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GALA WATER VALLEY TOURS, TICKETS STILL AVAILABLE. The two walking tours starting in Stow on the weekend of the Scottish Borders Walking Festival still have tickets available. The Gala Water History and Heritage Association has developed a new history tour of Stow looking at the village’s many legends and rich medieval history. From the prehistoric […]
HEART OF FOUNTAINHALL The Village Hall is now open again! This popular asset at the heart of the community is now available to hire. #Galawater #StowofWedale #scottishborders The SWI recommence their activities with an open meeting on 8 September then normal meetings on the third Wednesday evening of every month, starting on 15 September.
STOW WALK IT The weekly walks continue in Stow… Remember you can join our Tuesday walk at 12.30 at the Station House for a 45 min walk. It’s a great way to get a break if you’re sitting in front of a computer screen all day or just to enjoy our beautiful countryside. Our Thursday […]
STOW STATION HOUSE TOURS Stow Community Trust invites you to visit the beautifully-renovated Station House and have a look around! SCT Board members will be available to give you a tour on the following dates: Saturday 4th September – 10am – 2pm Sunday 5th September – 10am – 2pm Friday 10th September – 2 – […]
WEDALE TWEETS! Twitter users can now follow a new account for the valley. For news from the Community Council and Community Trust, stories and information about Stow, Fountainhall and the Gala Water Valley, go to @StowOfWedale
NEW HERITAGE TOUR OF STOW LAUNCHES. Gala Water History and Heritage Association have produced a new history tour of Stow looking at the village’s many legends and rich medieval history. Working with the Scottish Borders Walking Festival, the tour will launch on Friday 10 September and will take approximately 2.5 hours. Further information is […]
TOUR OF BRITAIN COMING 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 MAKE OUR […]
Parts of Craigend Road and Cockholm Crescent will be closed for roadworks on Thursday 2nd, Friday 4th and Monday 6th September, 0900-1700. There is no alternative route during the road closure, which is to allow for resurfacing. Information is from the Scottish Borders Council.
Train service cuts being proposed. ScotRail have launched a consultation on proposed service changes on the Edinburgh-Tweedbank line, which would be effective from the May 2022 timetable change next year. The proposals reduce the entire service on the Borders Railway to hourly outside of the morning and evening peak times and cut all through-services to […]
The 2021 Tour of Britain cycling will reach the Galley Water valley on Saturday 11 September. Arriving into Heriot and travelling via the A7 through Stow, this will undoubtedly be a busy weekend! Stow Community Trust are working on a programme of events to accompany the occasion and will be posting updates on their Facebook […]