It is only ten days since I published an article highlighting the incompetence and neglect that characterizes the performance of the pilot Whitby Harbour Board and its Chair, Councillor Mike Cockerill (SBC and NYCC), from whom I had hoped to learn the circumstances in which the mast of the Scoresby Monument could have reached [...]
Whitby Town Council has sent a letter of commendation to three local campaigners, in recognition of their services to the town. The letter, dated 19th April 2011, was sent to Tom Broderick, Nigel Ward, and Mrs Wort, and reads: At a recent meeting of the Town Council members asked that their thanks are [...]
Real Whitby would like to thank you for taking the time to visit our website and sign the petition (below) to Save Whitby's Piers. However the piers at Whitby are not the only structures being neglected by Scarborough Borough Council. The list of neglect in our town is endless, so please take a few minutes to [...]
The poor piers of Whitby! Now, through total lack of maintenance, care and attention, it’s not possible to access either end of the iconic twin piers. And Scarborough is to blame. Whitby’s governing town is only 22 miles down the road. It might as well be a million. The needs of the jewel of the Yorkshire coast are constantly ignored. While the coffers are dug into to fix, renew and enhance, the infrastructure, facilities and attractions of Scarborough.