Case studies illustrate policy in practice. These case studies demonstrate the wide variety of projects which demonstrate our work towards a more inclusive and environmentally conscious society. If you have a case study to contribute please get in touch via the ‘Contact Us’ page.
Winner of multiple awards, most recently at the Scottish Home Awards for Housing Regeneration of the year, the completion of Phase 4 & 5 at Anderston brings to an end the redevelopment of Anderston as a whole.
Bute Produce is a local community garden on the Isle of Bute. The project raises awareness and understanding of local food production and provides training, volunteering, employment and educational opportunities for the wider community.
In 2012 SPRUCE provided a circa £2m senior debt facility to Dundyvan LLP, a 50/50 private / public joint venture between CBC and Fusion Assets (part of North Lanarkshire Council), to be used for the speculative construction of c.44,000 sq ft of industrial units. This followed enabling ground works that had been undertaken using VDLF investment delivered through North Lanarkshire Council and Fusion Assets.
Starting or growing a business can be challenging, but in rural areas, new enterprises can face additional difficulties, such as poor transport links and digital connectivity. GrowBiz provides free local support and opportunities for rural businesses – with a personal touch – across Scotland.
Jerba Campervans is an East Lothian-based business set up by husband and wife team Simon Poole and Cath Brookes in 2006. Since then, the business has established a reputation as a leading specialist in the luxury campervan conversion market.