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Andy Burnham @AndyBurnhamGM Leigh, Greater Manchester

Labour Mayor of Greater Manchester

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Joined Twitter 5/14/10


@Bingobongotho @cllrsfielding @RishiSunak Fair enough & that’s what I spend the vast majority of my days doing. But… https://t.co/1avC8R6o5L @Bingobongotho @cllrsfielding @RishiSunak I am working flat out & can assure you I’m not neglecting any of my respo… https://t.co/9QABc8ExYf @GregBroadhurst @KeeleyMP Thanks Greg. Worried that this will not be the only one. @Bingobongotho @cllrsfielding @RishiSunak Speaking up for people who need a voice is doing my job. Stick to golf. @nicolajoakley @CarolineCheswo1 Wow, OK, thanks for sending @MattMlco Let’s have a discussion about it Matt. Big ethical issues at stake here. @CarolineCheswo1 I hope it’s fake. Will find out.Very troubled by this. Will be asking more questions about it. https://t.co/x2NDCIP59m @MayorofGM @AndyBurnhamGM @MetroMayorSteve Newly self employed? Please take a moment to sign & share this petition. https://t.co/Zd29sxgo9N
Retweeted by Andy Burnham"Some employers are refusing to treat the situation with the seriousness it deserves and are not keeping their staf… https://t.co/bDhf1Q3af7
Retweeted by Andy BurnhamWe’re off. Strictly following government guidelines, from 7pm Friday, are will start to stream the best talent Grea… https://t.co/Gr413C4osX
Retweeted by Andy BurnhamIt's clear that some businesses aren't treating #COVID19 with the seriousness it deserves especially on social dist… https://t.co/LKwbl26HIh
Retweeted by Andy Burnham @LizPuddykins @patkarney So sorry to hear that Liz & love to you & the family. Thanks for your kind words.Whilst I called for daily briefings, what we saw today was not what I had in mind. What we desperately needed was… https://t.co/CXb20PGuKT @HaydenHewitt No, certainly not. If you DM me more details, I will look into it.Leaving people who’ve recently become self-employed without adequate support is unfair. Today I have written to… https://t.co/woscXMp3b4“Greater Manchester stands ready to help in a national effort to get testing capacity up to the level that is requi… https://t.co/g4fts9IVJC
Retweeted by Andy Burnham“Greater Manchester is in a good state of preparedness for a very difficult month that lies ahead. “It has been a… https://t.co/NSbztUwPua
Retweeted by Andy Burnham.@MayorofGM @AndyBurnhamGM says Greater Manchester is a good position for a "very difficult month ahead that lies a… https://t.co/Mk7apUa2a4
Retweeted by Andy BurnhamAndy Burnham's charity has also launched an urgent appeal to send packages to those currently living in hotel accom… https://t.co/jAyORki6Wf
Retweeted by Andy Burnham @Fayemondos @AngelaRayner Sorry to hear this Faye - will be keeping up the pressure for workplaces to follow the gu… https://t.co/eH0TuHi3E5'With the generosity of those living in Greater Manchester, and the support of its business community, we may be ab… https://t.co/cWoxcMhQp5
Retweeted by Andy Burnham
4/1
2020
I honestly can’t recommend this highly enough. Wonderful. And there was me thinking how hard it was to have a meeti… https://t.co/vnJGI0ulLiSpurs say 550 non-playing staff will take 20% pay cut for next 2 months & use govt’s furlough job retention scheme… https://t.co/W7RVjYyAYt
Retweeted by Andy BurnhamI've written to the Prime Minister, demanding that all public service workers are provided with necessary protectio… https://t.co/C6x7odPTdG
Retweeted by Andy Burnham @illiberalundems @DisruptivePoltx @theRealRayThomp @campbellclaret @mrsayitlikeitis Untrue. Deal was signed in 2011 by Lansley. @SteveMaddison7 You can email the.mayor@greatermanchester-ca.gov.uk & we will look into it.We’ve set up and an emergency drop off point for supplies to support the @GMMayorsCharity appeal. Pls re tweet and… https://t.co/izIgqoNnsW
Retweeted by Andy BurnhamGOOD NEWS COMING IN: Ofcom have just rejected the request for @XSManchester to be rebranded as Capital XTRA. A mas… https://t.co/WztRHi46aZ
