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Did Halliwell Murder Claudia Lawrence? (Part 2)

Did Halliwell Murder Claudia Lawrence? (Part 2) 5.9: York: Did Halliwell Murder Claudia Lawrence? 2: Post Mortem on Operation Cabin Part 2 by Chris Clark & Tim Hicks ~~~~~ Because of the size of the article, the NYE review of [...]

December 31, 2018 North Yorkshire Police, Police

Renewed Appeal re Scarborough 2-in-1 Burglary

Renewed Appeal re Scarborough 2-in-1 Burglary North Yorkshire Police is renewing its appeal for information about a 2-in-1 burglary that occurred in Scarborough on Wednesday 12 December 2018. Overnight, between 2am and 6.30am, a property on Nelson Street was entered [...]

December 28, 2018 Appeals


In a satirical spirit, the North Yorks Enquirer presents the one-hundred-and-sixty-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 far beyond. Readers [...]

December 28, 2018 Photoons

Whitby Piers: Insult to Injury

Whitby Piers: Insult to Injury an “In My View” article by NIGEL WARD, reporting on an insensitive start to the restoration of Whitby Piers (suspended now for the winter months but back in action in time for the local elections) [...]

December 27, 2018 Scarborough Borough Council

The All-Seeing ‘Eye’

The All-Seeing ‘Eye’ Scarborough Borough Council’s attempts to keep secret the names of the seven magnificent individuals ‘deemed’ to be “unreasonably persistent complainants” (i.e. those with legitimate grievances against the Council for whom all avenues of redress continue to be [...]

December 24, 2018 Private Eye, Scarborough Borough Council

The ‘PRIVATE EYE’ Collection

The ‘PRIVATE EYE’ Collection In recent years, the investigative-journalism of the CORRUPTION BUSTERS – supported by a growing number of researchers, analysts and informants – has drawn the attention of the country’s pre-eminent political exposé magazine PRIVATE EYE. In the [...]

December 24, 2018 Private Eye

The Whitby Secondary Partnership

The Whitby Secondary Partnership An opinion piece by Guest Author MIKE WARD, former Chair of Eskdale School Board of Governors and SBC Councillor, commenting on what many are calling the ‘stitch-up merger’ of Caedmon College Whitby and Eskdale School – [...]

December 22, 2018 North Yorkshire County Council

Did Halliwell Murder Claudia Lawrence?

Did Halliwell Murder Claudia Lawrence? 5.9: York: Did Halliwell murder Claudia Lawrence? 1: Post mortem on Operation Cabin Part 1. by Chris Clark & Tim Hicks Introduction The North Yorks Enquirer (NYE) has been running a series of articles on [...]

December 21, 2018 Police

“A Christmas Cavil”

An Open Letter to SBC Leader Councillor Derek Bastiman (Con) by NYE crime correspondent TIM HICKS, wishing him a Happy Christmas amongst the snowflakes. ~~~~~ From: Timothy Hicks Sent: 19 December 2018 21:20 To: ‘Cllr.Derek Bastiman’ Subject: FW: Hi Dearest [...]

December 20, 2018 Letters, Scarborough Borough Council

Appeal re Criminal Damage at Alpamare

Appeal re Criminal Damage at Alpamare  North Yorkshire Police is appealing for witnesses and information about a criminal damage that occurred at Alpamare, Scarborough.  It happened between midnight and 4.30am on 8 December 2018, and involved damage to the pool [...]

December 19, 2018 Appeals