Thursday, January 27, 2022

Tag: Whitby Pier

Whitby Piers: And yet another deadline missed for crucial repairs as ‘nothing going on yet’

Whitby Pier
Maintenance work may finally get underway on the piers in Whitby this autumn, but not after yet another broken promise from Scarborough Council. Long-delayed repair work to Whitby’s piers seems to have stalled yet further - with previously announced September start-date now pushed backed by several weeks. Earlier this year Scarborough Borough Council pledged that its £9m Whitby Piers Coast Protection...

Whitby Pier work progresses amid political battleground

Coinslot - Whitby pier
Scarborough Borough Council has announced updates on the long-awaited maintenance of Whitby’s piers. However, campaign group Fight 4 Whitby and local operator Mark Miller believe the urgently-needed work has taken far too long.   A group in Whitby are campaigning against Scarborough Borough Council’s (SBC) management of the town’s harbour and the surrounding facilities, with local operator Mark Miller joining the...