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UKIP’s Disc Zone Parking Statement

UKIP’s Scarborough & Whitby Borough Councillors have made the following statement regarding the Traffic Penalty Tribunal’s judgement that Scarborough & Whitby’s Disc Zone are legally unenforceable. UKIP Scarborough and Whitby are very disappointed to learn that despite our enquiries just [...]

December 22, 2016 North Yorkshire County Council, Scarborough Borough Council

Councils Lose Parking War

It began in May 2014 when a member of the public contacted the North Yorks Enquirer about a Scarborough shop owner who had accumulated over a thousand parking PCNs (Penalty Charge Notice). At £75 per PCN and adding in court [...]

December 12, 2016 North Yorkshire County Council, Scarborough Borough Council

Whitby Parking Victory!

A resident of Whitby who was given a Penalty Charge Notice (PCN) by Scarborough Borough Council (SBC) has won the case at the Traffic Penalty Tribunal. The judgement from the Tribunal is below. As you can see, the Traffic Penalty [...]

April 9, 2016 Scarborough Borough Council

“A Little Heavy Relief”

“A Little Heavy Relief” an “In My View” article by NIGEL WARD, examining one more of the little ways in which Council employees enjoy a privileged position above the law (complete with explanatory pie-chart). ~~~~~ In the midst of the [...]

March 18, 2016 Scarborough Borough Council

SBC PARKING: Portfolio Holder ‘Dissembles’ In Council

SBC PARKING: Portfolio Holder ‘Dissembles’ In Council an “In My View” article by NIGEL WARD, commenting on the prevailing corporate chaos over unenforceable parking regulations at Scarborough Borough Council and throughout the County of North Yorkshire. ~~~~~ BACKGROUND Readers far [...]

January 12, 2016 Scarborough Borough Council

“WYP: An Appeal To Lynch”

Today’s Letter to the Editor is from Robert FEATHER of Halifax, who has kindly offered to share with readers the following letter to his local MP, Holly LYNCH [Lab.] (a vocal critic of the Department for Transport, pictured above), expressing [...]

December 26, 2015 Letters

WYP: New Year’s FPN Amnesty?

WYP: New Year’s FPN Amnesty? an “In My View” article by NIGEL WARD following up on his recent letter to the Chief Constable of the West Yorkshire Police with a very fair suggestion. ~~~~~ On 20th December 2015, I published [...]

December 25, 2015 Police

Parking Refunds for Knaresborough?

A quick look around Knaresborough’s Controlled Parking Zones (CPZs) on Google Streetmap shows that Harrogate Borough Council (HBC) replicated the Knaresborough signage from their Harrogate CPZs. Like the Harrogate, Scarborough and Whitby’s CPZs, the signage does not make a single [...]

December 22, 2015 Harrogate Borough Council

WYP: Refusal To Refund ‘Illegal’ Fines Challenged

WYP: Refusal To Refund ‘Illegal’ Fines Challenged an “In My View” article by NIGEL WARD, raising a late challenge to a very disturbing precedent. ~~~~~ As the ‘Great Yorkshire Parking Scandal’ debate gathers momentum, a Yorkshire Post article published on [...]

December 20, 2015 Police

“Notice to Owner (NtO)” – Notice to Registered Keeper!

“Notice to Owner (NtO)” – Notice to Registered Keeper! Guest Author ANDY STRANGEWAY has contributed another telling blow in the campaign against illegal Parking Charge Notices (PCNs). ~~~~~ After exposing Parking Tickets – Millions Due In Refunds, Nationally, I have investigated [...]

December 18, 2015 Misc