Morning light at Robin Hood’s Bay

A few from a wander this morning as the first light of day breaks over Robin Hood’s Bay in North Yorkshire. Robin Hood’s Bay is a small fishing village located within the North York Moors National Park and five miles south of Whitby. The village, which consists of a maze of tiny streets, had aContinue reading “Morning light at Robin Hood’s Bay”

Coast People – Bay Town

Five miles south of the North Yorkshire town of Whitby is the small coastal fishing village of Bay Town. Bay Town is more widely known as Robin Hood’s Bay. The origin of this name is uncertain and it is doubtful if ‘Robin Hood’ was ever in the vicinity. An English ballad and legend tells aContinue reading “Coast People – Bay Town”