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Adam Fleming @adamfleming London, England

Presenting BBC’s daily Coronavirus Newscast. Recently Brussels Correspondent. Ex-Brexitcast/Newsround/Daily Politics. Not the BBC's views.

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Joined Twitter 7/16/08


Great idea Megha. If any UK based black journalists want to talk about getting into news and current affairs podcas… https://t.co/GpkO4D06zg
Retweeted by Adam FlemingIt was a pleasure to welcome back #PoliticsLive and @Jo_Coburn... and their dodgy caption machine. https://t.co/8B1oD0keQRhttps://t.co/A9ORtRwBhx
6/3
2020
We are back tomorrow. One day a week for now Join me for #PoliticsLive with #pmqs from 1115-1300 on Wednesday June… https://t.co/d4aZNvdW69
Retweeted by Adam Fleming @lindseyfarrell3 @BBCSounds They were brilliant. Thanks for listening!Can kids adhere to social distancing at school? #CoronavirusNewscast hears from pupils and a headteacher after thei… https://t.co/1vgYGC9QnE
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6/2
2020
How social distancing is changing the playground and a shield-er’s short walk to freedom. https://t.co/cjXdUsO93kIs anyone who was shielding planning to go outside today?
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6/1
2020
The #coronavirus statutory instrument is being amended to make it illegal in England to open... a model village.… https://t.co/u9xj8Jvc6v
5/31
2020
Musician @ninanesbitt has been making songs using nature samples during the pandemic. 🍃 Listen to the… https://t.co/SYX6unZP2P
Retweeted by Adam FlemingNewly released SAGE documents suggest the current daily number of #COVID__19 cases is EIGHT times higher than scien… https://t.co/q1N6xNpLxnI like to think that in this picture Sophie is singing “Stay alert, don’t lost your shirt... something something sq… https://t.co/T9W0atZyJdListen to the latest #CoronavirusNewscast on @bbcsounds 🏡 Socially distanced garden gatherings ⚽️ The Premier Lea… https://t.co/tgOdQHvgja
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5/30
2020
Your weekend: 🌭 ⚽️ 🦆 🍀 Mine and @JamesTGallagher’s weekend: 📂🗂📚🗄 Our #CoronavirusNewscast: https://t.co/vo00tLIasMYou can find links to the latest evidence and minutes for SAGE meetings here: https://t.co/Tc9P90vUr5
Retweeted by Adam Fleming @FramePRUK It might be a bit later than that becuse I made lots of fluffs in other bits that they have to edit out.Your weekend starts here. All the SAGE #Covid_19 minutes published and collected in one place. https://t.co/FsOgwstdeqWhat should and shouldn't you donate to a Charity Shop? @adamfleming asks Janet, a volunteer from a store in Warr… https://t.co/oMSvyBTk0T
Retweeted by Adam FlemingNewscasters! We would like your reports of how plants and wildlife have reacted to the pandemic. (Remember the goat… https://t.co/uAg7R1Y0JVWill the charity shop accept my stripey blazer, garish swim shorts, DVD of an 80s classic, a niche book and some un… https://t.co/p1k19TF7Qn @KateinCornwall Oh good idea!
