Peebles Civic Society aims to encourage public interest in the past, present and future of Peebles.

We support local heritage projects and work to promote high standards of architecture and town planning.

If you care about Peebles and the surrounding area, please contact us. Membership costs only £2 per year and your support can make a big difference.

News and Events

Committee Meetings - Cancelled

Due to the ongoing Corona Virus outbreak, the committee meeting that was scheduled for Monday the 16th of March has been cancelled. However, members will continue to work on committee business and deal with planning and other matters via email. If you have any concerns, or would like to contact the committee, please send us an email via the contact page.

Public Meetings Posponed due to Corona Virus Outbreak

The Society's winter programme has been suspended for the timebeing. The talk that was due to take place on Tuesday the 17th has been posponed. However, it is hoped that the talk on "The Peebles Railway Heritage Project" by Robert Bruce will take place at a later date.

Planning Applications

The committee continues to respond to current planning applications and the committee's responses can be seen here.

Objections to matters raised in the 2018 Main Issues Report

The Society has raised a number of objections to matters raised in the recently published Main Issues Report relating to future development in the Scottish Borders. Full details of our objections can be seen here.