Friday, January 28, 2022

Tag: Fight 4 Whitby

Fight 4 Whitby prompt action through FOI pressure

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The long-standing campaign to maintain Whitby’s Piers, which is backed by a number of amusement arcade figures, has prompted action from Scarborough Borough Council (SBC) following a new Freedom of Information (FOI) request.   Fight 4 Whitby’s (F4W) request relates to Dive Surveys performed on the piers’ extensions to check for damage, and with SBC only providing a report from 2008,...

Council has no answers for Whitby delays

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The continued drive by the Fight 4 Whitby group to protect the heritage of the piers, quays and wider harbour area has often been met with silence from those in the council, despite a high priority report into the state of the structures.   As a result of this, the local group, made up of residents and business owners in the...

Whitby Pier work progresses amid political battleground

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Scarborough Borough Council has announced updates on the long-awaited maintenance of Whitby’s piers. However, campaign group Fight 4 Whitby and local operator Mark Miller believe the urgently-needed work has taken far too long.   A group in Whitby are campaigning against Scarborough Borough Council’s (SBC) management of the town’s harbour and the surrounding facilities, with local operator Mark Miller joining the...