Barry Kirby

October 27, 2018 - 0 Comments

I was quite excited last night that we were to have the debate on the Welsh Labour leadership.  Given that I am still relatively new regarding Welsh Politics, so far all I have had to...

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October 16, 2018 - 0 Comments

Some of you will know that I have done a fair amount of research into the use (and abuse) of social media and I have always seen the use of it a powerful tool particularly...

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October 14, 2018 - 1 Comments

As the Brexit deal seems to be imminent, Labour seems to have 2 policies at the moment, force a General Election, or force a Peoples Vote.  Obviously the third way is to take whatever we...

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October 6, 2018 - 0 Comments

So having moved to Wales this year, my rather chaotic year has meant that I am somewhat worried that I simply feel very unprepared for the Welsh Labour leadership contest.  With the contest officially open...

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September 30, 2018 - 0 Comments

A few days of conference was good and bad in turns, and highlighted to me a few things.  There are still plenty of people in the party who are fighting for Labour values and all...

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September 24, 2018 - 0 Comments

Last night was brilliant- Welsh Labour Night was fun, despite me not really knowing many people to begin with (Nia Griffith soon remedied that), got to meet some new people and also catch up with...

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September 22, 2018 - 0 Comments

So, after a lot of thought and debate over the past few months, I decided to come to conference.  On the one hand, I have met some fantastic new Labour people in Wales, and already...

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April 22, 2018 - 0 Comments

Over the past 4 months I have been leading something of a double life – 4 days a week in Barrow-in-Furness, doing work stuff, then back home on Thursday nights to have the weekend in...

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February 9, 2018 - 0 Comments

Its been an awfully long time since I have blogged, and that is mainly due to being incredibly busy and having gone through some huge but exciting changes in our lives, therefore I will give...

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October 30, 2017 - 0 Comments

In a couple of weeks I am starting a work contract that will see me living in Barrow-in-Furness through the week and coming home at weekends.  I will be on my own, renting a small...

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