Barry Kirby

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Fire Planning & Infrastructure

August 24, 2015 - 0 Comments

Fracking is rearing its head with a more imposing stature as the Government seem to want to thrust the process upon us, and reduce the due diligence that we should be having more of, not...

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June 26, 2014 - 0 Comments

I brought forward a motion at Gloucestershire Full Council yesterday to highlight the lack of meaningful discussion between the Government and the FBU.  After 3 years the FBU have not been taken seriously on the...

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April 29, 2014 - 0 Comments

I support the FBU in their drive to keep the fire fighter retirement age from rising.  I believe that there are few comparable jobs where the physical and psychological endurance is so unpredictable and going...

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September 26, 2013 - 0 Comments

Gloucestershire Fire and Rescue service provide a great service to us as residents of Gloucestershire, and they are one of the best value and most efficient in the country. However we are now in the sad position...

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September 15, 2013 - 0 Comments

This weekend was a welcome break to what had been a very busy week on the work front.  In what was almost perfect timing was 2 events on Saturday, firstly the open day at Gloucester...

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August 19, 2013 - 0 Comments

Last week I was invited to the Passing Out parade of the newest recruits to Gloucestershire Fire and Rescue Service.  Five new retained fire fighters completed their training at the Severn Park Fire and Rescue...

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July 24, 2013 - 0 Comments

In my role as a County Councillor I am also the Labour Shadow Spokesperson for Fire, Planning and Infrastructure, the Cabinet post held by Will Windsor-Clive. I am going to do a number of posts...

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