Friday 20th July 2018,
North Yorks Enquirer

Monthly Archives: July 2018

For Sale: Scarborough B&Bs and Small Hotels

Another nail was hammered into the coffin of small business owners in Scarborough as the Conservative dominated Planning Committee voted to allow the construction of a 5 storey hotel on Burniston Road Car Park. On top of the hotels and [...]

July 6, 2018 Scarborough Borough Council

“The Riddle of The Sands”

Guest Author ALI WILKINS offers a potted history of the “The Riddle of The Sands”. ~~~~~ The slowness of the development of the North Side of Scarborough caused me to look at just how long this has been going on. [...]

July 5, 2018 Scarborough Borough Council

“No Room at the Inn”

A Letter to the Editor from SBC (and NYCC) Councillor Tony RANDERSON [Lab.] expressing his sorrow and regret that the Council has resolved to decline to accept the government’s request to take its share of the bona fide asylum seekers [...]

July 4, 2018 Letters

ERYC: FRASER ‘bowing out’ following Whistleblower #1 ‘Leak’?

ERYC: FRASER ‘bowing out’ following Whistleblower #1 ‘Leak’? Following publication of our APPEAL TO POTENTIAL WHISTLEBLOWERS on 1st July 2018 and the almost-immediate response from an East Riding Tory – “Horse-Trading” (Whistleblower #1) – a second source within the East [...]

July 4, 2018 East Riding of Yorkshire Council

“Justice is Blind”

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

July 3, 2018 Photoons

WANTED: Public Appeal re Scarborough Fugitive

WANTED: Public Appeal re Scarborough Fugitive North Yorkshire Police is appealing for the public’s help to trace a wanted man. Nathan Stone, 24 years-old, from Scarborough (pictured above) is wanted in connection with a violent incident in Scarborough. Officers have [...]

July 2, 2018 Appeals

“Horse-Trading” (Whistleblower #1)

“Horse-Trading” (Whistleblower #1) Following publication of our recent “APPEAL TO POTENTIAL WHISTLEBLOWERS” , the Enquirer has already attracted a big player. With her/his identity secured under our guarantee of confidentiality, an East Yorkshire Tory member has ‘blown the whistle’ on [...]

July 2, 2018 East Riding of Yorkshire Council, Letters


APPEAL TO POTENTIAL WHISTLEBLOWERS In the four years since the North Yorks Enquirer was established to provide detailed investigation and reportage of public institutions in our area, many of our exposés have relied on ‘inside’ information provided by public servants [...]

July 1, 2018 Appeals