Fife Council

Fife fights poverty with new help for council tenants

A £1 million fund is to be made available to help Fife Council tenants who are struggling to cope with the effects of Universal Credit (UC).

Published 11 June 2019

Bield helps retirement housing residents ‘cross the divide’ in Buckhaven

Older people at a retirement housing development in Buckhaven are narrowing the generational gap with the help of their local high school.

Published 6 June 2019

Kingdom Housing Association pioneers new approach to combat homelessness

Kingdom Housing Association is pioneering an innovative new project that aims to break the vicious circle of homelessness and unemployment by simultaneously giving a homeless person a job, a home and support with any complex needs or barriers to sustaining their tenancy.

Published 3 June 2019

900 homes approved for St Andrews West expansion zone

A major expansion of St Andrews moved a step closer yesterday after a further 900 homes were given the green light.

Published 30 May 2019

Work begins at 1,000-home Kingdom Park development in Kirkcaldy

Work has commenced on the first phases of a development that will deliver more than 1,000 new homes for Kirkcaldy.

Published 24 May 2019

Construction starts on council homes in Inverkeithing

Taylor Wimpey East Scotland has announced the beginning of pre-construction and enabling works for a development of 295 new homes at its Spencer Fields development in Inverkeithing.

Published 7 May 2019

Scotland’s first 100% renewable biomass heat and power district network opens

A £24 million heating district network which will help to tackle fuel poverty has opened in Glenrothes.

Published 26 April 2019

Fife Council wins Gold for work with tenants

Fife Council's work and engagement with council tenants has been recognised with a Gold Award.

Published 15 April 2019

Planning approval for 335 new homes in Guardbridge

One hundred affordable homes are set to be delivered in Guardbridge as part of a massive expansion of the Fife village.

Published 8 April 2019

Kingdom completes first phase of major Fife regeneration project

Kingdom Housing Association has competed the first phase of a major £30 million regeneration project with the construction of 53 new social rented homes at Fraser Avenue in Inverkeithing.

Published 3 April 2019

Former Fife tower blocks to be redeveloped for social housing

Up to 22 new council homes are to be built on the site of four blocks of flats in Anstruther after Fife Council’s North East Fife area committee gave approval for the flats to be demolished and redeveloped.

Published 3 April 2019

CALA welcomes Aberdour housing decision

A planning application for 85 homes on in Aberdour has been approved at appeal.

Published 29 March 2019

Government praise for Fife Planning Performance Framework

The improvement in Fife Council’s planning service has been recognised by the Scottish Government.

Published 15 March 2019

Fife's Housing Investment Plan on target to build 3,500 new houses by 2022

Fife Council has approved an investment plan which aims to deliver 3,500 new homes by 2022.

Published 11 March 2019

New council housing for Glenrothes

Work has begun on a development of 78 new council homes at the Cullen (Tanshall) site in Glenrothes.

Published 8 March 2019