Category Archives: Labour

ERYC Council Tax: Councillors Fail To Attend

At yesterdays ERYC Budget meeting to vote on the Council Tax shamefully only 55 of the 67 Councillors were in attendance to represent their residents. Conservative Councillor Dee Sharpe – Serial Non Payer Of Council Tax Of those I was … Continue reading

Posted in Conservative, Council Tax, Labour

ERYC Labour: Understanding Failure – Universal Credit

This morning ERYC Leader of the Opposition Labour Cllr Pat O’Neil  sent out an email containing an amendment for the budget to fellow Councillors. Attached was the stated reasons for the amendment from Labour Cllr Paul Hogan. One of the reasons … Continue reading

Posted in Labour

Senior Officers And Councillors Knew Of SEND Failures

The East Riding of Yorkshire Council Send Report which I published yesterday would not have come as a surprise to Kevin Hall, ERYC Director of Children, Family and Schools, Pam Allen, ERYC Head of Children and Young People’s Support, Caroline Lacey, ERYC Chief Executive … Continue reading

Posted in Children, Conservative, Labour, Safeguarding

ERYC Play Areas Smoking Ban – Research Failure

In Budget Day: ERYC Tories Money Wasters I reported on the motion to investigate the introduction of an unenforceable smoking ban. To impose a ban requires consultations, legal orders, formal warning signs and public expectation of enforcement.  When enforcement is so … Continue reading

Posted in Children, Conservative, Labour

Budget Day: ERYC Tories Money Wasters

Yesterday in Full Council at County Hall I witnessed Tory lead insanity wasting tax payers money on that which is a none starter. Deputy Leader Conservative Councillor Jonathan Owen put forward a motion seconded by Cabinet Member Conservative Jane Evision: … Continue reading

Posted in Conservative, Council Tax, Labour

Cllr Iain Billinger Labour – Tory Chief Lackey

It never ceases to amaze me how certain folk in County Hall fail to appreciate the first law of holes – if you find yourself in a hole, stop digging. In response to ERYC Labour Confirmed As Tory Lackies ERYC Labour … Continue reading

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ERYC Labour Confirmed As Tory Lackies

In response to Councillor Parnaby Letter to All Members Labour have confirmed their role as Tory lackies and registered a formal complaint against me as instructed by the Leader of the Labour Group Conservative Councillor Stephen Parnaby. I was happy to remove … Continue reading

Posted in Conservative, Labour, Photoon

Lucie Spadone – Smearing

Earlier this week Lucie Spadone, the Labour candidate in the April Pocklington Provincial by-election, stated about me, publicly on a local social media group: “He won based on his friends voting for him and smearing the other candidates (myself included)” … Continue reading

Posted in Labour