Barry Kirby

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October 4, 2013 - 0 Comments

The 17th October is “Our Day”, which is a drive by the Local Government Association to highlight just how much information the Local Government puts out there, particularly in terms of Social Media.  The best...

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July 12, 2011 - 1 Comments

In the Citizen today there is another article about the idea of forming a Parish Council for Kingsway. The article came about when I was asked about my perception of hostilities between Kingsway and Quedgeley,...

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April 4, 2011 - 0 Comments

I have had my official confirmation that my nominations for the Gloucester City elections have been accepted and I am now an official horse in the election race. Also I have had my nomination accepted for the Quedgeley Parish...

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January 29, 2011 - 3 Comments

I have ran a few volunteer organisations over the past few years, which is why the whole idea of Localism and Big Society is not really a new thing for me, or any one of...

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January 28, 2011 - 1 Comments

One of the biggest complaints I see about Quedgeley Parish council is that few people knows what it does, both in mandate or on a daily basis. This was again highlighted on Quedgeley People  in...

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September 24, 2010 - 5 Comments

Quangos are evil, they are a ridiculous drain on Tax Payers money and not needed.  Or that is what the Tory/Lib  Government would have us believe.   And the term Quango sounds a bit silly too, so maybe they are...

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September 17, 2010 - 6 Comments

Its not too often that we make the comparisons between the local government and the national, however it seems the Gloucester Liberal Democrat Leader, Jeremy Hilton is turning into a right Nick Clegg, a Mini-Clegg...

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September 17, 2010 - 0 Comments

There was an online petition to number 10 to get the government to get some clarity of the government position with regard to EHE.   The petition said: “We the undersigned petition the Prime Minister to...

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