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Yearly Archives: 2018

“Whitby’s Own Woolasgate” – CodHead 014

“Whitby’s Own Woolasgate” Readers are sure to remember the extraordinary case of Phil Woolas, who was elected MP for Oldham East and Saddleworth in the 2010 general election, only to be stripped of his seat for breaching the Representation of [...]

May 1, 2011 CodHead

“Inspector Clueso” – CodHead 013

“Inspector Clueso” Is CodHead suggesting that Inspector Mark Grange’s stated position that complaints against Council Officers and/or elected Councillors will be investigated only at the behest of the Council is somehow politically motivated? Surely not! One wonders which Councillors/Officers CodHead [...]

April 30, 2011 CodHead

“A Can o’ Worms” – CodHead 012

“A Can o’ Worms” CodHead clearly feels that, though the on-going investigations of Scarborough Borough Council have already exposed a whole raft of wrong-doing, there may be more to come – much more. [Satire] [...]

April 29, 2011 CodHead

“Go Get ’em, Eric!” – Codhead 011

“Go Get ’em, Eric!” CodHead’s take on David Cameron’s ‘wrecking ball’ commitment to transparency.   [Satire] [...]

April 19, 2011 CodHead

“Sorry Seems To Be The Hardest Word” – CodHead 010

CodHead nicely sums up the prevailing culture of zero accountability at Scarborough Borough Council, basking in the limelight – but hiding from the spotlight of public scrutiny. [Satire] [...]

April 10, 2011 CodHead

“It’s My Round!” – CodHead 009

“It’s My Round!” CodHead’s first pop at NYCC’s widely abused Extended Schools “Me Too!” Voucher Scheme, through which friends and relatives of those ‘in the know’ (including Scarborough Borough Council) were effectively granted a licence to print money. Vouchers were [...]

April 3, 2011 CodHead

“Foxy Ladies” – CodHead 008

“Foxy Ladies” No-one is impressed by independent Councillors Dorothy Clegg and Sandra Turner jumping ship to the Conservatives, nicely in time for the coming election – least of all CodHead. In the event, old Dolly crept back in by a [...]

March 27, 2011 CodHead

“Kaiser Bill” – CodHead 007

“Kaiser Bill” CodHead’s wry comment on the designed degradation of Whitby under successive Scarborough Borough Council regimes. [Satire] [...]

March 26, 2011 CodHead

“Fox’s Seagull Squadron” – CodHead 006

“Fox’s Seagull Squadron” Surely CodHead is not suggesting that Scarborough Borough Council would countenance crapping on Whitby in a literal sense? Or is he just winding up the seagull cull fanatics? [Satire] [...]

March 24, 2011 CodHead

“SBC Mole” – CodHead 005

“SBC Mole” It appears that CodHead, too, has heard whispers about ‘sensitive’ information held by Whitby Town Council ‘leaking’ to Scarborough Borough Council. He seems to think that Whitby Town Clerk Pam Dobson – a near neighbour and close friend [...]

March 19, 2011 CodHead