30 MILES OF NEW RAILWAY
CONNECTING THE SCOTTISH BORDERS, MIDLOTHIAN AND EDINBURGH
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TWEEDBANK IS THE FIRST AND FINAL STOP ON THE BORDERS RAILWAY.
LOCATED AT THE CENTRE OF GALASHIELS, THE STATION WILL BE EASILY ACCESSIBLE
AND WILL ALLOW THE CREATION OF A PUBLIC TRANSPORT INTERCHANGE WITH THE PROPOSED REVISED BUS STATION SITE.
THE NEW STATION AT STOW WILL BE LOCATED NEAR THE CENTRE OF THE VILLAGE AND PRIMARY SCHOOL.
LOCATED AT THE PREVIOUS STATION SITE, THE NEW GOREBRIDGE STATION WILL BE CLOSE TO THE TOWN CENTRE AND PROPOSED NEW HOUSING.
THIS STATION IS NEAR THE NATIONAL MINING MUSEUM. SCOTTISH, A MAJOR VISITOR ATTRACTION AT THE LADY VICTORIA COLLIERY AND CAN BE ACCESSED DIRECTLY FROM THE A7.
CLOSE TO BONNYRIGG AND DALKEITH, THE NEW ESKBANK STATION WILL PROVIDE ACCESS TO THE COMMUNITY HOSPITAL.
SHAWFAIR STATION WILL EVENTUALLY BE AT THE HEART OF A NEW A TOWN CENTRE PLANNED FOR THE SOUTH EAST OF EDINBURGH.
NEWCRAIGHALL IS AN EXISTING STATION WHICH WILL BECOME PART OF THE BORDERS RAILWAY SERVICE.
FIRST OPENED IN 2002, BRUNSTANE STATION IS PART OF THE EDINBURGH CROSSRAIL ROUTE IS LOCATED IN THE SOUTH EAST SUBURBS OF THE CITY.
EDINBURGH WAVERLEY IS SITUATED IN EDINBURGH’S BUSTLING CITY CENTRE. FIRST OPENED IN 1846, THE HISTORIC STATION SERVES 25 MILLION PEOPLE A YEAR AND IS THE SECOND BUSIEST STATION IN SCOTLAND.
With spring finally here, the Borders Railway environmental team is keeping a keen eye on the local wildlife.
A temporary lane closure is required on the A7 later this week to accommodate masonry repair works being carried out on the Lothianbridge Viaduct for the Borders Railway project.
Twenty community groups from across Edinburgh, Midlothian and the Scottish Borders are the latest each to receive a £250 boost to their funding thanks to the Borders Railway and Scottish Community Safety Network (SCSN) community fund.
Stay up to date with the latest project progress milestones and a bit of history.
MORE ABOUT THE PROJECT
The Borders Railway Project will deliver a range of benefits to communities along the route. The line will provide new opportunities for social travel, employment and education as access to neighbouring towns, Edinburgh and the wider railway network is opened up.
Discover the history and keep up to date with the development of the project with our interactive timeline tool.
The Borders Railway is funded by the Scottish Government, with fixed contributions from Midlothian and Scottish Borders Council. The project will be delivered by Network Rail in conjunction with its project partners.
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Hi @FalahillSummit, we will be posting the update plans shortly. We’ll keep you posted.
@sholemmon Hi Shona, sweepers are working to reduce dirt & speed limits in place for safety.
Project teams will be working Fri (8am-6pm) and Sat (9am-1pm). Due to the bank holiday, we will not be working on Mon 21st. Happy Easter!
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