Fife Council

Plans for 140 Dunfermline homes rejected due to link road cash contribution

Fife councillors have unanimously rejected a planning application submitted by Omnivale Ltd to build 140 homes in the north of Dunfermline after developers refused to contribute money towards a northern link road to relieve traffic.

Published 31 October 2019

Two Fife Council apprentices win awards at APSE UK Housing & Building Apprentice Awards

Fife Council apprentices Calum Love and Ashley Duffy have picked up prestigious awards at the Association for Public Service Excellence (APSE) UK Housing & Building Apprentice Awards.

Published 30 October 2019

Fife Council to consult on sustainable energy and climate action plan

Fife Council is developing a sustainable energy and climate action plan (SECAP) and is welcoming views and ideas from everyone in Fife.

Published 29 October 2019

Nicky Connor appointed as director of Fife's Health and Social Care Partnership

Nicky Connor has been appointed as the director of health and social care in Fife.

Published 24 October 2019

Work begins on new Glenrothes affordable homes

The start of construction of new affordable homes in Glenrothes has been marked by Judy Hamilton, councillor and convener of the community and housing services committee, as she performed the sod-cutting ceremony earlier this week.

Published 16 October 2019

Fife Council moves to tackle rural poverty

Fife Council has commissioned a study to discover how living in a rural area can have a significant impact on those living in poverty.

Published 8 October 2019

Fife Council launches new housing training academy

Fife Council has launched a new housing training academy which will give staff and trainees the opportunity to gain nationally-recognised housing qualifications.

Published 7 October 2019

School pupils visit Fife affordable housing development

Pupils from Kettle Primary School visited the site of a new affordable housing development at Monksmoss Ladybank in Fife to learn about the progress at the site.

Published 1 October 2019

Fife Council Better Homes Exhibition reveals council house improvements

This year’s Fife Council Better Homes Exhibition showcased the high-quality improvements being made to council homes.

Published 25 September 2019

Multi-million pound housing development plans submitted for Kingseat site

Housing developer Gladman Developments Limited has sought planning permission for a £9.8 million housing development near Kingseat.

Published 16 September 2019

Fife Council commits £4.5m to high rise improvements

More than £4.5 million has been invested to improve high rise flats in Fife since the Grenfell disaster in 2017, the local authority has revealed.

Published 13 September 2019

Fife Council welcomes 25 new Building Services apprentices

Twenty-five new apprentices have begun their apprenticeships with Fife Council's Building Services this week.

Published 28 August 2019

Glenrothes plans to become UK's first 'Living Wage Town'

Glenrothes is the first town in the UK to be awarded recognition for a plan to become a Living Wage Town.

Published 28 August 2019

Fife Council's housing service celebrates traineeship completion

Katie Pentland has completed her traineeship with Fife Council's housing service.

Published 27 August 2019

Gold Award for Burntisland's new affordable homes

A new Fife Council affordable homes development at the former Burntisland Primary School has been awarded a gold certificate in the Secure By Design Award by Police Scotland.

Published 15 July 2019