Category Archives: CCTV

SBC + CCTV = GDPR CHAOS

The East Yorkshire CCTV Fiasco highlighted how CCTV systems across East Riding are operating unlawful and are in effect a “criminals charter”. In the following article, reproduced by the kind permission of North Yorks Enquirer the same conclusion is reached. … Continue reading

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St Nicholas Primary School Unlawful CCTV System

It has come to my attention that the CCTV system at St Nicholas Primary School, Beverley is unlawfully recording Data including that of SEN children. I am informed that the CCTV is monitored in the Caretakers store which is not … Continue reading

Posted in CCTV, ERYC

Pock Council: Information Commissioner’s Office Intervenes

Last week the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) intervened with Pocklington Town Council (PTC) due to PTC failing to conduct themselves lawfully. PTC Clerk – Gordon Scaife On this occasion, PTC failed to deal lawfully with a Freedom of Information request. … Continue reading

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ERYC CCTV Meltdown – “Cutting Their Losses”

A source within the ERYC Conservative Group has informed me that the powers that be in County Hall are in meltdown due to my exposure that CCTV systems across East Riding Towns have been operating outwith legislation for many years. … Continue reading

Posted in CCTV, Driffield, ERYC, Market Weighton, Pocklington

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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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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PTC Breach Freedom Of Information Legislation

My Freedom of Information (FOI) request in relation to the Pocklington CCTV system to Pocklington Town Council (PTC) is now over the permitted 20 day response time. This means PTC is in breach of the FOI Act. Under the FOI … Continue reading

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Humberside Police Abandon Driffield CCTV Responsibility

East Riding residents will be shocked to learn that Humberside Police are abandoning any responsibility for the Driffield CCTV system. At the Driffield Town Council (DTC) CCTV Committee meeting held on Monday 24 June PC M Phillips said he had … Continue reading

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Driffield CCTV – More Signage

I am pleased to confirm that more signage is planned for the Driffield CCTV system. Driffield Town Council has stated “..arrangements are currently being put in place to ensure that more signage is erected as soon as practically possible.” This … Continue reading

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