New Opportunity: Community Development Worker

Stow Community Trust and Stow Community Council have come together in partnership to recruit a Community Development Worker.  The main duties will be the delivery of a cohesive Community Action Plan for the villages of Stow and Fountainhall through community engagement and consultation.  The Community Action Plan will identify and prioritise our community needs and Read more about New Opportunity: Community Development Worker[…]

Station House Entrance

Stow Station House – In The News!

Great article in today’s Scotsman about the Station House. Well worth a read. Worth mentioning too, it’s the hard work of so many across our community that has made this possible. https://www.scotsman.com/news/transport/historic-stow-station-building-saved-from-demolition-and-turned-into-bar-in-borders-village-with-no-pub-3287110

Tenant Required!

We are now seeking a tenant for the bar/kitchen in the new refurbished Station House at Stow on the Borders line. This is a fantastic opportunity to build your business in this vibrant, popular village with the enthusiastic support of a community eagerly awaiting the opening of their only pub. You can view our recent Read more about Tenant Required![…]

Inside the meeting room

Naming the Meeting Room!

You will have seen this wonderful new space in the update photographs and our recent video – now we are looking for a name for this room! We have opened a ‘slido’ for you to submit suggestions and/or vote for other suggestions. This will be open for ideas and votes until the close-of-play on Saturday Read more about Naming the Meeting Room![…]

View of the eatery

Public meeting – Wednesday 31st March

Things are moving apace and we’re pretty sure that you would like a wee tour of the Station House so we’re holding a virtual Public Meeting on Wednesday 31 March at 7pm – 8.15pm. We’ve pulled together a short agenda that will give you updates on some of the other work that we’re taking forward. Read more about Public meeting – Wednesday 31st March[…]

St Mary's of Wedale, Galashiels Road, Stow

A7 Road Closures: March 2021

Scottish Borders Council propose to carry out carriageway resurfacing works at two locations on Galashiels Road, Stow which will have an impact on access. The proposed scheme will involve the resurfacing of the existing carriageway, localised drainage repairs and resetting of ironworks. The resurfacing works will also include the junction areas of Church Wynd, Station Read more about A7 Road Closures: March 2021[…]

Photograph of stow bikers on proposed pump track site

Pump Track Update

Despite COVID, progress is being made with the Stow pump track project.  The feasibility study is underway. Part 1 of the flood risk assessment has been completed and the flood modelling results are being used to inform the design of the pump track. This week – beginning 4th March 2021 – should see on-site percolation Read more about Pump Track Update[…]

Post-AGM Update

Thanks to all who attended our recent AGM. It was great to get such a good attendance on our Zoom call. The new Board that was elected at the 2020 AGM is as follows: Member Directors: Helen Corcoran, Chair Grace Murray, Vice Chair Martin Ford-Downes, Secretary Eibhlin Mc Hugh, Treasurer Bob Howarth David Montgomery Tom Read more about Post-AGM Update[…]