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Date Event Information
1st Goathland Craft Fair
10.00am to 4.30 pm. New crafters welcome for our successful and long established Craft Fairs. Contact Elsie on 01947 896333 or e-mail elsie.goathland@gmail.com
Egton Bridge Gooseberry Show.
The oldest surviving gooseberry show in the country, established in 1800.
Annual Crowning of The Rose Queen Ceremony Littlebeck
In the gardens of The Old Mill, Littlebeck. Gates open 1.30 pm. Various stalls, raffle & games. Cream Teas, Hot dogs and ice creams. Final event - Dominoes Drive in the Village Hall 7.30pm. Proceeds towards the Village Hall.
Tea Dances with Ray Kirk
At The Northern Lights Suite Whitby Pavilion from 1.30pm. £3.75 per person. A friendly social dance session with Ray Kirk playing a mixed dance programme. Opportunity to make requests. April - September: Recorded music from 1.30pm, live music from 2pm.
Goathland Craft Fair.
10.00 am to 4.30 pm. New crafters welcome for our successful and long established Craft Fairs. Contact Elsie on 01947 896333 or e-mail elsie.goathland@gmail.com
‘Larkin with Women' by Ben Brown.
A touching and humorous play by the Esk Valley Theatre Company that reveals the influence three women had on the work of the poet Philip Larkin. Performed at the Robinson Institute, Glasidale Whitby YO21 2PW from Thursday 10th August to Saturday 2nd September. Monday to Saturday at 7.30pm. Matinees at 2.30pm on 12th, 17th, 19th, 22nd, 24th, 29th & 31st August. Tickets £14/£13. Box Office 01947 897587.. For further details, please visit http://www.eskvalleytheatre.co.uk
IT Help
At Whitby Library on Tuesdays 10.00am-12 noon & 2.00pm-4.00pm. Booking advisable. Tel. 01609 534350 or email whitby.library@northyorks.gov.uk for more details.
2nd Free Jigsaw Library
10.30am-12.30pm at the Coliseum, Whitby (James Cook Theatre behind the café). Over 1000 jigsaws! Jigsaw donations welcomed. Further details: 07743 725586.
‘Larkin with Women' by Ben Brown.
A touching and humorous play by the Esk Valley Theatre Company that reveals the influence three women had on the work of the poet Philip Larkin. Performed at the Robinson Institute, Glasidale Whitby YO21 2PW from Thursday 10th August to Saturday 2nd September. Monday to Saturday at 7.30pm. Matinees at 2.30pm on 12th, 17th, 19th, 22nd, 24th, 29th & 31st August. Tickets £14/£13. Box Office 01947 897587.. For further details, please visit http://www.eskvalleytheatre.co.uk
Computer Classes for Beginners
At Whitby Coliseum 10.00 -11.30am. and 2.00 - 3.30pm. £5 per lesson. Tel: Whitby 825000 for further details
'Move It or Lose It' class
At West Thorpe Stakesby Road Whitby 10.30am. £3.00 per person. For more details call Nicola on 01947 821302 / 07851 747250.
3rd Sam Gleaves playing at the Coliseum.
Sam Gleaves is from Wythe County in southwest Virginia and performs innovative mountain music with a sense of history. Support from The Paperback Lovers. Doors open 7.30pm for 8pm start. Tickets £7.50
‘Larkin with Women' by Ben Brown.
A touching and humorous play by the Esk Valley Theatre Company that reveals the influence three women had on the work of the poet Philip Larkin. Performed at the Robinson Institute, Glasidale Whitby YO21 2PW from Thursday 10th August to Saturday 2nd September. Monday to Saturday at 7.30pm. Matinees at 2.30pm on 12th, 17th, 19th, 22nd, 24th, 29th & 31st August. Tickets £14/£13. Box Office 01947 897587.. For further details, please visit http://www.eskvalleytheatre.co.uk
‘Tom, Dick & Harry’
Whitby Amateur Dramatic Society presentation directed by Ian Dobson at Whitby Pavilion Complex (Spa). Doors open 7.00pm; show starts 7.30pm. Tickets: £8, Children 14yrs and under £7 from www.whitbypavilion.com, ticket hotline 01947 458899 and the Whitby Pavilion Box Office.
Family History Help
At Whitby Library on Thursday afternoons 2.00pm-4.00pm. Booking advisable. Tel. 01609 534350 or email whitby.library@northyorks.gov.uk for more details.
IT Help
At Whitby Library on Thursday mornings 10.00am-12 noon. Booking advisable. Tel. 01609 534350 or email whitby.library@northyorks.gov.uk for more details.
4th The Ragdolls: The Ultimate Tribute to the Jersey Boys.
Whitby Pavilion Complex. Show starts 7.30pm. All tickets £15 from www.whitbypavilion.com, ticket hotline 01947 458899 and the Whitby Pavilion Box Office.
Whitby Traction Engine Rally
Next to Whitby Abbey, Hawsker Lane, Whitby, YO22 4JR. Open: Friday 10am-5pm, Saturday 10am-11pm & Sunday 10am-5pm. Ticket and further information at www.outdoorshows.co.uk.
Lunchtime Concert
At St John’s Church, Brunswick Street 11.45am-12.30pm. Michael Ash, Organ. Free entry, retiring collection.
'Move It or Lose It'
Chair-based exercises. Held weekly on Fridays from 2.00pm to 3.00pm at Sleights Community Centre. Only £3.00 per person. For further information, call Nicola on 01947 821302 or 07851 747250.
‘Larkin with Women' by Ben Brown.
A touching and humorous play by the Esk Valley Theatre Company that reveals the influence three women had on the work of the poet Philip Larkin. Performed at the Robinson Institute, Glasidale Whitby YO21 2PW from Thursday 10th August to Saturday 2nd September. Monday to Saturday at 7.30pm. Matinees at 2.30pm on 12th, 17th, 19th, 22nd, 24th, 29th & 31st August. Tickets £14/£13. Box Office 01947 897587.. For further details, please visit http://www.eskvalleytheatre.co.uk
IT Help
At Whitby Library on Friday mornings 10.00am-12 noon. Booking advisable. Tel. 01609 534350 or email whitby.library@northyorks.gov.uk for more details.
