Queens Cross Housing Association



Obituary: Former Glasgow city councillor and Queens Cross HA chairman John Gray

John Gray, who has died aged 88 after a period of ill health, was a former Glasgow Corporation, Glasgow District, Strathclyde Regional and Glasgow City councillor representing South Maryhill and environs from 1965 to 2007.

Published 26 August 2019

New poverty commission role for Queens Cross chief executive

Queens Cross Housing Association chief executive Shona Stephen has been appointed as one of eight new commissioners by the new Poverty and Inequalities Commission.

Published 16 August 2019

Two housing associations win funding for community nature boost

Queen's Cross Housing Association and Southside Housing Association have secured funding for community nature boosts in Hamiltonhill and Queensland Community park.

Published 7 August 2019

Carving out a better life in Queens Cross

Queens Cross Housing Association hit the nail on the head with its latest bid to help tenants learn new skills and get them more involved with their local community.

Published 4 July 2019

£500,000 Queens Cross project converts offices to homes for rent

Queens Cross Housing Association is bringing five vacant commercial properties in north west Glasgow back into productive use as new homes.

Published 20 June 2019

Electric car share funding for housing associations opens for second round

A second round of the Plugged-In Households Grant Fund has now opened, allowing more social housing providers, third sector and community organisations the chance to procure the services of electric vehicle car clubs.

Published 3 June 2019

Communities secretary told of ‘vital’ role of supported accommodation in homelessness battle

Supported accommodation is a vital resource in helping vulnerable young homeless people to build secure and stable lives, cabinet secretary for communities and local government, Aileen Campbell, has heard.

Published 29 May 2019

Tenants' delight as Queens Cross set to extend new service

A pilot scheme to help supported housing tenants with odd jobs is to be continued after receiving 100% positive feedback.

Published 20 May 2019

Queens Cross homelessness service recognised with UK Housing award

Queens Cross Housing Association’s work with homeless young people has been rewarded at the UK Housing Awards in London.

Published 16 May 2019

Plans lodged for first phase of £90m regeneration of Glasgow canal area

Plans to build more than 600 new homes in one of Glasgow’s key regeneration areas have moved a step closer to becoming reality.A masterplan for the site in Hamiltonhill received planning permission in principle in December. And now, developers behind the £90 million mixed-tenure project have submitted a further application to build the first of four phases.

Published 8 May 2019

Queens Cross Housing Association reassures EU tenants over Brexit

Queens Cross Housing Association has outlined the steps that it is taking to help its EU national tenants prepare for Brexit.

Published 2 May 2019

Queens Cross reassures EU tenants over Brexit

Tenants of Queens Cross Housing Association affected by plans for the UK to leave the EU will be reassured at a special drop-in-session to explain the legalities of their post Brexit status.

Published 26 March 2019

Queens Cross achieves international excellence award

Queens Cross Housing Association has achieved an internationally recognised excellence award for their work to improve services to tenants.

Published 21 March 2019

Housing associations receive funding for electric car share schemes

Eight housing associations are to share a £510,000 investment from the Scottish Government towards electric hire car clubs to allow people to rent low-emission vehicles.

Published 21 March 2019

Queens Cross named one of Britain’s best employers

Queens Cross Housing Association has made it on to the Sunday Times list of the best UK employers.

Published 4 March 2019