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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Nikki, Sarah, Mia and Allan Summers enjoy the skating rink at the Winterfest Christmas Market at Whitby Pavilion. Saturday 3rd December. w164801h (1)

Nikki, Sarah, Mia and Allan Summers enjoy the skating rink at the Winterfest Christmas Market at Whitby Pavilion. Saturday 3rd December. w164801h (1)