5th Liverton Mines Scarecrow Festival starts
Guisborough Scarecrow Festivals provide a great low cost day out, with lots of interest and fun for families, often with trail activities for children, and reasonably priced refreshments with good home baking
Whitby Traction Engine Rally
Next to Whitby Abbey, Hawsker Lane, Whitby, YO22 4JR. Open: Friday 10am-5pm, Saturday 10am-11pm & Sunday 10am-5pm. Ticket and further information at www.outdoorshows.co.uk.
Bigtime American Wrestling Experience.
Two hour star-studded event for the whole family. Limited seats available. Starts 7.30pm. All tickets £8 from www.whitbypavilion.com, ticket hotline 01947 458899 and the Whitby Pavilion Box Office.
Whitby Lifeboat Station Flag Weekend
A funfilled fundraising weekend for all the family. Attractions include stalls, tombola, classic car show, coconut shy, bouncy castle and inflatable slides. The RNLI Sea safety roadshow will also be in attendance and both of Whitby's Lifeboats will be on display.
‘Larkin with Women' by Ben Brown.
A touching and humorous play by the Esk Valley Theatre Company that reveals the influence three women had on the work of the poet Philip Larkin. Performed at the Robinson Institute, Glasidale Whitby YO21 2PW from Thursday 10th August to Saturday 2nd September. Monday to Saturday at 7.30pm. Matinees at 2.30pm on 12th, 17th, 19th, 22nd, 24th, 29th & 31st August. Tickets £14/£13. Box Office 01947 897587.. For further details, please visit http://www.eskvalleytheatre.co.uk
6th Whitby Traction Engine Rally
Next to Whitby Abbey, Hawsker Lane, Whitby, YO22 4JR. Open: Friday 10am-5pm, Saturday 10am-11pm & Sunday 10am-5pm. Ticket and further information at www.outdoorshows.co.uk.
Musicport Sunday Lunchtime Open Mic session
At Whitby Pavilion's cafe. Performers and audience welcome. Starts 1.30pm.
Whitby Lifeboat Station Flag Weekend.
A funfilled fundraising weekend for all the family. Attractions include stalls, tombola, classic car show, coconut shy, bouncy castle and inflatable slides. The RNLI Sea safety roadshow will also be in attendance and both of Whitby's Lifeboats will be on display. On the Sunday there will be an air sea rescue display
7th Back to Netball Whitby.
Lose weight, develop the body's cardiovascular system, improve muscle tone. A gentle re-introduction to the sport for women of all ages. All abilities welcome, no previous experience needed. Normanby Site, Caedmon College Whitby 7pm-8pm. Age 14+. Cost: £2.00. Further info from jody.ivel@englandnetball.co.uk or call 07540 127400
Magic Mike’s Summer Show
At Whitby Pavilion Complex. Exciting new fun-packed magical comedy show for the whole family. New tricks and new illusions!! All tickets £7 from www.whitbypavilion.com, ticket hotline 01947 458899 and the Whitby Pavilion Box Office.
Sneaton YCA
Meeting at Kirkham Close Centre, Whitby. Speaker - Neil Thomas " Who Murdered the Princes in the Tower". Starts 7pm. Visitors welcome £2.
‘Larkin with Women' by Ben Brown.
A touching and humorous play by the Esk Valley Theatre Company that reveals the influence three women had on the work of the poet Philip Larkin. Performed at the Robinson Institute, Glasidale Whitby YO21 2PW from Thursday 10th August to Saturday 2nd September. Monday to Saturday at 7.30pm. Matinees at 2.30pm on 12th, 17th, 19th, 22nd, 24th, 29th & 31st August. Tickets £14/£13. Box Office 01947 897587.. For further details, please visit http://www.eskvalleytheatre.co.uk
Whitby InterActive Summer Playscheme
Start of Whitby InterActive summer playschemes for 5-11 year olds. This week at Stakesby School. Art & craft, sports, games, special events, all with a seaside theme. Cost £60 per child per week. Places must be booked in advance at the InterActive office, 1 The Archway, Skinner St, Tel. 601259.
Computer drop-in session
at Whitby Coliseum 2.00-4.00pm for people with queries or help with tablets, laptops etc. Tel: Whitby 825000 for further details.
Whitby 6-a-side football league.
At Caedmon. Free registration. Games played in 40-min time slots. Every Monday night 7-10pm under floodlights. Astroturf pitch with FA Referees. Price: £28 per team per week. http://footballmundial.com/leagues/view/317/whitby-6-a-side-league
8th ‘Eruption – create your own Krakatoa’
At Whitby’s Captain Cook Memorial Museum, Grape Lane. Create your own erupting volcano in this crazy science workshop for kids! Drop in 11am-4pm. Admission £1 or free with museum entry. For more details call 01947 601900.
Tea Dances with Ray Kirk
At The Northern Lights Suite Whitby Pavilion from 1.30pm. £3.75 per person. A friendly social dance session with Ray Kirk playing a mixed dance programme. Opportunity to make requests. April - September: Recorded music from 1.30pm, live music from 2pm.
‘Larkin with Women' by Ben Brown.
A touching and humorous play by the Esk Valley Theatre Company that reveals the influence three women had on the work of the poet Philip Larkin. Performed at the Robinson Institute, Glasidale Whitby YO21 2PW from Thursday 10th August to Saturday 2nd September. Monday to Saturday at 7.30pm. Matinees at 2.30pm on 12th, 17th, 19th, 22nd, 24th, 29th & 31st August. Tickets £14/£13. Box Office 01947 897587.. For further details, please visit http://www.eskvalleytheatre.co.uk
'Tom, Dick & Harry'
Whitby Amateur Dramatic Society presentation directed by Ian Dobson at Whitby Pavilion Complex (Spa). Doors open 7.00pm; show starts 7.30pm. Tickets: £8, Children 14yrs and under £7 from www.whitbypavilion.com, ticket hotline 01947 458899 and the Whitby Pavilion Box Office.
IT Help
At Whitby Library on Tuesdays 10.00am-12 noon & 2.00pm-4.00pm. Booking advisable. Tel. 01609 534350 or email whitby.library@northyorks.gov.uk for more details.
