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Whitby News

Bridge closure after problems detected

ARCTIC: Norman Waller as a young Able Seaman when he took part in the Arctic Convoys

Veteran to receive Russian honour for undertaking the "worst journey in the world"

ROCKER: The woman was hit by the rocking horse while in Dublin

Woman knocked to the ground by flying rocking horse

READY FOR OFF: Neal Bullock, left, Ali Brownlee, Neil Maddison, Phil Stamp and Glenn Auckland. All pics by www.paulharrowphotography.co.uk

Fat Lads and Phat Lasses take to their bikes for Whitby to Middlesbrough charity challenge

SPLAYED: Pebbles’ wonky leg issue was immediately apparent when staff took a first look, watched by the chick’s anxious dad Pinky.

Penguin pants prove to be a real pick-me-up

The Holbeck Hall Hotel

Work to stabilise cliffs will help protect Spa

THANKS: Sean Baxter with Peter Severs and Louisa Barrow on a return visit to the lifeboat station. Picture: Nigel Millard/RNLI.

Lifeboatman risks his own life in epic sea rescue

Hostel: Boggle Hole has undergone a £1.2m refurbishment

New beginning for popular youth hostel

SCHEME AXED: Dr Vicky Pleydell, of Hambleton, Richmondshire and Whitby clinical commissioning group

Seven-day GP access scheme axed amid calls for answers

Woman dies four days after North Yorkshire crash

Woman dies four days after North Yorkshire crash

PROPOSAL: An artist's impression of the proposed mine site at Sneaton, near Whitby

Fertiliser mine would impact on North York Moors National Park's "special qualities", study claims

SURPRISE: Tyne and her unexpected arrival.

Who's the daddy? Possible fathers keep their lips sealed...

Biker hurt while avoiding car

Biker hurt while avoiding car

KILLER ROLE: Downton Abbey star Joanne Froggatt, who has signed up to appear in another period drama - playing a real-life serial killer.

Victorian "Black Widow" poisoner will be played by Downton actress - and shot in North-East

INQUIRIES: The Aberdeen Angus heifer

Cow found strangled had been an "exceptionally friendly" animal

INVESTIGATION: The Aberdeen Angus heifer found dead with a rope attached around her neck

Teenagers arrested after young cow found strangled

LOATHING: The penguins at Scarborough Sea Life Sanctuary have taken a dislike to a certain type of boot. PICTURE: Tony Bartholomew ©

Penguins demonstrate their loathing of certain types of footwear

MIND: Staff and supporters celebrate passing their total Picture Kevin Allen

Mind charity saved by last minute donations

SHOCKING: The Aberdeen Angus heifer found strangled in a field

Reward offered over merciless killing of heifer

INVESTIGATION: The heifer discovered in a field at Whitby

Young cow discovered strangled

JURASSIC FIND: The sauropod dinosaur fossil bone discovered at Whitby

Fossil found on beach proves massive dinosaurs roamed North Yorkshire

DOUBLE MURDER: James Allen murdered Colin Dunford, 81, from Middlesbrough and Julie Davison, 50, from Whitby during a three day period in April 2012

Mental health bosses apologise for failings in care of James Allen who went on to commit double murder

ARTIST: Sandra Storey will be working at the museum over the coming months

Local artist to produce works inspired by Whitby Museum's vast collection

ACTOR: The actor Neil as he appeared in the Sherlock Holmes drama - five years before songwriter Neil was born.

Elementary error by BBC as Sherlock royalty cheques go to wrong man

ACCIDENT SCENE: This photo from a reader shows the emergency services at work.

Car catches fire after Scaling Dam accident

FIRE: Trencher's in Whitby suffers from fire and smoke damager

Whitby fish and chip restaurant suffers fire and smoke damage

On The Buses: Sex tape left behind

Cheating husband leaves mistress sex tape on North Yorkshire bus

FOUND: Kathryn Summers' car was found near cliffs

Missing woman found safe and well after her car was left near cliffs

Support: Members of SWR Mind Whitby support group

Mental health lifeline facing closure

INQUEST: Climber Malcolm Hall

Friend's agony after climber died in abseiling trip horror

PILGRIMAGE END: Whitby Abbey, the final point of St Hilda's Way

Pilgrimage launched to honour plague of snakes miracle saint

FINED: David Stevenson.

Cold War hots up as ice-cream war breaks out

Hospital closes two wards after norovirus outbreak

D-Day looms for giant potash project

ROE: Deer spotted in Whitby. Pic: Peter Horbury

Surprise for residents as deer is spotted in Whitby town centre

ARRESTS: Five people have been arrested by North Yorkshire Police following a robbery at a jewellers

Arrests following raid on Whitby jewellers During Tour de Yorkshire

ROBBERY: Police are investigating an armed robbery at a jewellers in Whitby

Armed robbery in town as crowds gathered for cycling spectacle

INFORMATION: Police are appealing for witnesses following a serious crash between Pickering and Whitby

Two men seriously injured following crash in North Yorkshire

SAVED: Peter and Louisa now safe at home.

Couple rescued from drowning in lifeboat plea

STARS: Around 400 children took part in Alistair Griffin's re-recording of The Road

Alastair Griffin performs with school children to celebrate Tour de Yorkshire

Major blazes in North Yorkshire forest

Crews tackle North Yorkshire forest fire

Yorkshire Coast Homes supports Scarborough, Whitby and Ryedale MIND. Picture courtesy of Keith Allen.

Charity launches appeal to raise money and save lives

Two hurt in fracas

Jack Lammiman with Bob Hoskins during filming in Whitby in 1998

Tributes paid to a legendary sailor whose life inspired a star studded film

CLIFFTOP VENUE: A family at Blue Dolphin touring and camping park, Filey

Teenage girl critical after 200ft cliff fall

CONSERVATION CALL: Thousands of children have urged the Government to grant Runswick Bay Marine Conservation Zone status

Children call to protect wildlife at Runswick Bay

The A171 between Whitby and Guisborough has been the scene of many serious accidents

Driver who ignored warnings jailed for causing death crash on A171 Whitby to Guisborough road

FOOTBALL DISORDER: The crowd in the main stand at Whitby Town FC watch the Seasiders take on United FC.

Hunt for smoke bombers after non-league football match marred

Fire crews tackle Moors blaze

Man jailed for brutal killing of kittens

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