Dunbar, one of East Lothian’s beautiful coastal towns, has much to offer this spring with a variety of local events that will appeal to many. Why not investigate some of the following events in order to appreciate what this up and coming town has to offer.
Park Run UK
Every Saturday at 9.30am there is the opportunity to participate in the recently established Park Run, which takes place at Hallhill Healthy Living Centre. Park Run UK organise free, weekly, 5K timed runs around the world. They are open to everyone, free, safe and easy to participate in. This is a fantastic community event and something for all the family to participate in, whilst improving their fitness.
Dunbar Pipe Band Contest – Saturday 11th May 2019
This annual event is well worth a visit as there is the opportunity to see the top Grade 1 Pipe Bands compete and also see the Highland Dancers perform a variety of dances including the Highland Fling, sword dance and Sailors Hornpipe. It is held at Hallhill Healthy Living Centre and the mass band finale is something not to be missed.
Coastword - Dunbar’s Festival of Words
This explores the theme Scotland 2019 through discussions, talks and performances with distinguished historians, song writers and writers. It is held in the Dunmuir Hotel during the weekend of the 24th – 26th May and passes can be obtained from the website.
Dunbar is fast becoming a hot spot for property and the recent stats from the ESPC support this. The property market in Dunbar has been very buoyant for the first quarter of 2019. The ESPC have reported a sales volume of 32 properties during this quarter, an increase of 60% from the same period in 2018. The total value of sales was £8,669,295, a 73.5% increase from 2018. The median time to sell has dropped from 39 days to 36 days and percentage sales achieving or exceeding HR valuation has increased from 45% to 65.6%, both of which are very encouraging.
Here at Paris Steele, we have a double window on the High Street, so why not take a look at the super range of properties that we are currently marketing. If any of our available properties are of interest to you, please either call in or telephone Sandra, our Dunbar Property Manager, who will be delighted to assist you. Sandra lives locally and possesses excellent local knowledge and expertise.
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