9th RNLI Tea Dance
Royal Hotel, West Cliff, Whitby 2.00pm-4.30pm. Held second Wednesday each month. Dancing to live music with organist Steve Conroy. £3 entry includes tea/coffee & biscuits. Modern ballroom, social sequence, modern Latin. Old time, line dancing & party favourites. Large groups/coach parties welcome. Free parking behind hotel.
Young Naturalist Treasure Seekers.
Whitby Holiday Park, Saltwick Bay at 10.30am. Team challenge event for young people interested in natural history to find plants, creatures, rocks & history on/around the seashore. Naturalists on hand to advise. Camera/phone essential for proof of results. £1 entry. Prizes. Under 16’s to be accompanied by an adult. Details: www.whitbynaturalists.co.uk or email wendy.english@btopenworld.com
‘Larkin with Women' by Ben Brown.
A touching and humorous play by the Esk Valley Theatre Company that reveals the influence three women had on the work of the poet Philip Larkin. Performed at the Robinson Institute, Glasidale Whitby YO21 2PW from Thursday 10th August to Saturday 2nd September. Monday to Saturday at 7.30pm. Matinees at 2.30pm on 12th, 17th, 19th, 22nd, 24th, 29th & 31st August. Tickets £14/£13. Box Office 01947 897587.. For further details, please visit http://www.eskvalleytheatre.co.uk
Computer Classes for Beginners
At Whitby Coliseum 10.00 -11.30am. and 2.00 - 3.30pm. £5 per lesson. Tel: Whitby 825000 for further details
'Move It or Lose It' class
At West Thorpe Stakesby Road Whitby 10.30am. £3.00 per person. For more details call Nicola on 01947 821302 / 07851 747250.
10th Guisborough Scarecrow Festival starts
Guisborough Scarecrow Festivals provide a great low cost day out, with lots of interest and fun for families, often with trail activities for children, and reasonably priced refreshments with good home baking. Also includes Craft and Produce show on 12 August
‘Larkin with Women' by Ben Brown.
A touching and humorous play by the Esk Valley Theatre Company that reveals the influence three women had on the work of the poet Philip Larkin. Performed at the Robinson Institute, Glasidale Whitby YO21 2PW from Thursday 10th August to Saturday 2nd September. Monday to Saturday at 7.30pm. Matinees at 2.30pm on 12th, 17th, 19th, 22nd, 24th, 29th & 31st August. Tickets £14/£13. Box Office 01947 897587.. For further details, please visit http://www.eskvalleytheatre.co.uk
'Tom, Dick & Harry'
Whitby Amateur Dramatic Society presentation directed by Ian Dobson at Whitby Pavilion Complex (Spa). Doors open 7.00pm; show starts 7.30pm. Tickets: £8, Children 14yrs and under £7 from www.whitbypavilion.com, ticket hotline 01947 458899 and the Whitby Pavilion Box Office.
Family History Help
At Whitby Library on Thursday afternoons 2.00pm-4.00pm. Booking advisable. Tel. 01609 534350 or email whitby.library@northyorks.gov.uk for more details.
IT Help
At Whitby Library on Thursday mornings 10.00am-12 noon. Booking advisable. Tel. 01609 534350 or email whitby.library@northyorks.gov.uk for more details.
11th Lunchtime Concert
At St John’s Church, Brunswick Street 11.45am to 12.30pm. Hawsker Village Band. Free entry, retiring collection.
Hinderwell Show
Starts 9.00am. Family entertainment and fun with opportunities for people to show their skills and animals in “friendly” competition.
'Move It or Lose It'
Chair-based exercises. Held weekly on Fridays from 2.00pm to 3.00pm at Sleights Community Centre. Only £3.00 per person. For further information, call Nicola on 01947 821302 or 07851 747250.
‘Larkin with Women' by Ben Brown.
A touching and humorous play by the Esk Valley Theatre Company that reveals the influence three women had on the work of the poet Philip Larkin. Performed at the Robinson Institute, Glasidale Whitby YO21 2PW from Thursday 10th August to Saturday 2nd September. Monday to Saturday at 7.30pm. Matinees at 2.30pm on 12th, 17th, 19th, 22nd, 24th, 29th & 31st August. Tickets £14/£13. Box Office 01947 897587.. For further details, please visit http://www.eskvalleytheatre.co.uk
IT Help
At Whitby Library on Friday mornings 10.00am-12 noon. Booking advisable. Tel. 01609 534350 or email whitby.library@northyorks.gov.uk for more details.
12th Sale of Turned Wood and Beaded Jewelry
Pyman Institute, Sandsend 10am-4pm. All profits to CAFOD.
Dippy Giant Craft & Gift Fair.
Whitby Pavilion. 9.30am-4.30pm Admission Free. For more details, visit www.dippydesignsgifts.co.uk/craft-fairs/
The ‘SUPERSONIC 70s Show’
At Whitby Pavilion Complex. An incredible live show so jam packed with classic 70s hits. Show starts 7.30pm. All tickets £15 from www.whitbypavilion.com, ticket hotline 01947 458899 and the Whitby Pavilion Box Office.
Esk Valley Mini Markets
Danby Village Hall 10am to 3pm. Free admission. Donations welcome for Esk Moors Caring. New stallholders always welcome - book in early to avoid disappointment. Pitch fee: £10.00. Contact via Facebook page or call/text 07702 164091.
Carlin How/Skinningrove Scarecrow Festival starts
Guisborough Scarecrow Festivals provide a great low cost day out, with lots of interest and fun for families, often with trail activities for children, and reasonably priced refreshments with good home baking
Craft and Produce show
Part of Guisborough Scarecrow Festival
‘Larkin with Women' by Ben Brown.
