Most American School Children know of the famous Battle of Flamborough Head of 23rd September 1779 , involving the ‘father of the American Navy’ John Paul Jones who commanded a small squadron. The battle has been presented as a ‘single ship action‘, but Jones was the commodore of a [...]Continue Reading →
The Church of St John the Evangelist is set back in it’s own award winning garden and small car park in West Avenue, Filey. It is not an eye catching church, the Victorian Architect C. Hodgson Fowler was regarded as ‘dependable but unexciting’ . St John’s opened in 1873, the site and stone [...]Continue Reading →
The Discover Filey Launch yesterday was a great success with over a hundred members of the public attending. We were visited by our local MP Anne Macintosh, the Mayor and deputy of Filey and representatives from East Yorkshire and Scarborough Borough Councils.
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Our seas are alive with a multitude of small creatures that are carried around by the tide. Some live in the water column all the time, others are the child stages (larvae) of animals such as starfish, barnacles, crabs and lobsters. The Discover Filey Group has developed plans for a Discover Plankton, plankton net [...]Continue Reading →
Latest NewsApril 18th, 2013
Filey Food Festival 2013. By Katie Widera After a hugely successful first [...]
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