DTA Open Meeting

6:30 pm - November 14, 2023
The Harbour Chapel
10 Victoria Street
Dunbar, EH42 1ET

A meeting for all members of the Dunbar Trades' Association - and non-members who are interested in joining.

The DTA is a membership organisation which represents and promotes local businesses. Recent activities are listed below but we gather twice a year to discuss what work we should undertake on behalf of members, come along and find out more.

For more information email hello@ourdunbar.com



  • A new website and associated “ourdunbar” branding to promote the town 
  • A new digital brochure promoting adventure activities in the area (funded by Visitscotland)
  • A new map which has been delivered to all homes in Dunbar and West Barns area and made available to visitors through local venues
  • Developed two new branded promotions “Shop Local - WIn Local” which runs in December / January and “Spot The Malarky” which runs through July / August
  • Sponsored or offered prizes to major events: Civic Week, European Land Art Festival and the Dunbar Music Festival
  • Funded professional support for Ourdunbar Facebook and Instagram accounts
  • Campaigned against parking charges being introduced in North Berwick (will be rolled out to Dunbar if they go ahead in NB)
  • Represented members at Dunbar Community Council and Area Partnership meetings
  • Been an active partner in the creation of a new Local Place Plan hosting a large event in January 2023 to start the process
  • Met with East Lothian Council and representatives of the large energy firms to discuss potential new renewables projects
  • Taken an active role in the steering group of the Conservation Area Regeneration Scheme
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