Category Archives: CCTV

Pocklington CCTV – Failure To Take Legal Advice

Despite suggesting to Pocklington Town Council (PTC) that it seeks independent legal advice with regards to its involvement with the Pocklington CCTV system, it is clear that it has failed to do so. Indeed it is clear that PTC has … Continue reading

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Driffield CCTV – Failure To Take Legal Advice

Despite suggesting to Driffield Town Council (DTC) that it seeks independent legal advice with regards to its involvement with the Driffield CCTV system, it is clear that it has failed to do so. Indeed it is clear that DTC has … Continue reading

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Market Weighton CCTV – Inadequate Evidence Of Crime

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 They have confirmed: “The Market Weighton Town Council do … Continue reading

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Driffield CCTV – Good News/Bad News

Unlike the fools at Pocklington Town Council and Market Weighton Town Council Driffield Town Council (DTC) are blessed to have in their midst a person that is not engulfed with ego. This has meant that they have progressed the lawfulness … 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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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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PTC Attempt To Cover Up Unlawful CCTV Fiasco

Pocklington Town Council (PTC) in collusion with Humberside Police is clearly attempting to cover up the unlawful Pocklington CCTV fiasco by various means. Town Clerk Gordon Scaife At the centre of this is Town Clerk Gordon Scaife. An example of … Continue reading

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Big Brother Everywhere – Civil Liberties Ignored

As concerns have been raised with me regards the number of CCTV cameras Market Weighton Town Council and Driffield Town Council have erected I have submitted a Freedom of Information request to both. I have requested information regards: All the … Continue reading

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ICO Confirm Town Councils’ CCTV Systems Unlawful

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) yesterday confirmed that Market Weighton Town Council (MWTC) ” has not complied with their Data Protection obligations.” The same applies to Pocklington and Driffield Town Councils. ICO stated: “In particular, as MWTC is the owner of … Continue reading

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Driffield CCTV System – No Data Controller

In response to my Freedom of Information request to Driffield Town Council for the contact details of the Driffield CCTV Data Controller they have confirmed: “There is no data controller at the present time so I am unable to give … Continue reading

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