Whitby is at the centre of a new digital forum, where anyone can ask for support, make appeals or speak to other businesses.
Every Tuesday evening, organisations and businesses take to Twitter, the online social networking site.
Among those taking part this week were:
La Rosa @larosahotel
Catch the fabulous @Maiatheband here at @larosahotel #whitby 20th April.
Phil Trumper @PhilTrumper
The next Whitby clean up will take place on the 28th of April at 11.30 meet pannett park all welcome
Cecily Fearnley @sweetcecilys
Sorry to plug during #whitbyhour but just a reminder 2 any local businesses who want locally made mini guest toiletries pls give me a shout!
Cliffemount Hotel @cliffemount
Join us for a weekend of ‘Total Wellbeing’ with Diane Youdale – AKA Gladiator Jet-check website for more info cliffemounthotel.co.uk #whitbyhour
Half price travel for local residents on Fri & Sun throughout our 40th Anniversary Year –
Shadows Of The Night @ParanormalEvent
#whitbyhour next month ghost hunt @scarboroughspa exculsive, for more detail go 2 shadowsofthenight.co.uk plz RT @Totallywhitby @whitbyhour
Anna Lupton @CarrHouseFarm
We have some gorgeous Labrador puppies @CuckavaldaDogs looking for loving permanent home. #whitbyhour #TourismTuesday
Paul Verity @Papavictor
We are just on our way out for a couple of drinks and the best harbour views @TheMoon&Sixpence. Recommended.
Any local artists looking for somewhere to display their paintings? Please get in touch #whitbyhour
Station inn, Whitby @Stationwhitby
Live Music every weekend and award winning ales! Everyone is welcome!! #WhitbyHour :)
Whitby Soul Club @WhitbySoulClub
Keep May 18th in your diary for the inaugural #WhitbySoulClub night at The Met. Soul music for Whitby by Whitby in Whitby. #WhitbyHour