UPDATED: Man in hospital following alleged assault

A man is in hospital following an alleged assault in the early hours of this morning.

Christopher Paul Long, 34, of Royal Avenue, Scarborough has been jailed for 15 months.

Scarborough conman jailed over £17,000 fraud of pensioner

A Scarborough man who was part of a gang who conned a 74-year-old woman out of her £17,000 life savings has been jailed for 15 months.


Come on in, the surf’s up in sunny Scarborough

when you think of surfing you probably conjure up images of sun-kissed places such as Bondi Beach, in Australia, or any number of beaches in Hawaii – the undisputed home of surfing.

Scarborough returned to their home town after a decade away on Saturday, playing Sheffield United Under-23s in front of a capacity, 2,070 crowd (Picture: Richard Ponter)

Beadle’s goal proves poignant moment as old meets new in Scarborough return

Football came back to Scarborough on Saturday after a decade in exile.

Spilled paint, trapped animals and steamy showers: A day in the life of North Yorkshire firefighters

Spilled paint, trapped animals and steamy showers: A day in the life of North Yorkshire firefighters

Firefighters in North Yorkshire were called out almost a dozen times during yesterday's day and night shift.
The post office in Hunmanby where an armed robbery is reported to have taken place. Picture: Google

Reports of armed robbery at Hunmanby post office

An armed robbery is reported to have taken place at the post office in Hunmanby.

Scarborough's South Bay. PIC: Rose Habberley

Yorkshire resorts among most popular seaside destinations for railcard holders

scarborough and Bridlington are among the top ten summer seaside destinations for railcard holders, according to new analysis.

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Police would like to speak to these two men in relation to the theft of goods from Newby Service Station.

CCTV appeal following theft of Red Bull from Scarborough service station

Police would like to speak to two men regarding the theft of energy drinks from a Scarborough service station.

Hands up if the Government is doing enough to tackle social mobility...

Robert Goodwill: Better education is key to improving social mobility

EDUCATION is fundamental to breaking the link between a person’s background and where they get to in life. It is our primary tool for opening up opportunity and giving people a chance to go as far as their talents and ambitions will take them.

Powerboats in Scarborough

Powerboat organiser pulls out of Scarborough race

The popular P1 SuperStock Powerboat race in Scarborough's South Bay has been cancelled.
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Is enough being done to protect Whitby from flooding?

YP Letters: Money must be found to repair piers

From: Colin Pyrah, Beckhole, Whitby.

The A64

Police name husband and wife killed in A64 tragedy

North Yorkshire Police has named the married couple killed on the A64 at Welburn, near Malton, last month.

A recent article on postcards has prompted much correspondence from readers.

YP Letters: Postcards get the stamp of approval

From: Fiona Lemmon, Clifton, Maltby, Rotherham.

Fred Perry in action in Scarborough.

YP Letters: Wimbledon legend Fred Perry on Centre Court – in Scarborough

From: Brian H Sheridan, Redmires Road, Sheffield.

Should the A64 between York and Scarborough be dual-carriageway?

A64 to east coast ‘must be upgraded’ as business leaders launch campaign

BUSINESS leaders will today throw their weight behind a major new campaign to upgrade the A64 from York to Scarborough – the region’s most notorious transport bottleneck.

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York's notorious Hopgrove roundabout.

Barry Dodd: A64 highway to holiday hell can be an engine of growth

IT’S become a Yorkshire experience; that trip to the coast that quickly turns into frustration.

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Delays on thje A64 have become all too familiar.

YP Comment: A64 campaign’s new direction. Road dualling’s business case

EVEN THOUGH Transport Secretary Chris Grayling specifically promised extra money to upgrade the notorious A64 during the election campaign, there are no guarantees that this will ever happen.

A171 Whitby Road at Flask

Major accident closes road between Scarborough and Whitby

A major coast route has been closed tonight after a three-vehicle crash.

Scarborough Harbour. 
Picture by Gerard Binks.

Major new plans for Scarborough’s historic harbour – and there could be a fishing boom

A MAJOR new strategic plan for the future of Scarborough’s historic harbour calls for new development opportunities to be explored and indicates that there could be a resurgence in the town’s dwindling fishing industry.

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Should the A64 be dualled from York to Scarborough?

GP Taylor: Jam tomorrow and every day on A64 death trap

IT’S Sunday, 2.45pm, and I have to travel south. I look at my computer to see the state of the traffic on my route. My sat nav has already told me that if I take my preferred route there are significant hold-ups ahead.

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