Author Archives: andystrangeway

NHS Worker Overnights At Sealife Centre

Last night various people lawfully parked up for the night at the Sealife Centre, Scarborough in vans and motorhomes. One of these was an NHS worker as the Ringo App states: “This location is currently free for NHS, care and … Continue reading

Posted in Parking, Scarborough

Council Invite Communication With Unmonitored Account

Scarborough Borough Council (SBC) has hit a new low point in their level of incompetence. I received the email above from Complaints@scarborough.gov.uk Fact 1 The email sent from account Complaints@scarborough.gov.uk  states: “We do not monitor this email account.” Fact 2 The … Continue reading

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No Penalty Charge Notice Code For Camping

I appreciate for many “No Penalty Charge Notice Code For Camping” will mean nothing but for thousands, this has great significance. There is no short explanation so to gain an understanding the following will need to be read and understood. … Continue reading

Posted in Parking, Scarborough

North Yorkshire Misleading And Unlawful Signage

In 2013 North Yorkshire County Council (NYCC) was challenged for erecting unlawful and unenforceable signage on the public highway that was an attempt to intimidate to prevent “overnight camping and parking”. As can be seen from the email above Emily … Continue reading

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Sealife Centre Signage Waste Of Resources

Scarborough Borough Council (SBC) yesterday wasted further resources by erecting signage at the Sealife Centre stating “No Overnight Camping/Caravans“. Unfortunately, SBC failed to appreciate that they have no legal framework (an Off-Street Parking Order) in place to enforce that which … Continue reading

Posted in Parking, Stamford Bridge

Pocklington CCTV – No Service Level Agreement

As Pocklington Town Council (PTC) have no lawful access to the Pocklington CCTV system owned by them they are unable to address Subject Access Requests. In a shambolic attempt to fudge the unlawful gathering of Data there has been an … Continue reading

Posted in CCTV, Humberside Police, Pocklington

Market Weighton CCTV – No Service Level Agreement

As Market Weighton Town Council (MWTC) have no lawful access to the Market Weighton CCTV system owned by them they are unable to address Subject Access Requests. In a shambolic attempt to fudge the unlawful gathering of Data there has … Continue reading

Posted in CCTV, Humberside Police, Market Weighton

Overnight Parking Ban Unlawfully Targets Homeless

As the Rother District Council Public Spaces Protection Order (PSPO) unlawfully targets the homeless it should be revoked with immediate effect. Homeless In December 2017, the Home Office updated its guidance that now specifically states that PSPOs should not be … Continue reading

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North Yorks Leader Illegible Declaration

It is a legal requirement of the Localism Act 2011 that all Councillors must declare a “Register of Members’ Interests” and this must be made public. Unfortunately the Leader of North Yorkshire County Council, Councillor Carl Les has submitted a … Continue reading

Posted in Hambleton

Hambleton Chief Executive Ignores Own Ban

Justin Ives, Chief Executive, Hambleton District Council (HDC) is ignoring his own ban by communicating with me in relation to the Lemming Bar overnight parking ban. Of course, I have no issue with this especially as I find the irony … Continue reading

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