West Lothian

West Lothian Council plans new £3m care facility

West Lothian Council is proposing to build a new £3 million complex care housing development at Cawburn Road, Pumpherston.

Published 7 November 2019

West Lothian strategic plan unveils 3,000 proposed new homes by 2022

Plans for further opportunities for social housing have been revealed as West Lothian Council met to discuss details on the updated Strategic Housing Investment Plan (SHIP).

Published 25 October 2019

Building materials company fined £1m after worker died during maintenance and repair work

Cemex UK Operations Limited has been fined £1 million after a worker suffered fatal injuries when he was struck on the body by a centering machine lifting mast in West Calder.

Published 17 October 2019

MGF opens first depot in Scotland

Excavation safety specialist MGF has opened its first depot in Scotland with the acquisition of a site in Livingston.

Published 30 September 2019

Draft impression of new Calderwood school unveiled as council approves project

West Lothian Council has approved plans for a new primary school to be built at Calderwood, East Calder.

Published 6 August 2019

I&H Brown begins work on Scotland’s largest new district park

Winchburgh Developments has confirmed that I&H Brown has commenced work on a brand new 78-acre district park at Winchburgh in a contract worth £6 million.

Published 31 July 2019

Springfield lodges plans for first phase of new Livingston village

Springfield Properties is one step closer to delivering a new 2,500 home village at Gavieside Farm, Livingston, after submitting plans for the first 502 homes.

Published 25 July 2019

Mactaggart & Mickel secures green light for Linlithgow apartments

Housebuilder Mactaggart & Mickel has received planning permission to build a development of 48 apartments on a brownfield site at a former petrol filling station in Linlithgow.

Published 24 July 2019

Works starts on £2.4m Skolie Burn Bridge replacement

RJ McLeod has been awarded a contract by West Lothian Council to replace Skolie Burn Bridge between Addiewell and Loganlea.

Published 4 July 2019

Three new schools set for Winchburgh as £60m investment approved

West Lothian Council is to invest over £60 million to deliver three new schools in Winchburgh.

Published 3 July 2019

Contract agreed for new Winchburgh marina

A new image revealing how the planned development of a new marina at Winchburgh will look has been released after Winchburgh Developments Limited and Scottish Canals agreed a contract for the project.

Published 1 July 2019

Brodies secures key infrastructure project appointment

Law firm Brodies LLP has been appointed to advise hub South East Scotland Limited on a number of primary and secondary school projects in East Lothian, West Lothian and Edinburgh.

Published 3 June 2019

Scottish ministers reject SESplan over transport concerns

A 20-year spatial plan which covers development across Fife, Edinburgh, the Lothians and the Borders has been thrown out by Scottish ministers.

Published 27 May 2019

Bellway signs up at Winchburgh as second phase of housebuilding commences

Winchburgh Developments Limited (WDL) has agreed a new contract with Bellway Homes to sell land to the housebuilder for 93 new homes.

Published 14 May 2019

New veterinary facility set for Livingston

A state-of-the art veterinary referrals hospital totalling 30,000 sq ft is to be built at Livingston Trade Park after integrated veterinary services provider CVS Group bought a 1.2 acre plot at the site.

Published 13 May 2019