February 24, 2015 - 0 Comments

A new drop-in Money Advice Service is being launched in Kingsway today.  Free Confidential advice for anyone who needs it, no appointment necessary, just drop by the Community Centre between 1.30pm and 3.30pm....

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February 15, 2015 - 2 Comments

I heard some interesting news today, Richard Graham actually turned up to something on time!  He took part in a protest about the lack of Doctors Surgery in Kingsway.  Big downside was that no-one in the...

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February 6, 2015 - 0 Comments

The latest budget meeting with the Police And Crime Commissioner happened this week and the results are quite sobering.  In his original manifesto, Martin Surl stated that we would not increase the precept this year,...

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February 3, 2015 - 3 Comments

Since Labour has shown the principled leadership to make all efforts to stop the development of the incinerator, one of the main criticisms has been that Labour would be saddling the County Council with a...

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January 16, 2015 - 0 Comments

I, with 4 of my Labour colleagues, have today written to the Chair of the County Council, asking him to call an extraordinary meeting of the Council in order to debate a motion, calling for...

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January 9, 2015 - 0 Comments

With the news this week that Eric Pickles has decided that local democracy isn’t worth a damn, and that an Incinerator should be built at Javelin Park anyway, then the big question is what next?...

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January 5, 2015 - 0 Comments

This is a message for Mr Shaun Williams who messaged me through this site yesterday – Unfortunately my reply to you has bounced as the address was unknown. Could you possibly email me at barry.kirby@gloucestershire.gov.uk...

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December 22, 2014 - 3 Comments

We have heard that Eric Pickles MP, the Secretary of State for Local government, has again delayed the decision on the Javelin Park Incinerator that the Gloucestershire Tories have steam-rollered to its present position. We...

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November 24, 2014 - 6 Comments

A planning application has been submitted by ASDA to add a Petrol Station to the Kingsway site.  The Planning application can be found on the City Council website (Link to Application).  I am really keen...

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November 3, 2014 - 0 Comments

It’s that time of year where everyone is signing their children up to schools and joining the education machine.  However, many people don’t realise that there is another option, and that is to Home Educate....

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