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A great article by Tom Ough for The Telegraph.
How a seaside town in Yorkshire became Britain's capital of macabre.
The Endeavour is coming to Whitby.
An interesting article by Sam Jones for the Whitby Gazette. The replica of one of the most famous ships in the history of maritime exploration is being prepared for a new voyage along the North York Moors coast to Whitby.
Illuminated Whitby Abbey 25 – 31 October 2017
If you plan on being in Whitby at the end of October then you will have the opportunity to see Whitby Abbey Illuminated and aglow with coloured floodlights highlighting the magnificent ruin that inspired Bram Stoker. The use of lighting of different colo
Bram Stoker and his famous Count Dracula.
If you are staying in Whitby you will soon notice that the town is not just famous for its beautiful coastline, fishing heritage, Jet and fossils. You will soon see evidence of a rather more macabre history connected to this pretty coastal town.
A Great Base To Explore The Coastal Wildlife
Shoreline provide great access to Whitby's beautiful coastline and a rich and varied collection of indigenous wildlife.
Providing a Great Base For Learning About Dracula
Bram Stokers Dracula is one of the world's most famous novels and has inspired a multitude of films and books. Discover how Shoreline can offer the perfect location from which to learn more about Count Dracula and the character's
Shorelines Guide To Fossil Hunting!
Read our guide to fossil hunting and learn about some of the items you might find.
Dog Friendly Holiday Cottages In Whitby
Shoreline can offer you a wide range of dog-friendly holiday cottages in Whitby
Short Breaks The Whole Family Can Enjoy
When booking your next family holiday why not look a little closer to home and consider Whitby?
How Whitby has Changed Through the Ages
With a wealth of history dating back to the Vikings, here's a brief look at how Whitby's changed through the ages.
Observing Coastal Birdlife from Your Shoreline Holiday Window
An introduction to the bird life that you might expect to see from your Whitby holiday cottage window.
Don't let the rain dampen your holiday mood
Whitby has lots to offer wind, rain or shine.
Whitbys Famous Ghost Stories and Mythical Tales
With a wealth of folklore, Whitby has more than a few ghost stories to share.
Staycations Are A Great Alternative To Going Abroad
With the cost of overseas holidays steadily continuing to climb, British holiday makers are looking for other options.
A TYPICAL BRITISH SUMMER – What to do on rainy days.
As soon as the schools break up for the summer holidays our beautiful British weather seems to take a turn for the worse. Not to worry if you are staying with us here in Whitby. You’ll still find plenty to do even when it’s raining.
The famous Magpie Cafe is open for Take-aways!
Lovers of the traditional seaside favourite, Fish and Chips will have either eaten at or heard of the famous Magpie Cafe in Whitby. The historic fish and chip restaurant was hit by two fires over the busy May Day Bank Holiday weekend earlier this year.
August is here again and Whitby Regatta is just around the corner.
This year the Regatta is being held on 18th to 21st August, and offers a host of fun and entertainment for the whole family. There’s something to please absolutely everyone over the four days of festivities.
The Star Inn The Harbour opens in Whitby.
The Star Inn The Harbour - Michelin star chef Andrew Pern's new Whitby restaurant is now open for business.
Whitby - A dining destination for food lovers.
An article by Peter Ross, 10th July 2017 for the Guardian.
Why Holiday Cottages In Whitby Are Ideal For A Family Holiday
Why Holiday cottages In Whitby are a popular choice for families
Shoreline Cottages - Making Everyone Feel Welcome
If you're looking for a holiday where you can take the whole family, look no further than Shoreline Cottages. We have a wide range of pet-friendly holiday properties in Whitby.
Rekindle The Romance With Holiday Cottages In Whitby
Here's how to inject some romance into your relationship with a stay in one of Shoreline's luxury holiday cottages in Whitby.
How to Spend a Night-In in Whitby Holiday Cottages
Enjoy a quiet night relaxing in one of Shoreline's Whitby holiday cottages.
Don't Leave Your Dog Home Alone This Christmas
There's no need to leave your dog behind - Enjoy your Christmas break with the whole family, including your pets.
Celebrate Your New Year in Whitby
Looking for somewhere to stay for New Years Eve? Why not pay Whitby a visit?
Christmas Time in Whitby
Come and Visit Whitby this Winter and Enjoy the Christmas Spirit
The Whitby Spring Angling Festival Opens the Fishing Season
The Whitby Spring Angling Festival 2014 is taking place between 5 April and 20 April 2014. The event marks the start of the high sea fishing seasonand attracts anglers from all over the UK.
