Vacancies for Two Council Members

The Dunbar Community Council currently has two vacancies for council members. Applications are invited from residents within the burgh of Dunbar to fill these posts. This is an opportunity to serve the local community and help make Dunbar a better place to live and work.
The primary purpose of a community council is to ascertain and […]

Campaign in Memory of Jimmy Bain

Jimmy Bain was a rock guitarist who grew up in Dunbar and gained international fame with heavy metal groups like Rainbow. Jimmy died last year at the age of 68, and an old school friend, Mark Beattie, has launched a campaign in his memory. Mark is raising funds so that a plaque can be mounted […]

Civic Week Volunteers Meeting

Sue Anderson, the Community Councillor who has organised Dunbar Civic Week for the last few years, invites anyone who is interested in helping to make Civic Week happen to come along to an informal meeting at the Hillside Hotel on Thursday 26th january at 1830. New faces (young or lod) and new ideas are always […]

High Street Winter Lights

The new winter lights, funded by the Dunbar and East Linton Area Partnership, have now been installed at the North end of Dunbar High street, with more to come. Another fine effort by the Christmas Lights team.

What Goes Up Must Come Down

The Christmas Lights Team completed the take down of the lights today, so that is it for another year. Except not quite, as the team immediately started the task of putting up the new Winter Lights. These are LED strings which wrap around the lamposts and will brighten the High Street on dark winter nights. […]

DCC Minutes December 2016

DCC Minutes December 2016
The Main points from the December 2016 meeting were as follows:

Proposed Commemorative Plaque for Jimmy Bain: The DCC was fully supportive of a proposal to commemorate the life of Jimmy Bain, a famous Rock guitarist who grew up in Dunbar.
Police Report: there are ongoing problems with anti social behaviour and petty theft […]