East Renfrewshire



East Renfrewshire Good Causes receives latest instalment of homebuilder funding

East Renfrewshire Good Causes has received its second funding boost from its charity partners at Maidenhill.

Published 11 June 2021

And finally... From Busby to Brazil

A new sculpture is set to honour the contribution of Thomas Donohoe, originally from Busby, East Renfrewshire, credited with first introducing football to Brazil in 1894.

Published 9 June 2021

And finally... Peter Pan to live on at Mearnskirk

A beloved bronze statue of one of fiction’s most famous young boys will be reinstated within the grounds of a future housing development.

Published 24 May 2021

Road maintenance investment given green light in East Renfrewshire

East Renfrewshire Council has approved an additional investment of £3 million for roads and pavement resurfacing improvements at 73 sites across the region.

Published 14 May 2021

Views sought on new Giffnock leisure centre plans

East Renfrewshire Council has opened a public consultation ahead of a planning application being made for the development of a new leisure centre in Giffnock.

Published 12 May 2021

Procast to transform disused Barrhead gate lodge into community hub

A new community hub – comprising a cafe, workshop, meeting space, office, kitchen, bike hire point and public toilets – is to be created in a disused public park gate house by Procast.

Published 29 April 2021

Retirement village conversion planned for Caldwell House

Plans have been unveiled to transform Caldwell House in East Renfrewshire into a retirement village.

Published 22 April 2021

CALA Homes unveils new homes at Newton Mearns development

CALA Homes (West) has unveiled the first glimpse of new homes at its Newton Mearns development, Maidenhill.

Published 19 April 2021

Redhurst Hotel to reopen after £3m revamp

The Redhurst Hotel in Giffnock will open in May following a major £3 million refurbishment.

Published 16 April 2021

CCG submits plans for Clarkston care home

Plans have been submitted to develop a 58-bed care home in Clarkston, East Renfrewshire.

Published 1 April 2021

Housing plans rejected in Newton Mearns

Plans submitted by Dickie & Moore Homes to knock down a riding school in Newton Mearns to build 17 flats have been rejected.

Published 26 March 2021

BDP to design new learning and leisure campus in Neilston

East Renfrewshire Council has approved the design for a new learning and leisure campus in Neilston and awarded the contract to BDP’s Glasgow studio.

Published 1 March 2021

Green light for flats conversion of former Giffnock care home

East Renfrewshire Council has approved plans to transform a former Giffnock care home into flats and build more homes on its grounds.

Published 15 February 2021

Bellway to bring new affordable homes to Barrhead

Bellway is to deliver much needed new affordable homes on behalf of Barrhead Housing Association located on Blackbyres Road in the town.

Published 26 January 2021

Barrhead council house build begins

East Renfrewshire Council’s housebuilding project has continued in Barrhead with the progression of work at its Balgraystone Road development.

Published 7 December 2020