Xmas Markets in and around Scarborough

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Trudging around shops or sitting at home online ticking off the Christmas gift list doesn’t really make us feel very festive, and let’s face it, can be down-right boring at times. To bring back the festive feeling and give us a little cheer as we go, what can be better than a good old fashioned […]

Some of Scarborough’s Hidden Gems

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  Most people visiting Scarborough know about the most popular venues to visit either from previous childhood holidays or from more recent visits. There are, however, a few hidden gems dotted around that some may not know about, but are nonetheless well worth a visit.   The Scarborough Fair Collection Who doesn’t love a vintage […]

Spooky goings-on in October

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Stepping out for some seasonal entertainment this month can only mean one thing, Halloween. As the darker nights descend and the cold creeps in, it’s time to wrap up warm, dig out the torches and seek out some spooky fun. To make it a little easier we have listed a host of events that will […]

October Treats to come

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Guests of Park Manor visiting Scarborough this month will be spoilt for choice as Scarborough offers delights both culinary and cultural, with some Halloween fun thrown in for the kiddies. We have a first in the form of a brand new festival which will benefit local charities, an evening of candlelit Baroque splendour and music […]

Coming up, events in Scarborough

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As autumn descends on us in Scarborough and we look forward to some cooler weather and the beauty of nature around us at this time of year, we may be inclined to think that things are winding down on the North Yorkshire coast…..well as far as entertainment goes we are still going strong, with concerts, […]

Peasholm Park’s fascinating History

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Here at The Park Manor Hotel we are privileged enough to be situated overlooking Scarborough’s famous Peasholm Park. The history of the land itself takes us on a historical journey right back to medieval times. In these times, the area was known as the Northstead Estate which encompassed among other things Northstead Manor that fell […]

More concerts and musical events in and around Scarborough

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Scarborough hosts many music related events throughout the year and the next few weeks are as busy as ever. As the kids go back to school and the summer slowly begins to fade away there are still plenty of musical treats to experience along the Yorkshire Coast. The fantastic Scarborough Spa Orchestra are busy performing […]

Walking and Cycling Trails from Scarborough

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By James F. Carter – Own work, CC BY-SA 2.5, For those among us with a more athletic outlook on a holiday, or who would just like a scenic day, there are some lovely trails to take advantage of all along the North Yorkshire Coast, which can be interjected at many points along the length […]

Music events on the North Yorkshire Coast

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The music just keeps on playing on the North Yorkshire coast this summer, with something for all tastes coming up in the next few weeks, and there’s no sign of it stopping any time soon! From modern bands to Mo-town, there really is a plethora of musical entertainment to dip into. Rounding off July and […]

All Aboard for Scarborough’s 18th Sea-fest Maritime Festival

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This years’ weekend of sea-faring fun at Scarborough Sea-fest is gearing up to be one of the best yet, a weekend not to be missed for all the family, 29th-31st July 2016. Cookery demonstrations, a free tour aboard a Royal Navy craft and a traditional coble boat are all set to take you on a […]

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