Friday 20th July 2018,
North Yorks Enquirer

Browsing the "Letters" Category

Trade Deals and the Death of Democracy

A Letter to the Editor from Amanda SMITH, who writes as a member of the public in Whitby. Amanda is a Whitby Town (Parish) Councillor representing the Streonshalh ward. She shares with NYE readers information regarding a forthcoming event in [...]

September 21, 2014 Letters

Rogue Town/Parish Council SURVEY

A Letter to the Editor from Michelle DOLAN, in Hambleton, requesting our assistance in promoting the nation-wide data-base of rogue Parish and Town Councils. Readers who have experience of rogue Councillors and/or Clerks may wish to contribute to the data-base [...]

September 11, 2014 Letters

Rotherham: No-one Is Blameless

A Letter to the Editor from Richard INESON of Whitby (and Scarborough), who joins the Enquirer in deploring the shameful disregard of the plight of the victims of the Rotherham sex-abuse scandal and its systematic cover-up, by those in positions [...]

September 4, 2014 Letters

CYC: Conspiracy To Defraud?

A Letter to the Editor from Richard PEARSON of Scarborough, commenting on the decision by City of York Council to refund illegally obtained fines only to motorists who actually request a refund. (See this related article). ~~~~~ Dear Editor Surely [...]

September 3, 2014 Letters

Incredulous At Council’s Antics

A Letter to the Editor fromTIM HICKS FCA, commenting on the extraordinary conduct of Exelby, Leeming & Newton Parish Council, as reported here in the Enquirer. Unfortunately, the Enquirer is unable to answer the questions raised, or to comply with [...]

August 12, 2014 Letters

What About Boosbeck, George Dunning?

A Letter to the Editor from Neville BROWN, a resident of the village of Boosbeck in the Borough of Redcar & Cleveland, seeking an explanation as to why the Council has disregarded the advice of its own Legal Officer Gerard [...]

August 12, 2014 Letters

A Free Press in Local Government

A Letter to the Editor from author and political commentator Anthony GREEN, of Filey, who offers his views on the functions of a free press in local government, in the modern age. ~~~~~ Dear Editor I refer to your piece [...]

August 7, 2014 Letters

Another Voice Raised Against Corruption

A Letter to the Editor from Chris GALLACHER TD, Chairman & PPC UKIP Redcar & Cleveland, the second prospective Member of Parliament offering support to our anti-corruption campaign, following the recent letter of support from North Yorkshire County Councillor David [...]

August 5, 2014 Letters

Where’s the s.106 £½-million, please?

A Letter to the Editor, in the public interest, from Councillor Dr. Tristan LEAROYD, of Redcar & Cleveland Borough Council, who is mindful (as is the Enquirer) of the recent statement made by Secretary of State for Communities and Local [...]

August 3, 2014 Letters

Black Shirt and Smoking Beagles

A Letter to the Editor from Jon RISDON, of Sleights, announcing the publication of his biography of Wilfred RISDON – “Black Shirt and Smoking Beagles” – and the launch of his web-site. ~~~~~ Dear Editor, in view of the campaigning [...]

August 1, 2014 Letters