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'Remember Scarborough!

An exhibition commemorating the bombardment of Scarborough at the beginning of WW1. On December 16th 1914, German warships fired...  more...

Gruffalo's Child Trail

After much success this year with the Gruffalo at Dalby Forest we are proud to unviel the Gruffalo's Child trails for Autumn/Wint...  more...

Deco Days Weekend at the SJT 31st Oct -2nd Nov

Deco Days Celebrate our wonderful art deco Odeon building with all sorts of deco-inspired activities and, since this year it fall...  more...

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Darkness has settled over New York City as Shredder and his evil Foot Clan have an iron grip on everything from the police to the...  more...

The Book Of Life

From producer Guillermo del Toro and director Jorge Gutierrez comes an animated comedy with a unique visual style. THE BOOK OF LI...  more...

Runswick Bay - Out & About

Runswick Bay

 

Situated 5 miles north of Whitby, Runswick Bay is a picture-postcard seaside village loved by both artists and holidaymakers. The village is split into two parts – a number of houses at the top of the cliffs contrast sharply with the red-roofed cottages that appear to tumble down the cliffside to the seafront below.

 

The beach can be accessed via a steep 1 in 4 road with an accessible car park at the bottom. It has been frequently awarded the ENCAMS Seaside Award and if appropriate will be flying the distinctive blue and yellow flag.

We also have more information about Runswick Bay and details of the Runswick Bay Beach, These also include details of forthcoming events based near the Bay.

Kettleness Point in on the far side of the bay and has been the scene of many shipwrecks. In 1901 the lifeboat was launched and manned entirely by women as their men were caught in a treacherous storm.

The old thatched coastguard's cottage, lifeboat house and boat-park still stand at the edge of the village, but only by good fortune and sea defences.

 

There is a regular bus service through the village, Arriva bus number 5

 

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