5/29
2020
Kudos to @BBCFergusWalsh for the title and to me for using the word “ingenue” on air and it turning out to be right… https://t.co/RJXnTTK7vS @MaryTaylor2510 @meggiefoster @leroyjamet No way!!!!! @aqbyrne You know that I prefer même.OMG. https://t.co/MA5YkNpQpk @aggressie @bbclaurak Seriously?Listen to the latest #CoronavirusNewscast on @BBCSounds... 👉 The government reveals its test and trace system 👉 T… https://t.co/KKWdpw81OJ
Retweeted by Adam Fleming @CashmanRachel Aww thanks for that - and for listening! @CashmanRachel If you get the text you’ll be asked to log in to the NHS website and you’ll communicate with them th… https://t.co/6FxdmL0yW9Since we recorded #CoronavirusNewscast the government has published even more details of Test and Trace in England… https://t.co/lc6SELoWhw
5/28
2020
Key thing I wanted to know from @JamesTGallagher in tonight’s #CoronavirusNewscast: how many days of contacts will… https://t.co/pkCpiREODO @gibbo09 Sorry I just missed you - it’s because you could test negative one day and think you’re fine then develop… https://t.co/Dfdzy53IDII realised I buried the top line in this paper. It should really be: STOP SCOWLING AT JOGGERS AND TUTTING AT SHOPPE… https://t.co/CJAo9QpDSeThe science behind the 2m rule in a nutshell from a working group paper submitted to SAGE at the end of April and p… https://t.co/pdlzRyC7RuWe’re all OK with temperature checks so why not have a QR code on your phone to show your #COVID__19 test results,… https://t.co/aY5FTF2iNW @neyagwillim @dinosofos @bbclaurak @ChrisMasonBBC Yes like questions about fines, immunity passports in Estonia, no… https://t.co/s54JeRYMfJOn the latest #CoronavirusNewscast: ❌ A government minister resigns over the Dominic Cummings row 📱 What could an… https://t.co/aX09SO4kvn
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5/27
2020
@ruddick Ok maybe I shouldn’t have started this. Although I’m just jumping on the Barney pronunciation bandwagon, not starting it.Learn how to say Barnard Castle like a local. Clue - it’s NOT Castle Barn-aaaard. https://t.co/DVW1qxQ7W0 @damien_omeara @McGurkEamonn It’s like a tiny but accurate Sylvester Stallone. @damien_omeara @McGurkEamonn Let’s see it! @LouiseBolland Oh wow, it’s a beauty! So satisfying isn’t it?We are looking for your ‘Rona Retail Regrets for the latest #CoronavirusNewscast. Have you bought anything while yo… https://t.co/aXBoJmhPSFhttps://t.co/Qg72IwoYG6
5/26
2020
🚨 EMERGENCY NEWSCAST 🚨 "The idea that this is just a Westminster bubble row is for the birds" - @bbclaurak discuss… https://t.co/CNI5Sa4Vv8
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5/25
2020
Here you go. https://t.co/PUR3GFFANM
5/24
2020
A good read from Fergus, including the stats on the effectiveness of the Roche and Abbot #COVIDー19 antibody tests.… https://t.co/LjHM0XtCjtHa ha ha ha ha ha ha ha ha ha ha ha ha ha ha ha ha ha ha ha. https://t.co/BcuzZWorOl‘Smaller artists are questioning how they’re going to feed themselves’ - @bastilledan wants streaming services to ‘… https://t.co/OhfBWAkhny
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5/23
2020
@Ihadtowonder Go right ahead!"It's hard to see a way out and a return to normality" @bastilledan discusses the future of the music industry on… https://t.co/J4I1agrfZo
Retweeted by Adam FlemingA bumper bank holiday weekend #CoronavirusNewscast about the music industry, with some excellent guests and a very… https://t.co/ZIQaYt9iEd$100m for a podcast, you say?Candid thoughts from a member of SAGE. Fascinating listen @adamfleming @bbclaurak @dinosofos https://t.co/p6znVGXjcq
Retweeted by Adam FlemingReckon you can tell what Facebook flags as false info - and what it doesn’t ⁉️ Have a go at this quiz I did on… https://t.co/sBNvS4fpWP
Retweeted by Adam FlemingScience + politics + #Coronavirus = 🤔. A member of SAGE speaks. https://t.co/wPUbgqb67E
5/22
2020
@Mikewhiting12 What was your question? Or was that the question? @Mikewhiting12 Sometimes but not always.Oh and among the many interesting details... SAGE zoom calls sometimes include FIFTY people! https://t.co/qKbDkYkibwThere’s a really REALLY good interview with a real-life member of SAGE on the latest #CoronavirusNewscast. https://t.co/wPUbgqsGZc @markjg65 There will be one this evening. @rooneyw1991 What the...?! I had no idea this was a thing. @JimBethell Although it seems to exist on the NHS twitter feed so just be a broken link. @JimBethell The NHS tweet has been deleted...We have an actual sage on tonight’s #CoronavirusNewscast! Well a member of SAGE, the government’s scientific adviso… https://t.co/yjT2BfPINB @jolates @bbclaurak @catherinemayer I did too when we were recording it. Thanks for listening.Loads of people have been really moved and totally gripped by this episode of #CoronavirusNewscast. https://t.co/22TSpy2pZi
