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Broadcast Journalist & Commentator. Charity Trustee. CWC Chair. UoN Sport Board. PAFC Ambassador. Instagram: @alison_mitchell00

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Joined Twitter 12/13/08


Crucial line left out of the Downing Street letter. I wish it had been more explicit in its message. https://t.co/iPMHYNPSYDHe made a judgement. The judgement seems poor. Including deciding that the best way to test his eyesight was to drive a car. 🤷🏻‍♀️ @ShelaghFogarty Just heard @GavinWilliamson on @BBCr4today. Avoided a straight answer to straight Qs re Cummings. J… https://t.co/cUgCMNsFpW
5/25
2020
This may just break twitter 👇🏼 https://t.co/PP3mj8G7rd @MikeHolt12 I wrote about 6 tweets, then deleted, as didn’t think it wise to post what I wrote. Sent to my brother… https://t.co/HjkKdYMIWE @bbcnickrobinson @BorisJohnson Boris mentioned something about medical reasons he didn’t want to go into. I’m fumin… https://t.co/vA4UBykIdoI like Charlie #Cummings Go CharlieBoris: “He acted responsibly” ... then immediately lauds the country’s “collective resolve” #cummings #collectiveminuscummings
5/24
2020
NOW on 5 Live Sports Extra. Our latest World Cup 2019 full replay. A hugely enjoyable encounter between… https://t.co/0yeftqFslu
Retweeted by Alison Mitchell @tamsingreenway Had a really good conversation with an enlightened CEO about this last year in Oz (players AND fema… https://t.co/RADNXuaOxGHappy birthday @Chance2Shine! Getting cricket to 5 MILLION children in state schools, plus providing the first vehi… https://t.co/7RywJTpNi0On the @5liveSport Guest List shortly with England captain @Heatherknight55 to talk to her about all sorts of stuff… https://t.co/ph2X6oYI8L
5/23
2020
#AskRishi: Below are only some of the #Sportsfreelancercollective members who are #ExcludedUK. Options to defer tax… https://t.co/1gyTA6ZL8e#sportfreelancercollective Here's your chance to put your case direct to #askrishi #forgottenfreelancers For those… https://t.co/3rBboOAqUy
Retweeted by Alison Mitchell“The best mental health event I’ve been to” - comment after Fabian’s book launch, from a bereaved wife who lost her… https://t.co/fC1Zpjbs8EMeet Jim Maxwell's pet budgies Albert and Marjorie🐦🐤 Behind the scenes at #BBCStumped in London with… https://t.co/OEBa9EGMVC
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5/22
2020
So many of these sports have multiple moments to pick. The names & feats in the replies highlight how MANY memorabl… https://t.co/57u9xkQxLsWell done cricket community 👏🏼 #TogetherThroughThisTest https://t.co/zj2jzX2kuq @spokenword16 Loved your poem Neil, and the way you performed it. So engaging, and meaningful.What a powerful event @BBDCbook launch. In awe of all the different men who read some pretty raw personal stories o… https://t.co/4YcXUaetON🏏PODCAST🏏 This week on #BBCStumped with @AlisonMitchell, @jimmaxcricket and @Charuonsports: 😷 Is it safe to bring… https://t.co/q0MUzmhpCO
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5/21
2020
Happy Birthday @Sarah_Taylor30. Any excuse to link to THIS catch again! #bbccricket https://t.co/qjuqUsapZy
Retweeted by Alison MitchellNot long til this online event tonight. There’ll be much we can all learn to support ourselves and the men in our l… https://t.co/x82nz5SrYc💥NEW BOOK💥 ‘Big Boys Don’t Cry?’ is a collection of 60 stories from men with experience of mental illness, who give… https://t.co/odFUZV46DI
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5/20
2020
@nickscott80 @sportinmind Ah like what really happened??! https://t.co/fntrgO4x33
Retweeted by Alison Mitchell @nickscott80 @sportinmind Ah like what really happened??! https://t.co/fntrgO4x33It’s #MentalHealthAwarenessWeek so don’t #droptheball @sportinmind And check in on friends. It’s good to talk - and… https://t.co/44GseAhf5gWith no Hundred to play in, the ECB is funding up to 24 domestic women on retainer contracts until full pro deals c… https://t.co/BbBg99H5bV
5/19
2020
@SkyCricket @robkey612 Just saw the insta post - recover well and get home soon @robkey612 ! Take it easy xSuddenly Alastair Cook’s non-sweatiness would count against... although best to pick a squad with a variety of flui… https://t.co/89UpqXO3FQNot long now until our official @BBDCbook launch on Wednesday evening - very exciting! 😄 We’re delighted that… https://t.co/mlFlxbnWY1
