West Lothian



CALA secures approval for 300 East Calder homes

CALA Homes (East) is finalising details with an affordable housing provider for the delivery of 75 affordable homes after being given the green light for a development of 300 homes in East Calder.

Published 14 May 2021

Interest ramps up for potential Linlithgow Vennel redevelopment

West Lothian Council has received 13 expressions of interest in the potential redevelopment of Linlithgow’s Vennel site.

Published 6 May 2021

Arc-Tech (Scotland) to support redevelopment of West Lothian primary school

Glasgow-based building services provider Arc-Tech (Scotland) has been appointed to a new education contract in West Lothian with works comprising the construction of a new build extension to Pinewood Primary School in Blackburn.

Published 4 May 2021

Persimmon to consult on plans for 61 new Bathgate homes

A public consultation will be conducted into plans for 61 new homes in Bathgate.

Published 29 April 2021

Architects Showcase: 56three gains approval for Midhope Castle Distillery

Proposals by 56three Architects for Midhope Castle Distillery, on behalf of Golden Decanters, have received planning permission.

Published 26 April 2021

Taylor Wimpey submits detailed plans for new development in Winchburgh

Taylor Wimpey East Scotland has submitted detailed plans to West Lothian Council for the provision of 101 new homes on land located off Duntarvie Castle Road within Winchburgh.

Published 19 April 2021

Licensed premises confused with church in Livingston supported housing bid

Councillors have rejected plans to build a housing complex for young people in Livingston due to a number of “significant errors” contained within the planning application and a perceived lack of community consultation.

Published 15 April 2021

Green light for 81 new homes in Winchburgh

West Lothian Council has approved plans to build 81 flats and houses in the village of Winchburgh.

Published 15 April 2021

Winchburgh Developments begins work on Auldcathie district park

Winchburgh Developments Limited has confirmed the landscape works have commenced on the Auldcathie District Park and that Perth-based Allison Enterprises has been awarded the contract for the landscaping of work on Phase One of the project which is due to open late summer 2021.

Published 12 April 2021

Green light for 48 new homes in West Calder

West Lothian Council has granted planning permission for the development of 48 homes in West Calder.

Published 8 April 2021

Six new primary schools planned for West Lothian

West Lothian Council has continued its £144 million investment programme in its learning estate with proposals for up to six brand new primary schools to be built in the area over the next seven years.

Published 31 March 2021

BAM to begin £5.8m redevelopment of West Lothian school

West Lothian Council has announced that a £5.8 million redevelopment of Pinewood School in Blackburn is set to get underway from next month.

Published 30 March 2021

West Lothian Council approves £16m secondary school investment plans

West Lothian Council will invest over £16 million on planned improvements within local schools over the next seven years.

Published 24 March 2021

Taylor Wimpey submits detailed plans for further new homes at Heartlands

Taylor Wimpey East Scotland has detailed plans to West Lothian Council for the provision of 191 new homes located off Longridge Road at Heartlands, near Whitburn.

Published 19 March 2021

Permission granted for new Kirknewton homes

West Lothian Council has approved plans for a new housing development in the village of Kirknewton

Published 16 March 2021