Tay Cities Deal

Green light for Dundee biomedical cluster project

Work to build on Dundee’s world-class expertise in biomedical sciences is set to begin in earnest after the ‘Growing the Tay Cities Biomedical Cluster’ project was officially signed off by the Tay Cities Region Joint Committee today.

Published 19 February 2021

Tayside and north-east Fife set for £700m boost with formal Deal signing

A £700 million programme that will boost economic prosperity across Tayside and north-east Fife was confirmed today with the formal signing of the Tay Cities Region Deal.

Published 17 December 2020

Agreement reached on £26.5m Angus capital investment fund

Proposals from Angus Council of how to spend a £26.5 million capital investment fund have now been agreed by the UK Government.

Published 12 October 2020

Tay Cities Deal partners committed to signing 'as soon as possible'

Partners involved in the proposed Tay Cities Deal have reaffirmed their desire to sign the final deal.

Published 8 September 2020

Full business case approved for Hospitalfield House transformation

Plans to restore Hospitalfield House in Arbroath into a “world-class” tourism facility is set to get under way after the project gained support from the Tay Cities Deal.

Published 20 July 2020

Tay Cities Biomedical Cluster ‘could add hundreds of millions to economy’

A project to grow the Tay Cities Biomedical cluster of world-class life sciences companies will generate hundreds of millions of pounds for the local economy and strengthen Scotland’s reputation as a centre of excellence, according to new economic analysis.

Published 2 March 2020

Angus ‘disappointed’ at loss of Tay Cities funding for housing development

Angus Council has bemoaned the loss of a £3 million Tay Cities Deal windfall that was earmarked for a 2,500-home plan in Arbroath.

Published 28 October 2019

Perth City Hall transformation plan gets final approval

Plans to convert Perth City Hall into a new museum and exhibition space have been approved by councillors.

Published 31 January 2019

Tay Cities Deal bid for University of St Andrews campus redevelopment

The University of St Andrews has launched a £24 million bid to further redevelop the site of its Eden Campus at Guardbridge.

Published 27 February 2017

Tay Cities Deal submits £1.84bn investment plan

Proposals for the infrastructure projects which will benefit from more than £1.84 billion of planned investment as part of the Tay Cities Deal have been laid out in a submission document.

Published 6 February 2017

Councillors back route for proposed £113m Tay crossing


Published 15 December 2016

Tay Cities deal a ‘bigger opportunity’ for Dundee than £1bn waterfront redevelopment

A potential Tay Cities Deal is a “bigger opportunity” for Dundee than the arrival of the V&A and the wider waterfront redevelopment, it has been claimed.

Published 17 June 2016

Prime Minister gives commitment for proposed £400m Tay Cities Deal

Prime Minister David Cameron has agreed to work with the Scottish Government to deliver funding for a Tay Cities Deal.

Published 12 May 2016