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Whitby Defibrillator Project - Favour Auction

Whitby Defibrillator Project would like to say a big thank you to the people and businesses of Whitby who have helped to buy and set up a network of 19 defibrillators in just a year. An amazing achievement.

The WDP would now like to set up a defibrillator maintenance fund as well as buying some more units to cover housing estates in Whitby.

Come and join us for some fun and music to help us raise money at the Whitby Defibrillator Project Favours Auction on 28 March 7.30pm at Whitby Conservative Club. Music by Twist of Fate. More »

Professional auctioneer Rob Smith of Richardson and Smith will auction off a wonderful range of promises offered by the people and businesses in Whitby. There is something for everyone both big and small. Do you fancy having your car washed and waxed? Why not try a reflexology session or test your pottery painting skills at Doodlepots. Tone up for the summer with two months free fitness training and top it off with a choice of hair and nail beauty treatments. Take advantage of the good quality jewellery on offer. Really push the boat out and have your family portrait done in oils! New experiences you might like to try include lambing on a farm, a motorcycle ride, felt work or a photography lesson and nature walks with an expert. This is just a sample of the delights on offer! Full details will be available in local shops in the town centre soon. » Less

Posted: Wed, 13 Mar 2019 09:45 by Lisa

Mayoral Spring Dinner Dance

Mayoral Spring Dinner Dance

Do you want a good night out? The Town Mayor Councillor Rebecca Pearson is hosting a Mayoral Spring Dinner Dance to be held at The Stables, Cross Butts on Saturday 6th April 2019 at 7pm.

The ticket price is just £40.00 per person which will include a meal and live music. All proceeds from this event will be split between the following charities: St Catherine's Hospice, Trinity Centre, Hope Whitby and Eastside Community Centre. More »

Tickets are available at Whitby Town Council, Pannett Park, Whitby 01947 820227 » Less

Posted: Thu, 07 Mar 2019 15:55 by Anne Cowey


Welcome session - 5th March 2019 at 6.00 p.m. come and have a chat

Nineteen seats on Whitby Town Council are up for election on May 2nd this year. This is a good opportunity for new candidates to come forward to represent the town by standing as a councillor on the Town Council. Perhaps you are a local resident who cares about supporting the local economy and improving local amenities, protecting green spaces and local transport links among many other issues. More »

To answer any questions, you may have about the role, come to our Welcome Session at 6.00 p.m. on Tuesday 5th March 2019 at Pannett Art Gallery. We have also put together some information on the Elections page on our website. If you are unable to attend our welcome session and are interested in becoming a Town Councillor, please contact us on 01947 820227 or town.clerk@whitbytowncouncil.gov.uk for an informal chat and to enable us to answer any questions. Notice of the Election will be published on 13th March 2019 and Nomination forms will be available from the 14th March and must be returned by hand to Scarborough Borough Council before 4.00 p.m. on 3rd April 2019 so give us a call and we will talk through the role with you. » Less

Posted: Wed, 27 Feb 2019 14:12 by Pamela Dobson