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Yearly Archives: 2017

No New TESCO for Scarborough

Scarborough Borough Council (SBC) has announced that they have received written notification from Tesco of their intention to withdraw from the purchase of the Council’s Depot on Dean Road, Scarborough. The contract between SBC and Tesco meant that Tesco had [...]

December 15, 2013 Scarborough Borough Council
York Potash's Proposed Dove's Nest Site

Potash Mine – Alternative Sites

Discussions are taking place between the North York Moors National Park Authority (NYMNPA) and York Potash over alternative locations for a Potash mine. The planning application for the proposed Potash mine at Dove’s Nest, Sneaton, was put on hold earlier [...]

December 4, 2013 North York Moors National Park Authority

An Appeal to North Yorks Police & Crime Commissioner Mrs Julia MULLIGAN

An Appeal to North Yorkshire Police & Crime Commissioner Mrs Julia MULLIGAN This communication consists entirely of my opinion, the right to express which is conferred upon me under the terms of Article 19 of the Universal Declaration of Human [...]

December 1, 2013 North Yorkshire Police & Crime Commissioner

Official: Peter Jaconelli innocent (!)

Official:  Peter Jaconelli innocent (!) The Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC) have cleared North Yorkshire Police of misconduct in the Jaconelli and Savile investigations. Crime and Parliamentary affairs correspondent Tim Hicks writes with an update to our ongoing Jimmy Savile [...]

November 27, 2013 North Yorkshire Police, Scarborough Borough Council

(S)TOP SECRET – Parish Clerks: The Giant Leeches

(S)TOP SECRET – Parish Clerks: The Giant Leeches IN THE PUBLIC INTEREST – an “In My View” article by NIGEL WARD. ~ Following the unexpectedly positive response to my recent article about Seamer & Crossgates Parish Council in the Borough [...]

November 24, 2013 Newby & Scalby

Hambleton Double-Dippers Revealed

You may remember an article about the free Broadband connection that Hambleton District Council (HDC) provides to a number of their elected members that I published a few months ago. You may also remember that HDC went to great lengths [...]

November 21, 2013 Hambleton District Council, North Yorkshire County Council

Parish Councils: ANARCHY in the UK

Parish Councils: ANARCHY in the UK – an “In My View” report by NIGEL WARD ~ IN THE PUBLIC INTEREST All Fools’ Day 2014 will mark the 40th Anniversary of the implementation of the Local Government Act 1972. Progressively, throughout [...]

November 17, 2013 Seamer & Crossgates

Moving On – NYCC Monitoring Officer Carole DUNN

Moving On – NYCC Monitoring Officer Carole DUNN a brief report by NIGEL WARD on an imminent change of personnel on the second-top rung of the North Yorkshire County Council ladder. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ IN THE PUBLIC INTEREST Regular readers will recognise [...]

November 14, 2013 North Yorkshire County Council

Clerk’s Comedy Correspondence We are happy to comply with a request to publish the complete correspondence record between a member of the public and Mr Chris Adnitt, Clerk to Folkton Parish Council. (Mr Chris Adnitt is also the Responsible Financial [...]

November 1, 2013 Folkton

Anonymous Payback Councillors Exposed

A recent article highlighted a mileage repayment from County Councillor David Jeffels (Seamer & Derwent Valley Ward). It was established that Cllr Jeffels attended a ‘Conservative Away Day’ meeting on the 17th October 2011 at the ‘Leeming Bar Hotel’ and [...]

October 27, 2013 North Yorkshire County Council