Scarborough Borough Council (SBC)

Sirius Minerals - Project Update

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29 June 2017  -  Sirius Minerals Plc : Quarterly update for Q2 2017

* The Project remains on time and on budget.

* Woodsmith Mine enabling works are now complete and site preparation works are well advanced.

* Diaphragm walling activities scheduled to commence in the third quarter of 2017.

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Snap The Dragon

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The Prime Minister has called for a snap General Election for Thursday 8th June :

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-39627175

http://www.parliament.uk/mps-lords-and-offices/mps/current-state-of-the-...

Whilst JC may welcome the snap decision to change rules and to be voted on by Parliament tomorrow, perhaps enshrining his place at the top table for a further seven years as 'opposition' leader ...

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Coastal Area Parish Forum

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The Coastal Area Parish Forum held 04/04/2017 at Loftus Town Hall hosted by the NYMNPA had four Key ingredients. 

i   Boulby Potash Mine - Update

ii  Runswick Bay Coastal Protection Scheme

Iii NYC Landscape Partnership Scheme

iv Verbal updates on - Fracking, Cindertrack & BT Telephone Kiosks Removal

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The Sands 'Hotel'

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Ship to shore, Scarborough is booming ... with the South Cliff Spa Stabilisation works underway,  the Futurist slipping quietly south along with the North Bay Cinema works grinding to a halt ...  a surge of good fortune is hitting these salty shores.

Slippery as it maybe, Claytown is getting to grips with its natural heritage with yet another load to be nailed to No Rocks, aka the Sands.    

Today, "The Leader is recommended to:

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Skardiborgi Bad Ass

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Me Tarzan you Jane ....  is anyone actually sticking up for Scarborough?   Scarborough Town is coming under attack from  Whitby Town and Filey Town. Whexit & Flexit - Neighbours eh?   Perish the Parish.  Scarborough does not have a Parish thou is due some boundary changes.

Historicals : https://www.lgbce.org.uk/__data/assets/pdf_file/0018/11862/607.-county-o...

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Raithwaite : An Alternative View

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The Woodland Trust has started a campaign against developers at Raithwaite Hall.  Selective Campaigning or selective memory ...

Interestingly the Woodland Trust have been increasing its hold on public woodland since Govt. policy to privatise UK forests and woodland in 2010.   

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York Potash - Land Scaping

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The York Potash Project is finally on it's way, with cash in the bank (thanks to Ms Gina Rinehart)  the preparatory works to be agreed with NYMNPA and environmental mitigation measures are at the forefront of the Project's construction programme:

The Construction Method Statement (CMS) can be found here:

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