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NYCC: Adult Social Care £10M Flim-Flam

NYCC: Adult Social Care £10M Flim-Flam an “In My View” article by NIGEL WARD, disclosing the extent of the misleading information about the Adult Social Care increment of this year’s Council Tax bills – £10 MILLION. ~~~~~~ For detailed background [...]

May 24, 2017 North Yorkshire County Council

OfSTED: The ‘Benign’ Inspection Technique?

OfSTED: The ‘Benign’ Inspection Technique? an “In My View” article by NIGEL WARD, previewing the forthcoming OfSTED Inspection of Eskdale School, Whitby. ~~~~~ As a prelude to the imminent (and long-awaited) OfSTED Inspection of Whitby’s Eskdale School, I thought it might [...]

May 15, 2017 North Yorkshire County Council

The Hidden Agenda – a Closing Chapter?

The Hidden Agenda – a Closing Chapter? by Guest Author MIKE WARD. ~~~~~ Are we are entering the closing chapter in Whitby’s secondary schools’ long-running saga? Do County Officials really care about the future of education in our Town? We [...]

May 9, 2017 North Yorkshire County Council

NYCC Election Results – Borough of Scarborough

NYCC Election Results – Borough of Scarborough Up-dating throughout the count. Those elected are displayed in bold red type. Castle Division Janet JEFFERSON [Ind.] – 717 Tom SESTON [Con.] – 164 Tim THORNE [Ukip] – 151 Mark VESEY [Green] – [...]

May 5, 2017 North Yorkshire County Council

Polling Station Infraction Alleged

Polling Station Infraction Alleged A report has reached the Enquirer that a Polling Station infraction has been reported to both the Returning Officer for North Yorkshire County Council, Mr Richard FLINTON, and to the Deputy Returning Officer for Scarborough Borough, [...]

May 5, 2017 North Yorkshire County Council, Scarborough Borough Council

NYCC Elections: Castle Division Preview

NYCC Elections: Castle Division Preview an “In My View” report by NIGEL WARD, reviewing the candidates for the Castle Division of the North Yorkshire County Council Elections on 4th May 2017. ~~~~~ [OPINION] Generally considered one of the toughest Divisions [...]

May 3, 2017 North Yorkshire County Council

NYCC Elections: Whitby/Streonshalh Division Preview

NYCC Elections: Whitby/Streonshalh Division Preview an “In My View” report by NIGEL WARD, reviewing the candidates for the Whitby/Streonshalh Division of the North Yorkshire County Council Elections on 4th May 2017. ~~~~~ [Opinion] The incumbent County Councillor for Whitby/Streonshalh is [...]

April 30, 2017 North Yorkshire County Council

CCW: OfSTED Gamesmanship?

CCW: OfSTED Gamesmanship? an “In My View” article by NIGEL WARD, reporting an a ‘leaked’ report concerning allegations of Inspection Fraud at Caedmon College Whitby. ~~~ This correspondent has now had sight of a complaint document that is purportedly receiving [...]

April 22, 2017 North Yorkshire County Council

SBC: Toxic Tory Tom’s Twitter Tirade

SBC: Toxic Tory Tom’s Twitter Tirade An amusing discussion on the subject of political leaflets, spelling mistakes, errors and one-upmanship resulted in a Toxic Tory Twitter Tirade from a Candidate standing for election to North Yorkshire County Council. Current Eastfield [...]

April 21, 2017 North Yorkshire County Council

Earthquake In Cayton

The British Geological Survey have recorded an earthquake in Cayton, Scarborough. The size of the quake was believed to around 5.2 on the Richter Scale. Initial reports suggested incumbent Scarborough & Whitby MP Robert Goodwill had dropped his wallet when [...]

April 19, 2017 North Yorkshire County Council