There was beer and beards on offer for the public, and neither disappointed. Here are ten fine examples of beards from The Scarborough News' photographer Richard Ponter.
Ben Waddington and Leon Dumont take in the sea air. Joe Hugill, Chris Nunns and Brian Dixon get into the spirit of the day. Victor Campbell reflects on the day Geoff Guest, Dave Balford and Carole Taylor have fun. Gillian Harper of the local branch of CAMRA gets into the spirit of the day. Mick Baxter, Lee Pearson and Carl Coates enjoy the day. Martin Foy, Blake Meyer and Jono Harris show off their beards Victor Campbell takes in the view at the Spa. Organisers Anthony Springall and Kearon Harvey with Scarborough Town Crier David Birdsall. Lewis Aymer and Shane Hazelgrave enjoy the sea air.