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5/18
2020
@HassanKhan38 @DrBenPowis @ECB_cricket Thanks Hassan 😌 Hope you’re well recovered now.#SPORTSFREELANCERCOLLECTIVE Delighted to 👋🫂 @TheBPPA to the collective. So many freelance sports ⚽️🏏🏉🎾photographers… https://t.co/dKNfWqvBrR
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5/17
2020
@DrBenPowis @ECB_cricket Cheers Ben, everyone has a story, not everyone has a platform to tell itFascinating article exploring the impact of the pandemic on @ECB_cricket disabled cricketers. Thanks to… https://t.co/P5bYd5ViLu
Retweeted by Alison Mitchell @chris_highton82 @NightwatchmanXI Thanks Chris - and thanks to the guys who gave their time. @muktaketan @englandcricket @NightwatchmanXI I’m so sorry for your anxiousness. I hope you are able to find the sup… https://t.co/CGkH9Pxi2a @RyanSidebottom Epic to witness. There was a bloomin good after-party as well 🕺🏽🏝Ever thought about how someone who is blind can’t socially distance from teammates if they need to be physically gu… https://t.co/2LxUBUMICbLove this story of @morgs1968 owning a Baggy Green 👌🏼 (if you like it and can contribute something for reading the… https://t.co/EW1LmqPKsW
5/16
2020
@TimPeachBBC Ha! Exactly the same model as I used to have! It was a good friend for a while there...This is on NOW - and surely Merv Hughes has the best home backdrop so far (never mind best lockdown beard). Is that… https://t.co/bbIlHZDktNThese eps have been a feat of effort. And by paying what you can for the Pinch Hitter, you’re helping all freelance… https://t.co/OY204D78xcThe Pinch Hitter issue 4 is here! With stunning contributions from @AdamBurnett09, @AlisonMitchell, @AlexHoadSport,… https://t.co/UzQjpcCgRY
Retweeted by Alison MitchellThis should be fun to join 👇🏼 https://t.co/vmDYTOOcEE🏏PODCAST🏏 This week on #BBCStumped with @AlisonMitchell, @jimmaxcricket and @Charuonsports: 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿… https://t.co/q9hPDZBGM0
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5/15
2020
@MakeLucyLaugh @BBCR1 @gregjames 😂 I saw this at the time, but you have no idea what great medicine it just was to… https://t.co/puhLa7U11S @RichardCox380 Hmm not sure yet!! Thanku ☺️ @MikaelaJago @julia_price1 Don’t joke! 😂 #guitardouble @julia_price1 I was once a paid musician... #do-re-mi 😄 @merry8989 Hoping it doesn’t come to that but you never know 🙄 @Neroli_Meadows Haha where can I see that Nez?!
5/14
2020
@markbutcher72 Surely after lockdown even you stand a chance? 💇🏻‍♀️ haha thanks Butch, good to get the fingers moving 🙌🏼 @earl_chris @markbutcher72 @markbutcher72 is a cut above! @jemanners Haha Thanku! If I learnt something with words, know any singers? @SCDband Thank you! Love your work, I have to say 👌🏼 #keepdancing #whereisdavearchinlockdown?Do support this. I’m honoured Fabian has asked me to host the online launch event. A hugely important book in men’s… https://t.co/UHaE8jc8XuLockdown goals! So many nice (and surprised) messages after the clip, so put the whole thing up. Been out of practi… https://t.co/Y6ASEdBZBE(2) Stephen Fay brought to cricket refreshing inquisitiveness. He could be a bit grand at times but quickly saw the… https://t.co/7JOsmCF5lY
Retweeted by Alison MitchellJust put over last page of @TheCricketerMag (June) to hear sad news Stephen Fay has died. Spent many Saturday after… https://t.co/D0xhSv5MiZ
Retweeted by Alison MitchellReally saddened to hear this. Stephen gave me my first written work experience at @WisdenCricket Monthly when he wa… https://t.co/ebQ6fZnkzUPleased to be joined by @JofraArcher on #BBCStumped. Full pod out end of the week. Jofra on how to create an atmos… https://t.co/tzWdhrfz3QWell done @TheCricketerMag for getting an e-sport County cricket tournament going. It was fun - and different - to… https://t.co/11hGxv7Tbx @gregjames @BBCR1 I actually joined in with a laughter club I came across during the 08 Olympics. In a public park,… https://t.co/KZ5gDB9ptcDid we just have a Laughter Club on @BBCR1 @gregjames?! So contagious, can you do this every day?!
