Saturday 22nd February 2020,
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“Final Fantasy”

A Letter to the Editor from former SBC Councillor and serving Secretary to the Independent Group, NORMAN MURPHY, setting out his opinion that the electoral facts and figures confirm the extent of the Tory collapse at Scarborough Borough Council, and [...]

September 21, 2019 Letters, Scarborough Borough Council

“Due Process? What Process?”

“Due Process? What Process?” an “In My View” article by NIGEL WARD, exposing the routine departures from constitutional requirements at our deeply discredited local authority. ~~~~~ On Thursday 15th August 2019, the Scarborough News published an article about Scarborough Borough [...]

September 6, 2019 Scarborough Borough Council

‘Fantasy Leader’ & The “X” Factor

‘Fantasy Leader’ & The “X” Factor an “In My View” opinion piece by NIGEL WARD, surveying the local political landscape as we move towards the return of Council, following the summer recess. ~~~~~ As the ‘silly season’ draws to a [...]

September 1, 2019 Scarborough Borough Council

Jane Kenyon-Miller Rides Again!

Jane Kenyon-Miller Rides Again! An Open Letter to the man presently being referred to as ‘The Once & Future Leader’ , Councillor Derek BASTIMAN [Con.] from the Enquirer’s Police & Crime correspondent, TIM HICKS – commenting on the ramifications of [...]

August 29, 2019 North Yorkshire Police & Crime Commissioner, Scarborough Borough Council


SBC + CCTV = GDPR CHAOS an “In My View” article by NIGEL WARD, pointing out a fatal flaw in the Council’s CCTV coverage. ~~~~~ Hard on the heels of my recent exposure of the absurdities of the Scarborough Borough [...]

August 6, 2019 Scarborough Borough Council

Ex-Leader Kicks Off Over Leaks Deluge

Ex-Leader Kicks Off Over Leaks Deluge an “In My View” article by NIGEL WARD, sharing yet another loaded email regarding the cascade of leaks. ~~~~~ For some months now, I have been attempting to heads-up Scarborough Borough Council to a [...]

July 30, 2019 Scarborough Borough Council

Not a Man of his Word

Not a Man of his Word an “In My View” article by NIGEL WARD, expressing disappointment in the new Leader’s evasion of a reasonable and courteous request on behalf of victims of sexual abuse – and other disgusting disappointments. ~~~~~ [...]

July 24, 2019 Scarborough Borough Council

Leaked CV Row Escalates

Leaked CV Row Escalates an “In My View” article by NIGEL WARD, keeping readers up to speed on the escalating row over the leaked CVs of the applicants for the Chief Exec post, abandoned by Jim DILLON and now filled [...]

July 18, 2019 Scarborough Borough Council

The Great Expanding CV ‘Leak’ Fiasco

The Great Expanding CV ‘Leak’ Fiasco an “In My View” article by NIGEL WARD, updating readers on the intrigue and subterfuge behind a massive breach of highly sensitive personal data. ~~~~~ Since the North Yorks Enquirer published my Open Letter [...]

July 5, 2019 Scarborough Borough Council

Hebo Rides Again! 

Hebo Rides Again! by TIM HICKS ~~~~~ I read with great interest the article “Handbags at Dawn” and the good news that Councillor John “Hebo” Nock is still at large and doing his stuff. I have written to Councillor Derek [...]

July 3, 2019 Scarborough Borough Council