Barry Kirby

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September 15, 2014 - 1 Comments

The Tory MP for Gloucester has called for Gloucester’s Religious Groups and Political Groups to be banned from joining in the parades for Gloucester Carnival and Gloucester Day itself.  In the next, rather gob smacking turn...

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June 24, 2014 - 0 Comments

Richard Graham, the MP for Gloucester has announced on twitter today that he has resigned from the role as Parliamentary Private Secretary (PPS) in the foreign and Commonwealth office (FCO).  He cited the reasons that...

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June 13, 2014 - 1 Comments

When you write to your MP, you would hope that your data is treated with respect, especially as some of it could be very personal.   I have written to my local MP in the...

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April 22, 2014 - 1 Comments

Richard Graham MP is radiating smugness that the local paper, the Citizen, has apologised for the representation of his views on mobile phones and food banks.  On twitter last night he was proclaiming that Gloucester Labour take...

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April 16, 2014 - 3 Comments

When the last article in the Citizen was written about the plight of our local food banks, I, and many of my family and friends were gob-smacked about the comments of our local MP, Richard...

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July 5, 2012 - 0 Comments

  When all the issues around Barclays and Libor came to light, I wasn’t too shocked, for some reason I don’t think this is going to be the last “revelation” that will come to light.  I even thought...

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November 2, 2011 - 0 Comments

In yet another slip in Parliament, our esteemed MP aimed to highlight the new Q Club in Quedgeley.  However it just shows the lack of attention to detail when he could not actually remember its current name,...

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September 12, 2011 - 11 Comments

In a document that has come to light today, it seems that our esteemed MP, Richard Graham, has surpassed himself. The parliamentary Boundary review has been published and he has helped to remove Westgate from...

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January 7, 2011 - 1 Comments

Today was the big day for David Chaytor – former Labour MP for Bury North – As he had pleaded guilty to Expenses fraud, amounting to some £20k. He got 18 Months custody, which, in...

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January 6, 2011 - 1 Comments

I have commented a number of times about press stories and the sensationalist nature, but here is one from the Mirror, that I thought was just such a non-story. MPs tuck into meal deal perk...

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