Scarborough Theatre Welcomes Bigger Acts
With Scarborough sitting so closely to Whitby, it opens up the variety of things to do when visiting the area. Scarborough, like Whitby, is a well-known Yorkshire seaside town with lots to see and do, ranging from seaside arcades, to eating fish and chips
Whitby Prepares For Halloween Goth Weekend
The Goths are coming back to Whitby this Halloween weekend!
Visit the Illuminated Abbey this Halloween
A chance to see the amazing historic ruins shine at night
Whitby To Welcome Blues Festival In October
Music fans are in for a treat as the Blues Festival dates are released.
Are You Ready for the Whitby Regatta?
As perhaps one of the most popular events on Whitby’s entertainment calendar, this year’s Regatta promises to be as equally thrilling as previous years. Seeing and impressive turnout year after year, the Regatta promises to live up to its repu
Young Knights and Princesses Flock to Whitby Shores
Have your children ever wanted to be knights or the round table? Well nows their chance.
Fourth Whitby Lions Beer Festival
Are you a fan of beer, then why not head to Whitby this July.
Soul and Motown Festival Arrives
Soul and Motown Festival Arrives on the Shores of Whitby for Summer of Fun
Whitby To Host Sandcastle Building Competition This Weekend!
Grab your bucket and spade and pit your sandcastle building skills in a host of sandy challenges this weekend.
The Whitby Fishing Festival Starts This Weekend!
A month of competitive fishing starts on Saturday, with up to £10,000 up for grabs!
Captain Cook Museum Recognised As Top UK Attraction
There are few that wouldn’t find the history of Captain Cook fascinating, so it's about time the museum received this great acclaim.
Welcome in Summer at the Beautiful Seaside Town of Whitby
Find out how you can make the most of your summertime stay in Whitby
Whitby Goes Gospel for Major May Convention
With summer on the horizon, Whitby kicks off the fun with a musical festival like no other. The Whitby Gospel Convention looks set the summer off with soul and sunshine.
WIN a Luxury Weekend Break Worth Over £400!
The summer is here, and Shoreline Cottages are offering their Facebook followers the chance to WIN a fantastic weekend break in the beautiful seaside town of Whitby!
Annual Whitby Festivals Return for Fun-Filled Spring on Yorkshire Coast
Whitby comes to life with a month of festivals to welcome in the spring.
Hit Comedy Roadshow to Be Hosted at Whitby Pavilion
Whitby Pavilion hosts 3 class comedy acts to get you in the spring spirits this March.
Whitbys Local Businesses and Railway enjoy £3.4M Seaside Fund
Whitby set to receive government funding to boost popular steam railway service.
Unique Art Collection Available for Viewing and Purchase in Whitby
Rare art collection provides visitors with a once in a lifetime opportunity to view a never before seen exhibition.
Whitby’s Engine Shed to be transformed into Visitor Attraction
Whitby sees yet another historical visitor attraction resurrected and opened to the public as The Engine Sheds sparks back into life.
Whitby to Welcome Year of Horror, Ghosts and Ghouls in 2013
See the New Year in with a fun, spooky weekend - New attractions opening this year, inspired by Whitby’s past.
Welcome in the New Year with a Shoreline Cottage
Enjoy the comfort of a luxury Shoreline Cottage and join in with one of the many New Year’s celebrations taking place in Whitby town.
Revive Your Festive Cheer with Whitby’s Boxing Day Dip
When the weather outside is frightful, does a dip in the sea sound delightful?
David Bellamy Brings Health Festival to Whitby in Time for Christmas
One of Britain’s best loved wildlife enthusiasts, David Bellamy visits Whitby this Christmas.
Santa to Visit Whitby Winter Wonderland
Where does Santa go on holiday? It seems the answer could be Whitby...
Whitby Entices Christmas Shoppers with Free Parking and Charity Concert
With lots happening over Christmas and free parking, make Whitby your selfcatering holiday destination
Whitby – The Perfectly Spooky Halloween Location for All the Family
Find out which spooky events are taking place this Halloween in Whitby
Yorkshire Voted Best UK Holiday Destination
Find out why Yorkshire has been voted the UK's best holiday destination!
Whitby Prepares For Fun-Filled October Fortnight
Three fantastic events over next two weekends! Find out what's happening in Whitby this October.
Large Group Accommodation Now Available
Looking for group accommodation in Whitby? Hall Farm sleeps up to 13, has onsite parking and superb facilities.
A Luxury Hotel Experience With Holiday Cottage Freedom
The latest addition to our luxury holiday cottages, Coach House features everything from internet TV to an all-weather hot tub!
