It seems that The cliff tops near Whitby Abbey are becoming a popular place for people to take their own lives. This is clearly very sad for all involved, and even those of us not directly effected feel the pain. Recently the Whitby Gazette ran an article under the heading of “Another Cliff Plunge: What […]
Follow in the footsteps of Bram Stoker’s Dracula by climbing the town’s 199 steps (tradition demands you should count them as you go). Starting among a slew of idiosyncratic shops, the steps clamber up the cliffside, slowly revealing more and more of the red-roofed town. At the top you’ll find Whitby Abbey, as decorously ruined […]
This page will be dedicated to Bram Stokers Dracula.
An established arts and film festival in a unique historic coastal setting Mission An International festival located in Whitby to enable local residents and tourists to experience great art and theatre in a unique and inspiring historic location. Locate and establish a base in Whitby for community drop in. For workshop training, TV studio and […]
Whitby has a very diverse and unique history. The images in the gallery below are in some way related to Whitby’s history. You may click on these thumbnails to see larger pictures. If you have any images you would like to display in this gallery then please send them to Glenn at firstname.lastname@example.org. Images sent will be displayed here and will also be offered for sale to site readers with all the proceeds going to the RNLI which is the designated charity of Real Whitby.
Right on the headland, 199 steps up from the cobbled quayside and smack next door to the famous ruined Abbey sits Abbey House. YHA’s new home in Whitby.
The History Of Whitby A new plaque has been erected at the north-east corner of the Donkey Field (Jacky Field). Picture and transcription submitted by Nigel Ward, who has been working with Councillor Tom Brown to achieve ‘Village Green’ status for this historic green space in the heart of Whitby. 1 The interior of […]
Letter And Images Kindly Provided By Nigel Ward Mr Stuart CLARK – SBC Stuart, I attach seven images for your attention, taken at around 2:00pm this afternoon, Saturday 18th September 2010 Collectively, they identify a set of circumstances that I wish to draw to your attention. Namely, that around thirty cars were parked on the […]