1. On the news that it looked like the Tories would lose the previously safe East Barnet seat
@CllrRobertRams need a new twitter handle today? What will happen in East Barnet?
(footnote: Robert Rams New Twitter Handle is
@RobertRams1 ) if you want to follow him.
2. The mood in the Tory camp was summed up by this tweet from the Deputy Leader of the Tories, Councillor Dan Thomas
A bittersweet victory. Barnet still in Conservative control but we lost some excellent hardworking councillors who will be missed.
3. The Leader of the Barnet Lib Dems explains the offside rule in football to Mrs Angry in terms he hopes she'll understand (we are delighted that Jack managed to hang on in Childs Hill)
4. Mrs Angry takes great delight in the final act of Brian Coleman's political career in Barnet
Watch and enjoy: Brian John Coleman - No Description - the declaration: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xRSsDaA3uyo&feature=youtu.be …
5. New Labour Councillor Adam Langleben reveals Barnet has made political history for the right reasons for once.
6. Sangeeta Laudus, daughter of reelected Mill Hill Tory Councillor Sury Khatri expresses a sentiment quite widely shared in Mill Hill. Her Dad is well respected.
Congrats to my dad Sury Khatri for getting re-elected for another 4 years
@BarnetCouncil - good to see honesty & hard work are recognised x
7. Former Chipping Barnet Tory Councillor Dan Hope (deselected in ward in 2006 following local infighting) takes great delight in the demise of his nemesis, the Tambourides family in Chipping Barnet
Exclusive: Dramatic Shift Of Power To Labour Over 'Bread And Butter' Local Issues In Chipping Barnet Constituency http://www.barnetbugle.com/journal/2014/5/25/dramatic-shift-of-power-to-labour-over-bread-and-butter-loca.html …
8. Of course there has been far more going on in Barnet than simply politics. Our local Rugby club, the Saracens were playing in the final of the Heineken cup. Sadly they couldn't take the final step. I think the Barnet Eye needs a Rugby correspondent as I'd like to do match reports and support the local team. I'm not a Rugby fan though, so we have a vacancy !
@Saracens Euro dream comes to end in Cardiff as @RCTofficiel lift #HeinekenCup Full report > http://www.saracens.com/?p=17516 pic.twitter.com/2cK1UBhEmq
9. Chair of Mill Hill Residents Association on one particular council result
Despite a crude political assassination attempt
@redkaff and her colleagues held off and won well in W Finchley http://m.youtube.com/watch?v=0UAg9o1zjaw …
10. And finally a word of praise from one of our local rabbi's