The Bark Endeavour Returns
Returning from Australia, Captain Cooks ship the Bark Endeavour comes home to Whitby.
August Whitby Folk Festival
A round up of this year’s Whitby Folk Festival
What Whitby Has To Offer This September
Make the most of your Whitby visit this September with our events guide.
Whitby In Winter
Frosty coastal walks, seasonally decorated cobbled streets and always a warm welcome, Whitby is a great place to spend a short break in the winter.
May Whitby Goth Weekend
A superb weekend for everyone, Whitby has a long relationship with all things Gothic continues to draw new and returning visitors in from around the country.
Make Your Stay In Whitby A Musical One
A look at the musical acts set to play at Whitby Pavilion this summer.
June 18th is National Go Fishing Day!
Make the most of national fishing day and take a short break in Whitby
Rain Threatened to Dampen Pickering's Modified Car Show
Pickering modified car show is the perfect event for car lovers visiting Whitby.
Enjoy The Jubilee Weekend, Viking Style
Why not enjoy the Jubilee weekend in Whitby and attend the Viking performances at Whitby Abbey?
Making Whitby Holiday Cottages Your Home Away From Home
The comforts of home, combined with luxury furnishings and environment make Shoreline cottages perfect for your next short break in Whitby.
Shoreline Holiday Cottages Guide To Whitby’s Rock Pool Marine Life
With a huge variety of marine life to be found in Whitby's rock pools, here’s a guide to help you identify some.
The Whitby Holiday Cottages Family Nature Trail
A fun Whitby nature trail for you and your family to enjoy!
Whitby Holiday Cottages – The Perfect Base For A Sea Food Discovery
Whitby is the perfect place to discover a world of sea food tastes combined with great accommodation.
3 Recommended Items To Bring When Staying At Holiday Cottages In Whitby
This article suggests useful items to bring with you when staying at holiday cottages in Whitby.
Getting The Most From Your Whitby Cottages Short Breaks
Some useful advice regarding a selection of great places to visit whilst on your Whitby cottages short breaks.
Man's Best Friend Can Accompany You to Holiday Cottages in Whitby
If you want to take your dog on holiday with you, then holiday cottages in Whitby are perfect for you. Here's why taking the dog is a great idea when you're on a domestic holiday.
Whitby Holiday Cottages - Catching And Cooking Your Catch
Staying in a Whitby holiday cottage for your next fishing holiday
Five Must See Attractions When Staying In Holiday Cottages In Whitby
Those booking holiday cottages in Whitby are provided with a base to visit many places of interest and beauty. Here we look at our favourite 5 Whitby based tourist attractions.
Considering Holiday Cottages In Whitby For A Truly Gothic Weekend
If you are looking for something a little different in your seaside holiday, then considering holiday cottages in Whitby can provide you with a taste of the Gothic life.
Tips For Staying In Holiday Cottages In Whitby With Your Pets
If you're thinking about taking your pet on holiday with you this year, consider a stay in holiday cottages in Whitby and read these tips before you book!
LATEST: Whitby looks set for its Sainsbury's store
FULL planning permission for a new Sainsbury's supermarket in Whitby is now likely to be granted after the Secretary of State decided not to challenge a decision borough councillors. (19/10/2010 10:29:57)
North Yorkshire Moors Railway enjoys a trip down Memory Lane
THOUSANDS of people with a love for all things 40s descended on the North Yorkshire Moors Railway for its annual Wartime Weekend celebration. (19/10/2010 09:45:58)
EXCLUSIVE: Johnny Vegas unveiled as football club chief
FYLINGDALES Football Club has signed its biggest star yet. (14/10/2010 14:03:23)
The Whitby film festival screening schedule in full
HERE is the full itinerary of films showing at the second Bram Stoker International Film Festival. (14/10/2010 13:57:28)
THIS WEEKEND: Wear pink for charity at Whitby's Leisure Centre
PINK is the colour to be seen in this weekend, as Whitby Leisure Centre supports Breast Cancer Campaign's Wear it Pink day. (07/10/2010 15:25:54)
Tornado in surprise return to North Yorkshire Moors Railway
THE much heralded A1 Pacific engine 60163 Tornado, pictured right, is to feature at this weekend's Autumn Steam Gala on the North Yorkshire Moors Railway. (30/09/2010 15:41:45)
Whitby actress starring in ITV's new prime time period drama
ACTRESS Joanne Froggatt has swapped her forest green for a housemaid's white cap and apron for her latest TV role. (28/09/2010 07:39:00)
Whitby's Jessica has the X-Factor
SIMON Cowell had better be prepared ... a Whitby singing sensation is wowing the crowds and proving she has the X Factor. (10/09/2010 07:35:06)
Whitby rowing crew prepare for Great River Race lifeboat challenge
WHITBY and district is being urged to get behind a mammoth fund-raising effort in which the historic Whitby lifeboat William Riley will be rowed along the Thames in a bid to raise thousands of pounds for charity. (10/09/2010 07:29:04)
Whitby lifeguard season now finished
LIFEGUARDS from the RNLI ended their summer season patrolling Whitby beach over the weekend. (02/09/2010 12:33:03)
Whitby restaurant's treats help make £1million
A WHITBY restaurant has been helping raise over £1m for charity with some very sweet treats. (23/08/2010 13:27:58)
Whitby's folk week festival drawing to a close
The 45th annual Whitby Folk Week draws to a close today after a fabulous week of live music, song and dance. (26/08/2010 12:27:18)
More New Properties For Shoreline
Whitehall Gardens - a new development of town houses - is the location for two stunning new properties joining the Shoreline portfolio.
