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Stories and Tips Scarborough

A Walk into the Past

Written by TianjinPaul on 29 Aug, 2012

Readers of this journal entry will, unfortunately, have to permit me to indulge in a little bout or reminiscence. During the mid to late 1980s, my father regularly took me to Scarborough for week-ends away. We stayed in a caravan – or very occasionally a…Read More

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Scarborough, South Bay

Written by MichaelJM on 07 May, 2006

Scarborough is the first coastal town that I can recall from my childhood. That was in the days of steam trains (the railway arrived in Scarborough in 1846 making it Yorkshire's oldest seaside resort), when holidays were a real family adventure and my father managed…Read More

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Scarborough, North bay

Written by MichaelJM on 07 May, 2006

In the quieter North Bay, Peasholme Park, designed in the early 20th century in a Japanese Style featuring pagodas, waterfalls, a floating bandstand and a willow pattern style bridge. In my childhood I remember being fascinated by a naval battle on Peasholm Lake. These battle…Read More

Touring Yorkshire

Written by been there-again-again on 17 Jul, 2002

Scarborough is an ideal location as a starting point or a place to stay while touring the great Yorkshire Moors with its tiny villages and dozens of great pubs. You can drive up to Whitby, down to Bridlington, across the moors to the Yorkshire dales…Read More

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