Whitby Town Council

Information for Residents & Visitors

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

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Civic Service

Civic Service

There will be a civic service held at St Mary's Church Whitby, at 2:30pm on Sunday 18 September.

The service will be in commemoration of Her Late Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.

The service, which will be led by the Reverend Michael Gobbett, will be attended by the Town Mayor and members of Whitby Town Council.

The service is open to all residents and visitors, subject to the capacity of the church.

Posted: Wed, 14 Sep 2022 11:38 by Michael King

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Proclamation

A short ceremony to relay the Proclamation of Accession of King Charles III will take place at Dock End at 4:15pm on Sunday 11 September.

The Deputy Town Mayor, Cllr Bob Dalrymple, will introduce the Deputy Lord Lieutenant, Capt. Stephen Upright, who will read the Proclamation, to be followed by prayers offered by the Reverend Michal Gobbett.

Following the ceremony, the Union Flag will return to half-mast.... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 09 Sep 2022 16:06 by Michael King

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Book of Condolence

Book of Condolence

An online Book of Condolence for those who wish to leave messages is available on the Royal website: https://www.royal.uk/send-message-condolence.

Posted: Fri, 09 Sep 2022 11:16 by Michael King

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Flying of Flags

The union flag at Dock End will be flown at half mast until 8:00am on the morning following the state funeral of the late Queen Elizabeth II.

Please note that the flag will be raised at 11:00am on the day of the official proclamation of the accession to the throne of King Charles III for a period of 24 hours.

Posted: Fri, 09 Sep 2022 10:30 by Michael King

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FLORAL TRIBUTES TO THE LATE HM QUEEN ELIZABETH II

FLORAL TRIBUTES TO THE LATE HM QUEEN ELIZABETH II

The War Memorial at Dock End is allocated as a place for residents and visitors to lay flowers during the period of mourning.

Should you wish to lay flowers during this time, please ensure that all of the plastic wraps are removed before laying them.

At the end of the mourning period, at 9am the day following the funeral, there will be a ceremonial removal of the flowers. All flowers will then be taken... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 09 Sep 2022 10:28 by Michael King

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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

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