Thursday 06th August 2020,
North Yorks Enquirer
  • Minneapolis and UK Policing #4: NYE Vindicated

    Minneapolis and UK Policing #4: NYE Vindicated by TIM HICKS ~~~~~ Incidents involving police officers being investigated for use of choke holds after being filmed

  • “Due Diligence?”

    “Due Diligence?” North Yorks Enquirer resident cartoonist InToon has been wondering why Council Officers seem to think that seeking advice from external organisations with acronymic

  • “How Green Was My Cllr?”

    “How Green Was My Cllr?” A Letter to the Editor from COLIN RELPH of Scarborough, bemoaning an apparent departure from the electioneering claims of certain

  • Double U-Turn on the YCBID

    Double U-Turn on the YCBID In response to a bizarre report in the Scarborough News, Guest Author NORMAN MURPHY delivers a retrospective on the rise

  • The £30million Blank Cheque

    On the 14th May 2018 elected members of Scarborough Borough Council (SBC) voted to hand a whopping £30million to Senior Officers at the Council to

  • Good Buy, Scarbados!

    Good Buy, Scarbados! an “In My View” article by NIGEL WARD, offering congratulations on a deal well done. ~~~~~ On 17th September 2018, the decision

  • Eurovision: ‘Live’ from Scarborough

    Eurovision: ‘Live’ from Scarborough an “In My View” article by NIGEL WARD, commenting on a ‘dress rehearsal’ Zoom meeting (ahead of next Monday’s virtual meeting

  • “The State’s Man?”

    Over the years, the North Yorks Enquirer has published nearly one hundred satirical cartoons by one of Whitby’s shrewdest political observers – CodHead. Sadly, the

  • “A BID Too Far”

    A Letter to the Editor from regular correspondent BRIAN MATHEWS, expressing some credible opinions on the calamitous Yorkshire Coast BID initiative. ~~~~~ Dear Editor, I

  • ARGOS: The Fatal Omissions

    ARGOS: The Fatal Omissions an “In My View” report by NIGEL WARD, explaining why the ARGOS project may be ripe for Judicial Review. ~~~~~ Last

Sealife Centre Signage  – Waste of Resources by ANDY STRANGEWAY ~~~~~ Scarborough Borough Council (SBC) yesterday wasted further resources by erecting signage at the Sealife Centre stating “No Overnight Camping/Caravans“. Unfortunately, SBC failed to appreciate that [...]

The £30million Blank Cheque

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Posted On July 10, 2020 | Comments Off on Scarborough Council To Be Abolished

Scarborough Borough Council is to be abolished in a nationwide local government reorganisation. The news comes as no surprise to viewers of independent news sites such as UK Column who’ve been reporting of major changes [...]

Minneapolis and UK Policing #4: NYE Vindicated by TIM HICKS ~~~~~ Incidents involving police officers being investigated for use of choke holds after being filmed on the increase  There have now been three incidents involving [...]

A Word of Farewell to ‘Shack’ I have been asked to present, to the North Yorks Enquirer and its readers, the following eulogy to recently and unexpectedly deceased Councillor John SHACKLETON (‘Shack’ to his friends, [...]

Book Review: “On the Trail of the Yorkshire Ripper – His final secrets revealed” – by Richard Charles Cobb Reviewed by TIM HICKS ~~~~~ I was seventeen when Wilma McCann was murdered in Leeds in [...]

The Great Lockdown Hoax

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Posted On August 3, 2020 | No Comments on “Due Diligence?”

“Due Diligence?” North Yorks Enquirer resident cartoonist InToon has been wondering why Council Officers seem to think that seeking advice from external organisations with acronymic titles encompassing the entire alphabet somehow exculpates them from any [...]

Posted On July 12, 2020 | No Comments on “Overqualified?”

In a satirical spirit, the North Yorks Enquirer presents the two-hundred-and-thirteenth in a continuing series of so-called “Photoons” – cartoons developed from digital photographs – highlighting the more amusing aspects of current affairs in North [...]

“How Green Was My Cllr?” A Letter to the Editor from COLIN RELPH of Scarborough, bemoaning an apparent departure from the electioneering claims of certain elected members. Read on . . . ~~~~~ Mr Editor, [...]

“Second Opinion”

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Posted On May 14, 2016 | Comments Off on Brexit The Movie

Brexit The Movie, a crowdsourced documentary which makes the case for Britain to LEAVE the EU on June 23rd. You have a chance to kick back against the bankers, the tax dodging multi-nationals, corrupt politicians, [...]

The Brussels Business (2012)

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Gasland (2010)

August 21, 2015 | Comments Off on Gasland (2010)

Appeal re WANTED Scarborough man Officers have issued an appeal to try and find wanted Scarborough man Robert Chinchen. Chinchen, 31, is wanted in relation to a robbbery back in May this year. It is [...]