DCC Minutes Nov 2016

DCC Draft Minute( November 2016 (JB)
The main points from the November meeting were as follows:

George Robertson was confirmed as Vice Chair
A letter about our concerns re the Local Plan and the SES Plan has been submitted to ELC
Application for 19 further turbines at Aikengall has been approved. This is said to promise £9.4 m per […]

Dunbar Christmas Light Put-Up

The Christmas Lights Committee and their volunteers are doing a magnificent job today putting up Dunbar’s Christmas lights in very challenging conditions with strong winds and torrential rain. This year promises to have the best display ever, as new cables have been put across the hight street, and many displays have been updated with LEDs
The […]

DCC Minutes Oct 2016

The Main points from the October meeting are as follows:

Formation of the new Community Council: The 10 previous members were re-elected. Stephen Bunyan was re-elected as Chairman, Jacquie Bell as Secretary, and Alasdair Swann as treasurer. Election of the Vice Chair was deferred to the next meeting.
Christmas Lights: Put Up Day will be 06 Nov, […]

Dunbar Parish Church Cemetery

The number of headstones in Dunbar cemetery which have toppled in recent years has caused serious concern.  The problem has been made worse by East Lothian’s budget restrictions reducing the hours available to maintain the cemetery to former standards.  One of the casualties has been the frequency of trimming the grass.  Rather than allowing the […]

Draft Minutes 19 Sep Committee Meeting

The main points from the September 2016 Committee Meeeting were as follows:

Maria Lyle was congratulated on winning 2 bronze and i silver medal at the Paralympics.
Andrew Brown on behalf of Dunbar Rotary proposed to provide bunting and banners for Civic Week.
Steel wires across the High Street for Christmas Lights have been replaced
The Police Report highlighted […]

What’s On East Lothian Website Launched

East Lothian Area Partnerships are pleased to announce the launch of a new database for events and places to visit in East Lothian:
This web address will divert seamlessly to our new customised home page on “The List”.
The List is a nationwide events database and is based in Edinburgh. As part of our contract with them, […]

DCC Draft Minutes August 2016

DCC Draft minutes August 2016
The main points from the Dunbar Community Council Meeting held on 15 August 2016 were as follows:

Steel wires across Dunbar Hight Street to support Christmas lights will shortly be replaced. Work will commence on 29 August and will require closure of the High Street.
There have been reports of youungsters indulging in […]

DCC Minutes July 2016

DCC draft Minutes July 2016   
The Main points from the July Community Council Meeting are as follows:

Dunbar Civic Week had been a success.
The balance of the General Fund stands at £8697.74
Continuing concerns re proposed development at Beveridge Row.
Plans are being made for an October visit to Lignieres.
The 20 mph survey is now complete, and a […]

DCC Draft Minutes May 2016

DCC Draft Minutes May 2016
Here are the main points covered at the Dunbar Community Council Meeting on 16 May 2016:

Civic Week Program: is on schedule with about 30 events in the planned.
Christmas Lights: there are still some concerns over future infrastructure funding.
Police Report: there are still concerns about youth anti social behaviour, shoplifting, and speeding […]