Category Archives: Conservative

Conservatives Number One Target – Pocklington Provincial

My sources have informed me that of the 26 Wards across the East Riding Pocklington Provincial is the number one target for the Conservative Party. I would politely suggest, that instead of planning their next Conservative campaign, Conservatives Councillor Claude … Continue reading

Posted in Conservative, Election

The ERYC Tories Have Stitched The Vote

Once again we witnessed a 6 to 5 vote from a Conservative dominated ERYC Planning Committee to push through the West Newton Fracking Application. It was noted by all that none of the three opposition Councillors voted for the application. … Continue reading

Posted in Conservative, ERYC, Planning

ERYC Approve West Newton Fracking Application

This afternoon ERYC approved the Planning Application for fracking at West Newton, High Fosham by 6 votes to 5. Chair – Councillor Phyllis Pollard The Only Councillor Speaking I was the only ERYC Councillor who addressed the Planning Committee. My … Continue reading

Posted in Conservative, ERYC, Planning

Tory Candidate False Fake News Claim

Jacob Birch, ERYC Conservative Candidate for Mid Holderness in the 2019 election has claimed on social media that Health Care Committee Report – November 2018 Meeting is fake news. I politely invite Mr Birch to attend a public meeting with me … Continue reading

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Health Care Committee Report – November 2018 Meeting

The Health Care and Well Being committee meeting on Tuesday 6 November 2018 could be described as the Councillor Victoria Aitkin show. Conservative Councillor Victoria Aitkin was the Chair of the meaning yet asked half of the questions as the … Continue reading

Posted in Committee, Conservative, ERYC

ERYC Conservatives Standing Down

I have received copy of a hand written document stating 17 of the current 47 ERYC Conservative Councillors will not be seeking re-election in May 2019. From information already received I can confirm that I was already aware that at … Continue reading

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Standards Committee Report – October 2018 Meeting

The Standards Committee meeting held at County Hall on Tuesday 23 October was characterised by erroneous statements made by ERYC Head of Legal Mathew Buckley. Councillor Symon Fraser All Councillors clearly fell for Mathews smoke screen. This was confirmed by the … Continue reading

Posted in Committee, Conservative, ERYC

ERYC Director Ironic Statement

ERYC Director of Environment and Neighbourhood Services, Paul Bellotti, has informed me that “both officers and Councillors have a responsibility to help manage expectations of what can be funded during these times of austerity.” In plain English “we must mislead and state there is no … Continue reading

Posted in Conservative, Council Tax, Pocklington

ERYC Reputation In One Man’s Hands

Currently the decision as to whether ERYC are conducting themselves unlawfully by banning Independent ERYC Councillor Andy Strangeway from confidential papers is in the hands of one man, Mathew Buckley, ERYC Head of Legal and Monitoring Officer. Caroline Lacey, ERYC … Continue reading

Posted in Complaint, Conservative, ERYC

ERYC Tory Leader Race – Only One Entry

I would like to be able to say that the ERYC Conservative Leadership race is hotting up but sadly it is quite the opposite. There is only one entry. Cllr Jonathan Owen is the only candidate but no one wants … Continue reading

Posted in Conservative, ERYC