Whitby piers £1.8m repairs to take 15 weeks
WORK is expected to take up to 15 weeks to carry out urgent £1.8m repairs to Whitby's east pier extension. (19/08/2010 13:01:22)
Staithes and Runswick Bay prepare for big weekend
Staithes and Runswick Lifeboat stations proudly combine idyllic settings and breathtaking displays at their annual Lifeboat Weekend, with the aim of raising thousands of pounds for the charity from this Friday.(17/08/2010 10:41:45)
Whitby Goth Weekend in danger
THE founder of Whitby's Gothic Weekend which has brought millions of pounds to the town fears October's event will not go ahead and the entire festival is in danger of collapsing. (16/08/2010 13:09:26)
Whitby area a haven for strange wildlife
TOURISTS are not the only things descending on Whitby this summer, as these quirky snaps will prove. (12/08/2010 13:51:39)
Blu Ray cinema plan for Whitby
WHITBY Pavilion Theatre will soon have its own cinema. (05/08/2010 14:03:06)
Littlebeck to stage Rose Queen ceremony
A CEREMONY that is more than half a century old will go ahead in Littlebeck on Tuesday when the village's Rose Queen is crowned.(30/07/2010 10:14:19)
BREAKING NEWS: Whitby Swing Bridge open again
WHITBY'S Swing Bridge is finally open again to road users. (30/07/2010 10:47:14)
A £450,000 road work project for Whitby area
WORK has started on a £450,000 project to improve roads in Whitby and district. (26/07/2010 14:31:09)
LATEST - Weekend closure for Whitby swing bridge
WHITBY Swing Bridge will be closed over this weekend and into next week. (21/07/2010 13:53:32)
Hinderwell gala weekend kicks off in village
Hinderwell's Gala week kicks off this Sunday with a fun-filled event running throughout the afternoon at the village's athletics field.(23/07/2010 09:51:56)
Mulgrave Castle opens gardens
MULGRAVE Castle will be hosting an open gardens event on Sunday afternoon to raise much-needed funds for Lythe's new village hall. (15/07/2010 14:05:20)
Whitby landmark's new lease of life
WHITBY'S ancient brewhouse is no longer deemed "At Risk" following a five year restoration project. (12/07/2010 14:52:04)
Whitby third best resort in Which? guide
WHITBY has made third place in the top all-time favourite UK seaside resorts according to new research by consumer champion Which? Holiday. (17/06/2010 11:56:24)
2010 is seeing Shoreline increase its range of properties yet again by now adding Abbey View House - a stunning four bedroom property in Whitby.
Whitby kids help soldiers
YOUNGSTERS from Whitby's Coliseum Kids have been helping troops serving abroad in Afghanistan. (10/06/2010 12:04:10)
Whitby charity shop stalwart awarded MBE
A SLEIGHTS woman has been awarded an MBE in the Queen's Birthday Honours list. (14/06/2010 14:54:54)
Unusual sightseer snapped on Whitby's West Cliff
Whitby is renowned as a tourist hotspot but the town recently welcomed an unusual visitor more comfortable in rural surroundings. (04/06/2010 09:45:07)
Former Whitby lad made a lord
A FORMER Whitby man has been given a peerage by the new coalition government. (04/06/2010 09:42:02)
Michael Portillo set to visit Whitby
Former Conservative Party politician and cabinet minister Michael Portillo is to visit Whitby on Tuesday. (07/06/2010 15:11:21)
Rousing sounds at convention
GOSPEL music fans were in their element at the 11th annual Whitby Gospel Music Convention, which took place earlier this month.(28/05/2010 10:27:05)
Another new property for Shoreline
Shoreline Cottages is delighted to announce the addition of Elder Cottage in Sleights to its growing list of 4 and 5 star properties in and around Whitby.
