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Seagull Hysteria: Guess Who’s “Mugging” the Taxpayer?

Seagull Hysteria: Guess Who’s “Mugging” the Taxpayer? an “In My View” article by NIGEL WARD, questioning the wisdom of SBC’s knee-jerk efforts, driven by Councillor Andrew JENKINSON [Con.], to reduce “seagull muggings” in Scarborough and Whitby. ~~~~~ During the course [...]

April 6, 2018 Scarborough Borough Council

SBC Report Large OAT Losses

The woeful record of Tory investment on behalf the Borough taxpayer is again under the spotlight after Scarborough Borough Council (SBC) forecast a £148,000 loss for the 2018/19 season at the Open Air Theatre. The eye-watering loss comes on top [...]

February 27, 2018 Scarborough Borough Council

SBC – in the Eye AGAIN!

SBC – in the Eye AGAIN! For the second time this month, Scarborough Borough Council has made it into the pages of the Private Eye magazine, this time on its old stamping ground – the ‘Rotten Boroughs’ column – where [...]

February 22, 2018 Private Eye, Scarborough Borough Council

OAT: Nile Rodgers Pre-Sale Tickets

OAT: Nile Rodgers Pre-Sale Tickets One of the perks of working at SBC is getting the best seats in the house for shows at the Open Air Theatre. If you talk to senior officers at SBC about those perks they’ll [...]

February 15, 2018 Scarborough Borough Council

SBC: Open Air Theatre Losses Exposed

When you ask elected Councillors about the Scarborough Open Air Theatre (OAT), its viability and profitability, you generally get a rose-tinted view of a bygone age. The Councillors themselves probably don’t realise the full scale of the financial horrors as [...]

August 18, 2013 Scarborough Borough Council

SBC: What Have They Done For Us ?

A Letter to the Editor from Richard PEARSON, commenting on the performance of Scarborough Borough Council in the entertainment sphere. ~~~~~ Scarborough Borough Council: What Have They Done For Us ? Dear Mr Editor, Well not nearly as much as [...]

June 27, 2012 Letters

“Sorry Seems To Be The Hardest Word” – CodHead 010

CodHead nicely sums up the prevailing culture of zero accountability at Scarborough Borough Council, basking in the limelight – but hiding from the spotlight of public scrutiny. [Satire] [...]

April 10, 2011 Cartoons