Category Archives: Scarborough

Scarborough Only Alcoholics Allowed Sign Removed

Scarborough Borough Council has confirmed that the Scarborough – Only Alcoholics PSPO sign has been removed. Old Sign It appears that the last sign to be removed was in the Open Air Theatre. Punchlines on a postcard Ladies and Gentlemen. … Continue reading

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Scarborough Council Waste £46,000 On PSPO Signage

Scarborough Borough Council (SBC) Council Tax payers should question why SBC have wasted £46,000 on unlawful Public Spaces Protection Orders (PSPOs) signage. In a response to a Freedom of Information request I made SBC stated: “I can confirm that there … Continue reading

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Scarborough Borough Council Play For Time

Yesterday I received a holding email from Scarborough Borough Council (SBC) in reply to my complaint about their unenforceable PSPOs. In a clear attempt to play for time they stated they “will provide you with a response within 30 workings … Continue reading

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Dixon’s Drunk Drivers Top County List

After publishing Scarborough – Only Alcoholics Allowed I received a copy of the North Yorkshire Police Press Release dated Friday 28 June. NB: Scarborough tops the list of shame. Open Question To Lisa Dixon I ask the following open question … Continue reading

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Scarborough – Only Alcoholics Allowed

According to Scarborough Borough Council (SBC), all residents of and visitors to Scarborough must be an alcoholic or pay a £100 Fixed Penalty Notice. In their never-ending wisdom, SBC will fine everyone £100 if they “cease to consume…..alcohol….”. I have … Continue reading

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SBC Car Cruising PSPO Enforcement Flaw

The Scarborough Borough Council (SBC) Public Space Protection Order (PSPO) prohibiting car cruising has a major flaw that prevents lawful enforcement. Enforcement Flaw  Regulations under the Anti-Social Behaviour, Crime and Police Act 2014 state that there should be sufficient signage in the … Continue reading

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