DCC Minutes March 2018

The main points from the March Meeting are as follows:

Local Priorities Awards have been sent to the Community Bakery and the Dunbar Dementia Support Group.
There are many Town Maintenance issues which have been reported to ELC.
Repairs to Common Good Buildings: ELC intend to make the Corn Exchange wind and watertight, and have also instructed repair […]

Crowdfunding for Dunbar High Street Painting

We now have a Just Giving crowdfunding page for the Dunbar High Street Painting project. Many Dunbar residents have expressed a wish to support this, so now is your chance!
This is a great project which deserves the support of the whole community. The volunteers supply their time for free. Can you help with a donation?
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Dunbar High Street Painting Volunteers

Three of the Shabby tenement buildings in Dunbar High Street are currently being painted by Graham Adams (DCC Councillor and leader of the Christmas Lights team). This is a great effort by Graham and his small team of willing volunteers. This work is made possible by a small grant from the Dunbar and East Linton […]

Area Partnership Public Meeting 26th March

The Annual Public Meeting of the Dunbar and East Linton Area Partnership will be held on 26th March at 1930 in the Bleachingfield Centre. Find out what we did with East Lothian Council Funds last year to make a difference in our Ward. Also, give us your ideas on how to spend £350k of resource […]

DCC Minutes January 2018

The main points from the January meeting are summarised below:

RBS Closure – there was a presentation and discussion about the RBS Branch closure in Dunbar, and the effect this would have on local customers and businesses.
Town Maintenance – many issues have been reported to ELC
Planning matters – Members expressed considerable concern regarding time spent on considering […]

Dunbar Twinning News and AGM

The Dunbar and District Twinning Association is holding its AGM on Thursday 22nd February 2018 at 7.30 pm at the Dunbar Day Centre. Do come along for a social evening and here the latest news of scholarship visits to Lignieres.
Also, see the January newsletter here:
Twinning Newsletter January 2018
 

That’s it for another year!

Our brilliant Christmas Lights Team have been hard at work today taking down the lights into storage. Theye were helped by the usual stalwart volunteers from the RNLI and the Fire Service. Well done to all.

DCC Minutes December 2017

Here are the main points from the December meeting:

The Project Manager gave a presentation about the proposed Neart Na Gaoithe Windfarm which will be 30 Km North of Torness and will have a potential capacity of 450 MW. Work offshore is due to start in 2021.
Three applications for grants from the Local Priorities Fund were […]

Reception for Christmas Lights Team

Dunbar Community Council held a reception in Dunbar Town House last night for the Christmas Lights Team and their families. This was to celebrate those volunteers who had made Dunbar Christmas Lights “Probably the best in the World, and certainly the best in East Lothian”. Graham Adams and his team work throughout the year to […]