A touching and humorous play by the Esk Valley Theatre Company that reveals the influence three women had on the work of the poet Philip Larkin. Performed at the Robinson Institute, Glasidale Whitby YO21 2PW from Thursday 10th August to Saturday 2nd September. Monday to Saturday at 7.30pm. Matinees at 2.30pm on 12th, 17th, 19th, 22nd, 24th, 29th & 31st August. Tickets £14/£13. Box Office 01947 897587.. For further details, please visit http://www.eskvalleytheatre.co.uk
13th Dippy Giant Craft & Gift Fair
Whitby Pavilion. 9.30am-4.30pm Admission Free. For more details, visit www.dippydesignsgifts.co.uk/craft-fairs/
Sale of Turned Wood and Beaded Jewelry
Pyman Institute, Sandsend 10am-4pm. All profits to CAFOD.
14th Back to Netball Whitby.
Lose weight, develop the body's cardiovascular system, improve muscle tone. A gentle re-introduction to the sport for women of all ages. All abilities welcome, no previous experience needed. Normanby Site, Caedmon College Whitby 7pm-8pm. Age 14+. Cost: £2.00. Further info from jody.ivel@englandnetball.co.uk or call 07540 127400
‘Larkin with Women' by Ben Brown.
A touching and humorous play by the Esk Valley Theatre Company that reveals the influence three women had on the work of the poet Philip Larkin. Performed at the Robinson Institute, Glasidale Whitby YO21 2PW from Thursday 10th August to Saturday 2nd September. Monday to Saturday at 7.30pm. Matinees at 2.30pm on 12th, 17th, 19th, 22nd, 24th, 29th & 31st August. Tickets £14/£13. Box Office 01947 897587.. For further details, please visit http://www.eskvalleytheatre.co.uk
Computer drop-in session
at Whitby Coliseum 2.00-4.00pm for people with queries or help with tablets, laptops etc. Tel: Whitby 825000 for further details.
Whitby 6-a-side football league.
At Caedmon. Free registration. Games played in 40-min time slots. Every Monday night 7-10pm under floodlights. Astroturf pitch with FA Referees. Price: £28 per team per week. http://footballmundial.com/leagues/view/317/whitby-6-a-side-league
15th ‘A Thing of Rags And Patches’
At Whitby’s Captain Cook Memorial Museum, Grape Lane. Make a patchwork picture of Chinese silks inspired by sailors’ patched clothes. A craft workshop for all the family with Rachael Boddington of Glittermoth Factory. Drop in 11am-4pm. Admission £1 (free with museum entry). For more details call 01947 601900.
Tea Dances with Ray Kirk
At The Northern Lights Suite Whitby Pavilion from 1.30pm. £3.75 per person. A friendly social dance session with Ray Kirk playing a mixed dance programme. Opportunity to make requests. April - September: Recorded music from 1.30pm, live music from 2pm.
‘Larkin with Women' by Ben Brown.
A touching and humorous play by the Esk Valley Theatre Company that reveals the influence three women had on the work of the poet Philip Larkin. Performed at the Robinson Institute, Glasidale Whitby YO21 2PW from Thursday 10th August to Saturday 2nd September. Monday to Saturday at 7.30pm. Matinees at 2.30pm on 12th, 17th, 19th, 22nd, 24th, 29th & 31st August. Tickets £14/£13. Box Office 01947 897587.. For further details, please visit http://www.eskvalleytheatre.co.uk
'Tom, Dick & Harry'
Whitby Amateur Dramatic Society presentation directed by Ian Dobson at Whitby Pavilion Complex (Spa). Doors open 7.00pm; show starts 7.30pm. Tickets: £8, Children 14yrs and under £7 from www.whitbypavilion.com, ticket hotline 01947 458899 and the Whitby Pavilion Box Office.
Whodunnit, Animal CSI
Part of the Summer Reading Challenge at Whitby Library where children have to solve the crimes committed in the library. From 10am-11am. Tel. 01609 534350 or email whitby.library@northyorks.gov.uk for more details.
IT Help
At Whitby Library on Tuesdays 10.00am-12 noon & 2.00pm-4.00pm. Booking advisable. Tel. 01609 534350 or email whitby.library@northyorks.gov.uk for more details.
16th Danby Show.
From 9.00am, finishes with grand parade around 4pm. Eskuleles Band, Goathland & Glaisdale Hounds, Stokesley Beagles, Punch and Judy, Sheep Shearing, Wood Carving, Ferrets, Horses, Horticulture and Handicrafts, Livestock, Vintage Machinery & Motorcycles, Food &Beer Tent and much more!
Free Jigsaw Library
10.30am-12.30pm at the Coliseum, Whitby (James Cook Theatre behind the café). Over 1000 jigsaws! Jigsaw donations welcomed. Further details: 07743 725586.
‘Larkin with Women' by Ben Brown.
A touching and humorous play by the Esk Valley Theatre Company that reveals the influence three women had on the work of the poet Philip Larkin. Performed at the Robinson Institute, Glasidale Whitby YO21 2PW from Thursday 10th August to Saturday 2nd September. Monday to Saturday at 7.30pm. Matinees at 2.30pm on 12th, 17th, 19th, 22nd, 24th, 29th & 31st August. Tickets £14/£13. Box Office 01947 897587.. For further details, please visit http://www.eskvalleytheatre.co.uk
Computer Classes for Beginners
At Whitby Coliseum 10.00 -11.30am. and 2.00 - 3.30pm. £5 per lesson. Tel: Whitby 825000 for further details
'Move It or Lose It' class
At West Thorpe Stakesby Road Whitby 10.30am. £3.00 per person. For more details call Nicola on 01947 821302 / 07851 747250.
17th ‘Larkin with Women' by Ben Brown.
A touching and humorous play by the Esk Valley Theatre Company that reveals the influence three women had on the work of the poet Philip Larkin. Performed at the Robinson Institute, Glasidale Whitby YO21 2PW from Thursday 10th August to Saturday 2nd September. Monday to Saturday at 7.30pm. Matinees at 2.30pm on 12th, 17th, 19th, 22nd, 24th, 29th & 31st August. Tickets £14/£13. Box Office 01947 897587.. For further details, please visit http://www.eskvalleytheatre.co.uk
'Tom, Dick & Harry'
Whitby Amateur Dramatic Society presentation directed by Ian Dobson at Whitby Pavilion Complex (Spa). Doors open 7.00pm; show starts 7.30pm. Tickets: £8, Children 14yrs and under £7 from www.whitbypavilion.com, ticket hotline 01947 458899 and the Whitby Pavilion Box Office.
