Saturday 26th May 2018,
North Yorks Enquirer

All posts by Nigel

ERYC: Another Formal Complaint re Suspect Planning

ERYC: Another Formal Complaint re Suspect Planning an “In My View” article by NIGEL WARD, covering anew Formal Corporate Complaint against the Planning directorate at East Riding of Yorkshire Council (ERYC) in respective of alleged irregularities in the administration of [...]

May 24, 2018 East Riding of Yorkshire Council

ERYC’s Atrocious Complaints Record Exposed

ERYC’s Atrocious Complaints Record Exposed an “In My View” article by NIGEL WARD, examining the Local Government & Social Care Ombudsman’s 2016/17 Annual Review of East Riding of Yorkshire Council’s handling of Formal Corporate Complaints. ~~~~~ Regular readers will be [...]

May 21, 2018 East Riding of Yorkshire Council

NYCC Statement on Cllrs 4.5% Pay-Rise

NYCC Statement on Cllrs 4.5% Pay-Rise Following publication of a Letter to the Editor from County and Borough Councillor Tony RANDERSON [Lab.], and the Annual Meeting of North Yorkshire County Council, the Council has published the following statement: Councillors accept [...]

May 17, 2018 North Yorkshire County Council

Appeal re Attempted Burglary at Scarborough Motorcycle Shop

Appeal re Attempted Burglary at Scarborough Motorcycle Shop North Yorkshire Police is appealing for witnesses and information following an attempted burglary at a motorcycle shop in Scarborough. The incident occurred on Albemarle Back Road at around 1.30am on Tuesday, 8 [...]

May 11, 2018 Appeals

The Mad Hatter’s Tea Party

The Mad Hatter’s Tea Party an “In My View” article by NIGEL WARD, pointing up a profligate breach of Tory ‘austerity’. ~~~~~ East Riding of Yorkshire Councillor Andy STRANGEWAY [Ind.] – a sometime contributor to the Enquirer – has taken [...]

May 9, 2018 Scarborough Borough Council

Whitby Parish Poll Aborted

Whitby Parish Poll Aborted – an “In My View” article by NIGEL WARD, clarifying some misconceptions regarding the recently publicised Call for a Parish (Town) Poll in Whitby. ~~~~~ Readers of the Whitby Gazette will be aware that, at a [...]

May 1, 2018 Scarborough Borough Council, Whitby Town

SBC U-Turns on Bogus RIPA Authorisation

SBC U-Turns on Bogus RIPA Authorisation an “In My View” article by NIGEL WARD, commenting on the dishonesty and evasion surrounding the unlawful interception of emails between members of the public and Councillors/Officers. ~~~~~ SBC has U-turned on the false [...]

April 27, 2018 Scarborough Borough Council

An Open Letter to the ‘Opposition’ Leaders of SBC

An Open Letter to the ‘Opposition’ Leaders of SBC by NIGEL WARD Councillor Steve SIDDONS [Labour] Councillor Sam CROSS [Independent] Councillor Mark VESEY [Green] Councillors, I address you in your respective rôles as Group Leaders of the Labour Group, the [...]

April 18, 2018 Letters, Scarborough Borough Council

SBC: A Morally Repugnant Intervention

SBC: A Morally Repugnant Intervention an “In My View” article by NIGEL WARD, commenting on a most unusual and particularly offensive breach of the Data Protection Act 1998. ~~~~~ Perhaps relatively few readers of the North Yorks Enquirer will be [...]

April 16, 2018 Scarborough Borough Council

SBC: Spotlight on the Directorate

SBC: Spotlight on the Directorate an “In My View” article by NIGEL WARD, commenting on Councillor Rob BARNETT’s recent Letter to the Editor “Telling It Like It Is” ( 10/04/18), in which he highlighted the lack of transparency inherent in [...]

April 13, 2018 Scarborough Borough Council