Category Archives: News

Youth Group paint their way around Peebles

An exciting mural project has been taking shape on the fence that surrounds the vacant site of the former Tweedbridge Court. Eildon Housing Association and Hart Builders Ltd have been working in partnership with the Peebles youth led organisation Tweeddale Youth Action, and local artists Ross MacRae and Michael Jessing, to recreate local landmarks from… Continue Reading

Meet Our Modern Apprentices

As part of Scottish Modern Apprentice Week 2019, meet our two modern apprentices James and Owen. “I’m 6-months into my post at Eildon Housing Association undertaking a Modern Apprenticeship as a Finance Assistant. I am studying a level two AAT qualification and decided to undertake an apprenticeship to gain valuable experience on the job, whilst… Continue Reading

Our Power – Important Announcement

We were sad to learn that Our Power Energy Supply Ltd has now ceased trading. We know that some of our customers will be affected by this so want to offer some reassurance from Ofgem, the energy regulator. Firstly, Ofgem has just appointed Utilita as the new supplier for Our Power customers and is currently… Continue Reading

Eildon Housing Association gives donation to Kelso Men’s Shed

Photo L to R: Secretary of Kelso Men’s Shed John Bassett, Alastair Summerhill, Marnie McVitie from Eildon Eildon Housing Association was delighted to give support to the newly opened Men’s Shed in Kelso, by donating 4 personal computers and cupboards which had become excess to the organisation’s requirements. Eildon’s Chief Executive, Nile Istephan, commented, ‘As… Continue Reading

New figures underline huge need for affordable housing in Peebles

Demand for homes in the Peebles area has seen Eildon Housing Association (Eildon) receive an average of 32 bids per property over the past three years. More than 77 per cent of the homes were allocated to applicants living within a 10-mile radius of the town – underlining the scale of demand for affordable housing… Continue Reading

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