Website Accessibility

Scarborough Borough Council in association with East Riding of Yorkshire Council and the North York Moors National Park Authority developed this website and are committed to ensuring the site can be accessed and used effectively by the vast majority of website users.


This website has been built to closely adhere to as many web standards as appropriate, making every effort to make the website as compliant as possible including providing mechanisms for increasing the text contrast and making the site navigable using the keyboard.

Web browser guidance

Our website is designed to utilise the latest technology standards to deliver information efficiently and in the most accessible way. The site has been designed and tested to support a wide variety of web browsers and versions.

We encourage users of our site to regularly visit their browser provider's website and download current security updates to ensure safe and correct functioning of their browser software, please also keep up to date anti-virus and security software on your computer.


The site uses JavaScript so we recommend that you enable JavaScript in your browser, most browsers are already enabled by default. The website will still function without JavaScript.

Foreign languages

To assist in the promotion of the Yorkshire Coast as a holiday destination for foreign visitors, the Google Translate tool has been integrated with the website. Discover more on Google Translate.

Site design & direction by Askew Brook