NHS Lothian



Outline business case agreed for new Edinburgh Eye Pavilion

The outline business case for the new Edinburgh Eye Pavilion has been approved by the Scottish Government.

Published 13 September 2021

Refurb and extension work starts at Cockenzie medical facility

An important milestone for healthcare in East Lothian was reached this week as project representatives marked the start of construction work on a refurbishment and extension of The Harbours Medical Practice in Cockenzie.

Published 2 September 2021

NHS Lothian hands over ‘Sick Kids’ site to housing developer

Building work to deliver a major mixed-use development including affordable housing at NHS Lothian's former Sick Kids site is under way after the building was formally handed over to its new owners Downing.

Published 21 June 2021

New home identified for £14.7m Livingston school campus

A site in the Craigshill area of Livingston has been earmarked as the new home for Beatlie School Campus.

Published 14 June 2021

NHS Lothian properties sold for residential use

Scarlett Land and Development and Cushman & Wakefield have completed the sale of a portfolio of surplus NHS Lothian properties, generating £5m of much needed revenue for NHS Lothian.

Published 19 May 2021

Work begins on new linear accelerator treatment facility at Western General Hospital

Work has begun on a new linear accelerator (LINAC) treatment facility at NHS Lothian’s Western General Hospital (WGH) in Edinburgh, designed by HLM Architects and being delivered by RMF Health (a consortium of Robertson Construction and FES).

Published 23 April 2021

HLM excited for opening of NHS Lothian's children's hospital

NHS Lothian’s new Royal Hospital for Children and Young People in Edinburgh is to officially open its doors next week.

Published 18 March 2021

Final stage of East Lothian Community Hospital completed

The East Lothian Community Hospital in Haddington has now been handed over to NHS Lothian and the East Lothian Health and Social Care Partnership after the final phase of the project was completed by its development partner hub South East.

Published 2 October 2020

January date set for completion of works at Edinburgh's new Sick Kids Hospital

A timeline for the completion of works at the Royal Hospital for Children and Young People (RHCYP) in Edinburgh has been agreed which will see the much-delayed project finished by the end of January next year.

Published 3 September 2020

Spreadsheet typo set in motion delay to Edinburgh Sick Kids hospital

A spreadsheet error in 2012 led to a series of events which delayed the opening of the Royal Hospital for Children and Young People in Edinburgh, a new report has revealed.

Published 26 August 2020

Clark Contracts to deliver multiple NHS projects

Clark Contracts has been awarded five new projects through NHS National Services Scotland’s Minor Works Framework.

Published 20 August 2020

Edinburgh BioQuarter consults on Health Innovation District

An online community consultation has been launched today with the intention of developing a new mixed-use neighbourhood, as part of plans by Edinburgh BioQuarter to create a new Health Innovation District.

Published 18 June 2020

Edinburgh Sick Kids Hospital set for November opening

A date in November has been earmarked for the opening of the much-delayed Royal Hospital for Children and Young People in Edinburgh.

Published 17 April 2020

Council approves next steps for £750m BioQuarter expansion

The strategic business case behind a major project to transform the BioQuarter into a vibrant new neighbourhood in the south east of Edinburgh has been unanimously backed by councillors.

Published 26 February 2020

First images of Edinburgh BioQuarter’s £750m transformation unveiled

Scotland’s life sciences hub Edinburgh BioQuarter has unveiled its vision for its planned £750 million investment which aims to create a new vibrant mixed-use neighbourhood, supporting a community of more than 20,000 people.

Published 21 February 2020