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Whitby Town Is Falling Down

Whitby Town Is Falling Down

Whitby Town Is literally falling down whilst Scarborough Borough Council stand by and watch. Our beautiful town, loved by so many from across the UK and worldwide, has been subject to underinvestment and a defunct repair and upkeep policy from Scarborough Borough Council that many parts of the towns heritage (our heritage) finds itself on the brink of collapse into the sea.

Recent emails to Real Whitby from local campaigner Tom Broderick have highlighted how dredging may have caused the collapse of the harbour wall piling of the east side harbour close to the swing bridge.

River Esk – Whitby Harbour Frozen Over !!

River Esk – Whitby Harbour Frozen Over !!

December 21st 2010 – View All Our Whitby Photo Galleries Here Over night low temperatures of -10 in Whitby led to the harbour being totally frozen over this morning. Whitby resembled Siberia today when the whole harbour above the bridge was frozen solid. Its now over 30 years since the harbour was frozen like this […]

whitby photography by glenn kilpatrick