West Lothian Council

Weslo acquires former West Lothian Council depot

West Lothian Council's former Waverley Street depot in Bathgate is to be transformed into new affordable housing.

Published 12 February 2019

Joint venture agreement secures 3,450 new homes and schools for West Lothian

One of the UK’s biggest housing-linked infrastructure projects is to be delivered in Winchburgh after a deal was struck between a new joint venture, the Scottish Government and West Lothian Council.

Published 17 January 2019

First steps into construction for young trainees at Lovell housing site

Groups of young trainees from across Glasgow and Lanarkshire have been given the opportunity to get hands-on experience during visits to a Bathgate housing site.

Published 3 January 2019

West Lothian Council completes more than 100 homes at Kirkhill in Broxburn

West Lothian Council has confirmed the completion of more than 100 homes at Kirkhill in Broxburn, one of the largest council housing sites in Scotland.

Published 30 October 2018

Discussions begin into savings to address £65.3m budget gap in West Lothian

West Lothian Council is looking to identify a further £5.2 million of savings over the next four years.

Published 15 October 2018

Springfield agrees land deal for 1,900-home site in West Lothian

Housebuilder Springfield Properties has secured approximately 400 acres of zoned land in West Lothian to develop a 1,900-home site.

Published 30 July 2018

Almond art project brings splash of colour to Livingston community

A series of murals painted in West Lothian have been given the thumbs up from local residents.

Published 11 July 2018

West Lothian Housing Partnership announces start of work on 85 new homes

West Lothian Housing Partnership (WLHP), part of Wheatley Group, has announced the start of work on 85 new homes at Dixon Terrace in Whitburn.

Published 21 June 2018

Locations revealed for 250 new council homes in West Lothian

Plans to build 250 new council homes in West Lothian have taken a step forward after a number of locations for future development were agreed by the local authority.

Published 23 April 2018

West Lothian Council sets £154m housing budget

West Lothian Council will spend over £154 million over the next five years improving and increasing its council housing stock.

Published 19 February 2018

West Lothian Council attempts to bridge £65m shortfall with 2018/19 budget

A long-term financial plan that will focus on priority areas such as schools, social care and services for vulnerable people and begin to bridge a £65 million budget gap over the next five years has been agreed by West Lothian Council.

Published 14 February 2018

Work nears completion on 100 council homes in West Lothian

Work on one of West Lothian Council's largest new build housing site is nearing completion, the local authority has revealed.

Published 12 February 2018

Bid to tackle long-term empty homes in West Lothian

West Lothian Council is to remove a council tax discount currently afforded to owners of long-term unoccupied properties as it takes steps to bring vacant homes back into use.

Published 12 February 2018

Avant Homes purchases Armadale site for £21m development

Stirling-based homebuilder Avant Homes has been granted planning permission to build 110 new homes at a £21 million development in Armadale, West Lothian.

Published 6 February 2018

Plans approved for more than 250 homes in West Lothian

Work is set to begin next month on a new development with over 250 homes after proposals were given the green light by West Lothian Council.

Published 30 January 2018