West Lothian Council

West Lothian Council service manager Elaine Nisbet appointed MBE

Elaine Nisbet, West Lothian Council's service manager, has been appointed as a Member of the British Empire (MBE) in recognition of her team's excellent work to help the West Lothian community.

Published 21 October 2020

West Lothian Council awards £1.2m roof and render deal

Strathaven-based Procast has been awarded a £1.2 million contract to provide roofing and rendering services for West Lothian Council.

Published 17 August 2020

West Lothian Council seeking private sector landlords

West Lothian Council is looking to procure a mix of private let properties which are available to let.

Published 23 July 2020

Green light for 48 new homes in West Calder

West Lothian Council has approved plans for 48 new homes in West Calder.

Published 11 March 2020

West Lothian Council sets £100m housing budget

West Lothian Council will spend over £100 million over the next three years to increase and improve its existing housing stock.

Published 19 February 2020

Work starts on council homes in Bathgate

Hadden Group has started work on a new council house development in Bathgate.

Published 12 February 2020

Affordable housing plan agreed for West Lothian shopping centre

The future of the Mill Centre in Blackburn looks to have been secured after a mixed-use retail and housing development plan was agreed for the site.

Published 10 February 2020

Alba Developments hopes for quicker construction at Westfield site

The developer behind proposed new homes at Westfield in West Lothian has said it hopes the submission of a planning application for improved access will help construction begin this year.

Published 4 February 2020

West Lothian Council reveals new £4m homelessness plan

West Lothian Council has announced a new £4 million plan to help tackle the increasing problem of homelessness amongst young people.

Published 8 January 2020

Blackridge land sale approved by West Lothian Council

West Lothian Council has agreed to sell a 0.72-acre piece of land in Blackridge for £150,000.

Published 6 January 2020

West Lothian Council plans new £3m care facility

West Lothian Council is proposing to build a new £3 million complex care housing development at Cawburn Road, Pumpherston.

Published 7 November 2019

West Lothian SHIP update unveils plans for 3,000 new homes by 2022

Plans for further opportunities for social housing have been revealed as West Lothian Council met to discuss details on the updated Strategic Housing Investment Plan (SHIP).

Published 25 October 2019

West Lothian Council appoints new head of housing

A new head of housing, customer and building services has been named at West Lothian Council.

Published 6 August 2019

West Lothian development celebrates success at national construction awards

A Lovell housing development site at Kirkhill in Broxburn has received a Bronze award at the Considerate Constructors Scheme’s National Site Awards in Scotland.

Published 2 April 2019

WLHP hands over affordable homes in West Lothian village

The first stage of the expansion of a West Lothian village has taken shape with 55 new affordable homes already making a difference to people’s lives.

Published 20 March 2019