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They Work For You – Kevin Barron – Bulleying & Harassment- Historical Allegations

What an excellent point our MP makes on this issue.   Kevin Barron Chair, Committee on Standards, Chair,  Committee on Privileges The report makes it clear that there is a small number of sitting MPs who are reported to engage in bullying … Continue reading

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NHS: Learning from Mistakes – Barron’s contribution

The day before our Kevin stood down from the Standards committee he made this contribution : Kevin Barron Chair, Committee on Standards, Chair, Committee on Privileges In welcoming the statement, may I say that, in my experience on the General … Continue reading

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Our Kevin refers himself to Commissioner for Standards

No comment from me needed … … “Labour MP Sir Kevin Barron has stood aside as Commons Standards Committee chairman over allegations he hosted events at Westminster for a drugs firm. Sir Kevin has referred himself to the Parliamentary Commissioner … Continue reading

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So, Kevin, who watches the watchers? – Andrew Pierce

Questions are being asked about the wisdom of re-electing to the key post of overseeing ethical standards in the Commons an MP who has embarrassingly used taxpayer money to rent a home from a parliamentary colleague. Critics suggest that since … Continue reading

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Our Kev gets a mention in Private Eye magazine

Doesn’t it just make you balk … … ? From Private Eye : http://www.private-eye.co.uk/news “THERE were plenty of opportunities for holier-than-thou posturing after the dégringolade of two former foreign secretaries whose self-importance had left them with few friends in the Tea … Continue reading

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Kevin Barron – Debate on Standards and Mercer’s resignation

Good to see our MP has been working hard recently : ” Let me first say to the Leader of the House that we did point out the issues about Members of the House of Lords not having constituents and that a suspension from … Continue reading

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Who Wouldn’t Want This Man As Their MP ?

He’d be priviliged to be selected, he says.  Place your bets now for the chances of this … …  Rt Hon Sir Kevin Barron MP  I, Kevin Barron, was born in Hazlewood Castle, Tadcaster, and moved with my family to … Continue reading

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