Family History Help
At Whitby Library on Thursday afternoons 2.00pm-4.00pm. Booking advisable. Tel. 01609 534350 or email whitby.library@northyorks.gov.uk for more details.
IT Help
At Whitby Library on Thursday mornings 10.00am-12 noon. Booking advisable. Tel. 01609 534350 or email whitby.library@northyorks.gov.uk for more details.
18th Lunchtime Concert
At St John’s Church, Brunswick Street 11.45am-12.30pm. Jenny Hill, Voice & Simon Nisbett, Lute. Free entry, retiring collection.
‘Summer Showstoppers: A Night at The Musicals’
Whitby Regatta Show Company presents ‘Summer Showstoppers: A Night at The Musicals’ at Whitby Pavilion Complex. Songs, dance and comedy and featuring a whole host of local talent. Performances from Whitby Area Musical Theatre Company, Starstruck Performing Arts, Whitby Amateur Dramatic Society, Colebrooke Media, Whitby's Apollo Players, PNSA Whitby and others. Doors open 7pm, Show 7.30pm. All tickets £8 from www.whitbypavilion.com, ticket hotline 01947 458899 and the Whitby Pavilion Box Office.
Collingham Concert Band
Popular Music and Music from the Shows Hinderwell Village Hall. 7pm - 9pm. £3.00 on the door. Tea, coffee, biscuits, raffle. Raising funds for the Neo-natal Department, James Cook University Hospital.
Staithes RNLI Lifeboat Weekend.
A fun & action packed fundraising weekend for all the family! For more details, see Staithes & Runswick RNLI Facebook page.
Whitby Regatta
A weekend of entertainment with yacht racing, rowing races and various free forms of entertainment. See the official programme available at various outlets throughout the town for full details. Finishes with spectacular firework display on Monday evening. More at www.whitbyregatta.co.uk.
'Move It or Lose It'
Chair-based exercises. Held weekly on Fridays from 2.00pm to 3.00pm at Sleights Community Centre. Only £3.00 per person. For further information, call Nicola on 01947 821302 or 07851 747250.
‘Larkin with Women' by Ben Brown.
A touching and humorous play by the Esk Valley Theatre Company that reveals the influence three women had on the work of the poet Philip Larkin. Performed at the Robinson Institute, Glasidale Whitby YO21 2PW from Thursday 10th August to Saturday 2nd September. Monday to Saturday at 7.30pm. Matinees at 2.30pm on 12th, 17th, 19th, 22nd, 24th, 29th & 31st August. Tickets £14/£13. Box Office 01947 897587.. For further details, please visit http://www.eskvalleytheatre.co.uk
IT Help
At Whitby Library on Friday mornings 10.00am-12 noon. Booking advisable. Tel. 01609 534350 or email whitby.library@northyorks.gov.uk for more details.
19th Whitby Regatta
A weekend of entertainment with yacht racing, rowing races and various free forms of entertainment. See the official programme available at various outlets throughout the town for full details. Finishes with spectacular firework display on Monday evening. More at www.whitbyregatta.co.uk.
Coastline Festival 2017
At Cross Butts Stables Marquee, Guisborough Road. Great bands & DJs celebrate the best of disco, funk and soul in a massive marquee! Sensational locally sourced food & drink fayre. Adult £25, under 16s £10, children 3 and under free. Further details www.coastline-festival.co.uk.
Whitby "Whaler" U3A coffee morning
10.00am-11.30am.St. John Ambulance Hall, Back St Hilda’s Tce. Held the third Saturday of each month.
Rosedale Show
Milburn Arms Field, Rosedale Abbey. Cattle, Hunters, Heavy Horses, Ponies, Jumping, Sheep, Produce, Flowers, Fruit, Vegetables, Rabbits, Cavies, Pigeons, Poultry, Vintage Tractors and Outdoor Sculptures. Main attractions include Foxhound & Terrier Shows, Gundog Shows, Terrier Races and Hound Trails, Gymkhana, Malton White Star Band and the Railroad Hobos.
Whitby Folk Week
The annual festival of song, dance and storytelling. Daily workshops, dancing, concerts, activities & other events. Craft Fair held daily at the Leisure Centre 9.30am to 5.00pm. For more info, call 01274 833669 or www.whitbyfolk.co.uk.
‘Folk in the Courtyard’
At Whitby’s Captain Cook Memorial Museum, Grape Lane. Music and dance in the courtyard as part of Whitby’s Folk Week. From 12.00pm every day. Admission Free. For more details call 01947 601900.
Staithes RNLI Lifeboat Weekend.
A fun & action packed fundraising weekend for all the family! For more details, see Staithes & Runswick RNLI Facebook page.
Loftus Scarecrow Festival starts
Guisborough Scarecrow Festivals provide a great low cost day out, with lots of interest and fun for families, often with trail activities for children, and reasonably priced refreshments with good home baking
‘Larkin with Women' by Ben Brown.
A touching and humorous play by the Esk Valley Theatre Company that reveals the influence three women had on the work of the poet Philip Larkin. Performed at the Robinson Institute, Glasidale Whitby YO21 2PW from Thursday 10th August to Saturday 2nd September. Monday to Saturday at 7.30pm. Matinees at 2.30pm on 12th, 17th, 19th, 22nd, 24th, 29th & 31st August. Tickets £14/£13. Box Office 01947 897587.. For further details, please visit http://www.eskvalleytheatre.co.uk
20th Whitby Regatta
A weekend of entertainment with yacht racing, rowing races and various free forms of entertainment. See the official programme available at various outlets throughout the town for full details. Finishes with spectacular firework display on Monday evening. More at www.whitbyregatta.co.uk.
Whitby Folk Week
The annual festival of song, dance and storytelling. Daily workshops, dancing, concerts, activities & other events. Craft Fair held daily at the Leisure Centre 9.30am to 5.00pm. For more info, call 01274 833669 or www.whitbyfolk.co.uk.
'Folk in the Courtyard'
At Whitby’s Captain Cook Memorial Museum, Grape Lane. Music and dance in the courtyard as part of Whitby’s Folk Week. From 12.00pm every day. Admission Free. For more details call 01947 601900.
