Facilities

The following facilities are available at or nearby Stichill.

Public Transport

Bus

Service 66 Kelso Earlston circular

Service 66 runs on school days between Kelso and Earlston, via Stichill and Smailholm. This service is operated by Peter Hogg, 01835 863755.

Service 902 (pre-bookable taxibus)

This service only runs if you book it in advance - it will get you to Kelso at approx. 10.00 am and it returns from Kelso Horsemarket at 12.20 pm.

To book, telephone Scottish Borders Council on 01835 826753 Mondays to Fridays between 8.30 am and 4.00 pm. Monday morning journeys must be booked the previous Friday.

Departure times from Stichill can vary, depending on bookings from the other villages on the circuit, so it is advisable to check what time the bus is likely to arrive when you book.

Train

The nearest stations are at Tweedbank (15 miles) or Berwick upon Tweed (25 miles).

Schools

There is no school in Stichill, but we are in the following catchments

Primary

Ednam Primary School

Secondary

Kelso High School

Medical Services

The nearest medical centre is Kelso Health Centre, Inch Road, Kelso

Library

The Mobile library visits the village every three weeks

Other

Full range of facilities and services available in Kelso – less than 3 miles away