August : A Riot Act

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Frenemies, Netizens & Conspirators, lend me your ears ...

Brexit be Brutus, tis awful, should the fall in interest becomes absolute.   Bah, bugs... Humming. "On Thursday, the Bank cut interest rates from 0.5% to 0.25% - a record low and the first cut since 2009. Asked if there was a real prospect of another cut in rates this year, Mr Broadbent replied: "Absolutely."

Devolution - Dissolved & Distilled

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SBC have a closet decision on Tuesday to adopt the Yorkshire Coastal Growth Plan:

http://democracy.scarborough.gov.uk/documents/s70270/8a%2016153%20Yorksh...

In short, Scarborough Borough, York, East Riding  & Ryedale will form a devolution area that will together with the North Bank Partnership (Hull) take a begging bowl to Govt. for economic support under the UK's  'Devolution' scheme. 

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Beyond Brexit - Carnival or Carousel?

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Mark Carney's 'Beyond Brexit' ...   (with bolts on)

https://www.theguardian.com/business/live/2016/jun/30/markets-ftse-sterl...

In short Carney's plan to cut interest rate and risk possible deflation is to stimulate the UK economy by .... devaluing the pound.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VGF4ibgcHQE

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Harbours, TIC's & ET's

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There may seem some irony in that the Welcome to Yorkshire team are selling off local Tourist Information Centres, strategically placed at Whitby and Scarborough, harbourside.  Though there is little 'strategic' evidence to find of thought process,  thou  to suggest that an opportunistic, erm, knock off exists at these here shores.   Aye tis is a shore thing that SBC are sure to sell off wot it can to keep its financial vaults, flowing outward and inward. Tidal.

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KM8 - 'The Truth Will Out'

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In the words of Third Energy's OD,  John Dewar 'The Truth Will Out' believed to be ascribed to Winston, "A lie will gallop halfway round the world before the truth has time to pull its breeches on'. 

Breeches, beeches, brooks n the final furlong. The Barbed: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-york-north-yorkshire-36356245

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Area 51 - Crane Attack

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Area 51 has been taken over by amusement type vehicles ... has Flaming Land taken up occupation on the West Pier as a preclude to the battle of the Futurist? As Crane &  Abel head out to see with a digger on board is fracking off shore the latest craze in Skardiborgibadaas?  

Strange clingon orange metal believed to be copper, has appeared around Area 51 hanger as the stoned masons continue to work undetected and unheeded.

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