Stow Community Trust

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[…]

Stow Community Newsletter

The community newsletter needs new blood to keep it going! We need people who believe in this community, who enjoy communicating and who can give a little time and commitment to take the newsletter to next level. We are holding a brainstorming meeting on Saturday 6th February at 3pm on Zoom to discuss the best Read more about Stow Community Newsletter[…]

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[…]

Board meeting – Monday 30th November

The Stow Community Trust have continued to hold fortnightly board meetings to report on the work of the Trust and itโ€™s members. The key points from the meeting on 30th November are as follows:   1. The Station House project is likely to continue through to March 2021 – we are keeping our fingers cross Read more about Board meeting – Monday 30th November[…]

Annual General Meeting – Wednesday 11th November

Wednesday 11th November 2020, at 7:00 pm  This year because of Covid 19 restrictions the AGM will be held virtually on Zoom. We will send a reminder e-mail to members with the minutes of last year’s AGM, our Annual Report and Annual Accounts two weeks beforehand. All SCT members will be invited to request a Zoom link to Read more about Annual General Meeting – Wednesday 11th November[…]