Just a handful of tickets remain for BBC Radio star Ian McMillan’s appearance in Filey on Monday 4th October. Potential show goers are advised to get to Filey Post Office as quick as possible to secure their place at this unmissable event organised by Filey Literature Festival. The star of BBC Radio 3’s The Verb, […]
This weekend voodoo rhythms and old timey vaudeville cabaret makes an unlikely arrival in Filey. On Friday-Sunday 1-3rd October, Filey hosts its first ever Americana Festival. Americana is a genre that encompasses the shared and varied traditions that make up the musical ethos of the US. Folk, country, blues, gospel and bluegrass, a distinctive roots orientated sound. Nathan […]
Snooker legend Jimmy White MBE was in Filey at the weekend, undertaking an exhibition event at Filey Sports Bar and Lounge on the Station Approach. Jimmy stayed the night at The White Lodge. Here is the man himself, pictured with the hotel’s duty manager, the lovely Hannah.
On Sunday, in a fitting conclusion to the commemorations of the 242nd anniversary of the Battle of Flamborough Head, Filey’s Sea Cadets made their way to the Memorial Gardens for a short service of remembrance for the 400 sailors, of all nations, who died in the battle. Sadly, due to the intervention of a Filey […]
The dinner to mark the 242nd anniversary of the Battle of Flamborough Head was a stunning success at the White Lodge Hotel on Thursday evening. The organising group, Filey Bay 1779, are committed to making it an annual event and it is hoped that next year will be even more spectacular. Due to the pandemic restrictions […]
The Trackrod Rally returns to Filey this weekend. On Friday evening at 6pm the ceremonial start will take place on Filey seafront. The drivers will then be flagged away by the Mayor of Filey at 7pm. Rally fans can take photographs with the cars, get autographs and speak with the crews before the event. The cars then travel to Dalby […]
On Thursday 23rd September the White Lodge Hotel will be hosting a glittering dinner to commemorate the 242nd anniversary of the Battle of Flamborough Head. On sale at the bar will be a special run of lowland rum named John Paul Jones, in honour of the Scottish born captain of the American ship the Bonhomme […]
The fabulous Filey Folk Festival has begun, filling the town’s pubs and streets with music and song. From virtually every pub comes the enticing sounds of live music, something that is even more wonderful to hear after the long covid lockdowns. On Thursday evening the festival opener flew out of the blocks at a packed Glasshouse. […]