Staithes RNLI Lifeboat Weekend
A fun & action packed fundraising weekend for all the family! For more details, see Staithes & Runswick RNLI Facebook page.
21st Whitby Regatta
A weekend of entertainment with yacht racing, rowing races and various free forms of entertainment. See the official programme available at various outlets throughout the town for full details. Finishes with spectacular firework display on Monday evening. More at www.whitbyregatta.co.uk.
Whitby Folk Week
The annual festival of song, dance and storytelling. Daily workshops, dancing, concerts, activities & other events. Craft Fair held daily at the Leisure Centre 9.30am to 5.00pm. For more info, call 01274 833669 or www.whitbyfolk.co.uk.
'Folk in the Courtyard'
At Whitby’s Captain Cook Memorial Museum, Grape Lane. Music and dance in the courtyard as part of Whitby’s Folk Week. From 12.00pm every day. Admission Free. For more details call 01947 601900.
Back to Netball Whitby.
Lose weight, develop the body's cardiovascular system, improve muscle tone. A gentle re-introduction to the sport for women of all ages. All abilities welcome, no previous experience needed. Normanby Site, Caedmon College Whitby 7pm-8pm. Age 14+. Cost: £2.00. Further info from jody.ivel@englandnetball.co.uk or call 07540 127400
‘Larkin with Women' by Ben Brown.
A touching and humorous play by the Esk Valley Theatre Company that reveals the influence three women had on the work of the poet Philip Larkin. Performed at the Robinson Institute, Glasidale Whitby YO21 2PW from Thursday 10th August to Saturday 2nd September. Monday to Saturday at 7.30pm. Matinees at 2.30pm on 12th, 17th, 19th, 22nd, 24th, 29th & 31st August. Tickets £14/£13. Box Office 01947 897587.. For further details, please visit http://www.eskvalleytheatre.co.uk
Computer drop-in session
at Whitby Coliseum 2.00-4.00pm for people with queries or help with tablets, laptops etc. Tel: Whitby 825000 for further details.
Whitby 6-a-side football league.
At Caedmon. Free registration. Games played in 40-min time slots. Every Monday night 7-10pm under floodlights. Astroturf pitch with FA Referees. Price: £28 per team per week. http://footballmundial.com/leagues/view/317/whitby-6-a-side-league
22nd Whitby Folk Week
The annual festival of song, dance and storytelling. Daily workshops, dancing, concerts, activities & other events. Craft Fair held daily at the Leisure Centre 9.30am to 5.00pm. For more info, call 01274 833669 or www.whitbyfolk.co.uk.
'Folk in the Courtyard'
At Whitby’s Captain Cook Memorial Museum, Grape Lane. Music and dance in the courtyard as part of Whitby’s Folk Week. From 12.00pm every day. Admission Free. For more details call 01947 601900.
‘Smells Amazing!'
Spice Workshop’ at Whitby’s Captain Cook Memorial Museum, Grape Lane. Discover the smells and spices of C18th travel in this fragrant workshop for all the family! Grind your own spice mix and make a pomander to take home. Drop in 11am-4pm. Admission £1 (free with museum entry). For more details call 01947 601900.
Tea Dances with Ray Kirk
At The Northern Lights Suite Whitby Pavilion from 1.30pm. £3.75 per person. A friendly social dance session with Ray Kirk playing a mixed dance programme. Opportunity to make requests. April - September: Recorded music from 1.30pm, live music from 2pm.
‘Larkin with Women' by Ben Brown.
A touching and humorous play by the Esk Valley Theatre Company that reveals the influence three women had on the work of the poet Philip Larkin. Performed at the Robinson Institute, Glasidale Whitby YO21 2PW from Thursday 10th August to Saturday 2nd September. Monday to Saturday at 7.30pm. Matinees at 2.30pm on 12th, 17th, 19th, 22nd, 24th, 29th & 31st August. Tickets £14/£13. Box Office 01947 897587.. For further details, please visit http://www.eskvalleytheatre.co.uk
IT Help
At Whitby Library on Tuesdays 10.00am-12 noon & 2.00pm-4.00pm. Booking advisable. Tel. 01609 534350 or email whitby.library@northyorks.gov.uk for more details.
23rd Whitby Folk Week
The annual festival of song, dance and storytelling. Daily workshops, dancing, concerts, activities & other events. Craft Fair held daily at the Leisure Centre 9.30am to 5.00pm. For more info, call 01274 833669 or www.whitbyfolk.co.uk.
'Folk in the Courtyard'
At Whitby’s Captain Cook Memorial Museum, Grape Lane. Music and dance in the courtyard as part of Whitby’s Folk Week. From 12.00pm every day. Admission Free. For more details call 01947 601900.
Egton Horse & Agricultural Show.
Wrought iron & farrier display, farmers market, plus all the usual horse, cattle, sheep, goat, ferret, fur and feather classes. Also beee keeping, produce and handicraft and the children's sections. Showground opens 8:30am.
‘Larkin with Women' by Ben Brown.
A touching and humorous play by the Esk Valley Theatre Company that reveals the influence three women had on the work of the poet Philip Larkin. Performed at the Robinson Institute, Glasidale Whitby YO21 2PW from Thursday 10th August to Saturday 2nd September. Monday to Saturday at 7.30pm. Matinees at 2.30pm on 12th, 17th, 19th, 22nd, 24th, 29th & 31st August. Tickets £14/£13. Box Office 01947 897587.. For further details, please visit http://www.eskvalleytheatre.co.uk
Computer Classes for Beginners
At Whitby Coliseum 10.00 -11.30am. and 2.00 - 3.30pm. £5 per lesson. Tel: Whitby 825000 for further details
'Move It or Lose It' class
At West Thorpe Stakesby Road Whitby 10.30am. £3.00 per person. For more details call Nicola on 01947 821302 / 07851 747250.
24th Whitby Folk Week
The annual festival of song, dance and storytelling. Daily workshops, dancing, concerts, activities & other events. Craft Fair held daily at the Leisure Centre 9.30am to 5.00pm. For more info, call 01274 833669 or www.whitbyfolk.co.uk.
