The re-elected Chair of Trustees, Cynthia Barker, thanked our Museum Manager, Dave Armitage, and the enthusiastic Volunteers for a fantastic year in 2015 and wished them well in 2016.
Borehamwood Times UK: Rotary Club of Elstree and Borehamwood looks back over president Cynthia Barker's year in office
The Rotary Club of Elstree and Borehamwood have celebrated their outgoing President’s year of office.
A Filipina has made history in the recent British elections by becoming the first from the Philppines to stand as a councillor. Conservative Cynthia Barker, the town’s first ever Filipino councillor in Potters Bar Furzefield, said to the Watford Observer: “I am really humbled to have been selected by the residents. I never imagined I would be standing here.
Cynthia Alcantara Barker has just been elected Borough Councillor, Furzehill Ward, the first British Filipina to be elected at this level in the UK. The Filipino Expat gets to know more about the Filipino-British politician.
Cynthia Barker, the first Filipina in the UK to be elected as Town Councillor and Borough Councillor, and Rowena Romulo, owner of Kensington's award-winning Romulo Cafe, were recently featured on ABS-CBN's Balitang Global.
Councillor Cynthia Barker, for Potters Bar Furzefield, wins British Community Honours award following Sadiq Khan and Joanna Lumley
Cllr Cynthia Barker, elected to represent Potters Bar Furzefield last year, volunteers for a wide range of charity and community organisations including the NSPCC and her local Rotary Club.
LONDON — Cynthia Barker, a Filipino-British who hails from San Pablo City in Laguna, has made history in the United Kingdom after being elected Hertfordshire’s first ever Filipino councillor in the national elections that took place last Friday, May 8.
Barker was bestowed a Community Award endorsed by Her Majesty the Queen, recognizing her outstanding contributions and services to British society.
ABS-CBN Journalist/Respondent Rose Eclarinal covers Cynthia Barker