In pictures: Whitby hosts second Krampus run

A CLOVEN-HOOFED Christmas creature led the second Whitby Krampus run as it wounds its way through the coastal town yesterday.


Video: Leeds and Yorkshire wakes up to aftermath of heavy rainfall and flooding

Yorkshire woke up to the aftermath of heavy rainfall and flooding which has deluged parts of the region.

The World War 1 memorial triptych which hangs in St Hildas Church and is need of cleaning to restore its artistry
St Hildas church
Picture by Neil Silk 

Collection box stolen from church at charity concert

Around £900 has been stolen from a church in North Yorkshire following a charity concert over the weekend.

Hull City's Duane Darby opens the scoring at Boothferry Park.

Bygones: The day Duane Darby’s double hat-trick for Hull City created slice of FA Cup folklore

AS Duane Darby wheeled away in celebration after sparing Hull City’s FA Cup blushes at home to minnows Whitby Town with a last-minute equaliser, Terry Dolan could not help but laugh.

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Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May filming The Grand Tour in Whitby.

Council keeps mum over what they did with Jeremy Clarkson’s Whitby cash

The destination of the cash paid by Jeremy Clarkson’s TV show The Grand Tour to set up in Whitby is not being revealed by council officials.

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Scarborough's South Bay

Scarborough’s South Bay fails water quality test

SCARBOROUGH’S South Bay was named today among six bathing spots that have failed to meet even minimum standards for water quality.

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Yorkshire potash mine to create 2,500 jobs after firm secures $1bn funding

A project by Sirius Minerals to build a Yorkshire potash mine is set to create up to 2,500 jobs after the firm secured a total of $1.2bn in funding.

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The proposed potash mine near Whitby

Sirius secures £1bn of funding for Whitby potash mine project

A PROJECT by Sirius Minerals to build a Yorkshire potash mine is set to create up to 2,500 jobs after the firm secured a total of 1.2 billion US dollars (£965 million) in funding.

Blue Bank in Sleights, where a caravan was set alight this morning.

Caravan destroyed in explosion caused by Whitby arson

A CARAVAN has been totally destroyed by a fire which caused a gas canister to explode.

A sea fret envelops Scarborough.

Andrew Vine: Seaside’s colourful characters in black

WE made for an unusual group. Him with his top hat, black ankle-length coat, cane crowned with a silver skull and his partner with a rivulet of fake blood trickling from her eye.

Whitby Abbey is lit up in lights to celebrate Halloween.

Mother of all Halloween displays at the Whitby ruin that inspired Dracula

Whitby Abbey in North Yorkshire has been dramatically lit up to mark Halloween.

Comedian Jimmy Carr rides a jet ski in Whitby harbour during the filming of Jeremy Clarkson's new show, The Grand Tour

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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