Barry Kirby

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September 22, 2018 - 0 Comments

So, after a lot of thought and debate over the past few months, I decided to come to conference.  On the one hand, I have met some fantastic new Labour people in Wales, and already...

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April 22, 2018 - 0 Comments

Over the past 4 months I have been leading something of a double life – 4 days a week in Barrow-in-Furness, doing work stuff, then back home on Thursday nights to have the weekend in...

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July 12, 2017 - 0 Comments

The past two months since leaving the County Council have not been usual given the general election, but the past few weeks have been somewhat of an unsettling revelation about just how much of a...

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May 28, 2014 - 0 Comments

As you may have noticed, I’m trying to get fitter and lose weight by running, with some reasonable success but I can’t honestly say I enjoy it, but I am getting the desire to do...

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January 7, 2014 - 0 Comments

It’s the same every year isn’t it, we all vow to lose weight and get fitter one way or another.  Last year I set off with great intentions and was a regular at the gym...

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November 17, 2013 - 1 Comments

After personal experience and a number of complaints from residents and other road users, I have asked that the priority on the speed restriction chicane be changed over, so it is more in keeping with...

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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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July 16, 2013 - 0 Comments

Last year, every Councillor got £10,000 and they went to Ibiza for a great holiday.  Ok, so that’s not quite true, but at least I have your attention now.  Last year, every Councillor got given...

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