Barry Kirby

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June 6, 2012 - 0 Comments

I have had a really good Jubilee weekend, what with the Kingsway Jubilee Big Lunch being a great success and then seeing some of the other festivities going on as well as being able to...

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May 27, 2012 - 0 Comments

This weekend has been simply fantastic.  Having taken Friday off to go to Farnborough and meet up with folks there, we also went out yesterday to Slimbridge for their evening event and it has been...

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May 23, 2012 - 1 Comments

I met the Family at Cheltenham Racecourse this evening to see Zara Phillips and Toytown bring the Olympic flame to the huge crowd of people waiting to their little piece of Olympic History. I was...

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May 4, 2012 - 0 Comments

You may notice (on the left hand side of this page) that I got an award last year for having a top 100 blog, but what I didn’t realise is that that was not the...

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April 2, 2012 - 0 Comments

The rumour mill is on full speed around the latest plans of the Government to further invade our personal privacy.  However we must remember that nothing has been officially announced, and therefore we must be...

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March 26, 2012 - 0 Comments

It was rather sobering on Saturday morning to be highlighting the crash on the M5 as part of the my Severn FM Traffic report.  The accident happened just around Frankley Services, in which a truck...

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March 1, 2012 - 2 Comments

The General Secretary of Unite, Len McCluskey, has said that the Olympics could be targeted as an oppotunity for strikes and general Civil Disobedience.  While I agree that the right to strike is important and the strikes...

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January 27, 2012 - 1 Comments

Yesterday was my final day at BAE Systems and so I had all the fun things like the leaving speech, exit interview and after work drinks.  I thought I might start getting cold feet about...

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December 24, 2011 - 1 Comments

I’m sat in my parents lounge, on Christmas eve, letting the kids get sound asleep and having a drink with my wife and parents, and I was having a bit of a quiet think about...

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November 23, 2011 - 0 Comments

This weekend my family and I attended the switching on of the lights, the Christmas Parade and the celebration in the Cathedral.  I thought it was magnificent, and just shows that Gloucester can really showcase...

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