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Mayor shows his support for barber’s shop staff

The mayor of Bridlington, Cllr Cyril Marsburg, visited staff at a Bridlington barber’s shop on Saturday, to show his support for the business after it was the victim of a graffiti attack.

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VIDEO: Bride of Frankenstein and Hollywood Oscar winning wedding dresses at Cannon Hall in Barnsley

Wedding dresses don't come more frightening famous than the one worn by the bride of Frankenstein - now on show in South Yorkshire.
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Jordan Harrison with comedian Rory Bremner

Jordan lands major national fishing award

Jordan Harrison has been named the country’s best young fisherman at a national awards ceremony.

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Amanda Rowe with the restored boat at West BS in Bessingby

Spa boat has a new home on dry land

Remember the old boats from the lake which used to be next to Bridlington Spa?

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Passengers face changing at Hull for every trip to South Yorkshire

Train changes would be a ‘hammer blow’

Plans to stop direct trains from Bridlington to Doncaster and Sheffield would be a “hammer blow” for passengers, says one rail group.

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Chef Nigel Brown at last years festival

Town’s seafood festival is off the menu this year

Funding problems have forced the cancellations of the popular Bridlington Seafood Festival this year.

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Manager Adam Mainprize

Happy birthday to Bridlington’s amazing leisure centre

In just one year, Bridlington’s stunning new leisure centre has become a building which is the envy of many parts of the UK.

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Northern Rail will be running extra late-night services

Extra trains for big weekend event

Extra late-night train services are being put on for music fans who are attending the Radio One Big Weekend event near Hull this weekend.

Music
Bridlington in the sunshine

Bridlington is top for ‘nostalgia and charm’

Bridlington might be looking at how it moves into the future, but it’s old-fashioned appeal has impressed travel experts.

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Work has now started on Manor Street

What are they doing in Manor Street?

It’s all change in Manor Street again.

Transport
The new Nokia 3310 will be stocked in Carphone Warehouse, Vodafone and EE.

It's coming... Nokia announce release date for new 3310 in UK

It's official: the new and improved Nokia 3310 is set to be relaunched on 24 May 2017.

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Bridlington Spa

Spa in profit ahead of schedule

Bridlington Spa has turned a profit in each of the last three financial years, figures obtained by the Free Press show.

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Don't become a victim of fraud on your holiday.

Warning as more holidaymakers fall victim to fraud

Holidaymakers are losing an average of £1200 to holiday fraud, according to Action Fraud - the UK’s national reporting centre for fraud and cybercrime.

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Owner Katherine Furmidge at The Lamp in High Street. Picture by Paul Atkinson

The Lamp in Tour spotlight

A family-run restaurant has been chosen to represent Bridlington alongside some of Yorkshire’s finest food haunts in a new eating guide.

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Philip Meeson the CEO of Dart Group...Pictured at the Double Tree Hilton Hotel, Leeds..29th January 2013....Picture By Simon Hulme

Revealed: Who are the wealthiest people in Yorkshire?

The owner of airline Jet2.com has seen his wealth plummet by £90m following the Brexit vote, according to data published in this year’s Sunday Times Rich List.

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Staff at the Pride of Bridlington, Sam Bower, Gemma Gordon, Matthew Chambers, Veronica Pugh, Alex Kelly-Evans and Trevor Newbould

Chip, chip, hooray - we’re in the nation’s top 50 shops

Fry Magazine has included the Pride of Bridlington in it’s list of the 50 best fish and chip shops in the country for the second year running.

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Sewerby residents believe a serious accident is only a matter of time

Residents demand action on speeding

Is Sewerby the biggest hotspot for speeding in the Bridlington area?

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Site manager Alex Crutchley and Cllr Richard Burton

Bigger park could be worth millions

Plans have been submitted to extend the council’s biggest caravan park in Bridlington - which could bring in an extra £2million a year into the town’s economy.

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Record-breaking crowd for epic 2017 Tour de Yorkshire finale

Record-breaking crowd for epic 2017 Tour de Yorkshire finale

A record one million fans turned out to watch the epic finale to the 2017 Tour de Yorkshire which saw Serge Pauwels claim the stage and overall victory.
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Thousands of fans are expected to line the route for this weekend's Tour de Yorkshire.

Everything you need to know about this weekend's Tour de Yorkshire

The third Tour de Yorkshire cycle race will get underway today as competitors tackle the east coast circuit in front of an expected crowd of thousands.

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