Warm weather gives town trade boost

Monday May Bank Holiday busy beach .Picture Richard Ponter 131904a
Monday May Bank Holiday busy beach .Picture Richard Ponter 131904a

Visitors have flocked to Scarborough’s golden sands over the bank holiday weekend, as the town was at last graced with a spot of sunshine.

Thousands of people visited the seafront, with the warm weather enticing tourists over the three-day weekend.

Town centre shop shelves were stripped bare as traders enjoyed one of the busiest weekends this year.

And the weather is set to get even better on Monday, with temperatures forecasted to reach as high as 20 degrees.