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Noughtie nights: the best UK hotels of the decade

Noughtie nights: the best UK hotels of the decade

Sally Shalam has stayed in hundreds of hotels, B&Bs and cottages, witnessing a revolution in hospitality, but which are the best? She picks her top 10 of the decade

A64 and TransPennine rail back on the agenda in Westminster

A64 and TransPennine rail back on the agenda in Westminster

Scarborough Borough Council is continuing to lobby the Government for more investment in the transport infrastructure in this area. Following a successful meeting of the Yorkshire and Lincolnshire All Party Parliamentary Group in November last year, calls for improvements to be carried out to the A64 road to Scarborough and the TransPenine rail route to […]

10 best pubs in North Yorkshire

10 best pubs in North Yorkshire

This article titled “10 best pubs in North Yorkshire” was written by Martin Wainwright, for theguardian.com on Thursday 3rd May 2012 10.47 UTC The George and Dragon, Hudswell Small, friendly and community-owned; you can glow with virtue in this beautiful spot as well as enjoying the locally-sourced food and a pint of Black Sheep or […]

Dead End Road More Of A Priority Than Ruswarp Accident Blackspot

Dead End Road More Of A Priority Than Ruswarp Accident Blackspot

Readers of Real Whitby will remember the horrific accident which occurred on The Carrs, the road which connects Briggswath and Ruswarp. The accident on the 27th January 2012 left Whitby woman Cheryl Jones fighting for her life, after being airlifted to hospital. After a decade of campaigning by local residents, for improvements to be made […]

Whitby Weather, Storms, Snow, Gales And A Power Cut !! Phew What A Day

Whitby Weather, Storms, Snow, Gales And A Power Cut !! Phew What A Day

After 2 weeks of tropical temperatures in Whitby, winter returned with a vengeance today with storms, snow and gales lashing the Yorkshire Coast. The worst of the weather came through the night with Gale Force winds and driving snow hitting the area. Although there was no snow in Whitby itself, the high winds managed to […]

Yorkshire Coast Travel By Steam Train

Yorkshire Coast Travel By Steam Train

Avoid petrol pump chaos with the North Yorkshire Moors Railway It may be April Fool’s Day this weekend, but the huge queues at petrol stations are no joke, which is why the North Yorkshire Moors Railway (NYMR) is encouraging those heading to the Yorkshire Coast to travel by steam train this weekend, using its steam […]

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