Whitby park set for 1920s theme
PLANS have been unveiled for the grand re-opening of Whitby's Pannett Park after its extensive £1.4m transformation.(20/05/2010 12:57:09)
Whitby actress stars in new show
WHITBY actress Jo Froggatt has been signed up to star in ITV's flagship autumn drama Downton Abbey. (20/05/2010 13:06:06)
Through the eyes of binoculars a relic uncovered from SS Rohilla
A WHITBY sea tragedy occurring almost a century ago was recalled by the recent presentation to the town's lifeboat museum of an historic pair of binoculars. (10/05/2010 14:52:29)
SLIDESHOW: Gothic weekend keeps its sparkle
WHITBY was full of gothic sparkle as thousands of revellers poured into the town for gothic weekend.(04/05/2010 16:19:29)
Pop svengali hits Grosmont
Legendary music producer and rail enthusiast, Pete Waterman, will be at Grosmont on Monday to help unveil a plaque marking the completion of a new bridge on the North Yorkshire Moors Railway.(16/04/2010 11:12:48)
Whitby Regatta celebrates 170th anniversary
WHITBY Regatta is celebrating its milestone 170th anniversary with a major charity fund-raising event.(16/04/2010 11:24:09)
Extra funding for marina building
Whitby's new marina building is set to get an extra £300,000 of funding to pay for further landscaping on the site. (19/04/2010 17:06:20)
Green's crowned best restaurant in the north
A WHITBY restaurant has beaten off competition from a Michelin starred eaterie to be crowned Best Restaurant in the whole of the north of England. (19/04/2010 17:10:07)
Whitby ready for invasion of scooter fans
TWO thousand scooter enthusiasts will be riding into Whitby this weekend from all over Europe. (02/04/2010)
300-year-old book is restored to former glory at Whitby Museum
AN HISTORIC book on navigation in Whitby Museum has been restored thanks to a donation from the will of a lover of both the town and its museum. (30/03/2010)
EXCLUSIVE: Test run for Whitby park and ride - HAVE YOUR SAY
THE blueprint for how Whitby's long-awaited £2.8m park and ride scheme will work in the town has been revealed for the first time and it is being roadtested today. (02/04/2010)
Snowdrops needed for Whitby beauty
SPRING has sprung and Whitby's Mayfield Road is blooming with crocuses thanks to the efforts of volunteers. (23/03/2010)
Sport Relief comes to Whitby
MORE than 200 people gave each other a run for their money when they took part in the Sport Relief mile on Sunday. (23/03/2010)
Whitby railway men Darren and Roger are Yorkshire pin ups
THE North Yorkshire Moors Railway with fireman Darren Crone and driver Roger Barker on the Sir Nigel Gresley steam locomotive are helping fly the flag for Britain after becoming a poster attraction for British Tourism Week. (19/03/2010)
New look Whitby Hospitality Association revealed
A NEW chairman has taken the helm of Whitby Hospitality Association (WHA) in the wake of the row over Folk Week clashing with regatta. (19/02/2010)
Hundreds turn out to pay last respects to Ian Carmichael
HUNDREDS of people turned out to celebrate the remarkable life of Grosmont actor Ian Carmichael at a service of thanksgiving on Wednesday. (19/02/2010 11:23:10)
Brilliant New Property Added To Shoreline Portfolio
Kipper Cottage on Henrietta Street is Shoreline's latest in a string of newly added properties in Whitby.
