears as repairs contractor

Elderpark Housing has announced the appointment of Mears as its new repairs contractor. The annou ...

Published 6 December 2019

Mears extends housing development presence in Scotland with new contract

Development specialist Mears New Homes has won a new contract with North Lanarkshire Council. The ...

Published 27 November 2019

Mears awarded Scottish asylum accommodation contract

The Home Office has awarded asylum accommodation contracts worth up to £1 billion to Mears Gro ...

Published 9 January 2019

Mears appoints new chairman as Bob Holt retires

Bob Holt is to retire from housing maintenance contractor Mears Group after 23 years at the company. ...

Published 19 December 2018

Unite seeks assurances over Mears and Mitie workforce

Unite is seeking reassurances that its members will be protected after Mears Group agreed to buy Mit ...

Published 20 November 2018

Mitie’s social housing business acquired by Mears

Mears Group has agreed to buy Mitie’s social housing repairs and maintenance business for &pou ...

Published 19 November 2018

Mears signs new cost savings deal on PPP Highland schools project

Mears has signed a new deal with the Highland Council which will see millions of pounds saved over t ...

Published 20 April 2017

North Lanarkshire Council leader cleared over links to repairs firm

The leader of North Lanarkshire Council, who was reported to a watchdog for not declaring his fri ...

Published 22 October 2015

Work to restart on former Muirfield affordable housing development in Fraserburgh

Aberdeenshire Council has accepted a tender to complete a low-energy affordable housing development ...

Published 9 October 2015

Council leader reported to watchdog over housing repairs contracts

The leader of North Lanarkshire Council has been reported to a watchdog for not declaring his friend ...

Published 16 July 2015

Construction skills academy opens in North Lanarkshire

A new construction skills academy has opened in North Lanarkshire.  The facility, NL Construction ...

Published 6 February 2015

Constructionline to host Glasgow 'Meet the Buyer' event

Subcontractors and suppliers from Glasgow are being invited to a free ‘Meet the Buyer’ event at ...

Published 19 November 2014