Barry Kirby

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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September 13, 2010 - 2 Comments

After the article in the Citizen last week, I rang the paper with a complaint about the way it was done and its balance. I was offered the opportunity to write a reply, which I...

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September 11, 2010 - 3 Comments

Meeting at the school at 0945h were a mixture of Police, City Council Staff, Councillors, Housing Associations and me.  Organised by the Gloucester Crime and Disorder Reduction partnership, the idea was to launch a “have...

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September 8, 2010 - 0 Comments

Over the past 18 months, I have worked quite hard with the Citizen to generate a more positive press image for Kingsway. Then in a single swipe, we could be back to where we started. ...

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September 5, 2010 - 5 Comments

The UK tax payer is being asked to stump up £12m for the Pope to visit for 4 days. I’m not Catholic, but 4.2 million people in  the UK are`, so I am assuming that...

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September 5, 2010 - 1 Comments

Yesterday I blogged about the Tory Councillor who has defected to Labour because of the Cuts being made by the Government. Now it seems that the Liberal Democrat camp is taking up the offer too...

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September 4, 2010 - 19 Comments

It seems that the invite to the Lib Dems to join the Labour Party was quite attractive to the Tories too. The Deputy Leader on Sandwell council has resigned from the Conservative Party and joined...

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September 3, 2010 - 3 Comments

*Labour alert – I’m about to stand up for a Tory! – you may not want to read any further…* Seeing the stories about William Hague in the press and listening to Radio 4 yesterday,...

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September 1, 2010 - 2 Comments

The postal voted are hitting the doormat, its election time again.  This time to choose the new Labour Party leader. The preferred voting system is the Alternative Vote (AV) system.  Which in essence means you...

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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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