Category Archives: PSPO

Hastings Night In Vehicle PSPO Unenforceable

Hastings Borough Council (HBC) have a Public Spaces Protection Order (PSPO) which states “All persons are prohibited from spending the night in their vehicles when parked at Cinque Parks Way” Please read Hastings Borough Council – Night In Vehicles PSPO … Continue reading

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Council Claim Sleeping Is Anti-Social Behaviour

In an attempt to ban overnight parking Hambleton District Council (HDC) are claiming that sleeping is anti-social behaviour. As part of Evaluation Consultation (October 2019) of Leeming Bar Industrial Estate and Surrounding Areas Public Space Protection Order (PSPO) under “The … Continue reading

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Vilification Used To Support Parking Ban

Vilification has been a tool of dictators throughout history to incite hatred towards a group of people to achieve desired outcomes of the tyrant. The method is simple. Encourage the people to develop a hatred of a certain group with … Continue reading

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Formal Notice – Leeming Bar PSPO

Today I have given formal notice to Hambleton District Council (HDC) that if they issue any Fixed Penalty Notices in relation to the Leeming Bar public spaces protection order (PSPO) banning overnight parking they will need to give consideration to … Continue reading

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Pragmatic Carrot For Leeming Bar

I am pleased to have received an email today from Paul Staines, Director of Environment, Hambleton District Council (HDC) regards my concerns raised in relation to the Environmental Protection Act 1990. Paul has confirmed: “I am willing to undertake a review … Continue reading

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Leeming Bar Overnight Parking Ban – The Truth

After successfully campaigning against the unlawfully and unenforceable Leeming Bar Public Spaces Protection Orders (PSPO), which banned overnight parking, since June I can now reveal the true reason behind the PSPO. Within red line donates PSPO area Hambleton District Council … Continue reading

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Leeming Bar PSPO – Please Be Honest Carl

North Yorkshire County Council Leader and Hambleton District Council (HDC) Councillor for Leeming Bar Carl Les is today quoted being, at best, economical with the truth. Carl is quoted as saying: “We have now had the education phase and the … Continue reading

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Leeming Bar PSPO Folly – £56,800 Wasted

To date, the Hambleton District Council (HDC) Leeming Bar Public Spaces Protection Order (PSPO) has wasted over £56,800 of taxpayers resources and still, those behind this act of incompetence are embarked on wasting more money. The initial process cost £6,800. … Continue reading

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Scarborough PSPO Denies The Right To Self Defence

Scarborough Borough Council (SBC) previously ignored evidence submitted in my complaint that the SBC Car Cruising PSPO restricts the public right of way over a highway in breach of the Anti-social Behaviour, Crime and Policing Act 2014 – 65 – … Continue reading

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York Fixed Penalty Notices Unlawful

As the City of York Council (CYC) confirmed that they had not published their Public Spaces Protection Orders (PSPOs) on their website in breach of legislation I submitted a Freedom of Information request. “Under the FOI Act I have requested … Continue reading

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