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Letters: Whitby needs to be on a level playing field

I have read with interest the recent announcements that Scarborough is being developed into a European powerhouse for athletics.

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WIN: Family tickets to The Magical Lantern Festival in Roundhay Park Leeds

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Josh Spence.

‘Kind, caring’ Whitby teenager a cut above above the rest

A Whitby teenager who lost his grandmother and great-grandmother to cancer in just six months is having his long hair cut to help other cancer sufferers.

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Primary school league tables 2017: Yorkshire is worst performing region

Yorkshire is the worst performing region in the country for pupils failing to meet the expected standard by the end of primary school, according to new league tables.

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North Yorkshire Police's highly trained drivers share winter driving tips after crashes

Police in North Yorkshire have been called to a series of weather-related crashes this morning.

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Festival was a real cracker!

Boston Spa Methodist Church’s fourth Christmas Tree Festival got villagers in the festive mood.

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The Magpie Cafe is back on Thursday.

Magpie fire 'was like bereavement, but we're elated to be back' - says Co-owner

More than eight months on from two fires inside the space of 24 hours, the world-famous Magpie Cafe is finally set to open its doors again tomorrow.

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Police name man killed in a crash near Pickering

Police name man killed in a crash near Pickering

A man who died in a crash in North Yorkshire has now been named by police.

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Clampdown on Whitby businesses blocking the pavement

Action is set to be taken against cafes and businesses in town who are unlawfully blocking pavements with tables, boards and other obstructions.

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Whitby Abbey Illuminated.

Could Whitby Abbey be lit up at Christmas?

Whitby Abbey could be illuminated once more over Christmas, if a request from the town council is approved by English Heritage.

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Rory and Pam in the charity hub.

Whitby man raises funds for cancer unit that cared for him

A Whitby duo who starred on TV screens in the blind auditions of The Voice have launched a festive CD to give something back to the Head and Neck Cancer Unit at James Cook Hospital.

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Boxercise fun for youngsters at Seton School, Staithes

Energetic pupils at Seton take on Skip 2B Fit Challenge

As part of Seton Primary School’s focus on health and fitness, they welcomed specialist sports coach, Dave Gibson from Skip2Bfit, for a day of energetic activity.

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Drink driving crackdown leads to 39 arrests in North Yorkshire in just 10 days

Drink driving crackdown leads to 39 arrests in North Yorkshire in just 10 days

Police in North Yorkshire arrested 39 motorists on suspicion of drink or drug driving during the first 10 days of the force’s Christmas crackdown.

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The Book of Forgotten Authors

10 books to give this Christmas

Are you struggling to find the perfect gift for the book lover in your life? Or are a book worm yourself?

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The site in Redcar.

Sirius Minerals completes purchase of harbour facility

The company behind the construction of a £2.2bn mine near Whitby has completed the purchase of land in Redcar to house its water distribution network.

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Police hunt culprits after mobility scooter 'thrown into the sea' in Whitby

Police are searching for the culprits after a mobility scooter was allegedly thrown into the sea on Saturday night.

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Whitby Lions present a �1,000 cheque to Eskmouth Scouts.

Whitby Lions’ pride at Scouts donation

Whitby District Lions presented a generous donation of £1,000 to Marcus Clarkson from Eskmouth Scout Group (Whitby).

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Researchers from the University of Liverpool study mosquito samples at Flamingo Land.

View from the Zoo: Tests will help stop spread of avian malaria

Researchers from the University of Liverpool braved the cold and snow last week to collect mosquito samples from across the site.

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Louise Graydon

Opinion: Arrival of my sister was the best Christmas gift

Snow continued to fall as the 12 year old girl watched the train pull away from Battersby Station.

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