Real Whitby, the BBC and the faceless Public Servants Debate this and other stories on The Real Whitby Facebook Group here. IN THE PUBLIC INTEREST Following a nine-month long in-depth BBC 'legal eagle' scrutiny of the numerous Real Whitby reports on evidence of corruption in North Yorkshire, on Monday 10th February 2014 BBC North East & [...]
Conservation groups say protected wildlife areas, reserves and national parks must remain free of shale gas extraction.
Bastiman - An ‘In My View’ article by Nigel Ward,
The Socio-Economic Impacts of the York Potash Project – a report by Vanda Inman outlining further data relevant to the forthcoming planning decision on the York Potash Project. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ From the ERS Report (Final) April 2013 http://www.ers.org.uk http://planning.northyorkmoors.org.uk/MVM.DMS/Planning%20Application/809000/809564/NYM20130062-MEIA%20Socio%20Economic%20Report%20Additional-Amended%20Details.pdf “York Potash is estimated to a create up to 6,089 jobs during construction and production and annual GVA [...]
Attempted Termination of Real Whitby: Update Regular readers of Real Whitby will know that on the 28th of March, Scarborough Borough Council wrote to our Internet Service Provider demanding that they to terminate our website hosting service. Three contributors to the site, including myself, were also threatened with legal action on the same day, also over allegations [...]
Potash project thrown into chaos! an update by Vanda Inman on new information that casts a long shadow over the prospects for York Potash Ltd and their bid to establish a polyhalite mine in the North York National Park. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ “That’s not just a miscalculation, it’s a massive error” Chris France (Chief Planning Officer at the [...]
“Economical With The Truth?” [Part Two] an ‘In My View’ article by Nigel Ward – reporting on some disturbing revelations regarding serious doubts about the impartiality of the local press coverage of the Sirius Minerals planning application. Click here to read “Economical With The Truth?” [Part One]. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ “SSX, Lies and Print-Media” In a recent conversation [...]
Potash Planning: “Crank it Up!” a short bulletin by Vanda Inman. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ An update on one of the three main outstanding ‘issues’, that of hydrology, has been submitted in response to the Potash ‘Project’. “The Environment Agency OBJECT to the planning application submitted on the basis that inadequate information has been provided … in relation to [...]