Construction work on a brand new secondary school in Falkirk for young people with additional support needs is starting soon after councillors gave the project the green light.
Published 31 March 2016
Falkirk Council has commenced construction of four new speculative industrial units at Abbotsford Business Park at a cost of £1.3 million.
Published 22 March 2016
Falkirk Council has unveiled plans to create a new, environmentally friendly urban quarter under its multi-million pound Tax Incremental Finance (TIF) initiative.
Published 17 March 2016
The Falkirk Wheel is set for a mini revolution as a £1 million programme to revamp and develop new visitor experiences at the world’s only rotating boat lift gets underway.
Published 8 March 2016
A £100 million spending programme designed to improve communities and services has been outlined by Falkirk Council for the next three years.
Published 18 February 2016
A self-employed roofer has been fined after a man fell from the roof of a house and suffered serious injuries.
Published 3 November 2015
Plans for a new headquarters and civic space in Falkirk took another significant step forward after the local authority submitted plans for a new building on the site of the former Westbank Clinic on West Bridge Street.
Published 6 October 2015
Chemicals giant Ineos has revealed plans to build a £20 million headquarters at its Grangemouth site.
Published 18 September 2015
hub East Central Scotland has delivered two refurbishment projects at Falkirk Community Hospital at a cost of £2.9 million that will provide mental health day care facilities, together with an additional community hospital inpatient ward.
Published 30 July 2015
Over £35 million has been invested in schools across the Falkirk Council area over the last five years with more than £24m to be invested over the next three years.
Published 10 June 2015
Falkirk Council’s Local Government Pension Scheme Fund has awarded fund manager Hearthstone Investments £30 million to invest in social and affordable housing in Scotland.
Published 8 June 2015
Traditional building skills have once again been selected to be showcased in Falkirk’s historic town centre next week as part of Scottish Apprenticeship Week.
Published 21 May 2015
Persimmon Homes East Scotland has started work on a 20 acre housing development in South Gyle, Edinburgh and is poised to begin a £17.6 million housing development in Larbert.
Published 10 April 2015
A £4.7 million construction contract for the first phase of the regeneration of Denny Town Centre has been awarded by Falkirk Council to Clark Contracts.
Published 31 March 2015
Published 4 February 2015