Theatre group's joy at £10,000
A GRANT of £10,000 has been made to the Esk Valley's only professional theatre group by the Arts Council. (16/02/2010)
Big year ahead for Whitby Regatta
ORGANISERS of Whitby Regatta have revealed big plans to celebrate the event's 170th anniversary. (12/02/2010 17:44:32)
Young trio of Whitby gymnasts impress Simon Cowell
A TEAM of gymnasts including three Whitby girls managed to impress Simon Cowell during an audition for Britain's Got Talent. (12/02/2010)
Enjoy a taste of Whitby's Jurassic history
A FOUR-million year slice of the Jurassic coast is the theme of a talk being given soon in Whitby. (09/02/2010)
Actor Ian Carmichael dies aged 89
VETERAN British actor Ian Carmichael, who went to school in Scarborough and lived near Whitby, has died aged 89 (06/02/2010 14:34:51)
Intrepid duo begin their Atlantic attempt
TWO Yorkshire rowers have finally set off on a 3,000-mile challenge to cross the Atlantic Ocean after months of practice off the Whitby coast. (08/01/2010)
Daughter's round the world tribute to dad
THE daughter of a Sandsend man who was killed in a plane crash is to embark on a round the world yacht race to honour his memory. (08/01/2010 08:39:33)
Whitby's Grand Turk wanted for ultimate £100m hunt for treasure
A SELF-styled Indiana Jones wants to use Whitby's Grand Turk, Sir Richard Branson and his own detective work to find a lost £100m treasure. (29/12/2009)
VIDEO: Victorian Weekend extravaganza in Robin Hood's Bay
CHRISTMAS spirit was in abundance in Robin Hood's Bay recently when more than 1,000 people took part in the village's festive Victorian Weekend celebrations.(11/12/2009 10:50:48)
Whitby businesses celebrate awards accolades
A HOST of Whitby businesses are celebrating after scooping a series of hospitality accolades. (22/12/2009)
Lisa aiming for top of Kilimanjaro
A WHITBY PE teacher is to test her fitness to the limit when she embarks on a charity trek to the summit of Africa's highest peak. (04/12/2009)
The stars of North Yorkshire tourism
WHITBY'S stars of the region's tourism industry shone on stage on Wednesday night as Scarborough hosted the Moors and Coast Tourism Awards. (27/11/2009)
Pannett's life in spotlight
THE life and achievements of Whitby's greatest benefactor Robert Elliott Pannett will be in the spotlight at a new exhibition at Whitby Museum. (20/11/2009)
QUICK! Vote now to twin Whitby with Florida's Walt Disney World
THERE are only days remaining for people to vote Whitby to be twinned with Walt Disney World in Florida. (20/11/2009)
100,000 signatures, but campaigner concedes Heartbeat is gone
A PETITION to save much-loved ITV drama Heartbeat from the chop has attracted 100,000 signatures from all over the world. (24/11/2009)
Have you got a home for Goths?
WHITBY is gearing to welcome its second influx of Goths this year in what promises to be a bumper line-up of events. (23/10/2009)
Tourism Oscar for Whitby
MORE success for Whitby as a tourist destination came as one of the town's restaurants won an award at Yorkshire's tourism Oscars last night. (20/10/2009 07:11:29)
Bram Stoker Film festival chief aims to put Dracula's Whitby on the map
THE director of a film festival taking place next month is urging the people of Whitby to support his ambitious venture to ensure it becomes the premiere event in the country. (25/09/2009)
Five thousand Folkies set for 140th carnival
FIVE thousand folkies are set to descend on Whitby for the town's annual Folk Week which begins this Saturday. (18/08/2009)
Stranded seal pups rescued
TWO seal pups found on beaches in the Whitby area are being nursed back to health after becoming the first casualties of the common seal breeding season. (14/08/2009)
Town prepares for busiest regatta yet
WHITBY will be busier than ever next weekend with thousands of people expected to descend on the town to enjoy the array of attractions at Whitby Regatta. (14/08/2009)
Bay to fight to keep beachcombing title
RUNSWICK Bay is getting ready to defend its title as the UK's top resort for beachcombing. (07/07/2009)
Goth weekend extra to coincide with solstice
A GOTHIC event is being held in Whitby to coincide with the summer solstice. (19/06/2009)
Top award for historian
WHITBY historian Christiane Kroebel has gained a top award for the quality of her research and publication. (12/06/2009)
'A devoted family man'
"A DEVOTED family man and popular local character" are the words used to describe missing Whitby man Arthur Coakley by his wife. (05/06/2009)
Bottlenose dolphins a rare sight off coast
BOTTLENOSE dolphins have been spotted off the coast at Whitby and an expert has told the Gazette the sighting is relatively rare. (05/06/2009)
Celebrate 50 years of walk
WALKERS in the Whitby area are invited to celebrate the founding of the Cleveland Way 40 years ago with either a lengthy hike or a gentle stroll. (19/05/2009)
Tornado a 'phenomenal success'
THE North Yorkshire Moors Railway has quashed rumours that the iconic Tornado loco is in a poor state of health. (15/05/2009)
Heartbeat stars enjoy night on the tiles
HEARTBEAT stars were out partying in Whitby at the recent goth weekend and by the look of these photos sent to us by a reader, they certainly weren't drowning their sorrows. (15/05/2009)
Tornado steams into the area - VIDEO
The £3m new steam train the Tornado steamed in to the North Yorkshire Moors Railway at the weekend. (05/05/2009 16:57:40)
First Apartment in Scarborough For Shoreline
Shoreline Cottages has been awarded the agency for 106 Locton House in Scarborough.
