Read topical articles from local people & businesses

Whitby is a thriving community much loved by both residents and visitors. There is always something to read about – news, views, events, festivals, book reviews .. the list is endless. Below are some articles which we hope will be of interest to you. If you would like to submit an article, please email us at Articles are published at the discretion of Whitby Advertiser.


Monday 20th May

Whitby Pavilion to host Disney’s The Little Mermaid in June

Whitby Musicals (formally Whitby Area Musical Theatre Company) proudly present Disney’s The Little Mermaid at the Whitby Pavilion this month.

Monday 20th May

Ruswarp gardening group – keeping their village pretty!

The next time you are driving or walking through Ruswarp, or passing by the train station, take a moment to admire the flowers, shrubs, tubs and lawns!

Tuesday 23rd April

Grosmont Co-op has been serving the community since 1867!

Grosmont Co-operative Society Ltd is Britain’s oldest independent Co-op and has been serving the people of Grosmont and the surrounding Esk Valley villages since 1867.

Tuesday 23rd April

Whitby & Esk Valley Active Travel promote a healthy, greener life

Active Travel (walking, wheeling, cycling, scooting etc) has many benefits. In terms of physical health it reduces the risk of heart disease, cancer, diabetes, and much more. It provides a level of core fitness, and it promotes mental well-being.

Monday 18th March

Support the campaign to save Whitby harbour!

The campaign about parking and other revenue from Whitby’s harbour land is very much in the news at the moment as it has reached the High Court in London.

Monday 18th March

Whitby Foodbank provides emergency support to people in crisis

Foodbanks in the United Kingdom play a crucial role in providing essential support to individuals and families facing food insecurity. The Whitby foedbank is no exception.