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Prime Minister invited to meet key Scottish industries on immigration proposals

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has written to Prime Minister Boris Johnson to invite him to discus ...

Published 24 February 2020

New apartments proposed at former Glasgow convent

Developers have lodged plans to deliver new apartments on the site of a former Glasgow convent. I ...

Published 24 February 2020

Contract close achieved on Calderwood primary school

Plans to build a new primary school in Calderwood, East Calder, reached an important milestone last ...

Published 24 February 2020

Katherine Metcalfe: Scottish Government risks falling behind on post-Grenfell safety

Katherine Metcalfe compares building safety regulations north and south of the border. The UK gov ...

Published 24 February 2020

MPs to debate cash retentions in construction

The issue of cash retentions in construction is to be debated at Westminster this week. Kilmarnoc ...

Published 24 February 2020

Support for skills ‘now more important than ever’, warns SNIPEF

Scotland’s leading trade body for plumbing and heating professionals has renewed its call for ...

Published 24 February 2020

Plans submitted to renovate Strathmartine Hospital

Chamberlain Bell Developments has submitted plans to Angus Council to fully restore the listed build ...

Published 24 February 2020

Viable sites sought for Aberdeen City Council housing programme

Aberdeen City Council is inviting landowners and developers have been invited to register their inte ...

Published 24 February 2020

Report highlights energy potential of Scotland's parks

The untapped energy potential from Scotland’s parks and greenspaces could provide low carbon h ...

Published 24 February 2020

CHAP completes Scalloway Fish Market ahead of schedule

Shetland Islands Council has taken possession of the new Scalloway Fish Market. Constructed by CH ...

Published 24 February 2020

Aberdeen bakery to make way for new flats

Development firm Cater Group has unveiled plans for new apartments on the site of a former bakery in ...

Published 24 February 2020

Building Briefs – February 24th

New retirement homes open in Newton Mearns A new phase of retirement homes officially opened la ...

Published 24 February 2020

And finally... Architecture students to create designs linked to Pittenweem tidal pool restoration

Stage 1 Architecture students at The Glasgow School of Art are to undertake a project linked to the ...

Published 24 February 2020

Prison sentence for consultant who supplied fake building warrant

A construction consultant who supplied a fake building warrant to a Dunfermline man having his home ...

Published 21 February 2020

Ministers refuse planning permission for Coul Links golf course

Plans to build a championship golf course at Coul Links in the Highlands have been refused planning ...

Published 21 February 2020