Councillor Robert Barr

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Councillor Robert Barr
Elected:
05 May 2017
First Elected
04 May 2007
Party:
Independent
Ward:
Ward 06 - Dalry and West Kilbride
Address:
Member Services
North Ayrshire Council
Cunninghame House
Irvine
KA12 8EE
Mobile Telephone No:
07920 586511
Biography:

Councillor Robert Barr was appointed Depute Provost of North Ayrshire Council in May 2012.

First elected in 2007, he represents the Dalry and West Kilbride and Barrmill ward. He served as a Conservative Councillor for two and half years before becoming an Independent Councillor in 2010.

Since joining the Council, Councillor Barr has been involved in a variety of Council and external bodies including chairing North Ayrshire Appeals Committee.  He is a Member of the Licensing and Planning Committees as well as the Dalry and West Kilbride Locality Partnership. He is a Board Member of the Hunterston SSG and the Hunterston Marine Yard Liaison Group, the Spiers Trust Committee Trust.

After leaving school, Councillor Barr was employed with Ayr County Council’s Roads Department in the Water Department and he was in charge of the north section Ayr County Council Sewerage Department.  In 1971, Councillor Barr moved to Roche Products in Dalry where he remained for 31 years. After this he went to work with Cooperative Funeral Care for nine years.

Born and raised in Dalry in North Ayrshire, Councillor Barr attended Dalry High School. He is married with a son. He is the past chairman and secretary of Dalry Burns Club and also supports the local junior football team. He is a Member of Garthlend St Winnoch (205) and also Dalry Thistle Five Star Club.

 

Surgeries

 

Note to Constituents: Due to the current COVID-19 outbreak Councillor Barr will not be holding a Surgery until further notice.  He can be contacted via the above mobile number/email address

 


Date Location From Until
1st Monday of every month Barrmill Community Centre
1 Beith Road
Barrmill
KA15 1HW
6.30 p.m. 7.30 p.m.
1st Monday of every month Dalry Community Centre
St Margarets Avenue
Dalry
KA24 4BA
8.00 p.m. 9.00 p.m.
1st Tuesday of every month West Kilbride Community Centre
Corse Street
West Kilbride
KA23 9AX
6.30 p.m. 7.30 p.m.

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Election History

ElectedRetiredReason
Fri 4 May 2007 Wed 2 May 2012 Re-elected
Fri 4 May 2012 Thu 4 May 2017 Re-elected
Fri 5 May 2017  

Party Representation History

PartyFromTo
Scottish Conservative and UnionistThu 3 May 2007 Wed 16 Jun 2010
IndependentThu 17 Jun 2010 Thu 3 May 2012
IndependentFri 4 May 2012 Thu 4 May 2017
IndependentFri 5 May 2017

Ward Representation History

WardFromTo
Ward 06 - Dalry and West KilbrideFri 4 May 2007 Wed 2 May 2012
Ward 06 - Dalry and West KilbrideFri 4 May 2012 Thu 4 May 2017
Ward 06 - Dalry and West Kilbride Fri 5 May 2017

Current Outside Body Appointments

Past Outside Body Appointments

Past Outside BodyPast Joining DatePast Leaving Date
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Hunterston Site Stakeholders Group 16 May 2012 04 May 2017
Dalgarven Mill Trust 27 June 2012 04 May 2017
North Ayrshire Licensing Board 16 May 2012 04 May 2017
Spier's Trust Committee 16 May 2012 04 May 2017
Strathclyde Fire and Rescue Board 16 May 2012 31 March 2013

Personal Register of Interests

Date of NoticeReceipt by Monitoring OfficerView
05 June 201223 November 2021

Meeting Declarations

Committee NameMeeting DateNatureView
Scrutiny and Petitions Committee11 June 2012Non-Pecuniary
Licensing Committee26 June 2012Non-Pecuniary
Licensing Committee22 August 2012Non-Pecuniary
Planning Committee05 June 2013Non-Pecuniary
Garnock Valley and West Kilbride Area Committee04 July 2014Non-Pecuniary
Licensing Committee23 November 2016Non-Pecuniary
Licensing Committee14 December 2016Personal
Planning Committee20 September 2017Personal
Licensing Committee10 January 2018Personal
DateTitleNotes
There are no training records for this member.
DateFromDescriptionValue
There are no hospitality and gift records for this member.

Member Attendance

Attendance Summary

SummaryCountPercentage
Expected attendances36 
Present as expected3597%
Absent13%
Apologies received1100% of absences
In attendance (as a visitor)0 

Attendance Details

Meeting DateCommitteeAttendance
10 Feb 2021 10:00 Licensing Committee Attended
17 Feb 2021 13:00 North Ayrshire Council Attended
25 Feb 2021 14:00 Planning Committee Attended
25 Feb 2021 14:15 Local Review Body Attended
4 Mar 2021 14:00 North Ayrshire Council Attended
10 Mar 2021 10:00 Licensing Committee Attended
24 Mar 2021 14:00 Planning Committee Attended
24 Mar 2021 14:15 Local Review Body Attended
29 Mar 2021 14:00 Planning Committee Attended
31 Mar 2021 14:00 North Ayrshire Council Attended
21 Apr 2021 10:00 Licensing Committee Attended
28 Apr 2021 14:00 Planning Committee Attended
19 May 2021 14:00 Planning Committee Attended
19 May 2021 14:15 Local Review Body Attended
2 Jun 2021 10:00 Licensing Committee Attended
7 Jun 2021 09:30 Licensing Committee Attended
9 Jun 2021 14:00 North Ayrshire Council Attended
16 Jun 2021 14:00 Planning Committee Apologies received
23 Jun 2021 14:00 North Ayrshire Council Attended
14 Jul 2021 10:00 Licensing Committee Attended
18 Aug 2021 10:00 Licensing Committee Attended
1 Sep 2021 14:00 Planning Committee Attended
8 Sep 2021 14:00 North Ayrshire Council Attended
29 Sep 2021 14:00 Planning Committee Attended
29 Sep 2021 14:15 Local Review Body Attended
20 Oct 2021 10:00 Licensing Committee Attended
27 Oct 2021 14:00 North Ayrshire Council Attended
3 Nov 2021 14:00 Planning Committee Attended
3 Nov 2021 14:15 Local Review Body Attended
17 Nov 2021 10:00 Licensing Committee Attended
1 Dec 2021 14:00 Planning Committee Attended
8 Dec 2021 14:00 North Ayrshire Council Attended
15 Dec 2021 11:30 Local Review Body Attended
12 Jan 2022 10:00 Licensing Committee Attended
26 Jan 2022 14:00 Planning Committee Attended
26 Jan 2022 14:15 Local Review Body Attended