Scottish Futures Trust



New Standard Information Management Plan to enable digital approach to learning estate infrastructure delivery

The Scottish Futures Trust (SFT) has launched a new Standard Information Management Plan (SIMP) whic ...

Published 24 June 2020

Video: Preparations well underway for a phased re-start of construction

Since lockdown, construction industry leaders have been working with government and a broad ran ...

Published 11 June 2020

Attainment improvements welcomed as 100th Schools for the Future project opens

The 99th and 100th facilities to have been refurbished or replaced through the Scottish Government&r ...

Published 27 January 2020

Architecture chief to join Scottish Futures Trust

Architecture and Design Scotland’s (A&DS) director of place, Diarmaid Lawlor, will join ...

Published 6 December 2019

Private rental sector ‘not meeting the needs of families’, report finds

Suburban family homes that are specifically built for long-term rent, in places people want to live, ...

Published 29 November 2019

BDP announces Stephen Long as guest speaker at The Big Conversation

Stephen Long, associate director of education at Scottish Futures Trust, has been announced as keyno ...

Published 5 November 2019

£30m low carbon funding to encourage renewable heating

A major fund to create low-carbon heating infrastructure is now open for applications. The Scotti ...

Published 23 September 2019

Government details first phase of £1bn school building programme

The Scottish Government has unveiled the schools that will be rebuilt in the first phase of its new ...

Published 9 September 2019

Enhanced 4G and 5G capability to boost Scottish economy by £17 billion

Enhanced 4G and 5G capability across Scotland will boost the Scottish economy by as much as £1 ...

Published 26 August 2019

Value of community projects in development jumps £150m

The value of new community projects in development through the Scotland-wide hub programme has risen ...

Published 20 June 2019

‘Fundamental rethink’ needed for Scotland’s approach to land development

Scotland’s land reform body has called for a “fundamental rethink” for Scotland&rs ...

Published 17 May 2019

Scotland’s first 100% renewable biomass heat and power district network opens

A £24 million heating district network which will help to tackle fuel poverty has opened in Gl ...

Published 26 April 2019

Scottish Futures Trust publishes five-year corporate plan for ‘world-class’ infrastructure

The Scottish Futures Trust (SFT) has published its latest five-year corporate plan outlining how it ...

Published 25 April 2019

Arbroath primary schools top out

The creation of a £14.1 million shared campus for two Arbroath primary schools reached new hei ...

Published 24 April 2019

Deputy First Minister officially opens East Lothian primary school

The new Wallyford Primary School in East Lothian held its official unveiling yesterday following an ...

Published 4 April 2019