YHA Boggle Hole, Fylingthorpe, Whitby, North Yorkshire: hostel review

BOGGLE HOLE YOUTH HOSTEL ROBIN HOODS BAY - YHA hostels have reinvented themselves – and changed almost as much as our writer has in the 20 years since she last stayed in one.

Dracula’s birthplace: how Whitby is celebrating the count’s anniversary

If you stand on the pavement outside the Royal Hotel on Whitby’s West Cliff and look out across the harbour town as the sun goes down, you can pretty much see, in their entirety, the early chapters of Bram Stoker’s Dracula. Turfed out by his landlady, an Irish hack went roaming around Whitby – and turned what he saw into a horror classic. On the 125th anniversary of Dracula’s birth in the Yorkshire town, our writer retraces Bram Stoker’s trail of gore

The Valley Bridge Negligence Saga

The Valley Bridge Negligence Saga a report, by NICK HENDERSON, on the twenty-year saga of the negligence of Scarborough's iconic gateway -

Official: Peter Jaconelli innocent

Official:  Peter Jaconelli innocent The Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC) have cleared North Yorkshire Police of misconduct in the Jaconelli and Savile

“Operation Countryman II” (5): Jaconelli: NYP responds

"Operation Countryman II" (5):  Jaconelli:  NYP responds In my last article on corruption in North Yorkshire Police, I finished with the following

Attempted Termination of Real Whitby: Update

Attempted Termination of Real Whitby:  Update Regular readers of Real Whitby will know that on the 28th of March, Scarborough Borough Council

Whitby Council votes for free speech, “deploring” SBC threats

Whitby Council votes for free speech, “deploring” SBC threats an “In My View” article by Nigel Ward. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ First Published April 2013

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