Fife Council

Pioneering Fife employment project celebrates 10th anniversary and rebrands to become ‘Kingdom Works’

Fife Works, the pioneering employability project set up by Kingdom Housing Association, has celebrated its 10th anniversary with a relaunch event attended by Scottish minister Jamie Hepburn MSP.

Published 1 October 2018

Fife Council delivers heat metering and billing framework

A heat metering and billing framework for use by local authorities and housing associations that is designed to help grow the heat network market and ensure customer protection has been created by Fife Council.

Published 26 September 2018

High-rise cladding is safe, insists Fife Council

Fife Council has reassured its tenants that cladding on its high-rise buildings is safe after an investigation found that some buildings do not meet the recommendations of Scottish Government fire safety experts.

Published 3 September 2018

Views sought on Kirkcaldy development plan

Fife Council is calling for local people to become involved in the creation of a development plan for the Kirkcaldy area.

Published 8 August 2018

Housebuilder wins appeal over Inverkeithing development plans

An appeal against a council decision to refuse plans for almost 300 homes in Fife has been upheld by the Scottish Government.

Published 16 July 2018

Aberdour housing developments refused by councillors

Plans for two major housing developments in the Fife village of Aberdour have been rejected by councillors.

Published 9 July 2018

21 new projects to create 331 bed spaces for young people who are homeless

Property industry charity LandAid has approved grants worth £1 million to 21 projects which will create 331 bed spaces for young people who are homeless.

Published 28 June 2018

Planning approval granted for second phase of Inverkeithing regeneration

Planning consent for the £8.9 million second phase of Kingdom Housing Association's regeneration of Fraser Avenue in Inverkeithing has been approved allowing the construction of 61 new homes.

Published 25 June 2018

New website offers easier access to affordable housing in Fife

A new website to help people searching for social housing in Fife has been launched this month by Fife Housing Register partners.

Published 18 June 2018

Fife Council opens new Lumphinnans Care Village

The new Lumphinnans Care Village was officially opened today with Fife Council co-leaders, residents and tenants joining in the celebrations. The Care Village incorporates a 60-bed purpose-built care home for older people, and 30 self-contained extra care flats within a managed complex.

Published 12 June 2018

Fife Council delivers affordable homes commitment in face of major challenges, says watchdog

Scotland’s local authority spending watchdog has praised Fife Council for delivering improvements and tackling aspects of underperformance head on.

Published 24 May 2018

Glenrothes communities to benefit as 78 new affordable homes get go-ahead

Work will soon begin on a new affordable homes development at Cullen Drive in Glenrothes following approval from Fife Council.

Published 17 May 2018

Report highlights economic impact of Kingdom Housing Association in Fife and beyond

An independent report into the economic impact of Kingdom Housing Association’s activities has found that, in addition to creating 700 jobs and generating £40 million for the Fife economy, the Association has saved the NHS and local councils an estimated £48m by enabling vulnerable people to live in their own homes independently.

Published 2 May 2018

Fife hospital tests new model of housing help for homeless patients

Homeless people attending A&E at a Fife hospital are to be given specialist housing advice as part of a ground-breaking service delivered by Shelter Scotland and Fife Health and Social Care Partnership (HSCP).

Published 23 April 2018