The road to Whitby: Clarkson on cars, chips and why the BBC wouldn’t go there

Jeremy Clarkson, James May and Richard Hammond were in pursuit of fish and chips as they brought their new show, The Grand Tour, to Whitby.

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A lunch held at the Fishermans' Wife restaurant in Whitby celebrating the ;ives and work of fishing families and those associated with the industry.

Whitby’s fishing families gather for reunion

Retired Whitby fishermen with more than 500 years of seafaring experience have gathered for a unique event in the town’s history.

The trailer for The Grand Tour featuring Jeremy Clarkson

Jeremy Clarkson to shoot new show in North Yorkshire - after what happened last time, what could possibly go wrong?

THE RACE was on today to bag tickets for Jeremy Clarkson’s new motoring show in Whitby.

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Police appeal

Police investigating domestic incident at a Whitby holiday cottage

Reports of a possible domestic incident at a holiday cottage in Whitby are being investigated by police.

Brothers Matt and Chris Shardlow with mum, Zoe.  Pictures: Scott Wicking

Whitby views at the farm that majors on staycations

Who knows where life will lead for Oliver Shardlow? He’s just 10-weeks-old and was the centre of attention in his grandmother Zoe’s arms on the steps of their ice cream parlour and tearooms when I visited Beacon Farm in Sneaton near Whitby earlier his week.

The future of the Post Office is in the spotlight.

YP Letters: Closing post office services hits rural communities hard

From: Mary Harwell, High Street, Hinderwell, Saltburn.

Whitby.   Photo: Ceri Oakes/RNLI

Plan to secure economic future of Yorkshire harbours and ports

A STRATEGY to safeguard the economic future of fishing harbours on the Yorkshire coast are to be drawn up to bring their historic roles into the 21st century.

Robin Hood's Bay

Robin Hood’s Bay embraces smuggling once more as four pubs run dry

A SEASIDE community that was once the smuggling capital of Yorkshire has reverted to type after a licensing mix-up saw four of its pubs run dry.

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Chef Andrew Pern

Starfish: Michelin-starred chef Andrew Pern opens new restaurant in Whitby

WHITBY, famed for its ice cream and fish and chips, will now be the location for a signature restaurant by one of Yorkshire’s leading chefs.

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The Welcome to Yorkshire Scarborough Festival - one reason for the rise in staycations along Yorkshire's coast.

Andrew Vine: Sunny outlook as seaside’s old image is washed away

THERE was one unmistakeable conclusion to be drawn from the crowds thronging Whitby last week.

Forgotten story: A postcard showing HMS Falmouth at sea in 1911. (WD Cocroft/Historic England/PA Wire).

First World War wreck off Yorkshire’s coast brought back to life

A century after it was sunk off the Yorkshire coast during the First World War, HMS Falmouth’s final resting place has been digitally recreated. Chris Bond reports.

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Boulby Mine near Staithes

140 more jobs to go at Boulby - but owners say site is safe for another 40 years

ANOTHER 140 jobs are to be lost at the country’s only potash mine, in the North York Moors National Park.

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Police are asking anyone who recognises this bracelet as their own to contact them.

Bracelet may hold clues to North Yorkshire burglary suspects

Detectives hope that a distinctive bracelet may hold clues to the identities of two men they want to speak to in connection with a spate of distraction burglaries across North Yorkshire.

The annual show organised by the Egton Bridge Old Gooseberry Society in Egton Bridge, near Whitby. Picture: Danny Lawson/PA Wire

My, what a big gooseberry! Scales come out for Egton Bridge’s finest

THEY brought out the scales again today for one of Yorkshire’s oldest and most traditional competitions: the search for the biggest gooseberry in Egton Bridge.

Wanted Scarborough burglar is found in Torquay.

Wanted North Yorkshire man who burgled hotels is found in Torquay

A burglar who was recalled to prison earlier this month has been arrested in Torquay.

French soldiers stand guard near the scene of an attack in Saint-Etienne-du-Rouvray, Normandy, France, in which a priest, aged 84, was killed.

Neil McNicholas: Murder at Mass the greatest sacrilege as France suffers new terror outrage

IT seems just as the moment that every time you switch on the news there’s been yet another outrage – terrorist-related or otherwise – involving the taking of innocent lives through extreme acts of violence.

YP Letters: Time to unlock potential of Whitby and Teesside

YP Letters: Time to unlock potential of Whitby and Teesside

From: Chris Gallacher, Chairman, Ukip Redcar.

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Motorbike rider airlifted to hospital after North Yorkshire crash

A motorcyclist has suffered serious injuries after his bike collided with a car near Whitby.

The rescue drama at Whitby. Picture: Ceri Oakes/RNLI

Whitby lifeboat in fishing trip rescue drama

WHITBY’S lifeboat was called out to rescue a man on a chartered fishing trip after began to suffer from chest pains.


Fishing boat sinks in Whitby harbour after ‘yobs untie rope’

A FISHING trips company is facing a huge financial loss after its vessel Stoney Broke sank in Whitby harbour.

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