Stow Station House

National Railway Heritage Award Winners!

We’re delighted to announce that the Stow Station House project has won the Network Rail Community Award at the National Heritage Railway Awards! The award is “for the restoration, refurbishment or other improvement of a station of building either by a community group, or for a community use which connects communities and promotes social inclusion.“ Read more about National Railway Heritage Award Winners![…]

View through serving hatch from The Engine Room into the eatery

Station House Update

Thank you to all who visited the Station House in our tremendously popular open days back in September, and to all who gave us feedback, suggestions, and even requests for bookings! In the weeks since, we have been really busy behind the scenes getting the building ready for use. The building was officially handed over Read more about Station House Update[…]

Bike painted in yellow with Stow letters

Updated: Tour of Britain – 11 Sep

TOUR OF BRITAIN COMING TO STOW ON 11 SEPTEMBER – GET INVOLVED! You’ll know from the Tour de France how much fun communities get from being involved and welcoming the huge caravan of cars, vans and, of course, bikes as they sweep through by decorating their towns and villages – now is our chance! Let’s Read more about Updated: Tour of Britain – 11 Sep[…]

Stow Station House

Station House Tours!

SCT invites you to visit the Station House and have a look around! Board members will be available to give you a tour on the following dates: Saturday 4th September – 10am – 2pmSunday 5th September – 10am – 2pmFriday 10th September – 2 – 5.30pmSaturday 11th September – 2 – 5pm No need to Read more about Station House Tours![…]

Garden Market Trail – Sunday 30 May

Why not start Bike Week 2021 with a Cycle Along to the Gala Water Garden Trail Day? The trail will take you to some fun and interesting stalls in gardens in Stow, Fountainhall and Heriot on Sunday 30th May between 10am and 3pm. The stalls will have lots of things on offer including arts and Read more about Garden Market Trail – Sunday 30 May[…]

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![…]

ScotRail train passing Stow with St Mary's of Wedale in the background

Borders Railway Five Years On: DVD Box Set

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:

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Photograph of Stow Station House

Borders Railway: 5th Anniversary

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! […]