Whitby Town Council

Information for Residents & Visitors

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

Author: Michael King

Cancellation of Xmas Festival 2020

WHITBY CHRISTMAS FESTIVAL: 13th – 15th November 2020

Unfortunately, Whitby Town Council have made the very difficult decision to cancel this year's Christmas Festival due to the present conditions caused by Covid-19. The effect of this current situation means that the necessary planning and fund raising which is vital for our festival will not be possible for this year.

This decision has not been... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 28 Apr 2020 14:50 by Michael King

Tags: Whitby Xmas Festival

Letter from the Mayor

Dear Whitby People

I want to take this opportunity as Mayor of Whitby and on behalf of Whitby Town Council, to thank everyone in the community for the way you are tackling the COVID-19 crisis. You are showing and continue to show, true spirit by staying at home and supporting each other with practicality and kindness.

As a Town we feel a deep sense of gratitude towards the National Health Service, the... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 20 Apr 2020 09:49 by Michael King

Tags: COVID-19, Town Mayor

Can Allotments be Tended During Lockdown?

The Government's advice at the moment is that tending an allotment with appropriate social distancing and preferably on your own, can be classed as daily exercise. The National Society of Allotment and Leisure Gardeners (NSALG) has issued useful guidance on how to manage allotments in accordance with government regulations.

Posted: Tue, 07 Apr 2020 09:00 by Michael King

Tags: Allotment, COVID-19