Author Archives: andystrangeway

Complaint 1 – Lisa Dixon – SBC Director

Today I have registered a formal complaint with Mike Greene, Chief Executive, Scarborough Borough Council (SBC) against Lisa Dixon, SBC Director of Legal & Democratic Services, for treating me with disrespect and disdain. As can be seen from the letter … Continue reading

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ACPO 2010 Statement Condemns SBC Conduct

A 2010 statement by the Association of Chief Police Officers of England, Wales and Northern Ireland (ACPO) clearly condemns Scarborough Borough Council (SBC) for preventing the recording/filming of their meetings. “There are no powers prohibiting the taking of photographs, film … Continue reading

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SBC “We Disagree With Recording Legislation”

On 5 November 2019, I registered a formal complaint against Scarborough Borough Council (SBC), as signs are restricting the recording/filming of their meetings. Please see SBC Recording Notices Breach Legislation (click on the link to read) Brief Extract – Phone Conversation With … Continue reading

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Pocklington CCTV Cameras Must Be Relocated

Having read the monthly Humberside Police Pocklington Provincial Reports for the past four years I can confirm that the CCTV cameras for Pocklington are in locations with little or no crime and must be relocated to areas where there is … Continue reading

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SBC Recording Notices Personally Removed

At the end of yesterdays Scarborough Borough Council Cabinet meeting, I personally removed four unlawful signs that breached legislation in relation to the recording of public meetings. Please see SBC Recording Notices Breach Legislation (click on the link to read) … Continue reading

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Leeming Bar Parking Ban – Report Misinterprets

North Yorkshire County Council (NYCC) have revealed that Hambleton District Council (HDC) have lied in relation to amending the overnight parking ban at Leeming Bar. NYCC has confirmed that “the Hambleton District Council (HDC) Cabinet Report, Dec 2019 misinterprets the … Continue reading

Posted in Hambleton, PSPO

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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