• In 2011/2012 special ethereal lighting was installed to light up the trees down Cargate Hill with a grant from North Yorkshire County Council’s Area Committee and funding from other local groups and organisations.

  • In 2012/2013 special effects lighting was installed to light up the Filey War Memorial with assistance from the Filey Branch of the Royal British Legion

  • In 2013/2014 small Christmas trees above individual shops on Murray Street and John Street were added to the Christmas lighting programme with grant funding from Yorkshire Coast Homes plus additional artificial Christmas trees were placed above Boots the Chemist shop, a further large real Christmas tree was kindly supplied by Scarborough Borough Council opposite the Filey Bus Station.

  • In 2013/2014 lighting around the Filey Bandstand was provided in partnership with Scarborough Borough Council.

  • In 2015/2016 the Town Council has tendered for a three year contract for hiring and installing of Christmas lighting with designs being chosen by the group.

In addition to the above festive schemes Filey Town Council provide real Christmas trees and lighting for the Scarborough Road and Station Avenue roundabouts and a real Christmas tree plus lighting in the Memorial Gardens and on the Crescent.

The Filey Decorative Lighting Scheme Group continue to improve both permanent and festive lighting in Filey but this largely depends on funding available.