North Lanarkshire



Demolition dates agreed for Coatbridge and Motherwell towers

Tower blocks which have dominated the North Lanarkshire skylines for decades have now been earmarked for demolition as part of the council’s towers regeneration programme.

Published 30 November 2020

Council releases housing land for sale at Cumbernauld

An area of land within South Cumbernauld Community Growth Area (CGA) is being marketed for sale for housing by North Lanarkshire Council.

Published 27 November 2020

Progress made on social housing conversion of Airdrie church

Work is progressing on Clyde Valley Housing Association's (CVHA) conversion of a historic Airdrie church into new flats for social rent.

Published 25 November 2020

115 homes new homes planned to north of Moodiesburn

New affordable homes could be delivered as part of newly lodged plans for a development to the north of Moodiesburn.

Published 23 November 2020

Wemyss Properties expands offering with first industrial development acquisition  

Wemyss Properties has completed the acquisition of a 1.81-hectare site in Coatbridge, marking the company's first industrial property development.

Published 17 November 2020

Burns Road build marks end of Cumbernauld’s high-rise transformation

Building work has begun on the final phase of a £75 million regeneration of Cumbernauld’s 12 tower blocks.

Published 17 November 2020

Plans for waste transfer facility at Airdrie landfill site

Plans are being developed for a waste management facility at the former landfill site at Dalmacoulter, Airdrie.

Published 16 November 2020

£3.5m transport project approved for Motherwell station

Plans to create an improved transport interchange at Motherwell railway station have been approved by the Glasgow City Region Cabinet.

Published 9 November 2020

£200m logistics hub planned at Ravenscraig

Logistics company Russell Group has unveiled plans to create hundreds of jobs at a £200 million development at Ravenscraig.

Published 3 November 2020

UK building and plumbing supplier sets up first Scottish base

UK building and plumbing supply company M Markovitz Ltd has chosen North Lanarkshire for its first Scottish outlet.

Published 29 October 2020

Frankfield Loch flows into public ownership

Taylor Wimpey has handed over the ownership of Frankfield Loch to North Lanarkshire Council, moving the loch into public ownership.

Published 28 October 2020

Persimmon to deliver 86 homes on former Wishaw hospital site following appeal

Persimmon is to start work on 86 new homes on the grounds of the former Cleland Hospital in Wishaw in the coming weeks after it completed the purchase of the site from NHS Lanarkshire.

Published 26 October 2020

George Leslie begins £2m project at Kilsyth nature reserve

Contractor George Leslie has been appointed to undertake a £2 million project to re-naturalise the Garrell River, create new paths and conserve threatened habitats and species at Dumbreck Local Nature Reserve in Kilsyth.

Published 23 September 2020

Hadden begins work on new council homes in Wishaw

Work is now under way on the latest new build council housing development planned for the site of the former Belhaven House care home in Wishaw.

Published 22 September 2020

Taylor Wimpey secures planning for more than 500 homes in Glenboig

North Lanarkshire Council has granted planning permission to Taylor Wimpey West Scotland for the provision of 535 new homes through the development of land at the former Garnqueen Farm off Main Street in Glenboig.

Published 21 September 2020