Free Webspace and Free Support (since 2010)

Since 2010 we have provided free webspace for all kinds of locally based projects. OurLocality is open to anyone, to organisations, clubs, societies and individuals. The free offering has been available on a DIY basis with free assistance for unfunded projects or...

Mixed Use Development at Spott Road

Hallhill Developments have submitted a Proposal of Application Notice to East Lothian Council for Planning in Principle for a Mixed-use Development (Major Application) for land at Spott Road/Kellie Road, Dunbar (behind ASDA and near Dunbear). This comprises Hotel,...

Visitor countries in 2019

The following visitor countries of origin have been transcribed from the one visitor book that covers 2019. There were 613 entries in total. The following word cloud has been generated from these entries.

Appeal for past Dunbar Civic Week Queens

2020 will be the fiftieth anniversary of Civic Week and the 650th anniversary of the award of the Royal Charter to the Burgh of Dunbar. We want to make this year's event special and are anxious to contact as many of possible of the past Civic Week Queens, so do please...

Lend Don’t Spend – The Twelve Days of Lending

Despite my best efforts to cancel Christmas every year, this never seems to happen, much less find even the remotest support from kith and kin. So instead, as in previous years, I am going to spread the message of lending as a way to support to micro enterprises,...

Christmas Exhibition 2019

This year, my pre-Christmas selling exhibition will be on Saturday and Sunday, 30th November and 1st December. My studio at 27 High Street, Dunbar will be open both days from 10am to 4pm. Along with a wide selection of stoneware and porcelain pots from my anagama...

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Free Webspace and Free Support (since 2010)

Free Webspace and Free Support (since 2010)

Since 2010 we have provided free webspace for all kinds of locally based projects. OurLocality is open to anyone, to organisations, clubs, societies and individuals. The free offering has been available on a DIY basis with free assistance for unfunded projects or...

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Coronavirus and the Dunbar Community

Coronavirus and the Dunbar Community

As you will no doubt be all too aware, it's looking like the COVID-19 virus is well and truly with us for the next weeks and months. On a national level it seems the aim is to try to keep the exponential growth in new cases to a rate which does not overwhelm our...

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Flu Clinic Information for Dunbar Medical Practice

Flu Clinic Information for Dunbar Medical Practice

Saturday 3rd October 2020 Only For patients who have received a shielding letter and are aged over 18 years, along with any household members not attending school. Please attend one of the following sessions based on your surname initial: A to D - 09:00 to 10:00      ...

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Presenting the past

Presenting the past

We've made a number of minor adjustments to the presentation of the County and Growing Up pages of the EL4.org.uk website, which seem to make a big difference to the accessibility of those pages, while tidying up some of the page layouts. Since we have your attention,...

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Dunbar’s Mercat Cross

Dunbar’s Mercat Cross

Unfortunately, because of the Covid-19 pandemic and the government restrictions introduced to combat the spread of the virus, the 2020 celebrations planned to mark the 650th anniversary of Dunbar being granted the status of a "free burgh" have been severely...

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History in Lockdown: Postscript

History in Lockdown: Postscript

I started this project as a follow up to the start of the spread of the Corona virus to tell a new generation in Dunbar about the importance of the Royal Charter which created the burgh of Dunbar on 8th February  1370. In March we were considering covis as a threat...

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Protect Scotland App – Beware Contact Tracer Scams

Protect Scotland App – Beware Contact Tracer Scams

NHS Scotland have launched a new test and protect mobile phone app, "designed to help us protect each other, reduce the spread of coronavirus and avoid further lockdowns". The app will alert you if you have been in close contact with another app user who tests...

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Our first ever Social Impact Report is out now!!

Our first ever Social Impact Report is out now!!

Pop the kettle on and settle down for a good read. Our first ever Social Impact Report illustrates our work over 2019-2020. It was great fun to put together, to look at our various projects and to recognise what can be achieved. We are already looking forward to doing...

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PRESIDENTS ANNUAL REPORT 2019/2020

PRESIDENTS ANNUAL REPORT 2019/2020

The 94th Annual General Meeting of the Society was held at Chalmers Memorial Church Cockenzie on 18th. May 2019. The President welcomed 18  members to the meeting. The following obituaries were noted., Sir Hew Hamilton Dalrymple Bt. GCVO, Sheelagh Dowager Countess of...

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Competition Results

Competition Results

We can now announce the Winners and Runners-up! Best Dressed House Winner: Wimbledon Royal Box - Team Anderson Runner-up: Welcome to Sunny Dunny - Cherrytrees Nursery Best Dressed Window Winner: Community Spirit - Jennifer Holland Runner Up: Shop Local - Anna Carpico...

Civic Week Competition Entries

Civic Week Competition Entries

We have had some wonderful entries into the Best Scarecrow, Best Dressed House and Best Dressed Window for Civic Week. There are some great creative efforts here which are a credit to all the families who have taken part. Judging has been very difficult, but the...

We are Back! – Civic Week 2020 Competition!

We are Back! – Civic Week 2020 Competition!

It would be a shame not to mark this year's Civic Week and the 650th anniversary of the Royal Charter in some way, so we are launching a competition for the whole town! With lockdown likely to continue for a while and bored youngsters with little to do get the whole...

Free Online Locally Run Yoga and Pilates Classes

Free Online Locally Run Yoga and Pilates Classes

East Lammermuir Community Council are funding a series of ONLINE health and wellbeing classes to support our community. From the week beginning Monday 11th May, and for 3 weeks, Caroline Foster and Jill Sandford from Spott will offer yoga and pilates classes entirely...