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Aberdeenshire Council approves new travellers sites

Aberdeenshire Council has agreed a new strategy for the provision of sites for the travelling community.

Published 23 March 2015

River Clyde Homes to offer free Friday night football

River Clyde Homes, in association with Greenock Morton Football Club, is offering free football at Broomhill 3G Football Pitch in Greenock (off Broomhill Street) on Friday evenings until the 1st of May.

Published 23 March 2015

Bright future for North Lanarkshire housing supplier

A Wishaw based soft furnishing supplier, run by North Lanarkshire Council’s housing property service has launched a bright new brochure for housing suppliers.

Published 23 March 2015

Great Grandmother and Bield resident celebrates milestone birthday

A home-owner at Bield’s Weavers Court development in Hamilton has celebrated her milestone 100th birthday with 50 of her closest friends and family – including her five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

Published 23 March 2015

Aberdeen City Council approves four new housing developments

Four new developments totalling 107 homes and 108 flats, including affording housing, have been given the green light by Aberdeen City Council.

Published 23 March 2015

‘More evidence needed’ on effect of Scottish letting agents’ fees ban

A UK parliamentary committee inquiry into the effects of banning letting agents’ fees in Scotland has decided that the next UK government should assess the impact on the private rented sector before making any decision to ban or rule out a ban on letting agents' fees in England.

Published 23 March 2015

Call to extend ‘revenge eviction’ prevention measures to Scotland

A new English law banning retaliatory evictions in the private rental housing sector can pave the way for similar targeted legislation in Scotland, a rural membership organisation has said.

Published 23 March 2015

Work begins on new homes in Barrhead

Work to create 15 new homes in Barrhead is now underway.

Published 23 March 2015

Council unveils affordable housing vision for Forfar school site

A public consultation has given residents the chance to find out more about plans for an affordable housing development in Forfar.

Published 23 March 2015

£200m funding to support health and social care integration

The Scottish Government has announced a two-year additional funding package of £200 million to support the implementation of health and social care integration.

Published 23 March 2015

Maryhill Housing Association secures bumper £2.2m payday for tenants

Tenants are celebrating a cash boost of over £2 million after Maryhill Housing Association swung into action to offer a helping hand.

Published 23 March 2015

Future Skills Inverclyde makes financial help available online

A new online resource offering financial advice has been launched by Future Skills Inverclyde.

Published 23 March 2015

Volunteers sought to help Dunbar older people stay connected

A Bield retirement housing development in Dunbar is looking for tech savvy volunteers to help expand activities offered to its tenants.

Published 23 March 2015

Shelter Scotland keeping young people ‘Safe and Sound’

The aim of Shelter Scotland’s Safe and Sound service is to reduce the risk of homelessness for young people by facilitating family mediation and the safe return home for those who have run away.

Published 21 March 2015