Jimmy Bain Statue Unveiling

Jimmy Bain was a famous rock guitarist who grew up in Dunbar. He died suddenly in 2016, and since then Mark Beattie has been fundraising for a statue and a plaque in his memory. The statue was unveiled last night in a musical and social event at “The Saddlers” in Dunbar.
The statue was fabricated from […]

DCC Minutes August 2017

DCC Draft Minute August 2017
Here are the main points from the August Dunbar Community Council Meeting:

Sue Anderson has resigned from the Community Council and as organiser of Dunbar Civic Week. The Chair expressed thanks for Sue’s valuable service to the community. A volunteer will be sought to take on the task of Civic Week.
A representative […]

Fashion Parade ends Summer’s Cool in Style

The Summer’s Cool program came to an end today when the Dunbar Fashion School kids had their red carpet parade and “Oscar” presentation ceremony. This six week long program was sponsored and fully funded by the Dunbar and East Linton Area Partnership to provide learning opportunites for children in the Dunbar cluster of schools who […]

Summer’s Cool Dudes Surfing and Wakeboarding

As the Dunbar and East Linton Area Partnership Summer’s Cool draws to and end, here are some cool shots of this week’s participants at Coast to Coast and Foxlake. The kids have had a great time, and have made great strides in confidence, team skills, fitness and agility. If you agree that this is a […]

DCC Minutes July 2017

This Month’s meeting was well attended by members of the public and started with two presentations from local developers; the first from CALA Homes about Beveridge Row, and the Second from Gladman re a forthcoming application for Newtonlees. The other main points from the meeting are summarised below:

Sue Anderson was thanked for organising another successful […]

End of Summer’s Cool Week 2

The Dunbar and East Linton Area Partnership Summer’s Cool week 2 ended today with presentation of achievement certificates at Foxlake and a grand finale with Coast to Coast at Belhaven. The kids have loved every minute, and you can see their confidence improve every day.