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Park-&-Ride – now in its 16th glorious year!

Park and [get taken for a] Ride Political pundit Richard Ineson reports on the 'Show of the Century' - NYCC's Northern Area Committee meeting of 29th January 2014. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Whitby Park-&-Ride - now in its sixteenth glorious year! £890,000 spent already, and more (much more) to come. Muddy field an outrage at £890,000 says local man. [...]

Payback Time For Anonymous Councillors [Cons]

Payback Time For Anonymous Councillors [Cons] TIM THORNE reports on the strange case of the Conservative Councillors who did wrong, got caught, but still managed to keep their names out of the press. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Hambleton District Council Real Whitby readers may remember an article about Councillors at Hambleton District Council (HDC) and the free Broadband connection [...]

How To Waste £500,000

by Tim Thorne , reviewing Scarborough Borough Council’s failed attempt to sell off the historic Town Hall in St Nicholas Street, Scarborough. I’m sure you all remember the failed attempts by Scarborough Borough Council to move the Town Hall out to Dunslow Road at Eastfield in 2012. Planning for the move commenced in 2010 when the [...]

Dick ducks ‘double-dipping’ DISREPUTE duty

An ‘In My View’ article – by Nigel Ward  As the ‘double-dipping’ row escalates – and emerges County-wide and probably beyond – NYCC Chief Executive Officer Richard (‘Dick’) FLINTON has abdicated all responsibility in the matter to his Assistant Chief Executive Officer, Head of Legal & Democratic Services and Monitoring Officer Carole DUNN; this despite public [...]

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