A vibrant culture and heritage offer

A vibrant culture and heritage offer

Culture can bring communities together, attracting visitors and businesses. A culture off that enhances our borough and creates a place where people want to live, work and visit.

A vibrant culture and heritage offer
  • 6.5% of businesses in the borough are within the arts, entertainment and recreation sector
  • 20.9% of the borough’s population is under 20 years old compared to 25.2% nationally
  • 365,004 visits to Scarborough Sports Village during 2018/19
  • 13,744 visits to Whitby Leisure Centre during 2018/19
  • 136 visits per 1,000 population to museums during 2018/19
  • 508,631 visitors to the Scarborough Spa during 2018/19
  • 146,272 visitors to Whitby Pavilion during 2018/19
  • 95,566 visits to the Stephen Joseph Theatre during 2018/19