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North Yorks Enquirer

Monthly Archives: August 2017

SBC: Tory Cllr Reported For ‘Inappropriate’ Re-Tweets

SBC: Tory Cllr Reported For ‘Inappropriate’ Re-Tweets Sources within Scarborough Borough Council have confirmed that Formal Complaints have been lodged against Councillor Phil TRUMPER [Con.] in respect of a series of ‘inappropriate’ Tweets and re-Tweets. The Enquirer has copies of [...]

June 30, 2017 Scarborough Borough Council

Resignation of the Archbishop of Canterbury: A follow up

Resignation of the Archbishop of Canterbury: A Follow-Up Crime & Parliamentary Affairs correspondent TIM HICKS reports on Lord Carey, forced to resign from the clergy for covering up multiple offences of sexual abuse by a Bishop. ~~~~~ Background I write [...]

June 29, 2017 Misc

NYP: Appeal re Scarborough Jewellery Theft

Sentimentally/Valuable Jewellery Stolen in Scarborough Burglary Posted on 27 June 2017 at 12:32pm in News stories North Yorkshire Police is appealing for information about items stolen during a residential burglary in Scarborough. Two distinctive items of jewellery were taken. One [...]

June 28, 2017 Appeals

CCTV Appeal after Scarborough Arcade Bag-theft

Police are keen to talk to a young man pictured by CCTV following the theft of a bag from a Scarborough amusement arcade. A rucksack belonging to a member of staff was taken from Gilly’s amusements on Foreshore Road after [...]

June 28, 2017 Appeals

“Ball Busting”

In a satirical spirit, the North Yorks Enquirer presents the one hundred and third 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 [...]

June 28, 2017 Photoons

Dear Mrs Dixon: The Invalid Vote.

Dear Mrs Dixon, I watched the extraordinary meeting of Scarborough Borough Council on Monday June 26th 2017 looking forward to the debate surrounding the motion submitted by Councillors Cross and Dodds: To register a recorded vote for or against a [...]

June 27, 2017 Scarborough Borough Council

Mulgrave By-Election – Absentee Councillor Finally Ousted

Mulgrave By-Election – Absentee Councillor Finally Ousted an “In My View” article by NIGEL WARD, reporting on the inevitable forthcoming by-election in the Mulgrave ward of Scarborough Borough. The process of jettisoning the dead wood continues. ~~~~~ On the day [...]

June 27, 2017 Scarborough Borough Council

The Bishop Peter Ball Case and the Call for a New Offence of Failing to Report Child Abuse

The Bishop Peter Ball Case and the Call for a New Offence of Failing to Report Child Abuse Crime and Parliamentary Affairs Correspondent TIM HICKS comments on the recent revelations concerning retired Archbishop of Canterbury George Carey (pictured above). ~~~~~ [...]

June 26, 2017 Misc

COCKERILL’s West Pier Davits: The Facts

COCKERILL’s West Pier Davits: The Facts by Guest Author ALLAN ROBERTS, presenting readers with chapter and verse on the monumental arrogance and incompetence behind decision-making processes at Scarborough Harbour. ~~~~~ In 2006 Scarborough Borough Council installed two fish-landing davits on [...]

June 25, 2017 Scarborough Borough Council

Mallory: Lies, Damned Lies & Statistics

The Futurist Theatre Cost The Taxpayer NOTHING! Cllr Helen Mallory, the Deputy Leader of Scarborough Borough Council and Portfolio Holder for Finance, Procurement & Legal has finally admitted that figures she gave at the Jan 9th Full Council Meeting were [...]

June 24, 2017 Scarborough Borough Council