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Hayburn Wyke

Sweeping North Bay Scarborough

The Hayburn Wyke Inn The Hayburn Wyke Inn is a 18th Century coaching inn set in woodland next to the coast between Scarborough and Whitby. A short walk takes you to a secluded cove with a waterfall cascading over the cliff onto the stony beach where you can easily imagine smugglers landing supplies at dead […]

Scarborough Buttercross

Butter Cross in Scarborough

Scarborough Buttercross Like so much of Scarborough’s heritage, The Buttercross in Princess Square in the old town, receives little or no acknowledgement. What is Scarborough’s only Grade 1 Listed monuments is tucked away with little or no fan-fair and certainly nothing to stir the interest of the unknowing passer-by. Whilst Queen Victoria’s statue stands proudly […]

St Marys Church Scarborough

St Marys Church in Scarborough from west

St Marys Church Scarborough The church of St Mary belonged to the Abbey of Citeaux, but passed to Bridlington with the confiscation of the property of the Alien Houses. The twelfth century church was probably an aisle-less building and a much larger new church was begun around it 1180. The West front, formerly with two […]

Marine Drive Scarborough

Scarborough Marine Drive

Marine Drive Scarborough Scarborough had been for centuries a popular fishing resort and its popularity increased further with the discovery of its health-giving Spa Water. Following the completion of the York to Scarborough railway in 1855 its popularity increased further as a holiday resort. Famous also for its two distinct bays, the commercial South Bay […]

Spa Bridge Scarborough

Scarborough Spa Bridge

Spa Bridge Scarborough The southern part of Scarborough became very popular in with the discovery of Scarborough Spaw waters and thousands of visitors flocked to avail themselves of their medicinal qualities. The pre-cursor to the present Scarborough Spa building was also a further attraction. Whilst being easily accessible by a short stroll along the South Bay […]

Scarborough Cricket Club

Cricket North Bay Scarborough

Scarborough Cricket Club Scarborough Cricket Club is an English amateur cricket club based in Scarborough, North Yorkshire. The club was founded in 1849 and is a member of the Yorkshire ECB County Premier League. The club is based at North Marine Road. The club hosts the annual Scarborough Festival, and has won the ECB National […]

The Spa Scarborough

South Bay and Spa view Scarborough

The Spa Scarborough The Spa Scarborough Events Venue Grand Victorian building staging family entertainment, comedy nights, conferences and wedding fairs. Address: South Bay, Scarborough, North Yorkshire YO11 2HD Telephone: 01723 821888 The Spa, Scarborough is located in Scarborough’s South Bay, North Yorkshire, England. It is a venue for conferences, exhibitions, entertainment and events on the […]

Scarborough Spa Express

Flowerbed at Woodend The Crescent Scarborough

The Scarborough Spa Express “Re-live the ultimate Steam Experience” What better way to enjoy North Yorkshire’s beautiful countryside and visit the city of York or travel to the seaside town of Scarborough. Travel aboard a vintage steam hauled train. The Scarborough Spa Express, formerly called “The Scarborough Flyer” from 1950 to 1963, is a great […]

Scarborough Ghost Walks

Scarborough Newcastle Pub

Scarborough Ghost Walks The Original Ghost Tour (Established 1995) Contact Gary Potts on 07885 212874 or 01347 848445 Meet at The Golden Ball, Sandside. Tours start on Thursdays at 8.30pm from Easter to Halloween. Also Mondays in July and August. During Low and Late Season bookings are required. Tours last approximately one hour. “Do you […]

Scarborough Heritage Trail

Scarborough Lighthouse

In the 1980s Scarborough Borough Council commissioned a “Heritage Trail” and you can find these dark blue Scarborough Heritage Trail plaques at the following locations: Grand Hotel Anne Bronte’s Grave Long Room and Royal Hotel Scarborough Town Hall Theakston’s Bookshop Newborough Bar Theatre Royal Bell Hotel Market Hall Trinity House Old Quaker Meeting House Butter […]

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