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Fun With Words

Fun With Words an “In My View” article by NIGEL WARD, presenting a new version of a very old trick. ~~~~~ “Sentences I’d Like To Hear The End Of” The July 1962 edition of society magazine Queen featured, in its [...]

October 16, 2014 Misc

Whitby Welcomes The Bram Stoker International Film Festival

Whitby Welcomes The Bram Stoker International Film Festival The Bram Stoker International Film Festival is now in its 6th year and has quickly expanded into one of the biggest and most unique genre festivals in the country. Originally devised as [...]

October 15, 2014 Misc

A Poisoned Challen?

The Scarborough & Whitby Labour Party are currently holding hustings to select their Prospective Parliamentary Candidate (PPC) for the May 2015 General Election. Top of the list appears to be local Labour Party leader, Colin Challen. Challen was formerly Labour [...]

September 23, 2014 Misc

Handbags At High Noon?

Bitchy Scarborough and Whitby MP, Robert Goodwill, has taken a swipe at fellow Tory MP Anne McIntosh. McIntosh was recently deselected as Conservative MP for the Thirsk and Malton constituency. The deselection was a result of a long campaign by [...]

August 25, 2014 Misc

DCLG: Open & Accountable Local Government

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August 6, 2014 Misc

Sinclaire Charge Spells Trouble For Robert Goodwill?

Former MEP, Nikki Sinclaire, was yesterday charged with Misconduct In Public Office and Money Laundering following a 29 month investigation into alleged expenses fraud by West Midlands Police. Miss Sinclaire was arrested on the 22nd February 2012. The Daily Mail [...]

July 24, 2014 Misc

Book Review: “IN PLAIN SIGHT – The Life and Lies of Jimmy Savile”

BOOK REVIEW “IN PLAIN SIGHT – The Life and Lies of Jimmy Savile” – by Dan Davies – Crime and Parliamentary Affairs correspondent TIM HICKS reviews DAN DAVIES’ seminal work, published earlier this week by Quercus Books. ~~~~~ For some [...]

July 19, 2014 Misc

Regatta – Regatta?

Regatta – Regatta? a report by TIM HICKS FCA on the organisational status of Whitby Regatta, outlining his thoughts on the risks attendant upon allowing the present confused state of affairs to continue. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Whitby Regatta – Background Being a [...]

May 9, 2014 Misc, Scarborough Borough Council

Payback Time for MP Robert Goodwill

It has been confirmed that Robert Goodwill, MP for Scarborough and Whitby, has repaid the sum of £4,963.39 to the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority (IPSA). The IPSA judged that repayments from MPs would be necessary where an MP has made [...]

May 9, 2013 Misc

Conservative Whip Robert Goodwill’s Parliamentary Expenses

Most people in the Borough of Scarborough are probably familiar with the expenses of the local MP, but for those unfamiliar with Conservative Whip Robert Goodwill’s expenses, I will give a little more information. In 2000, whilst Conservative MEP for [...]

February 6, 2013 Misc