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GREEN WOODWORKING DAYS AT WOOPLAW. Stow and Fountainhall folk will all be very familiar with Wooplaw – the first community woodland in the UK set up by Tim Steed in 1987. A beautiful place to visit, it also relies on the hard work and funding from volunteers. There’s a range of events all year round, […]

Community cycle ride, Sunday 7 August

STOW CYCLE HUB: Why not join our community ride this Sunday, August 7th, from Stow to Heriot with a coffee stop at the Macfie Hall community cafe. Remember, ebikes must be booked in advanced (be quick, not many left!) or why not join us on your own bike? We have child seats / child trailer […]

Borders Walking Festival

STOW AND GALASHIELS are jointly hosting this year’s Scottish Borders Walking Festival which is returning even bigger and better than ever! With walks ranging from moderate strolls to climbing the “Gala Alps” – there are walks to suit all ages and abilities. The hugely popular Stow Heritage Walk will be making a welcome return and […]

Foodbank and cooking courses

The Galashiels Foodbank is here to help people who are having problems with affording food in Galashiels and District. Please feel free to contact us on galashielsfoodbank@gmail.com if you are at risk of running out of food. As well as food we are sometimes asked for toiletries. Donations of shampoo, shower gel, deodorants are welcome […]

Welcome to Stow, and welcome to the Stow website.  Here you’ll find everything about the village of Stow and its neighbour Fountainhall.

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We are excited to present our  online guide to Stow and the surrounding area shows general visitor information and points of historical interest. It also marks walking and cycling routes based around Stow. This is an essential guide to a hidden gem of the Scottish Borders.  Download it here www.locus-focus.co.uk/FocusOn/Stow

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