Barry Kirby

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September 29, 2014 - 0 Comments

I am very proud of being part of the Labour County Group, I think we are making some serious headway in achieving our manifesto commitments, albeit from third place.  One of the fundamental reasons behind...

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February 28, 2014 - 1 Comments

After being harangued before, at and after the budget meeting by Lib Dems, accusing us of having a cosy relationship with the Tories, One of the 3 Lib Dem Leaders, Jeremy Hilton, gave us a...

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February 26, 2014 - 2 Comments

Today was budget day and I think we can be proud of what we achieved.  We successful passed amendments that will see the introduction of the Living Wage for the lowest paid council workers and...

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February 17, 2014 - 2 Comments

Hearing the news this morning that Nick Clegg is covering all his bases by suggesting that his party would welcome a coalition with Labour after the general election, I’m left asking the question “why?” Why...

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January 22, 2014 - 0 Comments

I get called many things, some good, some bad, but in the County Council Chamber, I had a first.  After proposing the motion on reaffirming Gloucester County Councils objections to the Javelin Park Incinerator, another...

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September 5, 2013 - 0 Comments

I had a weeks holiday this week, enjoying some beautiful weather, camping with family and friends in the Forest of Dean.  That said, I was back in Gloucester on Wednesday to attend the County Council...

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