Wednesday 29th March 2017,
North Yorks Enquirer

Monthly Archives: March 2017

SBC: Councillor Council Tax Summons

SBC: Councillor Council Tax Summons Following FOIA disclosures regarding Councillors who did not pay their Council Tax without recourse to enforcement procedures at; Richmondshire District Council Hambleton District Council East Lindsey District Council North East Lincolnshire Council Hambleton District Council [...]

October 28, 2016 Scarborough Borough Council

FUTURIST: Demolition Debate OFF the November Agenda

FUTURIST: Demolition Debate OFF the November Agenda The North Yorks Enquirer has been reliably informed that any debate on the planned demolition of The Futurist Theatre is OFF the Agenda for the Full Council Meeting scheduled for 7th November 2016. [...]

October 27, 2016 Scarborough Borough Council

Let’s Save The Futurist Theatre in Scarborough

Let’s Save The Futurist Theatre in Scarborough Popular TV actor and resident of Scarborough Ken Kitson is leading a group to try and halt the demolition of this amazing building and it’s possible benefit to the local and visiting community. [...]

October 26, 2016 Misc

“Save Our Futurist!”

A Letter to the Editor from Scarborough businesswoman Michelle RICHARDSON (45), who appeared in the Scarborough News recently on account of her one-woman protest at the Scarborough Borough Council Cabinet meeting on Tuesday 18th October 2016. Her Letter is an [...]

October 25, 2016 Letters

“The Silent One Speaks”

In a satirical spirit, the North Yorks Enquirer presents the ninetieth 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 far beyond. Readers [...]

October 24, 2016 Photoons

“The MARRIOTT Whitewash”

A Letter to the Editor from former Scarborough Borough Councillor MIKE WARD [Ind.] (who is not related to Enquirer regular NIGEL WARD), offering something of an “insider” view on the forthcoming investigation into the fraud and corruption allegations made by [...]

October 23, 2016 Letters, Scarborough Borough Council

SBC Officers’ Private Interests

SBC Officers’ Private Interests an “In My View” article by NIGEL WARD, examining the disclosable interests of Scarborough Borough Council Directors/Senior Officers. ~~~~~ When the Scarborough News (normally the Council’s off-site PR division) splashes “Council leader orders external inquiry into [...]

October 23, 2016 Scarborough Borough Council

Open Letter to Lisa Dixon

Dear Mrs Dixon, In the wake of the Marriott scandal, which highlighted Scarborough Borough Council’s unwillingness to investigate alleged corruption within the council, which Judge Humphrey Forrest called a “Whitewash” and the reluctance of Derek Bastiman, Leader of Scarborough Borough [...]

October 19, 2016 Scarborough Borough Council

NYP: Appeal For Witnesses re Scalby Arson

NYP: Appeal For Witnesses re Scalby Arson North Yorkshire Police is appealing for witnesses and information regarding an arson that occurred at High Mill Farm, Scalby, in Scarborough. It happened at around 5.30pm on Sunday 16 October 2016, when unknown offenders [...]

October 18, 2016 Appeals

“Knows Job”

In a satirical spirit, the North Yorks Enquirer presents the eighty-ninth 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 far beyond. Readers [...]

October 17, 2016 Photoons