hub East Central Scotland

Deputy First Minister marks start of work on new Bertha Park school

Deputy First Minister and cabinet secretary for education and skills, John Swinney MSP, performed a turf cutting ceremony yesterday to mark the official start of works to build a new secondary school at Bertha Park in Perth.

Published 1 December 2017

Perth City Hall and Perth Museum and Art Gallery designers selected

The designers for the revamped Perth City Hall and Perth Museum and Art Gallery have been unveiled following a competitive process.

Published 17 October 2017

Mecanoo approved to lead Perth City Hall transformation

Perth & Kinross Council has formally approved the appointment of Mecanoo to redesign Perth City Hall, despite criticisms over its selection procedure.

Published 17 August 2017

BAM entrusted to bring Perth City Hall back to life

BAM Construction has been appointed by hub East Central Scotland to redevelop Perth City Hall.

Published 2 June 2017

Scotland-wide hub programme supporting over 9,000 construction jobs

The value of community-based facilities under construction across the Scotland-wide hub programme has reached £1.16 billion and is supporting over 9,000 jobs, figures published today by the Scottish Futures Trust (SFT) have revealed.

Published 31 March 2017

£10m investment to transform Perth Museum and Art Gallery

Perth and Kinross Council is to invest £10 million in a major overhaul to Perth Museum and Art Gallery and the creation of a new collection store in the city.

Published 26 January 2017

Work starts on new Stirling Care Village

Key partners involved in the development of the new Stirling Care Village got together to cut the first sods to mark the start of construction yesterday.

Published 24 January 2017

Deputy First Minister visits site of two new Perth & Kinross primaries

The start of major construction works on two new Perth & Kinross Council primary schools was heralded by a visit to each site today by Deputy First Minister and cabinet secretary for education John Swinney MSP.

Published 20 January 2017

BAM makes a little bit of history with museum handover

BAM Construction has handed over Dunfermline Carnegie Library and Galleries to hub East Central Scotland and Fife Council.

Published 16 December 2016

New £35m Stirling Care Village given green light

An innovative new Care Village will be built in the grounds of Stirling Community Hospital following the approval of detailed plans.

Published 13 December 2016

Community infrastructure delivered by hub East Central Scotland tops £500m

Communities across Perthshire, Tayside, Forth Valley and Fife are benefitting from over £500 million of new infrastructure projects delivered by hub East Central Scotland, new figures have shown.

Published 27 September 2016

BAM delivers new Fife community campus

BAM Construction has successfully handed over the new £21.5 million Windmill Community Campus in Kirkcaldy.

Published 20 July 2016

Construction begins on Perth Theatre restoration

The restoration and redevelopment of Perth Theatre is now fully underway as the construction phase began in earnest today.

Published 21 March 2016

Work starts on £28.7m school in Dundee

Work on a £28.7 million replacement for Baldragon Academy in Dundee officially got underway.

Published 1 March 2016

BAM breaks ground at Fife academy project

A ground breaking ceremony has been held by BAM Construction at the site of the new Waid Academy and community hub in Anstruther, Fife.

Published 4 February 2016