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HDC: Evasive FOI Responses

In January this year, FOI questions were put to Hambleton District Council attempting to find out what their policy was regarding Broadband and the Council’s forty-four elected members. It turned out that the Council provided a Broadband connection free of [...]

June 5, 2013 Hambleton District Council

Savile: Sunday Express names Jimmy Corrigan

Savile: Sunday Express names Jimmy Corrigan as Savile’s companion at Scout camp sleep-over The Sunday Express of today, Sunday 2nd June 2013 features an article entitled “Jimmy Savile took his passion Wagon to Scout camp”, naming Scarborough’s Jimmy Corrigan as [...]

June 2, 2013 North Yorkshire Police, Scarborough Borough Council

Police Chief’s “Impossible Journeys”

Police Chief’s  “Impossible Journeys” an ‘In My View’ article by Nigel Ward, reporting on an extraordinarily penny-pinching pecuniary advantage obtained by one who, perhaps above all others, should be (and be seen to be) ‘whiter than white’. ~ “Les Misér(ables)” [...]

May 27, 2013 Hambleton District Council, North Yorkshire County Council, North Yorkshire Police & Crime Commissioner

Operation Countryman II (3): JACONELLIGATE

Operation Countryman II (3):  JACONELLIGATE – In the third of his Operation Countryman II series of articles investigating corruption in North Yorkshire Police (NYP), TIM HICKS continues his investigation into the way Alderman Peter Jaconelli (arguably Britain’s most successful and [...]

May 22, 2013 North Yorkshire Police, Scarborough Borough Council

“Economical With The Truth?” [Part Two]

“Economical With The Truth?” [Part Two] an ‘In My View’ article by Nigel Ward – reporting on some disturbing revelations regarding serious doubts about the impartiality of the local press coverage of the Sirius Minerals planning application. Click here to [...]

May 21, 2013 North York Moors National Park Authority, Scarborough Borough Council

“Economical With The Truth?” [Part One]

“Economical With The Truth?” [Part One] – an ‘In My View’ article by Nigel Ward, reporting on some widely-believed assertions about the NYP Major Fraud Investigation Team’s investigation into the formation of new minerals companies in the NYMNP. [Part Two [...]

May 19, 2013 North York Moors National Park Authority, Scarborough Borough Council

SAVILEGATE: Operation Countryman II (2)

SAVILEGATE: Operation Countryman II (2) In the second of his Operation Countryman II series of articles investigating corruption in North Yorkshire Police (NYP), TIM HICKS continues his investigation into the cover up over the way Alderman Peter Jaconelli (arguably Britain’s [...]

May 15, 2013 North Yorkshire Police, Scarborough Borough Council

Double-Dipping: McCartney Puts Record Straight!

All has been quiet on the Double-Dipping front for some time now; not really surprising given that North Yorkshire County Council elections were scheduled for the 2nd May. No-one was willing to stick their head above the parapet, given it [...]

May 15, 2013 North Yorkshire County Council, Selby District Council

Jimmy Savile: the Hospitals investigations

Jimmy Savile: the Hospitals investigations – Corruption Buster TIM HICKS reports on the latest hospital investigations of systemic abuse allegations  at Rampton, High Rouds and Leeds General Infirmary. ~ Regular readers of Real Whitby will have be aware that we [...]

May 10, 2013 North Yorkshire Police, Scarborough Borough Council

Scarborough Bully Council – abuse of entrusted power?

Scarborough Bully Council – abuse of entrusted power? an ‘In My View’ article by Nigel Ward, reporting on the increasingly authoritarian mind-set informing the actions of a Council desperate to conceal endemic corruption defined as “The abuse of entrusted power [...]

May 8, 2013 Scarborough Borough Council