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North Yorks Enquirer

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Randerson’s Folly 

Randerson’s Folly  Guest Author (and former SBC Councillor) Stormin’ NORMAN MURPHY is less than impressed with Officer/Member communications at SBC – otherwise known as “the tail wagging the dog” (facilitated, always, by the gullibility/stupidity of the dog). Here is why [...]

August 17, 2020 Scarborough Borough Council

A Poke in the Eye for Cain

A Poke in the Eye for Cain It is always a pleasure to see the nation’s premier exposeur of disgraceful conduct in public life – the Private Eye magazine – confirm and widely publicise the transgressions of North Yorkshire ‘personalities’ [...]

April 23, 2020 North Yorkshire Police, Private Eye

“Rank Hath Its Privileges”

In a satirical spirit, the North Yorks Enquirer presents the two-hundred-and-fifth in a continuing series of so-called “Photoons” – cartoons developed from digital photographs – highlighting the more amusing aspects of current affairs in North Yorkshire and far beyond. Readers [...]

April 22, 2020 North Yorkshire Police & Crime Commissioner, Photoons

NY Police Essential Journeys #5

North Yorkshire Police Essential Journeys #5 by TIM HICKS  ~~~~~ Introduction The NYE has tried to support the efforts of the NHS and North Yorkshire Police (NYP) to ensure public safety. It has run an article disseminating advice from NYP [...]

April 20, 2020 North Yorkshire Police, North Yorkshire Police & Crime Commissioner, Police

“Funerals – Our Last Rights”

Funerals – Our Last Rights Having seen North Yorks Enquirer stalwarts TIM THORNE and TIM HICKS highlight senior officers of the North Yorkshire Police acting beyond their authority during the national ‘lockdown’ imposed in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Guest [...]

April 19, 2020 East Riding of Yorkshire Council

NY Police Essential Journeys #4

North Yorkshire Police Essential Journeys #4 by TIM HICKS ~~~~~ Introduction: The four pillars of democracy and freedom of the press There are four pillars of government in a healthy democracy: Legislature: The legislature is elected and passes laws which [...]

April 16, 2020 North Yorkshire Police, North Yorkshire Police & Crime Commissioner, Police

“Don’t Throw Stones!”

In a satirical spirit, the North Yorks Enquirer presents the two-hundred-and-fourth in a continuing series of so-called “Photoons” – cartoons developed from digital photographs – highlighting the more amusing aspects of current affairs in North Yorkshire and far beyond. Readers [...]

April 12, 2020 Photoons

“a new era of openness and transparency” – Comrade Siddons Style

“a new era of openness and transparency” – Comrade Siddons Style In today’s Letter to the Editor, TIM HICKS shares his latest appeal to SBC Leader Councillor Steve Siddons [Lab.] in respect of press freedom. ~~~~~ From: Timothy Hicks Sent: [...]

October 18, 2019 Letters, Scarborough Borough Council

Loughinisland, Press Freedom and the NYE

Loughinisland, Press Freedom and the NYE A Letter to the Editor from TIM HICKS, the Enquirer’s police and crime correspondent, reorting some relief in the persecution of investigative journalists by authorities who are the subject of their investigations. Ring any [...]

October 2, 2019 Letters, Police

Privacy of Correspondence

Privacy of Correspondence A Letter to the Editor from regular contributor NIGEL WARD, appealing for a proper respect for a fundamental aspect of law. ~~~~~ Sir, A great deal has been said, and published, about Scarborough Borough Council’s practice and [...]

September 16, 2019 Letters, Scarborough Borough Council