Whitby Town Council

Information for Residents & Visitors

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

Tags: Consultation

A new Council Tax Reduction Scheme for North Yorkshire Council

A new Council Tax Reduction Scheme for North Yorkshire Council

From next year there will be a new single council in North Yorkshire. The new North Yorkshire Council will replace the seven district and borough councils as well as the county council. All eight councils are working together to make sure that the services people value continue as usual when North Yorkshire Council comes into being on 1 April 2023.

Having one council means services can be strengthened... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 01 Aug 2022 16:14 by Michael King

Tags: Consultation, Local Government Reorganisation

Extra Care schemes - developing community hubs

Extra Care schemes - developing community hubs

North Yorkshire County Council's Care and Support Where I Live Strategy sets out the county's approach to the provision of care and support where people live. One of the key proposals set out within the strategy is to expand the number of extra care schemes across North Yorkshire and develop community hubs in some of these schemes.

A desktop review of the likely demand for extra care housing in Whitby... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 03 Nov 2021 15:10 by Michael King

Tags: Consultation

Consultation on the future Cemeteries provision across the Borough

Consultation on the future Cemeteries provision across the Borough

Based on current burial rates and number of available burials plots, it is estimated that the three cemeteries sites across the Borough Larpool cemetery in Whitby, Woodlands cemetery in Scarborough and Lawns cemetery in Filey will reach full capacity in the next four to six years.

Scarborough Borough Council has launched a consultation on its cemetery provision.

Although the provision of burial land... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 01 Nov 2021 12:46 by Michael King

Tags: Cemetery, Consultation

Consultation on: Barriers to Renewable Technologies

Consultation on: Barriers to Renewable Technologies

Scarborough Borough Council is inviting responses to its survey to identify any potential barriers that would prevent you from installing energy efficiency measures

Closing Date: 31 October 2021

The government has committed billions of pounds over the next few years to provide grants for energy efficiency measures in private domestic properties. Funding is available for homeowners and private sector... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 23 Aug 2021 10:25 by Michael King

Tags: Consultation

Police and Crime Plan and Fire and Rescue Plan consultation

Police and Crime Plan and Fire and Rescue Plan consultation

Philip Allott, the North Yorkshire Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner, has launched his consultation on the Police and Crime Plan and Fire and Rescue Plan for 2021-25.

These Plans will set the strategic vision for how our policing and fire and rescue services develop and best serve the public of North Yorkshire and York during his term of Office and should reflect what the public think is important.... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 18 Aug 2021 13:34 by Michael King

Tags: Consultation

Proposed experimental pedestrianisation of Whitby Swing Bridge, 10:30am to 4:00pm daily, starting April 2021

Whitby Swing Bridge

North Yorkshire County Council has launched a consultation on proposals to see if a better, more efficient and elegant system for the management of traffic on the swing bridge could benefit the town, local people and visitors.

Follow this link to the dedicated consultation page including diagrams and a feedback form.

Posted: Mon, 30 Nov 2020 10:40 by Michael King

Tags: Consultation, Highways, Swing Bridge