University of Edinburgh
Projects supporting those most severely affected by the coronavirus pandemic in Edinburgh and the surrounding areas have been awarded funding from the University of Edinburgh.
Published 14 May 2020
Care home workers in Edinburgh are being offered specialist support as they deal with unusually high death rates prompted by COVID-19.
Published 27 April 2020
The Scottish Funding Council has awarded £250,000 to a University of Glasgow-led project which will transform an old tenement building in Govanhill to reduce emissions and become more sustainable.
Published 6 March 2020
Student vets who provide free treatment to homeless people’s pets are among those benefitting from a University of Edinburgh initiative that supports community ventures.
Published 6 March 2020
An exhibition which invited people from across Scotland to contribute their views on the future of housing finished with a workshop and exhibition in Galashiels this week.
Published 18 December 2019
The City of Edinburgh Council has revealed its road map for achieving its target to establish the capital as carbon neutral by 2030.
Published 23 October 2019
The new Present Voices - Future Lives travelling exhibition will reach 12 locations across Scotland to hear directly from local communities on how they think our homes and communities should look and feel in the future.
Published 18 October 2019
The University of Edinburgh's letting service is on the hunt for more landlords after being short of potential spaces for 120 students for the upcoming academic year.
Published 23 September 2019
Developers behind proposals for a £50 million mixed-used transformation of Leith Walk have been dealt a major blow after the University of Edinburgh ended its involvement in the student flats element of the project.
Published 13 May 2019
A wave energy technology is being developed that could help generate low-cost electricity for thousands of houses.
Published 13 February 2019
A new course aimed at providing people with the necessary skills to help people who are homeless will be launched by the University of Edinburgh this month.
Published 7 January 2019
Vet students are spreading Christmas cheer this winter by distributing rucksacks filled with essential items to homeless people and their pets.
Published 7 December 2017
LinkLiving Ltd has joined a number of housing organisations by participating in the Carnegie UK Trust's ‘What Do Citizen's Want?’ project.
Published 23 October 2017
Scores of residents in and around Edinburgh are set to benefit from free insight and advice on their energy use, as part of a smart technology research initiative.
Published 10 October 2017
The University of Edinburgh is to extend its guarantor scheme for overseas students seeking rented accommodation following a successful two-year pilot.
Published 10 May 2017