Monthly Archives: November 2016

Alison scoops award at TPAS

SBHA’s Tenant Participation Manager Alison Notman and the Rutherford Square Team picked up an award for Tenant Participation at this weekend’s TPAS Conference.

Alison Notman, who has worked with SBHA and its Tenant Organisation, Scottish Borders Tenants

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Hazeldean celebrates 40 years

Amenity housing complex Hazeldean in Galashiels celebrated its 40 birthday last week, with a special party.

Residents enjoyed a meal, followed by birthday cake and tablet, and then entertainment from the one and only Kenny Gunn.



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SBHA fundraisers brave the cold

SBHA staff took part in a fundraising walk / run to raise money for Children in Need on Friday.

As well as the walk, which took place during the staff lunch hour in glorious sunshine and bitter

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Get your finances wrapped up this winter

The Scottish Borders welcomed (or not) the first snow of the season this week, and the Christmas adverts have been on TV for what feels like weeks.

It can be easy to let other financial commitments slide

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Chartered Institute celebrates the best in housing

Scottish Borders Housing Association representatives attended the Chartered Institute of Housing Excellence Awards on Friday night.

While we didn’t walk away with any awards, we were delighted to have been nominated no less than three times.


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New opportunities at Borders College

SBHA’s Employability Adviser, Lita McHale, attended the opening of the new Centre for Business Development at Borders College’s Hawick campus recently.

Paul Wheelhouse MSP officially opened the new Centre, which was also attended by guests from local businesses, Hawick

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