Scottish Borders



Housing association granted permission to build new homes in Duns

Berwickshire Housing Association (BHA) is to build 29 affordable new energy efficient homes at Sprin ...

Published 16 May 2019

Ogilvie begins Hawick Innovation Hub revamp

Ogilvie Construction has started work on a redevelopment of the Borders College Hawick Campus Innova ...

Published 30 April 2019

Affordable homes planned at historic Galashiels church

Plans have been lodged to demolish a church in Galashiels to make way for new affordable homes. Cub ...

Published 16 April 2019

Ogilvie appointed to Great Tapestry of Scotland visitor attraction

Ogilvie Construction has been appointed to build a visitors centre in Galashiels which tells the sto ...

Published 9 April 2019

Flat plans approved at Peebles hotel site

Councillors have approved plans to convert a historic hotel in Peebles into flats. The former Castl ...

Published 3 April 2019

Jedburgh Campus opens doors to mark one year from completion

The doors of Jedburgh Intergenerational Community Campus were opened to the public as the innovative ...

Published 25 March 2019

Borderlands Partnership welcomes £345m funding commitment

The Borderlands Partnership has welcomed the commitment in the Spring Statement and the announcement ...

Published 14 March 2019

£85m for cross-border growth deal

The Scottish Government has pledged to invest £85 million over ten years in an initiative to d ...

Published 13 March 2019

Central Borders Innovation Park gets City Region Deal funding green light

A major business park which will bring up to 350 jobs across the Scottish Borders and act as a key c ...

Published 5 March 2019

Taylor Wimpey pledges 'robust solution' to Peebles mortar durability issue

Taylor Wimpey has “acknowledged concerns” raised by customers regarding the durability o ...

Published 28 February 2019

Council to submit case for £15m City Region Deal funding towards Borders Innovation Park

Scottish Borders Council (SBC) will next week consider a report on the final business case for the B ...

Published 25 January 2019

Planning approval for affordable Borders homes

Eildon Housing Association has welcomed planning approval for two Borders developments which will pr ...

Published 22 January 2019

Developer succeeds in case against Scottish Borders Council over rescission of missives

Scottish Borders Council has lost a legal battle over the sale of land for a new hotel, restaurant a ...

Published 11 January 2019

Construction jobs boost expected as Scottish Borders Council acquires Lowood Estate

Potentially over 670 jobs will be created with the development of five sites in Tweedbank, including ...

Published 17 December 2018

Scottish Borders grants planning permission for 57 new homes

Springfield Properties has been granted planning permission for 57 new affordable homes in the Scott ...

Published 7 December 2018