5/21
2020
I tried @JulieAndrews, I tried. Maybe we’ll get two bank holiday in October, with the Battle of Trafalgar on one an… https://t.co/Uyvhx50903🇪🇺🇬🇧 I remain convinced that with mutual respect and constructive engagement by the #UK across the board, on all is… https://t.co/zT405fIsG4
Retweeted by Adam FlemingWas Gang of Four founder Andy Gill an early victim of Covid-19? His wife, @catherine_mayer has been speaking to… https://t.co/ri7oQOlT7G
Retweeted by Adam FlemingWow, HUGE download numbers for the #CoronavirusNewscast revealed in the @BBC's Annual Plan. Thanks if you've subscr… https://t.co/K5Ez09CLev
Retweeted by Adam Flemingthank you so much to all our coronacasters.. welcome along here if you haven't yet subscribed… https://t.co/ST7ykNrqsu
Retweeted by Adam FlemingThanks to @catherine_mayer and @RunningMadProf for talking to us in this very powerful episode of… https://t.co/CiRCUXSvJhNational statistical treasure AND extreme jigsaw-er?! https://t.co/vTAkk7yKgi @NuclearTeeth She was in the lead but has now been overtaken by Trafalgar Day... @NuclearTeeth Sadly the twitter poll feature only allows four options so I had to be brutal... and Julie Andrews ha… https://t.co/mCz8tbc7Oo @robertrea @NuclearTeeth Yeah but it would be very magnanimous and show no hard feelings, wouldn’t it?Historian @NuclearTeeth and I suggest a few things that happened in October that could be marked with a new bank ho… https://t.co/Ujda7uT6r8 @rbrharrison @bbclaurak Thanks for all your excellent “financey stuff.”Those #CoronavirusNewscast niche drag names in full: 💅🏻 Quarantina Fey 💄 Faye Smask 👠 Injecta Vaccine ⭐️ Sybil S… https://t.co/mBuHB8QThcThe economic downturn means that some people are having drastic career changes #CoronavirusNewscast catches up wit… https://t.co/Y1NCHZ7nai
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5/20
2020
Meet the drag queen who’s now serving supermarket realness FOR REAL on today’s #CoronavirusNewscast (it’s Ruby Slip… https://t.co/qiXYGwFCPd @trishgreenhalgh What? Do they wear tiny hamster masks? How do they teach them to wear them safely? And do they wea… https://t.co/qEAFncp2UoOh turns out the UK is OK with their new trade deal with the EU making reference to EU law after all... https://t.co/2Jq6i2D3NH @BYMYong @chrisgreybrexit It’s the one that’s free on your kindle at the moment - Themes and Variations. It’s v good. @MummyGriffwah @MoriartyBaron @ijquays @dinosofos A month?! @sandtreader Hang on, the role of hilarious narrator of the absurdities of the Brexit process as already been filled! @Judith268 @ChrisMasonBBC @bbclaurak Oh wow, what illustrious company. Glad we can keep you company!Last night I got told off for laughing too much while reading a David Sedaris essay. Don’t think that’ll happen wit… https://t.co/u52ubienvL @BlondeHistorian @bbclaurak @ChrisMasonBBC @MattChorley It’s available with interpretation every day on the BBC New… https://t.co/6JrifsYq1lGreece for the holidays? On the latest episode of #CoronavirusNewsCast the Greek minister of tourism says that Bri… https://t.co/LzU1TS5ZGx
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5/19
2020
I had the day off #CoronavirusNewscast today. Wonder what they got up to... https://t.co/d3EwnIuGsNHaris Theoharis told the BBC's #CoronavirusNewscast podcast, "If we don’t impose quarantine for people coming to Gr… https://t.co/A7J6CaKos8
Retweeted by Adam FlemingNEW The Greek minister of Tourism has urged the U.K. to exempt Greeks from the planned quarantine measures for fore… https://t.co/vz8gtYrxng
Retweeted by Adam Fleming @byrnemaria @LarissaKennelly Yes but there are some classic LK phrases that aren’t in there...
5/18
2020
Instead of loads of corona news, the latest episode of #CoronavirusNewscast is all about making and going to the ci… https://t.co/OX8hLVvHJu
5/17
2020
@nlitchfield Glad to see we share the same dilemma.OMG the last “normal” photo on my phone is either a screen grab of the list of fish stocks shared between the U.K.… https://t.co/YaaR5aI6C9Wot a line up! #CoronavirusNewscast https://t.co/JyFDVWsqZ4
Retweeted by Adam FlemingWill the movie industry ever be the same again? @KermodeMovie, @simonmayo AND @mrchrisaddison join the… https://t.co/44mENeQic1
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5/16
2020

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