Nigel Ward – In My View

Nigel Wards weekly columns for Real Whitby

The Genie Is Out Of The Bottle

The Genie Is Out Of The Bottle

Debate this and all things Whitby on The Real Whitby Facebook Group. A Pot to Piss In an “In My View” article, by NIGEL WARD, reporting on the clandestine circulation of documents that appear to constitute evidence of a historical fraud. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ IN THE PUBLIC INTEREST It is surely a matter of the most profound […]

Resign, Tom FOX! Spare Scarborough Council Further Disrepute

Resign, Tom FOX! Spare Scarborough Council Further Disrepute

Resign, Tom FOX! Spare Scarborough Council Further Disrepute an ‘In My View’ article by NIGEL WARD, outlining the case for the immediate resignation of Scarborough Borough Council Leader, Councillor Tom FOX – formerly Chief Inspector Tom FOX of the (Scarborough) North Yorkshire Police – following his wildly misleading statement to Full Council. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Debate This […]

Safely Above The Law?

Safely Above The Law?

Debate this story and others like it in The Real Whitby Facebook Group Here. N. Yorkshire Tories – Riders On the Storm an ‘In My View’ report by NIGEL WARD, addressing the toxic issues that North Yorkshire Police & Crime Commissioner Julia MULLIGAN (elected at a cost of over £1M) is still proving incapable of […]

Two SBC Councillors Accused of Serious Crimes

Two SBC Councillors Accused of Serious Crimes

Two SBC Councillors Accused of Serious Crimes an ‘In My View’ article by NIGEL WARD, reporting on recent correspondence with Scarborough Borough Council’s Director of Legal & Democratic Services Lisa DIXON (of Private Eye fame). ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ IN THE PUBLIC INTEREST I recently had the experience of being invited to meet with a lady who wished […]

“The Persistence of Mummery” – NYCC Hunkers Down

“The Persistence of Mummery” – NYCC Hunkers Down

“The Persistence of Mummery” – NYCC Hunkers Down an “In My View” article by Nigel Ward – reporting on a rather naïve and futile attempt by the North Yorkshire County Council Standards Committee to hinder the further investigation of wrong-doing within County Hall. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ . . . . . after Salvador Dali’s – “The Persistence […]

(S)TOP SECRET – Parish Clerks: The Giant Leeches

(S)TOP SECRET – Parish Clerks: The Giant Leeches

Scarborough Parish Council’s Clerk Jools MARLEY and her web design business.

Parish Councils: Anarchy In The UK?

Parish Councils: Anarchy In The UK?

IN THE PUBLIC INTEREST All Fools’ Day 2014 will mark the 40th Anniversary of the implementation of the Local Government Act 1972. Progressively, throughout those forty years, elected members and paid public servants have entrenched themselves in a position of perceived invulnerability to scrutiny, exposure or even criticism. Even at Parish level, petty martinets have […]

Moving On – NYCC Monitoring Officer

Moving On – NYCC Monitoring Officer

Moving On – NYCC Monitoring Officer Carole DUNN a brief report by Nigel Ward on an imminent change of personnel on the second-top rung of the North Yorkshire County Council ladder. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ IN THE PUBLIC INTEREST Real Whitby regulars will recognise the familiar face of Ms Carole DUNN – presently the Assistant Chief Executive Head […]

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