Community Support and Funding

Belhaven Surf Centre gained wide ranging support from the surf and local Dunbar community.

East Lothian Council has supported the project from the start, with specific endorsements from East Lothian Active Schools, Wave Project, East Lothian Area Partnership, Dunbar Community Council, East Lothian Sports development, East Lothian Countryside Rangers, Princess Trust, Surfers Against Sewage, Coast to Coast Surf School, Christian Surfers, Dunbar Surf Lifesaving.

Special thanks to the following who have helped fund this project and make it a reality and supported the building’s construction.

East Lothian Council





Cockburnspath Community Centre

Jigsaw Foundation

and a special thanks to local member of the surfing community Clive Christopherson for his personal contribution and the surfing community at large for their crowd funding support.

And a final special thanks to Mr Swan and Coast to Coast Surf School for the personal and business loans that supported the project from inception to completion.