The first Galashiels Heartland Awards took place last yearand were hugely successful. As a result, they are being held again in 2024 and you can get involved! The awards showcase and celebrate the very best of Galashiels and district businesses and organisations, as voted for by you! Voting is quick and simple – go to […]
Housing has been identified as a key concern in the Community Action Plan. As a result, Stow Community Trust have launched a local housing survey, developed with the help of South of Scotland Community Housing – SOSCH – and Scottish Borders Council. To take part, visit this link or submit a paper copy (available from […]
The Community Action Plan highlighted concerns about the Royal Hotel site in the centre of Stow. Stow Community Trust are collecting your opinions on what could go on to the site as part of a potential future development. Please let us know what you’d like to see happen on the empty plot. Feel free to […]
COMMUNITY COUNCIL ELECTIONS The Parish of Stow Community Council Election is here! If you would like to help the community and have positive ideas for the future, please stand for the Community Council – places are available for Stow and Fountainhall. The closing date for nominations is 3rd October. You can pick up the forms […]
Nominations are open for the #Stow and #Fountainhall Community Council election. Local residents have until 4pm on Tuesday 3 October to put their name forward to become a community councillor. Find out how you could get involved here. You can download the nommination forms online or pick up a copy at Stow Post Office. Get […]
The next issue of the Stow and Fountainhall community newsletter is now out and will be with you shortly. You can also access a digital copy here. Thanks to everyone who contributed and to the band of volunteers who work hard to bring this to the community.
STOW CYCLE HUB has spaces available on tomorrow’s bike maintenance sessions at the Cycle Hub, from 1000am until 1200 noon Saturday 11 February. Check Facebook for more details, or pop by the HUb at Stow Station.
FINDING OUT ABOUT EVENTS IN OUR COMMUNITY The recent Community Survey highlighted that people would appreciate a single place to go to, where you can find out about what’s happening across our community so Stow Community Trust has created an on-line calendar to let you see what’s going on! If you are a group leader […]
COMMUNITY CONSULTATION FOLLOW UP! Thanks to everyone who came along to the recent Community Consultation result sessions to share further ideas. The Stow Community Trust has been compiling more analysis of the results and are keen to share that with you too through a further couple of meetings – all are very welcome. The meetings […]
COMMUNITY QUESTIONNAIRE – NEXT STAGES A great number of folk have taken the time to complete the Community Questionnaire. This has given a huge amount of information and ideas for the Community Action Plan. The next stage is to share the outputs with you and get your thoughts on what you think our priorities should […]