Barry Kirby

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December 13, 2015 - 1 Comments

In May, as well as all out local elections in Gloucester and Stroud, and a third up in Cheltenham, there is also the election for the Police and Crime Commissioner.  You may recall a cold...

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August 5, 2014 - 0 Comments

I sat on my first Police and Crime panel last week.  The idea of it is that it provides Scrutiny to the work done by the Police and Crime Commissioner, Martin Surl.  With the latest...

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April 3, 2014 - 0 Comments

In the County Council chamber last month, the Tories brought forward a motion condemning the Labour Party for suggesting that there are benefits to be had when looking at merging structures within the police service....

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January 14, 2013 - 6 Comments

Throughout the Police and Crime Commissioner election, the Government where very strong on the fact that the PCC with be an independent Post that is accountable only to the public who elected them as well...

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November 11, 2012 - 0 Comments

How do you rig an election in plain view of everyone?  You make the election in a time of year when its cold and wet and not particularly appealing to go to a polling station,...

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June 18, 2012 - 0 Comments

Today has seen Labours’ national launch of the Police and Crime Commissioner  candidates for the election in November.  What I really liked was Ed Miliband pointing out that while we didn’t want Police and crime commissioners, since...

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