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Something to marvel at! Comic Con comes to Whitby

Something to marvel at! Comic Con comes to Whitby

People were left with something to marvel at as comic characters from around the sci-fi world flocked to the Pavilion, helping to raise vital funds in aid of Cancer Research UK in the process. Whitby Comic Con proved as popular as ever, as enthusiasts...

yesterday, 12:22 in Yorkshire & Humber
 
Goathland Plough Stots recruiting for new dancers

Goathland Plough Stots recruiting for new dancers

For those who are new to Goathland and might wonder why there are people dressed in pink and blue costumes accompanied by musicians, fear not – it’s the Annual Day of Dance. It is the day when the village sword dance team, recognised as having the...

yesterday, 09:08 in Yorkshire & Humber
 
PICTURES: Whitby Christmas Market

PICTURES: Whitby Christmas Market

The festive spirit was in full swing as Whitby welcomed the start of Christmas celebrations over the weekend. The fun-filled events kicked off on Friday with a lantern parade from Pannett Park, led by children from local schools, before the lights...

Monday, 16:48 in Yorkshire & Humber
 
Meet Santa on the railway this Christmas!

Meet Santa on the railway this Christmas!

People ho-ho-hoping to visit the Santa specials on the North York Moors Railway still have the chance to book. Departing from Grosmont, the service will take place on selected dates from Saturday December 2. The popular event brings to life the magic...

Monday, 16:48 in Yorkshire & Humber
 

Seton School pupils plant bulbs to back polio campaign

Children from Seton Community Primary School welcomed members of the Endeavour Rotary Club this week, to support the Purple4Polio Campaign. Since 1985, Rotary International have worked to help eradicate the disease by providing polio immunisation for...

Monday, 08:59 in Yorkshire & Humber
 
View from the Zoo: Target training is essential for animal welfare

View from the Zoo: Target training is essential for animal welfare

This week we will be letting you know how we look after our very cute red pandas and the best time for you to see them when you visit us. We have two red pandas here at Flamingo Land called Tai Jang our female who is five and our male Bai Jiao who is...

Sunday, 19:26 in Yorkshire & Humber
 
A View from the boathouse: Many hours of training for our dedicated crew

A View from the boathouse: Many hours of training for our dedicated crew

The month of October saw Whitby RNLI George and Mary Webb, All Weather Lifeboat Trent Class and Water Priory Inshore lifeboat attend two shouts. The first of these to a report of five people cut off by the tide at Robin Hood’s Bay. The ILB launched...

Sunday, 12:38 in Yorkshire & Humber
 
Letter: Parking zone price increase for Whitby residents

Letter: Parking zone price increase for Whitby residents

So there we have it, after just four years since the introduction of the controlled parking zone in Whitby, the prices for residents and tradesmen will increase due to the scheme not being profitable. Just to remind anyone not aware the scratch cards...

Sunday, 09:33 in Yorkshire & Humber
 
Rhea’s work chosen for prestigious show

Rhea’s work chosen for prestigious show

Whitby artist Rhea Sherriff-Hammond has had her painting No Place, No Plan chosen for a prestigious touring show. The New Light Prize Exhibition, which is running from tomorrow for three months at the Bowes Museum in Barnard Castle, celebrates and...

Saturday, 09:22 in Yorkshire & Humber
 
£140,000 cost of bid to take over fire service

£140,000 cost of bid to take over fire service

A bid by North Yorkshire’s crime commissioner to take over the county’s fire service has come under fire after it emerged more than £140,000 was spent on consultants. Julia Mulligan has claimed £6.6m could be saved over ten years if her office...

Saturday, 06:00 in Yorkshire & Humber
 
‘Look at what we’re doing’: Grayling comes out fighting on Northern transport

‘Look at what we’re doing’: Grayling comes out fighting on Northern transport

Transport Secretary Chris Grayling has come out fighting over his department’s commitment to the North as he insisted the region’s leaders have all the same powers to improve services as their counterparts in London. During a visit to Yorkshire...

Saturday, 06:00 in Yorkshire & Humber
 
Google confirms it will extend ‘digital bus tour’ in Yorkshire

Google confirms it will extend ‘digital bus tour’ in Yorkshire

Search engine giant Google is extending its Digital Garage ‘bus tour’ in Yorkshire to offer people of all ages digital training and advice through free workshops and face-to-face coaching. The firm will be making 15 more stops across South Yorkshire...

Friday, 16:50 in Yorkshire & Humber
 
High Tides - November 18 to November 25

High Tides - November 18 to November 25

WHITBY Whitby's high tide times for this week are: SAT 18 03.31 15.50 5.5(m) SUN 19 04.07 16.24 5.5(m) MON 20 04.42 16.57 5.5(m) TUE 21 05.17 17.30 5.4(m) WED 22 05.53 18.04 5.3(m) THU 23 06.30 18.38 5.2(m) FRI 24 07.10 19.17 5.0(m) SAT 25 07.58 20.03...

Friday, 15:14 in Yorkshire & Humber
 
Magpie Recipe: Hake bites, black pudding & apple puree

Magpie Recipe: Hake bites, black pudding & apple puree

Here is this week’s recipe of the week, courtesy of chef Paul Gildroy at The Magpie Cafe in Whitby. Ingredients 400g hake fillet 400g mashed potatoes Milk for poaching 1 tblsp chopped parsley 1 tblsp chopped chives Salt and pepper Flour and water...

Friday, 12:07 in Yorkshire & Humber
 
Star Wars book could make a Boba two!

Star Wars book could make a Boba two!

A Whitby Star Wars fanatic’s dream of having his book on the space epic film series published is about to come true. Craig Stevens hit the headlines in 2015 when an auction of items from his Star Wars collection led to an unopened Boba Fett figure...

Friday, 09:12 in Yorkshire & Humber
 
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