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Open Letter to Mr. Dillon – SBC

Open Letter to Mr. Dillon, Scarborough Borough Council 24th February, 2017. Dear Mr. Dillon, During the Full Council Meeting on 9th January 2017, item 8b) in her first statement Helen Mallory said: It is only right to inform you that [...]

March 1, 2017 Letters, Scarborough Borough Council

SBC: Cllr Steve SIDDONS Speaks Out

Following two Town Councils (Whitby & Filey) and two public ‘straw’ polls (GoPetition and the Scarborough News) expressing NO CONFIDENCE in SBC Leader Derek BASTIMAN [Con.] and his Cabinet, Councillor Steve SIDDONS – Leader of Scarborough Borough Council’s Labour Group [...]

February 27, 2017 Scarborough Borough Council

SBC: The Empire Strikes Back – with Disdain

SBC: The Empire Strikes Back – with Disdain an “In My View” article by NIGEL WARD, reporting on the first signs of a reaction from SBC to either the Whitby or the Filey  No Confidence motions. ~~~~~ I am now [...]

February 27, 2017 Scarborough Borough Council

Scarborough Town Council?

Scarborough Town Council? an “In My View” article by NIGEL WARD, examining a report that the central wards of Scarborough may become parished. Just a red herring? ~~~~~ Following the resounding NO CONFIDENCE resolutions at Whitby Town Council and Filey [...]

February 25, 2017 Scarborough Borough Council

SBC: The Winter of Our Discontent

SBC: The Winter of Our Discontent an “In My View” article by NIGEL WARD, inspecting the growing grass-roots of the Scarborough Spring. ~~~~~ Readers may find of interest the following “back-of-a-fag-packet” speculative analysis of the mounting tide of discontent in [...]

February 17, 2017 Scarborough Borough Council

Cllr BACKHOUSE Resigns from the SBC Cabinet

Cllr BACKHOUSE Resigns from the SBC Cabinet In the wake of last week’s “WHEXIT” – and last night’s “FLEXIT” – it was perhaps to be expected that Councillor Andy BACKHOUSE [Con.] would be the first to seek to distance himself [...]

February 14, 2017 Scarborough Borough Council

Filey Town Council – 12:1 – NO CONFIDENCE

After ‘WHEXIT’ – ‘FLEXIT’ – Filey Town Council Flexes Its Muscles! On Monday 13th February 2017, Filey Town Council flexed its muscles and resoundingly trumped the NO CONFIDENCE motion carried at Whitby Town Council last Tuesday 7th February 2017, both [...]

February 14, 2017 Filey Town, Scarborough Borough Council

“CHANGE!”

A Letter to the Editor from Bob ROBERTS, of Scarborough, giving voice to the concerns of many residents throughout the Borough of Scarborough. ~~~~~ Dear Editor, Politics globally, nationally and now, it would seem, even at a local level, are [...]

February 12, 2017 Letters, Scarborough Borough Council

WHEXIT! WTC Cllrs Condemn SBC Leadership

WHEXIT! WTC Cllrs Condemn SBC Leadership Three years to the day since the BBC ‘Inside Out’ Documentary vindicated the citizen-journalists of Real Whitby (now heading-up the North Yorks Enquirer), the Whitby Gazette has front-paged the Whitby Town Council move to [...]

February 10, 2017 Filey Town, Scarborough Borough Council, Whitby Town

Filey Next For NO CONFIDENCE Vote

Filey Next For NO CONFIDENCE Vote Filey Town Council has published the Agenda for its Special Meeting on Monday 13th February 2017. Item 7 on the Agenda will be of special interest to the growing number of people who have [...]

February 9, 2017 Filey Town, Scarborough Borough Council