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.


Friday 10th November

A Night of Shining Stars!

The Guisborough Choral Society announce their Christmas concert

Wednesday 1st November

Walled Garden Whitby: well – being through nature

Volunteers from the Whitby Walled Garden are celebrating their award – winning entries in the 2023 Photographic Competition run by Two Ridings Community Foundation and Clare Granger, High Sheriff of North Yorkshire.

Thursday 17th November

The Folklore of British Insects book published by local author Chris Firth.

The Folklore of British Insects is the latest offering by Chris Firth and is an informative and entertaining book containing many astonishing facts, myths and legends of Great Britain’s creepy-crawlies including medicinal and culinary uses of our favourite insects. The book is beautifully illustrated by Rebecca Hobbs and is a fun and fascinating read, one… Continue reading The Folklore of British Insects book published by local author Chris Firth.

Wednesday 16th November

Tina Zee writes ‘druid magic’ in her latest novel

‘Fires of Brigantia’ is an historical novel from the Cartimandua Trilogy, set in the iron-age where, in a changing world, people are fighting to hold onto their Yorkshire roots.

Monday 7th November

Stay warm and cosy this winter – visit Whitby Library

Tuesday 1st November

Connect and join the Whitby compassionate community