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Magpie Recipe: Chilli coconut shellfish

This is the latest fish recipe from the Magpie Cafe in Whitby.

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All smiles on a North Yorkshire Moors Moorland Organisation shoot day.

Grouse shooting season is rated success for economy

With the latest grouse shooting season now officially complete, the local community is reflecting on what was a successful year.

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The Yorkshire postcode with NO cashpoint

The Yorkshire postcode with NO cashpoint

Many of us take access to a free ATM for granted - but in one area of rural North Yorkshire, there are no cashpoints at all.
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Whitby's East Pier extension. Picture by Ceri Oakes.

Replacing East Pier bridge to cost £350,000, with funding yet to be sourced

Plans for the construction of a new bridge between the East Pier and extension have been unanimously approved by the council, but questions remain over funding for the project.

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Revealed: The number of complaints received by each Yorkshire train company in 2017

Revealed: The number of complaints received by each Yorkshire train company in 2017

The Office for Road and Rail has revealed how many complaints passengers made against rail firms in 2017 - and what their biggest gripes were.
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Sandsend beach
picture: Duncan Atkins

RNLI recruiting for ‘best summer jobs’

The RNLI is in search of new recruits to spend the summer working on some of North Yorkshire’s most popular beaches, as applications open for 2018’s beach lifeguards and face to face fundraisers.

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Calendar Girls show returns to Yorkshire

Fern Britton leads cast as Calendar Girls: The Musical heads back to Yorkshire

Casting has been revealed for Calendar Girls the Musical which returns home to Yorkshire following its West End stint, stopping off at Leeds Grand Theatre in August and Hull New Theatre in November.

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Property: Bridgend, Brookside, Iburndale, Sleights, near Whitby, £365,000

Property: Bridgend, Brookside, Iburndale, Sleights, near Whitby, £365,000

Bridgend is a substantial detached stone house with generous gardens located in an idyllic plot on the edge of the North York Moors National Park and close to the coastal town of Whitby.

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Exhibit: Swirling forms of Staithes to ‘provoke the senses’

Exhibit: Swirling forms of Staithes to ‘provoke the senses’

With their swirling forms and sculptural application of fresh and startling colour, Susan Isaac’s paintings appear deceptively loose and free.

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A WHOPPER: The Big Big Camera will be at The National Coal Mining Museum in Wakefield.

How Ian Beesley used one of the world’s biggest cameras to take intimate portraits of former miners

It was while rooting around a storage room that Ian Beesley stumbled across the inspiration for his latest project – a giant camera, 8ft long and 5ft high, one that takes four people to move and which was built to use film that isn’t made anymore.

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Letter: Fantastic night out at the panto in Whitby

Letter: Fantastic night out at the panto in Whitby

I just have to tell you of the fantastic night my mother and I have just had at the Whitby Pavilion for the Apollo Players’ rendition of Sleeping Beauty.

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Months of activities help to raise cash for WHISH

Months of activities help to raise cash for WHISH

Months of fundraising activities by Whitby couple Lieske and Ken Drewery has benefitted local children who are helped by Whitby-based charity WHISH.

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The stylish Absalon Hotel on Helgolandsgade, Vesterbro.

Travel: Keep on running in stylish and cosmopolitan Danish capital

A large chunk of our great continent which has eluded me until now is Scandanavia, so when I took the plunge and decided to visit Copenhagen, in a country thought to be one of the happiest in the world, I couldn’t wait to get there.
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The newly restored Magpie Cafe, Whitby.

Dining Out: The Magpie Cafe, Whitby

After a turbulent year which saw a devastating fire in the spring lead to its closure throughout the main tourism season, the iconic Magpie Cafe in Whitby finally reopened its doors shortly before Christmas.

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Pictures from Whitby Ladies emphatic 14-0 win at home to Durham City in which Emily Webster (above) scored 10

HOCKEY: Whitby hammer 14 goals past Durham City

Whitby Ladies hammered in 14 goals in their first game of the year at home against Durham City.

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Fishburn gloveman Kieran Noble stretches to collect a cross into his box 					               Picture by Brian Murfield

Halley's last-gasp strike keeps Park title bid alive

Fishburn Park defeated Redcar Newmarket 1-0 in a hard-fought encounter to keep their outside hopes of lifting the North Riding Football League Premier Division title alive.

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The Maroons pack drive for the Richmondshire line during their 32-14 win in Durham Northumberland Two on Saturday 								Pictures by Jenny Brown-Wood

Maroons stay second after hard-earned win at Richmondshire

Whitby Maroons travelled to Richmondshire in the hopes of keeping up their promotion charge in Durham Northumberland Two.

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TV Choice: What to download or stream this week

There's a world of entertainment out there - here's some of the stuff you could watch from Saturday January 22
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Chris Hardy's Blues Review

CHRIS HARDY: Shaw Lane display a huge improvement

There was a lot of soul searching done by both management and players last week after the horror show of Lancaster at home.

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Whitby Hockey Club Ladies Emily Webster tormented Durham, scoring 10 goals before a broken finger halted her

Mixed emotions for Emily after hitting 10 goals for Whitby Ladies

It was certainly a case of mixed emotions for Whitby Hockey Club hot-shot Emily Webster as her side hammered Durham on Saturday.

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