Whitby Town Council

Be Careful - Be Kind


Town Clerk: Michael King
Whitby Town Council, Pannett
Park, Whitby, North Yorkshire
YO21 1RE

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NYCC Bridges - essential bridge maintenance, 8th to 10th July, overnight 6pm to 6am.

The Closure will be in place for a period of 5 days between 8th July 2021 and 12th July 2021

The Road Closure and any associated Diversion Routes can be viewed using this URL link https://one.network/?tm=122739227


North Yorkshire County Council

Posted: Mon, 05 Jul 2021 12:52 by Michael King

Tags: Highways


Notice for the Exercise of Public Rights

The town council approved its accounts for 2020/21 and its statutory Annual Governance and Accountability Return (AGAR) at its meeting on 29 June 2021, subject to audit. Sections 1 and 2 of the AGAR are attached to this post, together with the statement of the council's internal auditor. The background documents to the accounts are available for public inspection. The attached notice and accompanying... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 30 Jun 2021 10:43 by Michael King

Tags: Audit, Finance & Audit, Full Council

Virtual Fish and Ships 15-16 May

Virtual Fish and Ships 15-16 May

The 2021 festival this year will be a virtual event involving new videos especially recorded for the event. These include video workshops, museum tours, behind the scenes tours of your favourite places, like the Captain Cook Museum, Pannett Art Gallery, Whitby Museum, W.Hamond - Whitby Jet Museum, Quayside Fish & Chips, Whitby Harbour, Parkol Engineering and Whitby Library.

There will be special... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 14 May 2021 15:21 by Michael King

Tags: Fish and Ships

Annual Council Meeting - 4 May 2021

Annual Council Meeting - 4 May 2021

The Annual Meeting of Whitby Town Council will take place via Zoom at 6:00pm on Tuesday 4 May. As a security measure, the meeting requires Authentication Profiles - you will have to be logged-in to a Zoom account to access the meeting. The meeting will be livestreamed on the Town Council's Facebook page from 6pm

Posted: Wed, 28 Apr 2021 20:26 by Michael King

Tags: Agendas

Whitby Christmas Festival Market 2021

Details of the town council's planned Christmas Festival Market, which will take place from 26-28 November 2021 can be found on our dedicated page.

Please click through for the Terms and Conditions and Application Forms for traders and food concessions.

Posted: Mon, 26 Apr 2021 16:00 by Michael King

Tags: Christmas Festival

Annual Town Assembly 2021

Annual Town Assembly 2021

The ANNUAL ASSEMBLY of the TOWN MEETING of WHITBY will be held virtually on WEDNESDAY, 28th APRIL 2021 at 6.30 o'clock in the evening.

The meeting is an open public meeting, but only those registered as local government electors for the town will be entitled to vote at the meeting. When you join the Zoom meeting, you will be asked in the Zoom chat to confirm your address. This will be checked against... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 19 Apr 2021 10:58 by Michael King

Tags: Assembly

HRH The Duke of Edinburgh

HRH The Duke of Edinburgh

It is with great sadness that we have received the news that Her Majesty The Queen has announced the death of her beloved husband, His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh.

⚫️ An online book of condolence has been set up for people wishing to pay tributes to HRH Prince Philip.

⚫️ To leave your own message, visit https://www.royal.uk/condolence

Statement of the Town Mayor
Cllr Linda... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 09 Apr 2021 12:15 by Michael King

Tags: Royal Family

Whitby Cycling Consultation (Until 12 April)

Whitby Cycling Consultation (Until 12 April)

The second round of consultation for the Active Travel Fund, has been opened by North Yorkshire County Council, seeking views on the draft designs. The feedback received in this round of consultation will be used to shape the draft designs further. A decision will then be made on which schemes will progress. The survey is live until 12 April 2021.

More information on the second phase of consultation... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 23 Mar 2021 09:45 by Michael King

Tags: Highways, cycling

Old Town Hall and Market Place

Old Town Hall and Market Place

At last night's meeting, the town council reviewed options proposed for restoration of the Old Town Hall, to support the market and provide more community use of the building, by the architects who have surveyed the building and the market place for the town and borough councils. This follows consultation with market traders and businesses around the market place. At the meeting, the council resolved... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 05 Mar 2021 09:00 by Michael King

Tags: Old Town Hall

Consultation on proposed reorganisation of local government in North Yorkshire

Consultation on proposed reorganisation of local government in North Yorkshire

The Government has launched a consultation on local government reorganisation in North Yorkshire which could lead to the county and district councils being replaced by one or two new unitary councils.

As there is no independent evaluation of the proposals, comments need to be based on the separate documents developed by North Yorkshire County Council and districts including Scarborough Borough Council.... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 23 Feb 2021 08:25 by Michael King

Tags: Local Government Reorganisation

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