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Fishing: Trenchers to fly flag for Whitby at National Fish & Chip Awards

Trenchers Restaurant is flying the flag for Whitby in the final of the National Fish & Chip Awards - the Oscars of the fish frying industry - which take place in London on Thursday.

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A weather warning has been issued for Yorkshire and the Humber.

Yorkshire weather warning: Met office warns rain, sleet and snow likely to turn to ice

The Met Office has issued a weather warning for Yorkshire and the Humber tonight as temperatures are set to drop.

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Letters: Plastic waste in landfill also needs tackling

Letters: Plastic waste in landfill also needs tackling

In addition to what has already been written about the problem of plastic waste and thoughts about how to deal with this, there is also the need to tackle the recycling of expanded polystyrene and plastic wrapping.

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Magpie Cafe food review .Co owner Ian Robson and Head Chef Paul Gildroy . pic Richard Ponter 180110t

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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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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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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Michael Hodgkins, 48, from Redcar has been jailed.

Drink-driver who mowed down mother-of-five in Whitby is jailed

A drink and drug-driver has been jailed after his car spun out of control in Whitby town centre and mowed down a nurse who suffered devastating injuries, including multiple broken bones.

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This week's high tide times for Whitby.

High Tides - January 20 to January 27

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Michelle Booth, Debbie Holloway, Linden Boushall and Leanne Boot on the stage at Lakeside during the BDO World Darts Championship.

Checkout these Whitby darts fans on TV!

Four Whitby darts fans found themselves on TV when they were interviewed by Channel 4 as part of their annual visit to the BDO World Darts Championship.

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Weather warning: Two more days of snow and high winds expected to batter Yorkshire

Warnings have again been issued by the Met Office this morning as high winds and snow storms are expected to hit Yorkshire again tonight.

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Fyling Hall School. Picture Ceri Oakes.

Council faces pressure over ‘dangerous school junction’

The setup at a junction outside a busy local school has been branded “an accident waiting to happen” by a concerned parent.

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The bridge linking the East Pier to the extension is set to be replaced. Picture: Ceri Oakes.

East Pier bridge set to be replaced, 17 years after it was removed

A historic footbridge linking the landmark East Pier to the pier extension is to be replaced, 17 years after it was first removed.

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Bills are set to rise

Council tax set to soar for Scarborough residents

Council tax payers in Scarborough are facing another hike in their bills.
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Kevan Mason, of Greenhow, walks his dogs across a snow cover field at Greenhow, near Pateley Bridge, North Yorkshire. Picture James Hardisty.

Weather warning: Snow and high winds continue to batter Yorkshire as forecast predicts extended cold blast

The icy blast of snow, high winds and ice is expected to continue today with the Met Office re-issuing its Yellow Warnings for Yorkshire.
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