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Ideas are just the start

Ideas are just the start

NPF3 and SPP - Scottish Government Publishes Key Planning Documents

The Scottish Government has today published the National Planning Framework 3 (NPF3) and the updated Scottish Planning Policy (SPP).

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LChalmers

Bring on Brazil!

What a way to get us in the mood for the World Cup kicking off later this week!  A huge thanks to everyone who participated in the Burness Paull Street Soccer Cup on Friday.  Basking in glorious sunshine at Powerleague Sighthill, 23 teams and over 140 players fought for the title in wonderful sporting spirit and in aid of an amazing cause.

Street Soccer Scotland is a non-profit social enterprise that delivers a range of football related services to socially disadvantaged adults and young people across Scotland

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Burness admin

Construction Procurement: Deputy First Minister Says Yes To Reform

A radical legislative overhaul is underway in public procurement law, with the Procurement Reform (Scotland) Bill having recently received royal assent, and new EU procurement directives set to be adopted into Scottish law by the end of 2015.

In addition to legislative changes, Deputy First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has now officially endorsed the recommendations outlined in an independent review of procurement in public sector construction contracts, signifying the Scottish Government’s support of the proposals.

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