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Friday news round-up: 31 March 2017

Catch up with this week's SFHA members' news. 

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WLHP improvements are helping tenants feel proud of their homes

West Lothian Housing Partnership invest in tenants’ futures 

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Tenants say West Lothian Housing Partnership’s (WLHP) home improvements are making them feel proud of where they live.

WLHP, part of Wheatley Group, is well under way on its £1.3 million programme of modernising tenants’ homes. The partnership has just installed new kitchens in tenants’ homes in Blackburn, Boghall and Livingston.

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New Head of Housing for Barony and WLHP

New appointment for Barony and West Lothian Housing Partnership

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Housing associations Barony and West Lothian Housing Partnership have appointed Alex Lamb as their new head of housing.
 
Alex took up her role at Barony and WLHP, which are part of Wheatley Group, earlier this month.

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New community wind farm to fund new homes for social rental

New wind farm in the Scottish Borders will create revenue for association to build 500 new homes over next 25 years.

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A wind farm, developed by a housing association as a means of funding new homes for social rent, was launched and named yesterday (Tuesday 28 March) by Minister for Business, Innovation and Energy Paul Wheelhouse MSP.

The Hoprigshiels community windfarm – which was named ‘Fishermen Three’ – is located near Cockburnspath in the Scottish Borders and is a joint venture between Berwickshire Housing Association (BHA) and Community Energy Scotland. 

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Cairn and ANCHO agree new responsive repairs partnership with Rodgers and Johnston.

Cairn and ANCHO have agreed an exciting new responsive repairs partnership with Rodgers and Johnston.

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Cairn and ANCHO have agreed an exciting new responsive repairs partnership with Rodgers and Johnston.

Cairn and ANCHO are currently exploring the exciting possibility of a constitutional partnership, which would have a total of 4200 homes across 22 local authorities.

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