'Folk in the Courtyard'
At Whitby’s Captain Cook Memorial Museum, Grape Lane. Music and dance in the courtyard as part of Whitby’s Folk Week. From 12.00pm every day. Admission Free. For more details call 01947 601900.
Sneaton YCA lunch
At The Old Schoolhouse, Scaling Dam 12.30pm for 1pm. To book a place, please phone Ruth 01947 880800.
‘Larkin with Women' by Ben Brown.
A touching and humorous play by the Esk Valley Theatre Company that reveals the influence three women had on the work of the poet Philip Larkin. Performed at the Robinson Institute, Glasidale Whitby YO21 2PW from Thursday 10th August to Saturday 2nd September. Monday to Saturday at 7.30pm. Matinees at 2.30pm on 12th, 17th, 19th, 22nd, 24th, 29th & 31st August. Tickets £14/£13. Box Office 01947 897587.. For further details, please visit http://www.eskvalleytheatre.co.uk
Family History Help
At Whitby Library on Thursday afternoons 2.00pm-4.00pm. Booking advisable. Tel. 01609 534350 or email whitby.library@northyorks.gov.uk for more details.
IT Help
At Whitby Library on Thursday mornings 10.00am-12 noon. Booking advisable. Tel. 01609 534350 or email whitby.library@northyorks.gov.uk for more details.
25th Whitby Folk Week
The annual festival of song, dance and storytelling. Daily workshops, dancing, concerts, activities & other events. Craft Fair held daily at the Leisure Centre 9.30am to 5.00pm. For more info, call 01274 833669 or www.whitbyfolk.co.uk.
'Folk in the Courtyard'
At Whitby’s Captain Cook Memorial Museum, Grape Lane. Music and dance in the courtyard as part of Whitby’s Folk Week. From 12.00pm every day. Admission Free. For more details call 01947 601900.
Lunchtime Concert
At St John’s Church, Brunswick Street 11.45am-12.30pm. James Gaughan, Baritone. Free entry, retiring collection.
Coffee Morning
At Whitby Conservative Club. Held last Friday of every month. 10.30am-12 noon. Coffee, cakes, chat, book exchange. All welcome.
'Move It or Lose It'
Chair-based exercises. Held weekly on Fridays from 2.00pm to 3.00pm at Sleights Community Centre. Only £3.00 per person. For further information, call Nicola on 01947 821302 or 07851 747250.
‘Larkin with Women' by Ben Brown.
A touching and humorous play by the Esk Valley Theatre Company that reveals the influence three women had on the work of the poet Philip Larkin. Performed at the Robinson Institute, Glasidale Whitby YO21 2PW from Thursday 10th August to Saturday 2nd September. Monday to Saturday at 7.30pm. Matinees at 2.30pm on 12th, 17th, 19th, 22nd, 24th, 29th & 31st August. Tickets £14/£13. Box Office 01947 897587.. For further details, please visit http://www.eskvalleytheatre.co.uk
IT Help
At Whitby Library on Friday mornings 10.00am-12 noon. Booking advisable. Tel. 01609 534350 or email whitby.library@northyorks.gov.uk for more details.
26th ABBA Revival: ‘Revival the tribute live experience’
ABBA tribute band at Whitby Pavilion Complex. All tickets £15 from www.whitbypavilion.com, ticket hotline 01947 458899 and the Whitby Pavilion Box Office.
North York Moors Chamber Music concert: Jamie Walton & friends
At St Hilda’s, West Cliff 5.00pm-7.30pm. Part of the Arcadia 2017 Festival of concerts – see www.northyorkmoorsfestival.com. Admission £12.50. Students £5.00. Children free.
Esk Valley Mini Markets
Danby Village Hall 10am to 3pm. Free admission. Donations welcome for Esk Moors Caring. New stallholders always welcome - book in early to avoid disappointment. Pitch fee: £10.00. Contact via Facebook page or call/text 07702 164091.
'Embroidery in the Museum’
At Whitby’s Captain Cook Memorial Museum, Grape Lane. Textile historian Alison Larkin will be in costume and working on her latest embroidery project. Admission £1(free with museum entry). For more details call 01947 601900.
Easington Scarecrow Festival starts
Guisborough Scarecrow Festivals provide a great low cost day out, with lots of interest and fun for families, often with trail activities for children, and reasonably priced refreshments with good home baking
‘Larkin with Women' by Ben Brown.
A touching and humorous play by the Esk Valley Theatre Company that reveals the influence three women had on the work of the poet Philip Larkin. Performed at the Robinson Institute, Glasidale Whitby YO21 2PW from Thursday 10th August to Saturday 2nd September. Monday to Saturday at 7.30pm. Matinees at 2.30pm on 12th, 17th, 19th, 22nd, 24th, 29th & 31st August. Tickets £14/£13. Box Office 01947 897587.. For further details, please visit http://www.eskvalleytheatre.co.uk
27th Whitby District Lions Club. Charity Rainbow Paint Run.
12 noon at Whitby Beach, West Pier (T-Shirt collection opens 10.30am). Entry (including T-Shirt & sunglasses): adults & over 12s £15, under 12s £10, Family £30 (2 adults/2 children). Registration: Whitby Pet Shop, Station Square.
Beauty and the Beast
Summer Pantomime at Whitby Pavilion Complex. Slapstick comedy, audience interaction and lavish set & costumes. Doors open 1pm for 1.30pm show, & 6pm for 6.30pm show. All tickets £10 from www.whitbypavilion.com, ticket hotline 01947 458899 and the Whitby Pavilion Box Office.
28th Back to Netball Whitby.
Lose weight, develop the body's cardiovascular system, improve muscle tone. A gentle re-introduction to the sport for women of all ages. All abilities welcome, no previous experience needed. Normanby Site, Caedmon College Whitby 7pm-8pm. Age 14+. Cost: £2.00. Further info from jody.ivel@englandnetball.co.uk or call 07540 127400
‘Larkin with Women' by Ben Brown.