5/13
2020
@MissHelenThomas @BBCRadio2 That’s brilliant news to read, congrats Helen!*some people & *some businesses. As Chair of Cricket Writers’ Club & supporting the #SportsFreelancerCollective I… https://t.co/QeeWQtQ6swBrilliant effort from the England Physical Disability Squad fundraising for ⁦@LordsTaverners⁩ with a marathon per d… https://t.co/VS2MVoXiKQThe #EnglandPD team are on the home stretch! It's Day 9 and these are the ways the team have been completing their… https://t.co/zlCmtJsYmN
Retweeted by Alison MitchellStill having the company meetings online. https://t.co/aR3LfuSdKl
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5/12
2020
@kirtley_mrs @Chance2Shine @bbctms @llandaffcity Love your enthusiasm Santi!
5/11
2020
The population is so dense in our cities. Stay at home as much as possible is still the message. 👇🏼 https://t.co/bn9IGdRY17Wonderful tension-filled yet clear commentary from @jimmaxcricket. (and calmly throwing to the shipping forecast in… https://t.co/hN0zNS6f7r
5/10
2020
And then watching Simon Jones out plumb lbw, except Billy Bowden doesn’t give it. I’m waiting for the review.. why… https://t.co/5kTZUnE7O7The joy of six! Watching Freddie Flintoff deposit Brett Lee onto the roof of the Edgbaston pavilion, not far from t… https://t.co/BE5WoCKfG6Edgbaston 2️⃣0️⃣0️⃣5️⃣ Simon Jones @si610 discusses his key wicket of Justin Langer as England end day two with a… https://t.co/yVASDXQp0T
Retweeted by Alison MitchellOn @5liveSport from 1120am. Full day replay of day 3 from Edgbaston 2005. We don’t want to spoil it for you, bu… https://t.co/z7IyLs9XMv
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5/9
2020
@JimLedger @MickyLachmann @bbctms @isaguha @ejrainfordbrent @NatalieGermanos I did the Old Trafford & Oval Tests in… https://t.co/JcsFvF1cXN“Even if it’s not a money maker, the visibility of putting a series on TV would really help keep that momentum & vi… https://t.co/4k6Nbl7dlF @RickyPonting Loving this Ricky! Let me know if you need a UK ambassador 🙄😋
5/8
2020
This week: Middx capt Naomi Dattani, who left a job to invest in a winter playing ckt in Perth, believing her inves… https://t.co/Rn40wEBWUS🎙 @AlisonMitchell will be taking you through this one 👇 https://t.co/Shnfkq9wvg
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5/7
2020
@JohnSunCricket One bio-secure ground two sets of teams for a white ball bonanza. ODIs every 3 days for men, women’… https://t.co/mfgRkkyRXxAll 8 Regional Directors of Women’s Cricket have now been appointed (Middx & MCC Coach Danni Warren announced today… https://t.co/ZjxXKMYDkjOf the 40 new professional domestic contracts, discussions are taking place as to whether some form of retainer con… https://t.co/o9OGhsvwNSBut Connor says “that’s not to say we won’t be fighting hard to play our intl schedule as best we can”. ECB need to… https://t.co/LJnVLjEy3eIndia women were due to tour in June, that’s been postponed. SA due in Sept. Connor is realistic on economics of me… https://t.co/zuDTEzGVzYLots from Managing Dir of Women's Ckt Clare Connor today: she'd be "devastated" if no Women's intl cricket is playe… https://t.co/JbrnRp15tkLooking forward to this tonight @fabiand. Such an important book 🙏🏼 https://t.co/C6cJsFL5DS @matt_askin33 🙌🏼I don’t think this got enough retweets at the time @matt_askin33 🦾😄 https://t.co/hmeIk5t5TlA marathon a day, for the first 10 days of May! England Physical Disability squad raising funds for @LordsTavernershttps://t.co/N3qu9kzpzt
5/6
2020
Have a listen to Mark Coles on #BBCStumped. We’ll take a closer look at the women’s domestic game in Eng & Wales in… https://t.co/mjPAlyXZuaA MINUTE WITH -Justin Langer My Iso Day: Meditating, training, working, growing a beard and being with my family… https://t.co/JZMoqyywlW
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5/4
2020
@RecoveringCynic @5liveSport @darren_lehmann @markchapman Thanks Zarina, glad you enjoyed 🙂
5/3
2020
Sorry I kept you talking so long @Heatherknight55 !!What struck me doing the post match presentation was how ALL the crowd seemed to stay, no matter who they supported… https://t.co/1xeloonnrgSo much emotion being relived... @ConnorCricket, @Heatherknight55, @englandcricket women... Big credit Mark Robins… https://t.co/18QhP34ZreWhere do you keep your medals @Anya_shrubsole @Heatherknight55 ??? #skywatchalong @SkyCricketAt this point at the mic, I ripped a page from my notebook, scribbled down runs needed versus balls left and starti… https://t.co/NKzLWtLJo1
5/2
2020

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