The 5th anniversary of the official opening of the Borders Railway on September 9th 2015 has been commemorated with a brand new 5 DVD box set featuring a documentary looking back at the last five years and looking to the future with a possible extension to Carlisle:
The Borders Railway reopened to passengers on the 6th September, 2015. Three days later, on the 9th September, the line was officially opened by the Queen.
To mark the anniversary, BBC News published this article about the impact of the Borders Railway on the village of Stow! We’re delighted that one of our board members, Grace Murray, was interviewed for the article, and our Station House project got a mention, too! […]
Station House Covid-19 update – June 2020 A bit of good news! Swintons, our building contractor, will be starting back on site on Monday 15 June. Please be aware that there will be some extra traffic around, although with social distancing in place we don’t anticipate that it will be a significant increase. It’s too early Read more about Good News![…]
Station House Covid-19 update • Although the building work on the Station House has stopped temporarily because of Covid 19, the SCT Board are continuing to meet regularly. • Our funding for the construction work is secure and we’re grateful to all our funders for their support. We’re working hard to deliver the project within budget. Read more about Covid 19 update[…]
The Stow Community Trust would like to welcome you to our latest Community Meeting: Community Meeting Wednesday 26th 7.30 – 9.00 Stow Town Hall Agenda • Building work update • A new name for the Bar/Kitchen – your ideas needed! • Recruitment of tenant for Bar/Kitchen • The Community Room – making it a Read more about Community meeting – Wednesday 26th February[…]
Community survey 2019: A huge thank you to everyone who completed the recent community survey, canvassing opinion regarding the Station House project. The responses received are helping to shape the plans for the project. Please find a detailed review of the responses below: Question 1 (Answered: 118 / Skipped: 0) Age Question Read more about Community survey review[…]
The Trust are interested in your views on the Station House project. A short questionnaire has been prepared to gather feedback from the community regarding this exciting project. Please follow the link below to complete the survey. https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/GK3ZDTY
Stow Community Trust are pleased to announce that Scottish Borders Council have approved the latest planning application for the Station House. This announcement represents a significant milestone for the project, which has been gathering pace over the past few months. An overview of the plans can be viewed below: Exterior elevations Internal floor plan The Read more about Planning approval granted![…]
Plans to bring the former Stow Rail Station House back into community use have been given a significant boost of over £150,000. Working in partnership with Stow Community Trust, we have been awarded £156,000 from the Regeneration Capital Grant Fund, delivered in partnership between Scottish Government and COSLA/Local Authorities, for the restoration of the facility. Read more about Stow Rail Station House project receives funding boost[…]
The Station House project will be featured on ITV Borders News tonight at 6pm. Reporter Matty Sutton interviews Community Trust members Helen Corcoran, Bob Howarth and Andy Anderson about project progress and recent funding successes.