Author Archives: andystrangeway

Leeming Bar PSPO – Fixed Penalty Notices Suspended

Since Friday evening it has been confirmed that Hambleton District Council (HDC) have suspended the issuing of Fixed Penalty Notices (FPNs) in relation to the Leeming Bar PSPO. One of those who attended the Direct Action on Friday and the … Continue reading

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Site Under Investigation – The Evidence

In Leeming Bar PSPO Ignores North Yorkshire Report questions were asked as to fields included in the PSPO for unknown reasons. On Friday evening we parked where we did to gather evidence with regards the “Site Under Construction”. A new … Continue reading

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Hambleton Council Feeble Attempt To Intimidate

Last night, while undertaking direct action at Leeming Bar, Hambleton District Council (HDC) made a feeble attempt to intimidate by handing me a leaflet at 21.35 while I was stood outside taking in the evening air. As promised, in the … Continue reading

Posted in Hambleton, PSPO

BBC Radio York – Leeming Bar PSPO

This morning I have been on BBC Radio York discussing the Leeming Bar PSPO. Tonight we will be taking direct action at Leeming Bar.

Posted in Hambleton, PSPO

Leeming Bar PSPO Ignores North Yorkshire Report

The Hambleton District Council (HDC) Leeming Bar Industrial Estate and surrounding areas PSPO fully ignores the findings of a report issued on 3 July 2019 by North Yorkshire County Council (NYCC). The Current & Potential Impacts of Increased Overnight Parking … Continue reading

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Scarborough Only Alcoholics Allowed Sign Removed

Scarborough Borough Council has confirmed that the Scarborough – Only Alcoholics PSPO sign has been removed. Old Sign It appears that the last sign to be removed was in the Open Air Theatre. Punchlines on a postcard Ladies and Gentlemen. … Continue reading

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CCTV In Pocklington – A Criminals Charter

I am fully aware that when it comes to CCTV legislation Humberside Police, ERYC Conservative Pocklington Provincial Ward Councillors and Pocklington Town Council are all muppets. Until yesterday I was of the opinion that Pocklington businesses had more sense. Sadly … Continue reading

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Pocklington Mayor Fails To Respect Etiquette

Pocklington Mayor, Councillor Dean Hodgson, used his casting vote to give a snub to etiquette by voting for himself to continue as Mayor for another year. Pocklington Mayor – Councillor Dean Hodgson I am informed that the vote for Mayor … Continue reading

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Leeming Bar Direct Action – Friday 19 July

On Friday 19 July myself and friends will undertake direct action at Leeming Bar against the unenforceable Leeming Bar Industrial Estate and surrounding areas Public Spaces Protection Order (PSPO). Bob – aka Uncle Albert Unenforceable PSPO The PSPO is unenforceable … Continue reading

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Pocklington Town Council Facing Financial Meltdown

One of the many repercussions from the Pocklington Town Council’s (PTC) failure to ensure that the Pocklington CCTV system is lawfully operated may include the financial meltdown of the PTC itself. PTC Councillor Martin Cooper I am informed that since … Continue reading

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