NHS Lothian



Keys handed over to Out-Patients Department in East Lothian

The wait is almost over for the East Lothian Community Hospital as the project takes another major step forward this week.

Published 7 March 2018

Severe weather causes further delays to Edinburgh children's hospital

The much-delayed Royal Hospital for Sick Children in Edinburgh is now scheduled to open in autumn 2018, a full year later than originally planned.

Published 21 December 2017

Offsite Solutions to supply bathroom pods for East Lothian Community Hospital

Bathroom pod manufacturer Offsite Solutions has been awarded a supply contract for the new £70 million state-of-the-art East Lothian Community Hospital.

Published 9 October 2017

Downing Group to buy Royal Hospital for Sick Children site from NHS Lothian

NHS Lothian has reached an agreement with property developer Downing Group for the sale of the current Royal Hospital for Sick Children site in Edinburgh.

Published 18 September 2017

Edinburgh's £150m Sick Kids Hospital hit by further delay

The opening of the new Royal Hospital for Sick Children in Edinburgh has been delayed for another two months, it has emerged.

Published 11 August 2017

Care projects deliver healthy boost to Esh Border Construction

Esh Border Construction has enforced its sector specific specialist capabilities with a host of healthcare projects.

Published 7 June 2017

Development opportunity for over 800 homes at former West Lothian hospital site

The site of a former West Lothian psychiatric hospital which could become the site of hundreds of new homes after being brought to the market for sale.

Published 23 May 2017

Public private partnership award for East Lothian Community Hospital

The East Lothian Community Hospital project has been recognised at the Partnerships Awards in London with a Silver award in the Best Healthcare category.

Published 16 May 2017

Robertson starts work on £3.5m redevelopment for NHS Lothian

Work is underway on a new £3.5 million redevelopment within St John’s Hospital in Livingston which will see a new theatre constructed for eye and hand surgery patients.

Published 19 January 2017

Phase one of Royal Edinburgh Hospital campus redevelopment completed by Christmas

The project to redevelop the Royal Edinburgh Hospital campus has taken another major step forward with the keys to the £48 million first phase being handed to NHS Lothian in time for Christmas.

Published 22 December 2016

Construction to start on £70m East Lothian Community Hospital

Work on the new £70 million East Lothian Community Hospital will start in October after financial contracts were signed with the Scottish Government.

Published 27 September 2016

‘Design flaws to blame’ for Royal Hospital for Sick Children delay

Pressure to meet deadlines and “seriously flawed” designs are to blame for a six month delay to the opening of the Royal Hospital for Sick Children in Edinburgh, according to an architect behind the project.

Published 30 August 2016

Collapsed firms delay Edinburgh’s £150m Sick Kids hospital

The opening of a £150 million hospital in Edinburgh has been delayed by at least six months after construction firms entered administration and provisional liquidation.

Published 23 August 2016

Minister cuts ground on new Edinburgh Partnership Centre

A sod cutting ceremony was carried out this week to officially mark the start of construction work on the first of three health and social care centres in Edinburgh and West Lothian.

Published 7 July 2016

Royal Edinburgh Campus shortlisted for national awards

The Phase 1 redevelopment of Royal Edinburgh Campus has been shortlisted in the 2016 Partnership Awards - recognising and rewarding the best in Public Private Partnerships.

Published 11 May 2016