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CYC/NYC Mayoral Hustings – Whitby

CYC/NYC Mayoral Hustings – Whitby – an “In My View” article by NIGEL WARD, reporting on the recent Mayoral Hustings in Whitby – and a glimmer of light at the end of a long, dark tunnel. ~~~~~ I consider myself [...]

April 23, 2024 Misc, North Yorkshire County Council

An Error of Omission (WTC)

An Error of Omission (WTC) Two Letters to the Editor correcting an error of omission spotted in our recent article “Accountability: NYC & WTC” – the first from Mrs Rachel Henderson, formerly of Whitby and now of County Durham; the [...]

April 19, 2024 Letters, Whitby Town

Accountability: NYC & WTC

Accountability: NYC & WTC an “In My View” article by NIGEL WARD, reporting on the symptoms and causes of declining ethical standards in public life – in particular, amongst elected (and co-opted) Councillors at every level of local government. Plus [...]

April 12, 2024 North Yorkshire County Council, Whitby Town

Missing: Chiefs’ £120K – NYE Proscribed Again

Missing: Chiefs’ £120K – NYE Proscribed Again by TIM HICKS ~~~~~ Introduction The NYE has been covering several scandals in North Yorkshire Police (NYP) recently. This has led to Policem, Fire & Crime Commissioner Zoë Metcalfe re-imposing her policy of [...]

April 10, 2024 North Yorkshire Police, Police

Police 7: Community Policing – late March ’24

The NYE’s Police 7 articles are intended to be a one stop shop for our readers covering crime prevention advice, court reports, police appeals for assistance, local community policing news, information on victim support, updates from the North Yorkshire Police [...]

March 27, 2024 Appeals, North Yorkshire Police

WTC: Annual Assembly 25/03/24

WTC: Annual Assembly 25/03/24 – an “In My View” article by NIGEL WARD, promoting the annual opportunity to examine what your Town Council is doing for you. ~~~~~ On Monday 25th March 2024, at 6:30pm, the Annual Town Assembly/Meeting of [...]

March 22, 2024 Whitby Town

Emma Caldwell Scandal: A Follow-Up

Emma Caldwell Scandal: A Follow-Up by TIM HICKS ~~~~~ Introduction The NYE recently ran an article on the 2005 murder of Glasgow sex worker Emma Caldwell: http://nyenquirer.uk/emma-caldwell-nyp/ We were astonished at how well read and popular with our readers it [...]

March 18, 2024 Police

The Emma Caldwell Scandal and NYP

The Emma Caldwell Scandal and NYP By TIM HICKS ~~~~~ Introduction: The Murder of Emma Caldwell Emma Caldwell (pictured above, left) was a Glasgow sex worker who disappeared on 5th April 2005. Her naked body was found in woods outside [...]

March 10, 2024 North Yorkshire Police, Police

Dredging the WTC Harbour Committee

Dredging the WTC Harbour Committee – an “In My View” article by NIGEL WARD, examining another telling example of sheer futility: Whitby Town Council’s utterly superfluous Harbour Committee. ~~~~~ It has taken the local and regional press approaching three years [...]

March 1, 2024 Whitby Town

“The ‘Last Chance’ Saloon”

In a satirical spirit, the North Yorks Enquirer presents the two-hundred-and-sixty-sixth 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 [...]

February 26, 2024 Photoons, Whitby Town