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Whitby West Pier Lighthouse Refurbishment 2015 / 2016

By | 2016-02-25T10:42:50+00:00 February 19th, 2016|Categories: Buildings, News|

Scarborough Borough Council has been awarded £50,000 from the Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG) Coastal Revival Fund to restore the much loved West Pier lighthouse in Whitby. The Sky Scaffolding team Working On Scaffold Around Whitby's West Pier Lighthouse. getting ready For The Refurbishment. Feb 2016   The DCLG described the council’s proposed [...]

Whitby Swing Bridge Closure January 2016

By | 2016-02-03T19:41:45+00:00 January 23rd, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: |

Whitby Swing Bridge will be closed to all pedestrians and vehicles from Monday 25th Jan 2016 at 06:00am until 06:00am on Wednesday 27th Jan 2016 in order to upgrade the control system. Whitby Harbour And Swing Bridge - Whitby Swing Bridge Closed To Public In January 2016 The planned works are an essential upgrade [...]

Whitby Cinder Track Consultation

By | 2016-01-23T10:02:44+00:00 January 23rd, 2016|Categories: Featured, News, Scarborough Borough Council|Tags: , |

Hello Readers Of Real Whitby, A short online questionnaire has been launched today to gather views on the Cinder Track (Scarborough-Whitby Old Railway) and its improvement needs. Please take a couple of minutes to help us by giving your views at: http://www.groundwork.org.uk/Sites/newy/news/cinder-track-survey-newy The Cinder Track restoration project also has a new Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/cindertrack/ with [...]

Whitby Flooded In Torrential Downpour 04-01-2016

By | 2016-01-13T18:07:26+00:00 January 4th, 2016|Categories: Featured, News|Tags: |

Torrential rain caused problems across Whitby this evening (04-01-2016) with many commercial business around town effects. In the town centre the usual problem of blocked drains saw the Bagdale Beck come up into the street as it has done on numerous occasions before. In Sandsend The Hart Inn was flooded with Rain water washing into the [...]

Whitby Skies Lit By Northern Lights

By | 2016-01-23T16:30:14+00:00 December 22nd, 2015|Categories: At Whitby, Featured, Glenns Blog, News, Whitby Photography Glenn Kilpatrick|Tags: |

Buy Pictures Of the Northern Lights At Whitby Here.   Sunday The 20th December 2015 brought an amazing show of The Northern Lights (Aurora Borealis) to the night skies over Whitby. The Lights could be seen from many vantage points around town including Whitby Abbey, The Piers And Captan Cooks Monument. The Northern Lights At [...]

Northern Lights At Whitby North Yorkshire

By | 2015-12-22T23:26:18+00:00 December 20th, 2015|Categories: Featured, News, Whitby Photographs|Tags: , |

Buy Pictures Of the Northern Lights At Whitby Here. The Northern Lights At Whitby North Yorkshire, February 27th 2014 I was sat contemplating a couple of pints down The Board Inn with the lads when I got a message on Facebook from my Freind Ken Oliver who lives down in Hull. Northern lights From sandsend [...]

Lifeboat Fundraisers Asked Not To Collect In Whitby Pub.

By | 2015-12-13T10:33:47+00:00 December 12th, 2015|Categories: Featured, Live Music, News, Pubs|Tags: , , |

Star Inn Whitby Asks RNLI Not to Collect Funds In Thier Pub - First Published June 2015. An uncharitable Whitby pub recently refused a request from the local lifeboat crew to fundraise on their premises. Landlord and lady Jon And Dianne Barlow of The Star Inn on Pier Road were approached by the lifeboat crew during [...]

Glenn’s Blog – Whitby Goth Weekend.

By | 2015-11-29T19:42:01+00:00 November 29th, 2015|Categories: Featured, Glenns Blog, News|

Its not often I use the blog these days, but some things just call for a clearer more elaborate explanation than you can give on social media. I've read on a few occasions on various social media platforms that I am against Goth Weekend. Some people seem to believe they know my mind better than I [...]

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