New mine ‘would be threat to tourism’
Port’s faithful guardian back home
Cat believed to be stolen found 240 miles away
Flying flag for Whitby in beauty contest
Councillors slammed over allowance vote
Drama as sea wall collapses in village’s harbour
A heritage design consultant and a former chief executive officer have been appointed by the environment secretary to serve on the North York Moors National Park Authority.2 comments
The Coastliner service will not be axed from Goathland, Ruswarp and Sleights, to the relief of residents who rely on the buses.1 comment
Tourism would be hit by a whopping £41m loss every year as visitors avoid congested roads and a spoil heap the size of Wembley Stadium, caused by a new potash mine, it is claimed.
Welcomed back like an old friend, Whitby’s lifeboat returned home last week after undergoing major repairs.
The borough council is putting up £50,000 to make sure that an affordable homes project in Sleights doesn’t fall through.
Volunteers with an eye for collectibles or a flair for window dressing are needed for the Saint Catherine’s Hospice shop on Skinner Street.
Seven boats came out to compete in the first of a series of Whitby Yacht Club pursuit races on Saturday.
Mulgrave Cricket Club’s second team started their Eskdale League home fixtures against Grosmont, but were badly hit by first team call-ups, holidays and work commitments.
The first honours board competition of the year, the Grouse Foursomes, was won by Denis Roper and Tam McConville, who produced an excellent nett 62 in this challenging format of alternate shots.
With the first races of the rowing season just round the corner, rowers at Whitby’s Friendship Rowing Club have been fine-tuning their performance with the help of technology.
Following a difficult opening match on the same lake, the draw was made with each member of Whitby Coarse Angling Club hoping for one of the better pegs.
Eskdale Charity Darts League finals and presentation night took place recently at Staithes Club.
Families and country sports enthusiasts are set to flock to Pickering this weekend as the town stages its annual game and country fair.
This weekend the fourteenth Whitby Gospel Music Convention takes place at Whitby Pavilion, and for the first time one familiar face will be missing
The fascinating story of the Romans in Britain will be unravelled when a soldier from 4th century Rome will visit the Whitby Antique and Fine Arts Society to talk about Roman medicine.
The prestigious Fylingdales Group of Artists will show case its work at the Pannett Art Gallery from tomorrow in their 81st exhibition.
A new soul club at The Met in Whitbywill be launched this later this month organised by a music-lover and DJ from the town.
A local clothes shop in Whitby has hosted its most successful charity fashion show yet.
Work began this week on Whitby’s War Memorial as those behind the project gathered to celebrate its construction.
The man who pushed for ‘eyesore’ railings along the sea wall in front of Whitby’s iconic beach huts, has defended the decision saying the council could have faced a corporate manslaughter charge if someone fell over the edge and died.10 comments
Members of the public will get the opportunity to quiz the police about mobile safety cameras next week.
Scarborough’s MP has been ordered to pay back thousands of pounds by the Parliamentary watchdog in profits made on his taxpayer-funded second home.51 comments
Following the death of Gary Manders-Powell on April 30, members of Whitby’s fishing fleet have paid tribute to the young man who ‘always wanted to be a fisherman’.3 comments
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Weather for Whitby
Saturday 18 May 2013
Temperature: 7 C to 11 C
Wind Speed: 20 mph
Wind direction: North west
Temperature: 8 C to 12 C
Wind Speed: 13 mph
Wind direction: North