Federation News

We have assembled news stories which are related to the construction and building industry in Scotland.

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16th May 2017

New Falls of Shin tourist attraction opens doors to public

A popular Highland visitor centre - once branded the Harrods of the North - has re-opened after being destroyed by fire four years ago – Visit the Scotsman to read more

Plans revealed for new care home in Hazlehead development

Plans for new houses and an 81-bedroom nursing home at a major Aberdeen housing development have been revealed – Visit the Press and Journal to read more

40 new homes for Stobswell welcomed

A new £4 million housing development is to begin in Dundee this July – Visit the Courier to read mor


Labour manifesto will promise to fight ‘unwanted’ Indyref2

Jeremy Corbyn will recommit Labour to opposing an “unwanted and unnecessary” second independence referendum when he launches his party’s general election manifesto today – Visit the Scotsman to read more

Ruth Davidson: SNP guilty of ‘Orwellian’ nationalism

Ruth Davidson has accused the SNP of pursuing “Orwellian” Nationalism in an unprecedented attack on the party as it marks the 10th anniversary of seizing power in Scotland – Visit the Scotsman to read more

Nicola Sturgeon urged to set out Scots currency plan

Nicola Sturgeon is facing calls to set out her long-term plans for the currency which would be used by an independent Scotland – Visit the Scotsman to read more

Sturgeon to use election win to secure seat at Brexit talks

Nicola Sturgeon has said a vote for the SNP would strengthen Scotland's hand over Brexit and allow her to argue for a seat at the negotiating table – Visit BBC News to read more

General election 2017: What polls say three weeks before the vote

It might feel like longer, but it’s now just under a month since Prime Minister Theresa May announced a snap election would take place on June 8thVisit the Scotsman to read more

16th May 2017