A touching and humorous play by the Esk Valley Theatre Company that reveals the influence three women had on the work of the poet Philip Larkin. Performed at the Robinson Institute, Glasidale Whitby YO21 2PW from Thursday 10th August to Saturday 2nd September. Monday to Saturday at 7.30pm. Matinees at 2.30pm on 12th, 17th, 19th, 22nd, 24th, 29th & 31st August. Tickets £14/£13. Box Office 01947 897587.. For further details, please visit http://www.eskvalleytheatre.co.uk
Computer drop-in session
at Whitby Coliseum 2.00-4.00pm for people with queries or help with tablets, laptops etc. Tel: Whitby 825000 for further details.
Whitby 6-a-side football league.
At Caedmon. Free registration. Games played in 40-min time slots. Every Monday night 7-10pm under floodlights. Astroturf pitch with FA Referees. Price: £28 per team per week. http://footballmundial.com/leagues/view/317/whitby-6-a-side-league
Beauty and the Beast
Summer Pantomime at Whitby Pavilion Complex. Slapstick comedy, audience interaction and lavish set & costumes. Doors open 1pm for 1.30pm show, & 6pm for 6.30pm show. All tickets £10 from www.whitbypavilion.com, ticket hotline 01947 458899 and the Whitby Pavilion Box Office.
Whitby Civic Society lecture
At the Coliseum: ‘A Walk around Whitby in Bygone Days’ Neil Williamson. Everyone welcome. Admission: Members £1, Visitors: £2. Starts 7.15pm prompt. Refreshments available.
Farndale Show
Cattle, Sheep, Poultry, Pigeons, Rabbits, Farm & Dairy Produce, Flowers, Vegetables, Children’s Classes, Industrial Classes, Art, Hound & Terrier Show, Pet Dogs, Gun Dogs, Hunters, Ponies & Pony Gymkhana, Show jumping & Clear Round Jumping, Vintage. Showfield opens 8.00am.
29th Tea Dances with Ray Kirk
At The Northern Lights Suite Whitby Pavilion from 1.30pm. £3.75 per person. A friendly social dance session with Ray Kirk playing a mixed dance programme. Opportunity to make requests. April - September: Recorded music from 1.30pm, live music from 2pm.
‘Larkin with Women' by Ben Brown.
A touching and humorous play by the Esk Valley Theatre Company that reveals the influence three women had on the work of the poet Philip Larkin. Performed at the Robinson Institute, Glasidale Whitby YO21 2PW from Thursday 10th August to Saturday 2nd September. Monday to Saturday at 7.30pm. Matinees at 2.30pm on 12th, 17th, 19th, 22nd, 24th, 29th & 31st August. Tickets £14/£13. Box Office 01947 897587.. For further details, please visit http://www.eskvalleytheatre.co.uk
'Tom, Dick & Harry'
Whitby Amateur Dramatic Society presentation directed by Ian Dobson at Whitby Pavilion Complex (Spa). Doors open 7.00pm; show starts 7.30pm. Tickets: £8, Children 14yrs and under £7 from www.whitbypavilion.com, ticket hotline 01947 458899 and the Whitby Pavilion Box Office.
‘Banner Art workshop’
At Whitby’s Captain Cook Memorial Museum, Grape Lane. Hand-paint a beautiful banner using traditional Chinese inks and brushes. Drop in 11-4pm. Admission £1 (free with museum entry). For more details call 01947 601900.
IT Help
At Whitby Library on Tuesdays 10.00am-12 noon & 2.00pm-4.00pm. Booking advisable. Tel. 01609 534350 or email whitby.library@northyorks.gov.uk for more details.
30th ‘Larkin with Women' by Ben Brown.
A touching and humorous play by the Esk Valley Theatre Company that reveals the influence three women had on the work of the poet Philip Larkin. Performed at the Robinson Institute, Glasidale Whitby YO21 2PW from Thursday 10th August to Saturday 2nd September. Monday to Saturday at 7.30pm. Matinees at 2.30pm on 12th, 17th, 19th, 22nd, 24th, 29th & 31st August. Tickets £14/£13. Box Office 01947 897587.. For further details, please visit http://www.eskvalleytheatre.co.uk
Computer Classes for Beginners
At Whitby Coliseum 10.00 -11.30am. and 2.00 - 3.30pm. £5 per lesson. Tel: Whitby 825000 for further details
'Move It or Lose It' class
At West Thorpe Stakesby Road Whitby 10.30am. £3.00 per person. For more details call Nicola on 01947 821302 / 07851 747250.
‘Wager – Drama in the museum’
At Whitby’s Captain Cook Memorial Museum, Grape Lane. Hear stories of a real-life mutiny and the adventures of a C18th sailor brought to life in the museum by Bidi Iredale. Performances through the afternoon. Admission free with museum entry. For more details call 01947 601900.
31st Domino Drive
Sneaton Village Hall. £3 entry inc cup of tea/coffee. Raffle, refreshments. Fun for all. Doors open 6.30pm, 6.45pm kick off! For further information please contact Sneaton Village Hall on: 07791 889737
‘Larkin with Women' by Ben Brown.
A touching and humorous play by the Esk Valley Theatre Company that reveals the influence three women had on the work of the poet Philip Larkin. Performed at the Robinson Institute, Glasidale Whitby YO21 2PW from Thursday 10th August to Saturday 2nd September. Monday to Saturday at 7.30pm. Matinees at 2.30pm on 12th, 17th, 19th, 22nd, 24th, 29th & 31st August. Tickets £14/£13. Box Office 01947 897587.. For further details, please visit http://www.eskvalleytheatre.co.uk
'Tom, Dick & Harry'
Whitby Amateur Dramatic Society presentation directed by Ian Dobson at Whitby Pavilion Complex (Spa). Doors open 7.00pm; show starts 7.30pm. Tickets: £8, Children 14yrs and under £7 from www.whitbypavilion.com, ticket hotline 01947 458899 and the Whitby Pavilion Box Office.
Family History Help
At Whitby Library on Thursday afternoons 2.00pm-4.00pm. Booking advisable. Tel. 01609 534350 or email whitby.library@northyorks.gov.uk for more details.
IT Help
At Whitby Library on Thursday mornings 10.00am-12 noon. Booking advisable. Tel. 01609 534350 or email whitby.library@northyorks.gov.uk for more details.

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