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Moors Fire On The Guisborough Road A171

Moors Fire At Ugthorpe On A171

Early afternoon today Fire Appliances from Lythe, Whitby and an Argocat from Kirbymoorside were initially mobilised to reports of a moor fire on the A171 near Ugthorpe. Upon arrival crews discovered a fire measuring approximately 10m by 200m and made up for a further 3 appliances.  Supporting crews from Guisborough, Loftus ...

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Wind Farm Industry At Endeavour Wharfe


Major step towards securing Yorkshire’s Offshore Renewable Energy Centre in Whitby Dalby Offshore Services and Scarborough Borough Council formally agreed Heads of Terms for the long term lease on Endeavour Wharf, Whitby at the meeting of the council’s Cabinet on 17 March 2015. The lease proposals are for the creation ...

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Supermoon At Whitby


The photographs below are by myself Glenn Kilpatrick and my good friend Mike Marshall who is also a keen ameateur photographer. I hope you enjoy the shots, and we would also like to recieve your feedback on them in the comments section at the bottom of this page. What is ...

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Yorkshire Coast Homes – 105 New Homes For Whitby

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105 New Houses For Helredale And St Peters Road Area. Yorkshire Coast Homes (YCH) and Scarborough Borough Council are pleased to announce that a long awaited scheme to build 105 new homes in Whitby can now get under way. The Helredale and St Peter’s Road development proposals have been subject ...

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Tour De Yorkshire 2015 – Coming To Whitby

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Discuss This Topic In Our Forum Here. The inaugural Tour de Yorkshire route takes in places predominantly in areas which missed out on theTour de France as it passed through Yorkshire. Thierry Gouvenou, Tour de France’s Sports Director, who designed the race route, said; “Yorkshire offers so much with its ...

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