Cook Museum opens its doors to Canadian VIP
THE High Commissioner of Canada was in Whitby for the first time on Thursday. (05/05/2009)
EXCLUSIVE: Pictures from final Heartbeat filming
THE dismal weather echoed the mood of many of the cast and crew of ITV's Heartbeat as the final scenes of the show were shot in the Whitby area on Friday. (05/05/2009)
Major TV campaign to promote Yorkshire
A MAJOR television campaign to promote the Yorkshire area will be shown on primetime television this Sunday in association with ITV's Heartbeat. (17/04/2009)
Red Arrows to return for Whitby Regatta
THE Red Arrows are to make a roaring return to the coast this summer for Whitby Regatta. (31/03/2009)
Rocky aiming for Apprentice crown
THE son of a former Whitby Town player who fired in the goals for the Blues is hoping to avoid being given the dreaded boot by Sir Alan Sugar. (24/03/2009)
Arts festival hailed a success
A CELEBRATION of the best artistic talent in the Whitby area is over for another year and it has been hailed a success by delighted organisers.(17/03/2009 12:02:07)
Big chance to ride on £3m Pacific Tornado train
STEAM rail enthusiasts can look forward to two special weekends in May when they will have the chance to ride behind the first steam loco to be built in almost 50 years, the new £3m Peppercorn class A1 Pacific Tornado. (13/03/2009)
EXCLUSIVE: New Frank Meadow Sutcliffe pictures revealed
IMAGES never seen before capturing the Whitby area and its characters by renowned Victorian photographer Frank Meadow Sutcliffe have been unveiled. (06/03/2009)
Stakesby House Added To Portfolio
Shoreline Cottages adds yet another superb property to its growing portfolio of superb quality properties in and around Whitby.
More than 10,000 have now signed Heartbeat petition
TEN thousand people have signed a petition in a week to keep Heartbeat on their screens. (10/02/2009)
Delight as Pannett Park project gets £1.4m boost
WHITBY'S Pannett Park has been awarded a £1.4m grant to restore it to its former glory. (13/01/2009)
We're going in!
MORE than 1,000 people cheered on the brave souls who dashed into the North Sea on Boxing Day in the name of charity. (30/12/2008)
Enjoy New Year walk
GET your legs into gear - the Ramblers' Association is holding a festival of walks to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Ramblers Festival of Winter Walks. (26/12/2008)
TV crew in town for Heartbeat
Catch a glimpse of your favourite star
Exhibition to unveil centuries-old stones
An exhibition of ancient stones opens soon at St Oswald's Church in Lythe, thanks to a £50,000 heritage lottery fund grant. (28/10/2008)
More Superb Properties Added
Shoreline Cottages has added two further superbly appointed apartments to its portfolio.
Aled in a one-off show
ALED Jones is to give a one-off concert in Scarborough next month. (08/08/2008)
Whitby Regatta beats the rain to be big success
AROUND 10,000 people flocked in to enjoy Whitby Regatta, despite rain showers and changeable weather. (04/08/2008 15:38:01)
Big Whitby Regatta weekend just a week away
WHITBY Regatta is now just one week away and time is running out to get involved in the action. (25/07/2008)
Fun Lifeboat weekend for thousands in Whitby
THOUSANDS of people flocked to Whitby this weekend to take in the thrills and spills of the town's annual Lifeboat Weekend. (15/07/2008)
Whitby Goth Weekend April 2008- Picture Gallery
Whitby Goth Weekend has been a huge success again. (27/04/2008 12:16:49)
RAF helicopter on exercise in town for third time in a week
CROWDS gathered to watch a mock recue exercise off Whitby's West Cliff beach on Wednesday night which involved Whitby's lifeboat and a Sea King helicopter. (18/04/2008)
Abbey announces its crowd-pulling events
A SERIES of exciting events at Whitby Abbey have been announced for the forthcoming year which will see pirates invading the town once again. (28/03/2008)
Estate agents say 17% rise 'wrong'
THREE of Whitby's leading estate agents have poured cold water on claims by a leading bank that the average house price in the town rose 17% in 2007. (29/01/2008)
Old Sail Loft Is Latest Property Added
Old Sail Loft in Whitehall Landing is the latest property to be put under the management of Shoreline Cottages.
Shoreline Instals SKY FREEVIEW In All Properties
Due to the appalling transmitter problems being experienced in Whitby, Shoreline has accelerated its plans to introduce Sky Freeview to its properties.
