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 19th February

Whitby’s walled garden enhances wellbeing through nature

Volunteers from the Whitby Walled Garden have been working hard all winter with planning and preparation for 2024.

Monday 19th February

RNLI’s Bicentenary – 200 years of lifesaving

Since the RNLI was formed in 1824, towns like Whitby have formed crews and funded the kit and lifeboats to save lives at sea…

Friday 24th February

The Walled Garden Whitby Presentation

Find out more about the Walled Garden on Thursday 2nd March at 2pm at the Whitby Coliseum. Following a short presentation guests will have an opportunity to meet some of the volunteers and gardeners and ask any questions about the project.

Wednesday 22nd February

Saint Catherine’s launches Make a Will Week 2023

Did you know that around three in five adults in the UK don’t have a will? If you’ve not yet made a will, you could get one drawn up and help Saint Catherine’s at the same time.

Monday 20th February

The Railway Community Shop and Cafe are on the right track!

When the Whitby Railway Community Shop was threatened with closure after the family who owned the property decided to close it, Joe, Jan, Trish and Sue decided to take it on in October 2022.

Friday 17th February

YMCA Yorkshire Coast invites the community to participate in national Sleep Easy event

You can help raise funds for youth homelessness locally.