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Stranraer moving in project granted DGHP funding

Dumfries and Galloway Housing Partnership (DGHP) has granted funding from its community fund to a Stranraer project to help people move in to their new homes.

Published 31 March 2015

Queens Cross launches online local history project

Queens Cross Housing Association has launched a history project with a difference at an event at Glasgow’s historic Mitchell Library.

Published 31 March 2015

Consultation begins as Aberdeenshire planning blueprint published

Aberdeenshire’s Proposed Local Development Plan has now been published and is available for public comment until May 8.

Published 31 March 2015

Care group helps 4,500 people repair and improve homes

A social enterprise has helped around 4,500 elderly and disabled people repair and improve their homes in the past year.

Published 31 March 2015

University study to record social history of Glasgow’s high rises

A two year project has started to record the social history of Glasgow’s notorious high-rise flats for the first time.

Published 31 March 2015

Sick and disabled claimants to lose up to £80 per week under leaked Tory plans

The Conservatives are considering cuts of up to £80 a week for sick and disabled claimants if they win the election, plans leaked to the BBC have revealed.

Published 28 March 2015

Glasgow homeless service workers to strike over pay grade dispute

As many as 70 workers in Glasgow's homeless service are to go on strike on Tuesday over a pay dispute with the city council.

Published 27 March 2015

Cube starts £11m project to cut tenants’ fuel bills

Three communities in Glasgow will benefit from a massive £11 million investment to make homes more energy efficient.

Published 27 March 2015

Minister highlights ‘standout’ South Lanarkshire sheltered housing complex

South Lanarkshire Council’s newest sheltered housing complex has been singled out for praise by the Scottish Government’s minister for housing and welfare.

Published 27 March 2015

Hjaltland Housing Association receives Lottery grant

Hjaltland Housing Association (HHA) has been awarded a substantial lottery grant worth £375,793 to help fund a project to support young people coming out of care.

Published 27 March 2015

Bield Response 24 achieves monitoring service accreditation

Care and housing provider Bield is celebrating news that their 24 hour emergency alarm receiving centre - has received its 10th annual accreditation from a leading telecare body.

Published 27 March 2015

Fife Council selects Kingdom to deliver £15m housing project

Fife Council has selected Kingdom Housing Association as its Delivery Partner for a major redevelopment scheme in Inverkeithing that will see the demolition of existing flats and the construction of up to 200 new homes over the next four years at an estimated cost of around £15 million.

Published 27 March 2015

ng homes is ‘hear to help’ sheltered housing tenants

Sheltered housing tenants of ng homes took part in a hearing aid maintenance clinic recently run by Action on Hearing Loss at Barloch Street in Possilpark.

Published 27 March 2015

Dunfermline Housing Finance warns of FCA swap deadline

Consultancy Dunfermline Housing Finance (DHF) has reminded RSLs that 31 March is an important date relating to claims for fixed rate overcharges or even mis-selling of interest rate swaps.

Published 26 March 2015

New council homes to be built in Stirling

Stirling Council is to build ten new council homes in Balfron to meet the demand for socially rented properties in the area.

Published 26 March 2015