Tuesday 26th March 2019,
North Yorks Enquirer

Monthly Archives: March 2019

The Murder of Helen Sage – Re-Assessed

Manchester 2: The Murder of Helen Sage – Re-Assessed  by Tim Hicks and Chris Clark ~~~~~ Introduction The authors have written a series of articles about serial killer Christopher Halliwell entitled “Christopher Halliwell the Secret Murders” in which we examine [...]

March 26, 2019 Police

“Open Tender”

A Letter to the Editor from Scarborough resident Roger PICKSTOCK, who writes to affirm the view of Enquirer regular Bob ROBERTS – namely, that the site of the former Futurist Theatre should be offered for open tender. ~~~~~ To the [...]

March 25, 2019 Letters

That ‘Misleading’ Futurist Report

Further to Councillor Norman MURPHY’s article of Monday 18th March 2019 . . . An Open Letter to Jim DILLON by NIGEL WARD. ~~~~~ Mr James McGarvie DILLON – CEO and Head of  Paid Service – Scarborough Borough Council IN [...]

March 24, 2019 Scarborough Borough Council

‘Welcome to Skaborough’ – RE-SCHEDULED

‘Welcome to Skaborough’ – RE-SCHEDULED Due to an unfortunate scheduling-software glitch, last weekend’s intended inaugural broadcast of Radio Scarborough’s hot new talk show ‘Welcome to Skaborough’ was not available to would-be listeners. Station Manager Richard PEARSON has apologised for the [...]

March 22, 2019 Misc

Appeal re 8-month-old Kitten shot in Acomb

Appeal re 8-month-old Kitten shot in Acomb North Yorkshire Police is appealing for witnesses to a brutal air weapon attack on an eight month-old kitten in Acomb, York. On Monday 18 March an eight month-old kitten was shot by an [...]

March 21, 2019 Appeals

The Bulgarian Connection

The Bulgarian Connection by TIM HICKS ~~~~~ Introduction: An investigative oversight and an apology. I very much regret to report to our readers a catastrophic failure in an NYE investigation. In my article on North Yorkshire Police’s (NYP) Chief Constable [...]

March 21, 2019 North Yorkshire Police

“Little & Nothing””

A gloriously acerbic Letter to the Editor from SBC Councillor Michelle DONOHUE-MONCRIEFF [Ind.Ind.] (Hertford), letting some gas out of the desperate Tory pairing in the Hertford (Hunmanby) Ward – Councillor Godfrey ALLANSON and ex-Kipper, ‘Tweeting’ Tom SESTON – who, respectively, [...]

March 20, 2019 Letters, Scarborough Borough Council

SBC Cllrs ‘Deliberately Misled’ Over Futurist Demolition

SBC Cllrs ‘Deliberately Misled’ Over Futurist Demolition Guest Author Councillor Norman MURPHY, Deputy Leader of the Independent Group at Scarborough Borough Council, speaks from the inside, echoing and corroborating points raised by the North Yorks Enquirer regarding the demolition of [...]

March 18, 2019 Scarborough Borough Council

Wanted: Joseph Derek Bailey

Wanted: Joseph Derek Bailey Police in Scarborough are asking for the public’s help to find a man wanted for failing to attend court. On 7 March 2019, York Crown Court issued a bench warrant for the arrest  of Joseph Derek [...]

March 16, 2019 Appeals


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

March 16, 2019 Photoons