14 things you’ll remember if you lived in Scarborough in the 1990s

Here are 14 things you’ll remember if you lived in Scarborough in the 1990s.

Thursday, 30th January 2020, 3:32 pm
Updated Friday, 31st January 2020, 12:48 pm
14 things youll remember if you lived  in Scarborough in the 1990s.
14 things youll remember if you lived in Scarborough in the 1990s.

We’ve already taken a trip to the 1970s, and 1980s and this week it’s the turn of the 90s. We struggled to find pictures for some things - if you have any photos you’d like to add to our archive, contact us at [email protected].

You remember watching Take That on South Bay beach when they came for the Radio One Roadshow.
There were dramatic scenes on Sandside when a fire broke out at Luna Park in 1991.

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There was yet again a change of name for the outdoor pool on North side and you remember visiting Atlantis in summer.
If you were a little one, youll have probably been to a birthday party at the indoor play area in McDonalds.
You celebrated the 50th anniversary of VE Day in style, like these children and adults from Candler Street dressed in 1940s dress as a 30 metre table creaked under the mountain of food.
You remember the town transforming into a film set when Little Voice filmed. Here Jane Horrocks and Ewan McGregor are filmed in Trafalgar Street West in 1997.
You remember Paul Ingle winning his world title against Manuel Medina.
The town became the centre of a national news story when the Holbeck Hotel was destroyed in a landslip in June 1993.
You remember the Opera House closing in 1996.
In 1993, safety caging was added to Valley Bridge.
The barracks near North Bay were demolished in 1994.
If you were older you can remember Toffs nightclub opening, and enjoying a few nights on the dancefloor.
The theatre was transformed into an ice rink for a special performance of Beauty and the Beast.
Take That were in town again in 1992 when they played the Futurist.