All-digital Scottish Design Awards mark night to remember

A difficult year has been lent some perspective by the 2020 Scottish Design Awards which highlighted the creative beacons which have done most to light our way out of the dark days of lockdown.

Published 11 September 2020

Green light for Glasgow block of flats

New Gorbals Housing Association has been granted planning permission for an eight-storey block of affordable flats.

Published 24 August 2020

Planning approval for Link Group's affordable housing scheme in Kirktilloch

Planning approval has been granted for a 23-unit affordable housing development for Link Group at Kilsyth Road in Kirkintilloch.

Published 27 July 2020

Decision delayed into Gorbals affordable flats plan

A decision into plans by New Gorbals Housing Association to deliver an eight-storey block of flats on a city gap site has been delayed by councillors.

Published 2 July 2020

Revised flats proposal drawn up for Glasgow bowling club site

New plans have been lodged with Glasgow City Council for a residential development and a new public garden in the city’s Finnieston area.

Published 1 June 2020

Housing association wins award for Passivhaus development in Shettleston

Shettleston Housing Association’s Cunningham House development was named Best Affordable Housing Development (urban) in the UK-wide Inside Housing Awards.

Published 3 December 2019

Housing association to celebrate the past and showcase the future with Gorbals tenement renovation

The restoration of one of the last standing grade A listed tenements in the Gorbals will be celebrated at an event later this month hosted by Southside Housing Association (SHA).

Published 15 November 2019

Housing association submits plans for 40 flats on Ayr's harbourside

Ayrshire Housing Association has submitted a planning application for 40 flats on Ayr's harbourside.

Published 13 November 2019

Galashiels tapestry visitor attraction’s opening date put back

The opening of a visitors centre in Galashiels which tells the story of Scotland through one of the world’s largest tapestries has been put back.

Published 13 November 2019

Tributes paid to Maggie’s Centre co-founder Charles Jencks

Charles Jencks, who co-founded the Maggie’s Centres for cancer patients and created some of Scotland’s most distinctive works of outdoor design, has died aged 80.

Published 15 October 2019

New homes, office and piazza officially open in the Gorbals

Years of successful community control was singled out for special praise last week when First Minister Nicola Sturgeon officially opened a pivotal new development in the Gorbals.

Published 29 August 2019

Morgan Sindall completes £20m Glasgow health and care centre

Morgan Sindall Construction has handed over a new £20 million state-of-the health and care centre in Glasgow city centre.

Published 6 August 2019

Edinburgh Printmakers reveal new £11m creative hub

A former Edinburgh rubber factory dubbed the ‘home of the wellington boot’ has been transformed into a creative industries hub and is set to be one of the largest printmaking facilities created for artists in Europe.

Published 25 April 2019

Indeglas to highlight individual contribution to construction with new award

Interior glass solutions provider Indeglas is set to recognise its colleagues in the UK’s design and construction industry with the launch of a monthly award.

Published 12 April 2019

TSL to transform Oban school into community hub

Isle of Mull contractor TSL has been awarded a £2.6 million contract to transform a derelict school in Oban into a thriving community hub.

Published 8 April 2019