Category Archives: Pocklington

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

Posted in CCTV, Pocklington

Humberside Police/Town Councils CCTV Meeting

My mole in the offices of Pocklington Town Council (PTC) has informed me that Humberside Police will be meeting various Town Councils on Tuesday 16 July to discuss the CCTV fiasco. Gordon Scaife PTC Clerk My mole informs me that … Continue reading

Posted in Driffield, Humberside Police, Market Weighton, Pocklington

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

Posted in CCTV, Pocklington

CCTV Fiasco – Working With Others

As a campaigner, I always welcome the opportunity to work with others to resolve issues that I raise in the smoothest possible manner. With the  East Yorkshire CCTV Fiasco, I am currently doing this with Humberside Police and others. Sadly … Continue reading

Posted in CCTV, Humberside Police, Pocklington

East Yorkshire CCTV Fiasco

As a result of my investigations, I believe it can be safely said that the operating of CCTV systems across East Yorkshire are a fiasco. Lee Freeman, Chief Constable, Humberside Police Given the potential issues that could arise from the … Continue reading

Posted in CCTV, Driffield, Humberside Police, Market Weighton, Pocklington

Pock Town Council: All Mouth No Brains

Pocklington Town Council (PTC) revealed the results of the Consultation for the Neighbourhood Plan over the weekend and confirmed yet again they are all mouth and no brains. The Evidence For eight years PTC failed to produce a Pocklington Neighbourhood … Continue reading

Posted in Planning, Pocklington

In Search Of The Pocklington CCTV Operator

Despite my opinion that Pocklington Town Council (PTC) is the owner of the Pocklington CCTV system after a week, the CCTV Operator is still unknown. Without knowing who the CCTV Operator is I am unable to register a formal complaint, … Continue reading

Posted in CCTV, Humberside Police, Pocklington

Pocklington Big Brother – CCTV Breaches Legislation

The CCTV on The Feathers and Judson’s in Pocklington is in operation in breach of legislation. The CCTV is owned by Pocklington Town Council. The CCTV operator must let people know they are using CCTV. Signs are the most usual … Continue reading

Posted in CCTV, Pocklington

London Street Safety – Kerb Stones Requested

Residents on London Street, Pocklington have contacted me to raise safety concerns with regards vehicles mounting the footpath. There is great concern for the safety for young children using the footpath walking to and from school. Although the addition of … Continue reading

Posted in Footpath, Pocklington

ERYC Tory Councillor: Bus Stop For No Buses

Before voting on Thursday I suggest residents read about the ERYC Conservative Councillor who “is working with transport providers into installing a bus stop” despite the fact that there are no buses at said location. Conservative Councillor Kay West Why … Continue reading

Posted in Conservative, Pocklington