Category Archives: Parking

Police Unlawfully Target Lake District Parking

Those who have been moved on by Cumbria Police while parking in the Lake District at night will be shocked to learn that Cumbria Police have committed an abuse of power by their actions. The video recording above shows Cumbria … Continue reading

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NHS Worker Overnights At Sealife Centre

Last night various people lawfully parked up for the night at the Sealife Centre, Scarborough in vans and motorhomes. One of these was an NHS worker as the Ringo App states: “This location is currently free for NHS, care and … Continue reading

Posted in Parking, Scarborough

No Penalty Charge Notice Code For Camping

I appreciate for many “No Penalty Charge Notice Code For Camping” will mean nothing but for thousands, this has great significance. There is no short explanation so to gain an understanding the following will need to be read and understood. … Continue reading

Posted in Parking, Scarborough

North Yorkshire Misleading And Unlawful Signage

In 2013 North Yorkshire County Council (NYCC) was challenged for erecting unlawful and unenforceable signage on the public highway that was an attempt to intimidate to prevent “overnight camping and parking”. As can be seen from the email above Emily … Continue reading

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Sealife Centre Signage Waste Of Resources

Scarborough Borough Council (SBC) yesterday wasted further resources by erecting signage at the Sealife Centre stating “No Overnight Camping/Caravans“. Unfortunately, SBC failed to appreciate that they have no legal framework (an Off-Street Parking Order) in place to enforce that which … Continue reading

Posted in Parking, Stamford Bridge

Not A Public Road Claims Highway Authority

The Assistant Director of the largest Highways Authority in England, North Yorkshire County Council (NYCC), has claimed Highways in England are not Highways in England. According to the Highways Authority, this NOT a Highway In an attempt to justify NYCC supporting … Continue reading

Posted in Hambleton, Parking, PSPO

A Breath of Fresh Aire

The following is reproduced by kind permission of the North Yorks Enquirer. A Letter to the Editor by IAN LOWNDES, from Derbyshire, writing in response to the “Whitby Abbey Aire“ initiative launched by campaigner ANDY STRANGEWAY and Enquirer stalwart NIGEL … Continue reading

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Whitby Abbey Aire – Media Coverage

I take my hat off to those in the media who have covered the news of the Whitby Abbey Aire so enthusiastically. Sandra Turner – Letter To The Editor (Whitby Gazette) This has included: North Yorks Enquirer Scarborough News Whitby … Continue reading

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Whitby Abbey Aire

On Saturday 7 June at 04.30, I passed the Abbey Headland Car Park at which point a seed was sown. Since then, myself and Whitby campaigner Nigel Ward have brought together local business and traders’ associations, Scarborough Borough Council opposition Groups … Continue reading

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Stay Overnight Covid Regulation – Fundamentally Flawed

On Monday 1 June, the Government amended The Health Protection (Coronavirus, Restrictions) (England) (Amendment) (No. 3) Regulations 2020 to state: “No person may, without reasonable excuse, stay overnight at any place other than the place where they are living.” The English and world media … Continue reading

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