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Transition Scotland: Learning Visit to Sustaining Dunbar Fri 20-Sun 22 Apr

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Bleachingfield Centre

Countess Crescent

Dunbar

East Lothian

EH42 1DX

United Kingdom

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The Transition Scotland Hub invite you and your community group for a Learning Visit to Sustaining Dunbar in East Lothian: 7pm Friday 20 April - 1pm Sunday 22 April
Book at https://ts-dunbar.eventbrite.co.uk

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A Group Visit / Learning Opportunity - exploring Sustaining Dunbar's application of Transition Network principles and practice

Friday 20th April

7pm Join Sustaining Dunbar Pot-Luck Supper Social at Belhaven Church Hall, Belhaven Rd, Dunbar EH42 1NH.

Discussion on a Plastic Free Coastline project, with guest presentation from local Surfers Against Sewage.

Saturday 21st April

Bleachingfield Centre, Countess Crescent, Dunbar, EH42 1DX

9.30-10am Arrivals

10am Welcome and Introductory Session

11am Learning through sharing our stories

1pm Lunch, provided by the Ridge Cafe

1.30pm Learning visits offered to: Backlands Project / Zero Waste Hub / John Muir Birthplace /
European Stone Stacking Event / Dunbar Harbour & Battery etc.

2.30pm Open Space Discussions x 2

4.30pm Closing Circle and reflections

5pm Free time

7-10pm Optional Social Evening / Gourmet Green Supper (v) (Please book)

Sunday 22nd April

10am Optional meeting / activities:

- Transition Scotland Core Group Meeting: interested in shaping the role of the TS Hub? (27 High St, Dunbar, EH42 1EN)
- Work Party at Belhaven Community Garden
- Walks eg. follow the clifftop trail from Dunbar Harbour to Belhaven Beach and John Muir Country Park

1pm Lunch and depart.

Accommodation Options:

Couchsurfing with Sustaining Dunbar members where possible - please register your requirements asap.

Camp: www.meadowhead.co.uk/Belhaven-Home / www.campingandcaravanningclub.co.uk/campsites/uk/eastlothian/dunbar/dunbar

B&B: Springfield Guest House, Belhaven Rd, Tel 01368 862502 / Emmaus Guest House, 4 Newhouse Ter, Tel 01368 863949 / Rowan Cottage, North Road, Tel. 01368 863551

    Self-catering: see: AirBnB or TripAdvisor

    NOTE 1: We hope noone will be prevented from participating due to funding problems - please contact the organisers if you need a bursary / can offer to help organisation of things in exchange for free entry.

    NOTE 2: We hope all travel expenses can be reimbursed through a Learning Exchange Fund. Keep receipts to claim.

    NOTE 3: Please make one booking per participant.
    Supplementary question if you are bringing family / kids.
    No online fees for the two priced items.
    Suggest small donation to couchsurf hosts.

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    Date and Time

    Location

    Bleachingfield Centre

    Countess Crescent

    Dunbar

    East Lothian

    EH42 1DX

    United Kingdom

    View Map

    Refund Policy

    Refunds up to 7 days before event

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