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Yearly Archives: 2023

Reclaim Our Sea – WAVE OF LIGHT

RECLAIM OUR SEA  ~ PRESS RELEASE ~ On Saturday 19th November at 6pm, people will gather at the iconic Saltburn Pier to once more be the voice of our sea. This WAVE OF LIGHT will symbolise hope and achievement but [...]

November 16, 2022 Appeals, Misc

Piling On The Agony!

Piling On The Agony! North Yorks Enquirer Harbours correspondent ALLAN ROBERTS writes with an update to his article of last week – “A Bad Case of Piles?”  (which went down very well – but not in the CEO’s office!). ~~~~~ For [...]

November 15, 2022 Scarborough Borough Council

Benchmark Releases Press Statement

Benchmark Releases Press Statement Readers may be interested to review the following Press Statement from Benchmark Leisure Ltd, released this morning, Sunday 13th November 2022. For further information,  please contact the Chief Executive and Head of Paid Service (formerly, s.151 [...]

November 13, 2022 Scarborough Borough Council

A Bad Case of Piles?

A Bad Case of Piles? North Yorks Enquirer Harbours Correspondent ALLAN ROBERTS, whose forensic examinations of SBC Harbours procedures and practices is always scrupulously accurate, has identified yet another ‘irregularity’ in the background to the universally unpopular West Pier ‘regeneration’ [...]

November 11, 2022 Scarborough Borough Council

‘Gluey’ Comes Unstuck

‘Gluey’ Comes Unstuck – an “In My View” article by NIGEL WARD, reporting on a glimmer of sense emerging from Scarborough Town Hall. ~~~~~ Readers will be surprised – perhaps only by the tardiness of the decision – to learn [...]

November 10, 2022 Scarborough Borough Council

NYPFCP to re-examine NYP Custody facilities

NYPFCP to re-examine NYP Custody facilities by TIM HICKS ~~~~~ Introduction The North Yorkshire Police, Fire & Crime Panel (NYPFCP) is the body charged with holding Police, Fire & Crime Commissioner Zoē Metcalfe (pictured above) to account. The NYPFCP questioned [...]

November 10, 2022 North Yorkshire Police, North Yorkshire Police & Crime Commissioner, Police

Fawkes/Norton Serendipity

A Letter to the Editor from BRIAN PATTERSON of Skelmersdale, who has pounced on a serendipitous opportunity to nail a good point to the ground – or should we say glue it to the tarmac? ~~~~~ Mister Editor, As a [...]

November 9, 2022 Letters, Scarborough Borough Council

SS Clones Arrest Council

SS Clones Arrest Council – an “In My View” article by NIGEL WARD, reporting on the art of silently and satirically expressing an opinion in a public forum in such a way as to occasion no disruption (but a high [...]

November 8, 2022 Scarborough Borough Council

NYP Custody Scandal: HMICFRS Inspections Ineffective

NYP Custody Scandal: HMICFRS Inspections Ineffective by TIM HICKS ~~~~~ Introduction HM Inspectorate of Constabulary and Fire & Rescue Services (HMICFRS) has recently published its report on its joint inspection of North Yorkshire Police’s Custody Services  with HM Inspectorate of [...]

November 4, 2022 North Yorkshire Police, North Yorkshire Police & Crime Commissioner, Police

“Record Holders”

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

November 3, 2022 Photoons