Out and about in Scarborough and the Yorkshire Coast

The beautiful town of Scarborough benefits from two quite different bays.

 

The North Bay boasts many attractions including the Castle, the exciting new Sands Development, Peasholm Park, an indoor swimming pool and easy access to the Cleveland Way. The cricket club, home to the famous Scarborough Cricket festival, the Sea Life Centre and Stephen Joseph Theatre are all within easy walking distance.



The South Bay houses the majority of the town amusements, including the Lifeboat Centre, Harbour and Futurist Theatre as well as the impressive Spa Complex.

Scarborough has a busy town centre with ample shopping facilities including the Brunswick Centre, several nightclubs and an abundance of pubs and places to eat.


The famous Stephen Joseph Theatre hosts regular plays and concerts throughout the season,


The surrounding countryside is superb and unspoilt. The Heritage coastline and the glorious North Yorkshire Moors National Park; with its miles of forest and moorland. Here you will find the village of Goathland, famous as the fictional "Heartbeat".

The coastal towns of Whitby, Filey and Bridlington are only a short drive away.


For the golf enthusiast Scarborough boasts two superb golf courses with the picturesque North Cliff Golf Club only a few minutes drive from the Sheridan where visitors are always welcome.

 

LINKS TO LOCAL AMENITIES & ATTRACTIONS

 

NORTH YORK MOORS RAILWAY
.........Experience the thrill of a full size steam locomotive, or the power of a diesel engine on a nostalgic journey through the spectacular North Yorkshire Moors countryside.


SCARBOROUGH INDOOR BOWLS CENTRE

......... Indoor bowls crown green catering licensed bar function meeting room weddings corporate facilities Y...- Situated on the cliffs overlooking the picturesque North Bay, the Scarborough Bowls Centre ( previously known as the Alexandra Bowls Centre ) offers superb facilities for the serious bowler as well as all the family.

 

SCARBOROUGH EVENING NEWS
......... News, Sport, Jobs, Property, Cars, Entertainments & More- The Scarborough Evening News is the biggest selling daily newspaper on Yorkshires East Coast.

 

SCARBOROUGH OPEN AIR THEATRE

........ Europe's largest open air theatre, is now back in business with a star studded list for 2012 !

 

STEPHEN JOSEPH THEATRE

.........The Stephen Joseph Theatre was founded in 1955 on the first floor of the Public Library


SCARBOROUGH PLAYZONE

......... Giant childrens adventure entertainment centre on Columbus Ravine, Scarborough North Bay.

scarborough cricket club official website- Scarborough Cricket Club has five local teams, also hosting Yorkshire Country Cricket Club, other ECB representative games as well as under 19 and Ladies Test Matches.


NATIONAL RAIL ENQUIRIES

.........Official source for rail information, UK train times and timetables- Offical source for rail information to Scarborough North Yorkshire, UK train times and timetables.

 

SEA LIFE CENTRE

.........Caring for our Oceans- As well as helping millions of people discover the marvels of marine life, Scarborough Sealife Centre helps safeguard our seas and their inhabitants for the future.


FUTURIST THEATRE - SCARBOROUGH

.........The Futurist Theatre Scarborough provides entertainment for both local people and visitors alike, from childrens shows, ballet, concerts and traditional summer shows as well as a cinema.


HOLLYWOOD PLAZA CINEMA

......... The Hollywood Plaza Cinema is the only full time run cinema in Scarborough, showing current and popular films.


EDEN CAMP

.........Modern Military History Museum, transports you back in time to wartime Britain, located near Malton/Pickering.


THE AUTO 66 CLUB

.........The Auto66 Club, based in Scarborough North Yorkshire, home of the famous Olivers Mount Motorcyle Road Racing Circuit.

 

FORESTRY COMISSION

.........Dalby Forest- Dalby Forest is situated on the Southern slopes of the North York Moors National Park, now including the exciting 'Go-Ape'.

 

SOUTH CLIFF GOLF CLUB

.........An expansive seaside golf course with a difference..... on Scarborough South Cliff Scarborough

 

SSCARBOROUGH NORTH CLIFF GOLF CLUB

.......A parkland golf course with stunning views across North Bay and Castle, Scarborough, North Y...- Situated 2 miles North of Scarborough on the coastal road to Whitby. Stunning views of the North Bay and Castle.


WHITBY GOLF CLUB

.........Located on the rugged cliff tops, near to Sandsend


ENGLISH HERITAGE

..........Stonehenge & the History of England : English Heritage- Making the past part of our future, guide to days out including Scarborough Castle and historic buildings and eventsin Yorkshire.

 

DELICIOUS YORKSHIRE

......... Aims to increase the awareness otf the range of food and drink from Yorkshire and Humberside.