The Scottish Building Federation has presented The Princess Royal Trust for Carers with a cheque for £1,600 and has nominated The Trust as its official charity for 2011. Read more
Check out Orbit’s predictions for the outcome of the Scottish Parliament elections on May 5. Read more
New UK GDP figures add weight to calls for Scotland’s politicians to implement a recovery strategy for the construction industry, according to the Scottish Building Federation. Read more
Construction industry bosses have cast doubt on latest official statistics showing the gross value added of the Scottish construction sector rose by more than 11% in the course of 2010 compared to the previous year.
North-east councils may have to cut services if the Aberdeen Western Peripheral Route project overruns. Scrapping the unnecessary Fastlink could safeguard the main ring road and avoid the need for cuts. Read more