Barry Kirby

August 31, 2010 - 5 Comments

It would be comedy if it wasn’t so tragic. Only a few weeks ago, a Conservative county councillor wrote to Michael Gove MP, asking for clarity over the funding situation with the Gloucester Academy.  The...

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August 30, 2010 - 2 Comments

An article in todays Citizen about David Purchases plans for opening a Toastie Shop in the dock getting the green light from the planners is great news. I am really happy about this, from both...

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August 28, 2010 - 6 Comments

Gloucester is a city that is rich in history, and a lot of it is right in front of your face, you just don’t realise it is there. Today was Gloucester History day, run out...

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August 24, 2010 - 4 Comments

There has been a piece in the Citizen today about the redevelopment of J12 on the M5. Co-incidentally I got an email from the company involved to say: The Highways Agency has been aware of...

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August 23, 2010 - 1 Comments

Severn Vale Rotary Club are asking if you have any bikes that you don’t use? If so, you can donate them to help kids in Gambia receive a better education. 25th September 10:30 – 11:30am...

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August 22, 2010 - 6 Comments

It seems there may be some disquiet in the Liberal Democrat Camp.  Some of the membership are feeling betrayed by the Coalition and the fact that every time Nick Clegg says something, he seems to...

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August 21, 2010 - 0 Comments

An Article in the Citizen today about the Youth Courts is quite interesting and a good piece for informing the general public about the way it works and the options available tot he Magistrates. I...

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August 17, 2010 - 0 Comments

The reason for voyaging up north last week was to see Dalston show.  Dalston is the village in Cumbria where my folks live and it was good to be able to take the kids up...

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August 17, 2010 - 7 Comments

  This post has two uses, firstly to use the functionality to send a picture from my phone straight to my blog – but it doesn’t do it in a particularly nice way. Secondly, we...

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August 16, 2010 - 8 Comments

In many ways I like the idea of the ‘Big Society’.  Lets face it, anyone who gets involved in voluntary work is already doing it.  From those scout leaders, sports club coaches and managers, to...

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