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Yorkshire holiday accommodation given top marks

Six holiday cottages, B&Bs and guesthouses in Yorkshire have achieved 10/10 ratings from satisfied guests.

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Dining Out: Penny Clare, Newholm, near Whitby

January ..... the aftermath of too many turkey dinners, cheeseboards and chocolate oranges and the time when your buttons suddenly start to pop off and you feel like going dry for a month!

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Amazon is for sellers as well as buyers

Fed up with eBay? Try these four lucrative alternatives for sellers

SELLING your spare junk on eBay is so easy now that many of us give barely a second thought to the alternatives. Yet there is a raft of other online resources that could give you as much, if not more, bang for your buck.

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Video: On this day in 1953: Colourful scenes at Eisenhower inauguration

Video: On this day in 1953: Colourful scenes at Eisenhower inauguration

GENERAL DWIGHT D. EISENHOWER took office as 34th President of the United States today, and in a 20-minute inaugural speech called for good faith among nations to end the cold war.

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Graham Storer

Opinion: Our wonderful bodies!

Has anybody ever said to you that you have a wonderful body? It’s not a chat up line I’ve ever used so I carry no scars.

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Youngsters enjoying archery in one of many activities organised by charity Whitby Hidden Impairments Support and Help (WHISH) group.

Column: A great year for WHISH – and 2017 looks even better!

January is often a time for reflecting on the past year and making plans for the next. At WHISH we have a lot to be grateful for in 2016.

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Whitby Fishing School students, from left: Myles Hatfield, Shaun Topham, Ricky Webster & Jonathon Garrett.

Awesome foursome complete sea fishing course in Whitby

Whitby Fishing School is again celebrating the achievements of four further students, who have successfully completed their Level 2 Diplomas in Maritime Studies – Sea Fishing Pathway.

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Views from the Pews: Make a resolution that counts

Views from the Pews: Make a resolution that counts

Happy New Year to you all.

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Nick Dudding at his man shed

Exhibit: A place for Nick to put his art and soul into

From a man cave at the bottom of the garden overlooking miles of beautiful Esk Valley countryside, artist Nick Dudding is living the dream .

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Yorkshire beach named one of the best in the world

Yorkshire beach named one of the best in the world

Melbourne, Bora Bora, Hawaii - and Robin Hood's Bay?
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Property: The Willows, Low Newbeggin, Aislaby, £395,000

Property: The Willows, Low Newbeggin, Aislaby, £395,000

This lovely property nestles in a quiet rural position towards the end of a long private track, at the side of the River Esk, between Sleights and Grosmont, just outside Aislaby village and around four miles from Whitby.

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On this day in Yorkshire 1954: Weather foils salvage of grounded Hull trawler

On this day in Yorkshire 1954: Weather foils salvage of grounded Hull trawler

Norwegian vessel takes off crew of 20

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Classic board game Monopoly is getting an overhaul this year

Iconic Monopoly pieces face the boot - you could have emoji, dinosaur, duck and penguin as replacements

Traditional Monopoly pieces are facing the axe - but you can vote on what you'd like to see in their place.
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Pictured the houses on Henrietta Street with St Mary's church in the background from the harbour in Whitby,
Picture by Gerard Binks

Views from the Pews: Finding hope in our humanity

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Slideshow: Whitby photos of the year, by Ceri Oakes

From Whitby Regatta to the Boxing Day dip, here is a selection of photos from 2016 taken by photographer Ceri Oakes.

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Nutrition expert and Scarborough News collumnist Donna Peters . 165212a

Column: Lose the festive pounds – try this four-step plan

Eaten too much over the festive period? Well now’s the time to take back control, before those Christmas pounds take up permanent residence.

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Pub folk session tops £5,000 for rescue boat

Pub folk session tops £5,000 for rescue boat

The Tuesday night folk session at the Elsinore pub in Whitby reached new heights, when its fundraising for the Runswick Bay Rescue Boat topped a magical £5,000.

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You don't have to live in a built-up area to get fibre broadband - but it helps to be close to one of these cabinets

How fast a broadband connection do you need for Netflix?

HOW MUCH broadband do you need? In the last month, more of us than ever have flirted with streaming TV services like Amazon Prime and Netflix, yet the regulator Ofsted says more than a million homes are still unable to get what it considers a decent internet signal.

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Jane Pottas

Opinion: Robin Redbreasts’ link to Christmas

One night last week, I was surprised and delighted to hear loud, mellifluous bird song at midnight.

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You can track your lost iPhone remotely - if you remembered to active the software.

How safe is your phone from viruses?

COMPUTERS, as everyone knows are breeding grounds for viruses. In fact, they’re the high-tech equivalent of standing next to someone blowing his nose in a crowded train carriage. That’s why you should never use one without protective software installed.

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