Spitfire a spectacular sight in Whitby skyline

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Aircraft enthusiasts will have been thrilled to catch a glimpse of a Spitfire in the skies above Whitby on Saturday.

All around the country there were celebrations to mark Armed Forces Day and Whitby and Scarborough were no exception.

The Battle of Britain Memorial Flight was the jewel in the crown of a day of events organised by Whitby Town Council.

Brian Murfield captured the fighter aircfaft which was used by the Royal Air Force between the years of 1938 and 1952.