Friday 25th September 2020,
North Yorks Enquirer

Yearly Archives: 2020

Another Invisible Council Loan – £10M

Another Invisible Council Loan – £10M an “In My View” article by NIGEL WARD, reporting on a well-kept secret following on from TIM THORNE’s article “£3M Cornwall Gamble Mystery Solved” and Guest Author NORMAN  MURPHY’s contributions “Randerson’s Folly” and “That [...]

September 4, 2020 Scarborough Borough Council

That Cornwall £3M Loan

That Cornwall £3M Loan Guest Author NORMAN MURPHY has been doing some homework on the subject of that £3 million short-term loan to Cornwall (Unitary) Council – and thereby spins a speculative tale of runaway debt, with a very disturbing [...]

September 2, 2020 Scarborough Borough Council

Lions Led By Idiots

NYP Essential Journeys #17: Lions led by Idiots by TIM HICKS ~~~~~ Introduction The NYE has been supporting the efforts of the NHS and North Yorkshire Police to contain the coronavirus pandemic. It has done this by running articles with [...]

September 1, 2020 North Yorkshire Police

“Independent DIVA-lution!”

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

August 30, 2020 Photoons

WTC Supports Whitby Abbey Aire

WTC Supports Whitby Abbey Aire an “In My View” article by NIGEL WARD, reporting on a small measure of progress in regard to the Whitby Abbey Aire (Winter Motorhome facility) proposal initiated by campaigner Andy STRANGEWAY assisted by myself and [...]

August 27, 2020 Scarborough Borough Council, Whitby Town

CCTV Appeal re Scarborough B&Q attempted theft

CCTV Appeal re Scarborough B&Q attempted theft North Yorkshire Police is appealing for information about an attempted theft that occurred in Scarborough. It happened at B&Q on Seamer Road at around 3pm on Monday 6 July when a man (see [...]

August 27, 2020 Appeals

A Fishy Smell at Scarborough Harbour

A Fishy Smell at Scarborough Harbour NYE Harbours correspondent  ALLAN ROBERTS presents a timeline (gleaned entirely from public record documentation) which typifies the cavalier approach taken by Scarborough Borough Council to its duties to consult ratepayers/residents before embarking on significant [...]

August 26, 2020 Scarborough Borough Council

“King of the DEVO Castle”

“King of the DEVO Castle” It looks as though InToon has his money on hot favourite County Councillor Carl Les[Con.], presently Leader of North Yorkshire County Council, to scoop the DEVO pool and become ‘King of the DEVO Castle’ – [...]

August 22, 2020 Cartoons

More Choke Holds: Minneapolis and UK Policing #5

More Choke Holds: Minneapolis and UK Policing #5 by TIM HICKS  ~~~~~ NYE vindicated concerns and comments vindicated. The NYE has been running a series of articles on the impact of the death of Mr George Floyd in Minneapolis will [...]

August 19, 2020 Police

SIDDONS: GDPR Breach Allegations

SIDDONS: GDPR Breach Allegations an “In My View” article by NIGEL WARD, offering indications that delusions of grandeur may have strayed over the line – and into unlawful conduct. ~~~~~ I am happy to share with the wider public formal [...]

August 18, 2020 North Yorkshire County Council, Scarborough Borough Council