Author Archives: andystrangeway

Bexhill Overnight Sleeping Ban Direct Action 2

Last night I was in Bexhill undertaking my second direct action against the PSPO banning “sleeping in vehicles overnight”. I can confirm that a Fixed Penalty Notice (FPN) was not issued and no approach was made to me by Rother … Continue reading

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Leeming Bar Truckers – Knife Crime Victims

I am shocked to learn that Leeming Bar Truckers on 27 November became victims of knife crime on Leeming Bar Industrial Estate. NB: Tutin Road is on Leeming Bar Industrial Estate. The attack happened hours after the Northern Echo reported … Continue reading

Posted in Hambleton, PSPO

Rother Fail To Issue Fixed Penalty Notices

Today Rother District Council (RDC) have confirmed that The Public Spaces Protection Order (no. 2) Rother District Council is merely a tool to intimidate. This confirms the national position reported in PSPO Parking Ban – Councils Intimidation Scam. In response … Continue reading

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Market Weighton CCTV Breach Surveillance Compliance

A simple Freedom of Information (FOI) request to Market Weighton Town Council (MWTC) has revealed that the Town Council are in breach of the Home Office Surveillance Camera Commissioners compliance guidelines. Market Weighton Town Mayor – Councillor Peter Hemmerman As … Continue reading

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NYCC Email Negates Parking Ban Advice

I have received a copy of an email sent by North Yorkshire County Council (NYCC) that confirms that the NYCC Highways Authority have no understanding of basic legislation regards road signage. The extract above is taken from the email that … Continue reading

Posted in Hambleton, PSPO

PSPO Parking Ban – Councils Intimidation Scam

There has been further evidence this week that Public Spaces Protection Orders (PSPOs) are nothing more than a Councils tool to intimidate, yet when stood up to they all run away. Intimidation Leaflet Hambleton District Council (HDC) On Monday 25 … Continue reading

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Hambleton Council U-Turn On PSPO

Hambleton District Council has today confirmed a major U-Turn in relation to the Leeming Bar Parking Ban. Please read Leeming Bar Parking Ban – Report To Cabinet (click on the link to read). Response From HDC From: Lisa Wilson Sent: … Continue reading

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Complaint – Parking Ban Report To Cabinet

This morning I have submitted a complaint to North Yorkshire County Council in relation to false information contained in the Leeming Bar Parking Ban – Report To Cabinet (click on the link to read). Complaint to North Yorkshire County Council … Continue reading

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Leeming Bar Parking Ban – Report To Cabinet

On 3 December 2019, a report to the Hambleton District Council (HDC) Cabinet with regards the Leeming Bar Parking Ban will be considered. Email To Hambleton District Council From: Andy Strangeway Sent: Sunday, November 24, 2019 5:03 PM To: Lisa.Wilson@hambleton.gov.uk … Continue reading

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Leeming Bar Parking Ban – Game Over

I can now confirm that it is ‘game over’ for the Leeming Bar Public Spaces Protection Order (PSPO) which bans remaining overnight in any parked vehicles, including an HGV or campervan. I can reveal that a report to Hambleton District … Continue reading

Posted in Hambleton, PSPO