Monday 17th December 2018,
North Yorks Enquirer

All posts by Tim Thorne

Open Brexit Letter to Robert Goodwill

Dear Mr Goodwill, I write after BBC Look North announced you support Conservative Prime Minister Theresa May’s draft Brexit deal, aka the European Union Withdrawal Agreement. Given you offered your support so quickly, I presume you’ve read the voluminous 585 [...]

November 19, 2018 Letters, Misc

Make Car Parks Used Again!

Having lived in Scarborough town centre for a number of years the residential parking situation is generally dire. It can be quite difficult to find a parking space near your home. It is always interesting to listen to the stories [...]

November 6, 2018 North Yorkshire County Council, Scarborough Borough Council

Labour Activists Threaten Violence

On Saturday 27th October a demonstration by the Yorkshire Patriots took place in Scarborough Town centre. The group were protesting against majority muslim rape gangs that roam town and cities across the UK without much in the way of hindrance [...]

October 29, 2018 Misc

Tory PCC Mulligan Taxes The Middle Class

As most taxpayer’s know, whatever government is in 10 Downing Street, be it Tory or Labour, they always look to implement stealth taxes to get their grubby hands on more of your money to fritter away. Case in point, Theresa [...]

October 6, 2018 North Yorkshire Police & Crime Commissioner

Scarborough Labour Activist: “Everyone Is A Racist!”

A Scarborough-based Labour Party, Momentum, Socialist Worker’s Party, Open Borders, Stand Up To Racism, Frack Free Scarborough, Unite Against Fascism, Stand Up To UKIP, Scarborough Against Austerity and anti-Trump activist who claims British Police are murdering non-white people has been [...]

September 20, 2018 Misc

Flamingo Land Tory Donations V

Tory Scarborough Borough Council’s preferred bidder for the now demolished Foreshore Road Futurist Theatre site, Flamingo Land Limited and its director Gordon Gibb, have again made sizable donations to the Tories. The donations, which were recorded on the Electoral Commission [...]

September 13, 2018 Scarborough Borough Council

Mulligan’s Meddling Makes Massive Loss

The meddling of hapless Conservative Police & Crime Commissioner for North Yorkshire, Julia Mulligan, with North Yorkshire Police’s Safety Camera fleet (aka Scamera vans) has resulted in an operational loss of £270,000 for the year 2017/18. I’d love to see [...]

September 9, 2018 North Yorkshire Police & Crime Commissioner

MISSING: One Tongue. SUSPECT: Cat

Labour’s Prospective Parliamentary Candidate for the Scarborough & Whitby constituency, Hugo Fearnley, was quizzed by a Scarborough resident how he voted in the 2016 EU Referendum. Fearnley was asked three times over email by the resident and to date has [...]

August 28, 2018 Misc

Goodwill’s Shameful Expenses Claim

Penny-pinching Scarborough & Whitby MP Robert Goodwill submitted a claim to the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority (IPSA) for just 1p. The miserly MP’s claim, dated 15th June 2017, was filed under Office Costs > Constituency Office Telephone Usage/Rental with the [...]

August 1, 2018 Misc

Labour Launch Parliamentary Campaign

The Scarborough & Whitby Labour Party launched their Parliamentary campaign on the Thursday 19th July with a senior member of Labour introducing their prospective parliamentary candidate, Hugo Fearnley. Fearnley replaces 2017 candidate Eric Broadband after the local party decided to [...]

July 26, 2018 Misc