West Lothian



‘Game-changer’ for construction as UK’s largest UK recycling plant opens in Livingston

A recycling plant has been launched in Livingston which aims to eliminate landfill for construction and demolition waste.

Published 20 August 2018

Springfield agrees land deal for 1,900-home site in West Lothian

Housebuilder Springfield Properties has secured approximately 400 acres of zoned land in West Lothian to develop a 1,900-home site.

Published 30 July 2018

Stirling Developments opens doors to new café at Calderwood development

Stirling Developments, the lead developer of Calderwood in West Lothian, has opened the doors to its latest community asset ‘The Calderwood Larder’ last month.

Published 17 July 2018

Morrison completes new £32m West Lothian high school

Construction work has been completed on the new £32 million West Calder High School in West Lothian.

Published 9 July 2018

£58m investment to deliver three new schools in West Lothian

West Lothian Council has moved forward with £58 million investment plans which should result in three new schools being built in Winchburgh.

Published 8 May 2018

Bellair to demolish Pentland House in Livingston and redevelop site

Property developer Bellair (Scotland) Limited has acquired a prime development site of 1.35 acres in central Livingston in an off-market transaction for an undisclosed sum.

Published 27 March 2018

Work to begin on 3DReid’s revamp of Almondvale West Retail Park

A £3.5 million transformation for Livingston's Almondvale West Retail Park, as designed by architecture practice 3DReid, is set to begin this month.

Published 21 February 2018

West Lothian Council sets £154m housing budget

West Lothian Council will spend over £154 million over the next five years improving and increasing its council housing stock.

Published 16 February 2018

Plans revealed for up to 900 homes at Bangour psychiatric hospital site

A housing developer is set to take over the site of the former Bangour Village psychiatric hospital with plans to build 891 houses.

Published 7 February 2018

Avant Homes purchases Armadale site for £21m development

Stirling-based homebuilder Avant Homes has been granted planning permission to build 110 new homes at a £21 million development in Armadale, West Lothian.

Published 6 February 2018

Almondvale West Retail Park set for £3.5m transformation

Retailer Next is to open a new store at Almondvale West Retail Park as part of a wider £3.5 million improvement programme of the site.

Published 2 February 2018

Plans approved for more than 250 homes in West Lothian

Work is set to begin next month on a new development with over 250 homes after proposals were given the green light by West Lothian Council.

Published 30 January 2018

Contractor fined £24,000 over death of workman

A contractor has been fined £24,000 for health and safety failings that led to the death of a workman in his yard in West Lothian.

Published 29 November 2017

Double education win for hub South East

Public sector development partner hub South East Scotland scooped two awards at the inaugural Education Buildings Scotland Awards.

Published 23 November 2017

Work begins on affordable homes for new West Lothian town

Work has started on almost 100 homes for social rent in a sought-after development on the outskirts of Edinburgh.

Published 19 September 2017