Redcar

Redcar is a seaside resort in the north east of England, and a major town in the unitary authority of Redcar and Cleveland in the ceremonial county of North Yorkshire. It lies 7.5 miles (12.1 km) east-northeast of Middlesbrough by the North Sea coast. The combined population of the wards of Coatham, Dormanstown, Kirkleatham, Newcomen, West Dyke and Zetland was 36,610 in the 2001 census.

With the opening of the Middlesbrough to Redcar Railway in 1846, Redcar became a resort for Victorian tourists.

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Redcar - Cultural References
... Atonement (film) In 2006, Redcar was used as a location for the film adaptation of the Ian McEwan novel Atonement ... The Secret Millionaire (TV programme) In 2010, Redcar was featured on the Channel 4 programme, The Secret Millionaire ... humanitarian, philanthropist and self made millionaire, visited the Redcar community and gave £25,000 to Zoë's Place for a sensory room, £25,000 to Redcar Amateur ...
Arriva North East - Closures and Take-overs - Loftus
... Prior to this, services X3/X4 Loftus – Middlesbrough and 789 Redcar – Easington were transferred to Redcar depot from 17 November 2008 ... Stockton depot (most of the short journeys) and Whitby outstation (the rest), while Redcar gained services 65/65A Middlesbrough – Loftus and Whitby outstation gained service 828 Laurence Jackson School ...
The Murmurs - History - Redcar
... In 2005, following the breakup of Gush, Heather Reid (formerly Grody) and Jon Skibic formed the band Redcar with Michael Sullivan and Ryan MacMillan ... Their debut album was released in March 2007 and was produced by Grammy award winning producer Greg Collins (U2 and Gwen Stefani) ...
June Laverick - Personal
... Before June was born her parents ran a public house in Bishop Auckland but then returned to Redcar to run The Royal Hotel on the sea front near Redcar Pier ... In 1931 June Laverick was born in Laburnum Road, Redcar ... and after retiring from acting in her 30s June moved back to Redcar, marrying an ICI process worker and briefly taking over the licence of The Royal Hotel before returning south alone ...