Published on 12 April 2018
A Dundee community project, created by and for young parents, has been shortlisted for a £50,000 National Lottery grant which could transform the lives and skillset of 30 teenage parent families throughout the city.
Led by Front Lounge, the new ‘Bringing Up Baby (BUBS)’ ‘Kindred Clothing’ project will build the skills, confidence and networks of vulnerable, young families by supporting parents under the age of 20 to design and make clothes, learn new skills and make friends while their children play. Ultimately, it is hoped that those attending will leave with an official accreditation from Dundee and Angus College.
Published on 10 April 2018
Organisers of the World’s first Menopause Festival, currently underway in Perth, have revealed that events have sparked a range of follow-up sessions amongst communities and workplaces across the UK, and further afield.
The next phase of the festival, which kicked off in March, will see two Saturday afternoon events take place at Perth Theatre on Saturday 21 April and Saturday 12 May 2018.
Published on 6 April 2018
Blog for Stephen housebuilders, Perth
A two year extension to the Scottish Government’s hugely successful ‘Help to Buy’ scheme has been announced, with an additional £100M allocated to help around 4,000 households purchase a new build home.
Earlier this week, Housing Minister Kevin Stewart made the announcement, commenting, “Housing is about more than bricks and mortar – we want to provide safe, warm homes, help create a fairer Scotland, and preserve a diverse and more resilient construction sector.”
With funding already in place for 2018/19, the announcement extends the scheme through to the end of March 2021. Crucially, the price cap of £200K will remain.
Published on 6 April 2018
Visitors to Wellgate’s car park in Dundee are to benefit from ambitious upgrading works.
Published on 28 March 2018
Perth housebuilders Stephen have been shortlisted in national housebuilding awards.
The family firm is a finalist in the ‘Private Development of the Year’ (small) category of the Homes for Scotland Awards 2018 for its development at Chapelton, Aberdeenshire.
All shortlisted developments will be visited by judges next month, with the winners announced at the HFS Annual Lunch in Edinburgh on Friday 25 May 2018.
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