16th January 2019 - The Glasgow Guardian

Tree removal begins across campus as redevelopment gets underway

16th January 2019

  Credit Jplenio     Lily Lamb Writer Work is set to begin on several projects involving tree removals on University Place, Dumbarton Way, Dumbarton Road and the interface with Kelvingrove Park throughout the coming months. This is part of the University’s £1 billion campus development framework and in line with consented planning approvals.   ...

SERCO loses bid to house asylum seekers in Scotland

16th January 2019

  Roisin McCann Writer   The multinational service corporation Serco, which faced widespread criticism after entanglement in highly public controversy over intentions to carry out a lock-changing eviction process, has lost its contract to accommodate asylum seekers in Scotland. Contracted by the Home Office to provide housing for asylum seekers, Serco has faced long term ...