Brave dippers
IT might not have been the coldest-ever Boxing Day Dip, but it was certainly one of the most popular. (28/12/2007)
Revamped hall opens
CHEERS! Ruswarp Village Hall was officially re-opened last Friday with a party for the residents of the village. (05/10/2007)
Seaside rival pips town to the title
WHITBY has been pipped to the title of Yorkshire Visitor Destination of the Year 2007 by local rival Bridlington. (14/09/2007)
Duchess of Kent opens Whitby Lifeboat house
THERE was glorious sunshine for the Royal visit of the Duchess of Kent who sailed into Whitby to officially open the town's new £1m lifeboat station. (07/09/2007 17:05:05)
Royal visitor due to sail into town
THE Duchess of Kent was today due to sail into Whitby on board the town's lifeboat to officially open the new £1m lifeboat station. (07/09/2007)
Last chance to see QEII off Whitby
PEOPLE in Whitby will have a unique opportunity to see an historic ship close to shore next Sunday. (07/09/2007)
New owners at pub
THE new owners of an historic Esk Valley pub and restaurant are award-winning chef Alistair Deans and his partner Karen Bilsborrow. (28/08/2007)
Shoreline Cottages is once again a finalist in the Yorkshire Tourist Board White Rose Awards in 2007.
Royal visitor to open new lifeboat base
WHITBY'S new lifeboat station will be given the royal seal of approval when it is officially opened by the Duchess of Kent next month. (03/08/2007)
Visitors flock to abbey for an invasion of the Vikings
MORE than 2,000 people flocked to Whitby Abbey at the weekend to join the Viking invasion and the annual celebration of Norse life. (27/07/2007)
Big price expected for a moonlit masterpiece
A SIGNED 19th Century painting of Whitby Harbour is expected to fetch around £250,000 when it goes under the hammer next week. (06/07/2007)
Area misses worst of the weather
WHITBY and surrounding areas survived relatively unscathed after torrential rain lashed the country yesterday. (26/06/2007 11:56:48)
Accolade for Boulby Potash rescue team
A RESCUE team is celebrating after scooping a top award. (01/06/2007)
Shoreline Cottages was a finalist in the Insider Digital Media awards.
Blue Flag awarded to beach
WHITBY'S West Cliff Beach has been given a prestigious Blue Flag award for the cleanliness of its sands and clean swimming waters. (18/05/2007)
Stone feature to welcome judges
A STONE feature designed to impress Britain in Bloom judges as they enter Whitby is virtually complete. (27/04/2007)
Help to tidy up the streets of the town
RESIDENTS living in the Helredale area or on the West Cliff are being urged to join together with council staff to help tidy up the area where they live. (17/04/2007)
Chippy staff give first class service
FIVE employees of Whitby firm Royal Fisheries have gained customer service qualifications. (13/04/2007)
Share a drink and a good read with club
THE Whitby Book Shop has started up a group for all those people who can't get enough of a good book. (10/04/2007)
Watercolour goes under the hammer for £6,000
A watercolour by an artist who lived and worked at Sleights and Glaisdale has gone under the hammer for £6,000 at Christie's auctioneers in London. (06/03/2007)
US bands for Goth weekend
PLANS are in full swing for the upcoming Whitby Goth Weekend in April. (06/03/2007)
Best rural buildings set to be rewarded
AWARDS are now on offer for the best rural buildings, either new or converted, in the Whitby area. (16/02/2007 12:50:54)
Winter makeover for floral clock
WHITBY'S floral clock is having a winter makeover to spruce it up for the spring. (09/02/2007 16:49:05)
Delight at park response
AN exhibition charting dramatic makeover plans for Pannett Park has been hailed a success. (06/02/2007 17:15:44)
Renowned critic hails Magpie fish and chips
THE MAGPIE Cafe© in Whitby gained an unprecedented honour this week when its takeaway was awarded a five star rating by Sunday Times food critic AA Gill. (02/02/2007 17:18:35)
Heartbeat couple finally wed
After almost 15 years of their stop-start relationship, Heartbeat's Gina Ward and PC Phil Bellamy have finally made it down the aisle. (29/01/2007 13:21:24)
Steam trains back in Whitby
GOOD news for Whitby tourism and steam train buffs has come with an announcement from the North Yorkshire Moors Railway that their service into the town will be doubled this year. (25/01/2007 13:24:34)
2006 - A Year of Showers In Whitby
Customers now demand showers in all properties and Shoreline Cottages upgrades a number of cottages
St. Hilda's - Magnificent New Property
Shoreline continues to expand its property portfolio with yet another magnicent, five star property.

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