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Top finance award for Director Nick Edwards

Wednesday, 25 October 2017

Nick Edwards, a Director of Scarborough Borough Council has been honoured with a special award for an individual’s contribution to Yorkshire in the county’s Finance Director Awards.

The awards are the most prestigious accolades available to top finance directors in Yorkshire and the event brings together professional communities to recognise their key contributions and exceptional performance.

Mayor's message of support for Poppy Appeal

Tuesday, 24 October 2017

I am honoured as the Mayor of the Borough of Scarborough to be in a position to appeal for your support for The Royal British Legion Poppy Appeal 2017, which takes place between 26 October and 11 November.

Steps to play Scarborough OAT in 2018

Monday, 23 October 2017

Pop superstars Steps are heading to the Yorkshire coast in 2018 for a sensational night at Europe’s largest open-air theatre.

The Brit Award winning band is well and truly back after returning this year with a stunning new album Tears On The Dancefloor and a string of sold out arena shows.

Lee, Claire, Lisa, Faye and ‘H’ are today delighted to reveal they are bringing their live show to Scarborough Open Air Theatre on Friday 29 June 2018.

Community Led Local Development Programme

Thursday, 12 October 2017

More than £6.5 million of European Funding has been secured to support community development, business growth and enterprise along the Yorkshire Coast, with the majority of funds to be targeted at Bridlington and Scarborough.

GoldWing event raises thousands for charity

Wednesday, 11 October 2017

The Mayor and Mayoress of the Borough of Scarborough are delighted with the news that the GoldWing Light Parade, which took place in Scarborough on 9 September, raised a fantastic £8910.00 for the Yorkshire Air Ambulance charity.

The council assists in facilitating the event and the Mayor and Mayoress were proud to be part of the daytime display and the spectacular evening parade.

Open Air Theatre wins best Yorkshire coast attraction

Monday, 9 October 2017

Scarborough Open Air Theatre won the best attraction category in the Yorkshire Coast Radio 'Toast of the Coast Awards' on Friday 6 October following a public vote to crown the winner.

The awards evening, held at Scarborough Spa, celebrated the very best of the Yorkshire coast in a number of personal and business categories.

Futurist demolition proposals

Saturday, 30 September 2017

Special planning meeting will focus on Futurist demolition.

The demolition of Scarborough’s Futurist Theatre is to be discussed at a special planning meeting on Friday 20 October at 1pm.

Scarborough Borough Council had been hoping to present detailed proposals for the demolition at the Planning and Development Committee next week (Thursday 5 October).

2018 Tour de Yorkshire host towns announced

Thursday, 28 September 2017

The eight host locations for 2018 Tour de Yorkshire have been unveiled today.

The stages for the newly expanded fourth edition will begin or end in:

Barnsley (South Yorkshire)

Beverley (East Yorkshire)

Doncaster (South Yorkshire)

Halifax (Calderdale)

Ilkley (Bradford)

Leeds (West Yorkshire)

Richmond (North Yorkshire)

Staying safe online

Friday, 22 September 2017

Free courses designed to show people the simple steps they can take to make sure they, and young people they look after, stay safe online are being offered by North Yorkshire County Council during this year’s Safeguarding Week.

Four days of racing for Tour de Yorkshire 2018

Thursday, 21 September 2017

Yorkshire has received a huge boost today with the news that the Tour de Yorkshire will grow from three to four days in 2018.

Organisers Welcome to Yorkshire and A.S.O had been seeking to extend the race after its phenomenal success over the last three years, and cycling’s world governing body the UCI confirmed the decision on Thursday with the four-day Tour de Yorkshire being included on their 2018 Europe Tour calendar between Thursday 3 and Sunday 6 May.