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It’s Recycle Week on the Yorkshire Coast, with Filey residents urged to recycle more items from their bathrooms. In the East Riding, waste and recycling officers will be out and about in various towns, including Filey, for Recycling Week which runs from today (Monday 25 September) until Sunday. The awareness week, which is in its 14th […]

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There were gold awards given across the North Yorkshire coast in the recent ‘Yorkshire in Bloom.’ The most notable award was for Filey, who claimed gold in Coastal Towns with a population of under 12,000. There were plenty of awards for the Yorkshire Coast in the Open Spaces Category. Friends of Filey Parks were awarded […]

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Filey’s lifeboat rescue crew were called out to rescue a struggling kayaker on Saturday afternoon. The person had been tipped out of their kayak by strong waves and was struggling to get back on board. The inshore lifeboat was launched just after 4 pm and went out to them, brought them back to shore and […]

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North Yorkshire Police has today released a film to mark the 50th deployment of Project Servator since its launch. The 4 and a half minute film shows how the project, which launched in North Yorkshire in April 2017, deploys teams of both highly visible and covert police officers to deny, detect and deter criminal and terrorist […]

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Sadly, British summertime is coming to an end. To shake the autumn blues we ‘ve selected our top picks for things to do in the late summer months.  Visit Filey’s exciting museum Filey Museum, now a single building, once a former fisherman’s cottage and farm, the lovely whitewashed Filey Museum dates from 1696 and charts […]

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A new project hopes to help attract more international visitors to the Yorkshire Coast. It will allow those thinking of coming to the area to create a personal itinerary online. The project will initially target potential tourists from Germany, Belgium, the Netherlands and France. Sheron Crossman, from the National Coastal Tourism Academy, said: “There’ll be […]

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Swim Safe, a national programme offering free outdoor swimming and water safety sessions is coming to The Yorkshire Coast to promote respect for the sea to children.  Swim Safe is entirely free to attend, it was founded by the Andrew McGeown Legacy Fund. Andrew was a well-loved local man who sadly died after going into the […]

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A new warning system has been introduced to Filey’s level crossing as safety was becoming a concern.  Network Rail has installed a new audible warning system at the crossing at Seadale which will alert pedestrians of approaching trains. The system is automatically triggered as the train approaches the crossing, which is an additional warning as […]

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A special ceremony took place in Filey last week to celebrate the re-opening of the much loved St Catherine’s charity shop. The Town Mayor and Mayoress paid a visit to the store on John Street for its relaunch Friday morning. Area Retail Manager, Matthew Wood, said: “We get so many regular customers in Filey. Holiday […]

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New laws to protect fish and seafood stocks could spell the end of the fishing industry in Filey and other Yorkshire coast towns. There are currently several licences in town, but under the plans, they won’t be renewed beyond 2022. The idea of the restrictions is to safeguard the levels of salmon, but Filey’s fishermen […]

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