Aerial Whitby: see slideshow on our website

Our stunning aeriel photos of Whitby have been published as part of a new slideshow.

Click on to our website where you can see the photos, taken in a helicopter by photographer Andrew Higgins.

We are publishing Andrew’s pictures, and some by freelancer Alan Wastell, every week in-paper as part of our 160th anniversary.

You can see the first-ever Whitby Gazette, produced in 1854, on our website, in downloadable format.

You can also see a compilation of some memorable front pages of the modern era.

What are your memories of the Gazette?

Were you featured as a child, or pictured in the paper for a special event?

Have you a favourite edition of the paper?

Call our editorial team on (01947) 829910 or email