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Monthly Archives: August 2020

Exclusive: Jeremy Thorpe Investigation: No Charges

Exclusive: Jeremy Thorpe Investigation: No Charges Regular readers of the NYE will know that we have been following the re-investigation of the Jeremy Thorpe [1] case, which was conducted by Gwent Police at the request of Avon & Somerset Constabulary. [...]

November 9, 2017 Police

NYP: Appeal to trace Taxi Driver in Scarborough

NYP: Appeal to trace Taxi Driver in Scarborough Police in Scarborough are appealing for the driver of a taxi to come forward who may be able to assist them with an ongoing investigation. The driver is not suspected of any [...]

November 8, 2017 Appeals

South Bay Pollution: The Chips Are Down

Guest Author BOB ROBERTS writes with regard to the report by Jonathan PORTER (NLS) in respect of the Final DNA Report  and the  associated Scarborough News article of last week. ~~~~~ Scarborough South Bay is indeed unique. What sets it [...]

November 8, 2017 Scarborough Borough Council

SBC Admit Intercepting Email

On the 6th November 2017 Scarborough Borough Council’s Deputy Monitoring Officer, David Kitson, admitted that the council had been intercepting email between constituents and their elected councillors. Kitson claims the actions of the council are legal under the Regulation Of [...]

November 7, 2017 Scarborough Borough Council

The Unsecured £9million Loan?

On the 9th September 2013 Scarborough Borough Council (SBC) voted 23-22 to loan £9million to Benchmark Leisure Limited to construct a water park at the former Burniston Barracks site on Burniston Road. A closer look at the charges against Benchmark [...]

November 6, 2017 Scarborough Borough Council


CORRECTIONS/APOLOGIES Yesterday, Sunday 5th November 2017, the North Yorks Enquirer published an article of mine addressing the fact that s.17 of the Data Protection Act 1998 requires (inter alia) Councillors at all levels of Local Government (and MPs) to ‘notify’ [...]

November 6, 2017 Misc

NYP: Appeal re Missing Malton Woman

NYP: Appeal re Missing Malton Woman Louise Dale, 46, was reported missing from her home in Norton at around 10.30pm on Thursday 2 November 2017. Extensive efforts are being made to locate her, and police are concerned for her welfare. [...]

November 4, 2017 Appeals

“The Lark of the Covenant”

A Letter to the Editor from Rita HOLMES, of Scarborough, who writes to apprise readers of an apparent breach of a little-known restrictive covenant in connection with a contract between Benchmark and Scarborough Borough Council. ~~~~~ Dear Editor, PUBLIC OPEN [...]

November 4, 2017 Letters

“Piston Power (A Pernicious Addiction)”

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

November 3, 2017 Photoons

ERYC: ROBINSON Publishes Allegations Against Top 3

ERYC: ROBINSON Publishes Allegations Against Top 3 Cottingham developer Mr Peter ROBINSON has today published an Open Letter to all ERYC Councillors, emailed to members of the press and three Members of Parliament, levelling allegations which include criminality against three [...]

November 1, 2017 East Riding of Yorkshire Council