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Blackburn Partnership Centre

Delivered as part of the £26m Lothian Bundle – a trio of health and partnership centres – the Blackburn Partnership Centre included NHS Lothian as the lead partner, with West Lothian Council jointly involved in the development and in its integrated use. The Centre includes health and council services as well as community services for local residents. Amongts these is a new GP practice, community health centre, dentist, community centre (including sports hall, IT training suite and multi-purpose, early years and young people’s spaces), library, Customer Information Service (CIS) centre, employability service and credit union.

CASE STUDY
Completion Date:

October 2017

Client:

NHS Lothian & West Lothian Council

Tier 1 Contractor:

Graham Construction

Project:

New build Partnership Centre

Value:

£8m

Architect:

Hoskins

Community Benefits

23

Work Placement Days

100

%

Construction work packages awarded to SMEs

222

Pupil/Student Visits

3

Apprenticeships & Trainees

Awards

  • Scottish Property Awards 2019 - Finalist – Healthcare Development of the Year

  • Scottish Property Awards 2018 - Finalist – Public Development of the Year

  • GIA Awards 2018 - Commended - Healthcare Design – Blackburn Partnership Centre

They are modern, welcoming environments and feedback has been positive. Crucially they’re performing well operationally because patients’ needs were at the heart of the design.

Campbell Kerr, Senior Capital Planning Manager, NHS Lothian