What has changed in the last 5 years?

In 2009 Sustaining Dunbar carried out a survey to gauge how easy it was for people living in the Dunbar District to: conserve energy, access local food, walk, and cycle or use public transport to get to school or work, work locally and feel connected and know more about what is going on in your area. We are now carrying out a survey to gauge if you have noticed any improvements in these areas.

Click here to fill in this survey.

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The Household Canny Challenge

Spread dunbar.orgThe Household Canny Challenge is the Sustaining Dunbar project funded by the Scottish Government and works to help achieve Scottish Government objectives.

The programme supports households and Schools to reduce their C02 emissions through actions they choose to take such as: draught proofing and insulating their homes/ schools, reducing energy use, generation of renewable energy, growing more of their own food, wasting less food and reusing food waste to make rich compost, reducing waste going to landfill, and changing how they travel to school and work. Continue reading

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Gathering In 2014 :-)

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Belhaven Community Garden Open Weekend

September 27, 2014
10:30 amto12:30 pm
September 28, 2014
12:30 pmto3:00 pm

Come out Saturday morning or Sunday afternoon and pick your own pumpkins and squash. All donations go to buy more seeds and plants for the garden. There is no parking on site but you will find parking on nearby streets. The garden is accessible by wheelchair.

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Transition Network Roadshow at St Andrews

October 10, 2014 9:30 amtoOctober 11, 2014 7:00 pm

image001Transition Roadshow St Andrews is a two-day programme of workshops and exchanges on local community environmental action, taking place at the University of St Andrews on the 10th and 11th October 2014. Transition University of St Andrews are very keen to welcome representatives from community environmental initiatives around Scotland or others engaged academically or practically with community action on sustainability to join in what promises to be a very interesting two days. Continue reading

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