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North Yorks Enquirer

Monthly Archives: September 2018

SBC: Election Nominations

SBC: Election Nominations Scarborough Borough Council has announced the candidates who have been nominated to stand for election to the Council on Thursday 7th May 2015. Elections will be held in all 25 of the Council’s Wards. The candidates are: [...]

April 10, 2015 Scarborough Borough Council

NYCC: Why So Resistant To Scrutiny?

NYCC: Why So Resistant To Scrutiny? an “In My View” article by NIGEL WARD reporting on Yorkshire Councils’ extraordinary resistance to be filmed/recorded. Are our Councillors satisfied that “transparency” and “accountability” are being upheld? Are we? ~~~~~ Despite statutory clarification [...]

April 10, 2015 North Yorkshire County Council

Police Investigating Knaresborough Sexual Assault Appeal For 2 Important Witnesses

Police Investigating Knaresborough Sexual Assault Appeal For 2 Important Witnesses Police investigating the serious sexual assault in Knaresborough on Sunday have issued a description of the suspect and are appealing for two potential witnesses to come forward. [...]

April 9, 2015 Appeals

NYCC: A Sea-View In Pitch Darkness

NYCC: A Sea-View In Pitch Darkness an “In My View” article by NIGEL WARD reporting on a potential legal challenge to NYCC’s proposed prohibition of on-street parking by motor-home users in the Borough of Scarborough. ~~~~~ Background There has been [...]

April 7, 2015 North Yorkshire County Council

WTC: A Model Of Transparency – NOT

WTC: A Model Of Transparency – NOT an “In My View” article by NIGEL WARD, responding to an ‘Infrequently Asked Question’: “How far short does Whitby Town (Parish) Council fall of the standards of transparency and accountability demanded by the [...]

April 6, 2015 Whitby Town

“The Beat Goes On”

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

April 6, 2015 Photoons

Rings Within Rings Within Rings

Rings Within Rings Within Rings Crime and Parliamentary Affairs Correspondent TIM HICKS links paedophile-rings from Westminster to the North of England. ~~~~~ Allegations of Police corruption in the Metropolitan Police concerning the protection of high level paedophiles   The Metropolitan [...]

April 4, 2015 Police

“N-word” Councillor Bangs Election Drum

“N-word” Councillor Bangs Election Drum – an “In My View” article by NIGEL WARD, informing readers of a rehabilitation attempt by “N-word” Scarborough Borough Councillor Mike COCKERILL – just in time for the elections. ~~~~~ Local readers will be aware [...]

April 4, 2015 Scarborough Borough Council

Robert GOODWILL – Officially Secretive

Robert GOODWILL – Officially Secretive – an “In My View” report by NIGEL WARD on Maggie TUTTLE’s revelations regarding a failed attempt to relax the terms of the Official Secrets Act (OSA). ~~~~~ Robert GOODWILL & The MPs Who Voted [...]

April 4, 2015 Misc

NYP Launches New Service For Victims Of Crime

NYP Launches New Service For Victims Of Crime The North Yorks Enquirer welcomes the news that North Yorkshire Police has launched a new service – the “Supporting Victims North Yorkshire” service – to provide practical help and emotional support to [...]

April 2, 2015 North Yorkshire Police