Stirling Council

Affordable housing plans lodged for Kippen site

CALA Homes (West) has submitted a planning application to Stirling Council for a proposed housing development in Kippen.

Published 13 November 2017

Stirling councillors reject greenbelt housing and cemetery plans

Plans to build 70 homes and a new cemetery on greenbelt land in Strathblane have been refused by Stirling Council.

Published 9 November 2017

Housing plans for Bannockburn site rejected as Killearn hotel conversion approved

Councillors have unanimously refused planning permission in principle for a “major development” at a part of the Bannockburn battle site but have backed plans to bring one of Killearn’s oldest and most prominent buildings back into use as affordable housing.

Published 5 October 2017

More solar energy for Stirling Council tenants

Stirling Council has approved an investment of £2 million in the current financial year to drive forward the installation of solar panels to local authority houses.

Published 2 October 2017

Stirling Council transfers former school site to build new social housing

Stirling Council has re-affirmed its commitment to building more social rented homes following a decision to approve the transfer of the former St Margaret’s Primary School site in Cowie to the housing service.

Published 29 September 2017

Think tank will help communities reap renewable energy benefits

Stirling Council is to lead an environmental advisory group seeking to help communities benefit from renewable energy projects.

Published 29 September 2017

Over 200 empty homes restored in Stirling

Over 200 empty homes across the Stirling Council area have been brought back into use since April 2013, equating to a massive £2.6 million generated in the region.

Published 21 September 2017

Family fun day at Stirling Council Chambers raises awareness of Scottish Housing Day

Stirling Tenants Assembly organised a family fun day at the Council Chambers to raise awareness of Scottish Housing Day 2017.

Published 19 September 2017

Planning application approved for Killearn affordable homes

Stirling Council’s Planning and Regulations Panel has approved plans to build 35 new properties in Killearn.

Published 6 September 2017

Transformational City Deal plans move ahead in Clackmannanshire

Plans to bring forward housing development sites in Clackmannanshire are among a list of potential projects for the proposed Stirling & Clackmannanshire City Deal, the council has revealed.

Published 4 September 2017

Ministers to grant permission in principle for Judy Murray tennis centre

The Scottish Government has announced its intention to grant planning permission in principle for a proposed tennis and golf centre at Park of Keir in Dunblane provided there is a commitment to affordable housing at the site.

Published 1 September 2017

Funding secured for 130 new affordable homes in Stirling

Forth Housing Association (FHA) has announced a £13 million, three-year plan to build 130 new homes, with support from the Scottish Government and the Bank of Scotland.

Published 30 August 2017

University of Stirling project to create dementia-friendly communities

A three-year project involving the University of Stirling and local partners to boost communities for people living with dementia has received major backing from the Life Changes Trust.

Published 28 July 2017

Stirling housing developments refused over education contributions

Stirling Council has refused planning applications for two adjoining housing proposals for up to 433 houses on a site at the western edge of Cowie.

Published 11 July 2017

New council homes completed in Stirling

Eight new properties for Stirling Council tenants have been completed as part of a new housing development at Kildean.

Published 6 March 2017