Retweeted by Andy BurnhamThat’s a very generous offer, thank you. I will pass it on to our procurement team who are looking at this. https://t.co/S73h62PaNtWe’ve got many brilliant organisations in GM supporting people who are homeless & they are working wonders right no… https://t.co/AohmyNejEg
3/31
2020
@CollyhurstABC @mancmade @maverickstars1 @BlackFlashPromo Fantastic work - well done all! 👏👏👏 @erinlouisehunt @markinneswilli @Chris_Boardman Thanks for trying!We've launched #EmployGM in partnership with @greatermcr to bridge skills gaps in high-demand sectors, reduce redun… https://t.co/6oBpAwPQIf
Retweeted by Andy Burnham @markinneswilli I donate 15% of my salary every month so, yes, would be fine about that.Ending the culture of excessive pay at the top of public, private & charitable organisations. https://t.co/4c54cAlAo8 @katieatheart222 Can you DM me some more details? TaWouldn’t it be great if one of the things to come from this was a general recognition across society that we’ve bee… https://t.co/FbI6O3l6YEPanorama on BBC1 at 8.30 paying tribute to our #minimumwageheroes Long overdue recognition. Get it trending people.
Retweeted by Andy BurnhamWe're delighted to be a charity partner for @StreamGm! Created by @GM_culture, @Sacha & Manchester Mayor… https://t.co/W25yCgkTY3
Retweeted by Andy Burnham“The government are saying house all rough sleepers. If we can say that now, surely in normal times we can put a ro… https://t.co/KPKdX50Bes
Retweeted by Andy Burnham @AndyBurnhamGM please help us #shutthesites. You always have the backs of the working man. It’s like we have gone b… https://t.co/T5p1poSoYo
Retweeted by Andy BurnhamTruly sorry to hear this - condolences to everyone @lancscricket. David was a great servant to the club & to the ga… https://t.co/VTq10Aqu7UAfternoon All If your MP has not signed this letter arranged by @SDoughtyMP calling for @RishiSunak to act to supp… https://t.co/B3ytb9mcOz
Retweeted by Andy Burnham.@MustardTreeMCR are delivering their first food parcels to people in need across Greater Manchester! Each parcel… https://t.co/eqjgNQ2sep
Retweeted by Andy Burnham"We get to feed 400,000 children" @MarcusRashford tells @sallynugent on #BBCBreakfast all about his work with… https://t.co/rd6CSaEkEp
Retweeted by Andy BurnhamWell done to my fellow Golborne residents & woe betide anyone who parks in it. https://t.co/ZZmTISeBQkStay home. Save lives. Together #WeAreOneTeam https://t.co/iBoZLRWwQQ
Retweeted by Andy BurnhamLetter signed by 128 MPs cross party calling on the Business Secretary to clarify the guidance on non essential bus… https://t.co/XSQyMJKEEi
Retweeted by Andy BurnhamBBC Radio Manchester can reveal more than a thousand people have complained that their work place isn't safe from c… https://t.co/IXqLzbBFQH
Retweeted by Andy BurnhamUPDATE: Just checked the inbox. We have now received nearly 1,000 emails from people worried they are unsafe at wor… https://t.co/41mpvFArlc @stujones1982 Yes, it is.
3/30
2020
Remember the names of the first three Doctors who died protecting British people from the COVID-19 Amged el-Hawran… https://t.co/vesvg1tnvC
Retweeted by Andy Burnham @qanwarb @PeterCo62144797 The problem of today’s Left in one tweet. @PeterCo62144797 No it doesn’t & I’m not always right. But I’ve spent my life living Labour values, was proud to be… https://t.co/QdrKyb2nt0 @Harriet00404024 @drbobgill @BorisJohnson Understand what you’re saying & thanks for the support. And you. @PeterCo62144797 Not praising, thanking for the work being done. @PeterCo62144797 Given my life the Labour Party. Can’t tell you how offensive that is. But enjoy your Sunday night. @PeterCo62144797 It’s called common decency. The Left needs to rediscover it. @Harriet00404024 @drbobgill @BorisJohnson I am challenging them but trying to do it in the right way, given the circumstances. @Harriet00404024 @drbobgill Yes, but I have to work with the Government to get us through this. There will be a tim… https://t.co/RF0AQMTEsAThis week @StreamGm expect content and sets from DJ's @solardomusic @DJPAULETTE @mrgarethbrooks Bands… https://t.co/t2yxsaype9
Retweeted by Andy Burnham @Harriet00404024 @drbobgill Sorry Harriet, I am not an MP.And still getting lots of messages like this. If we’re in this for the long haul, @RishiSunak needs to take another… https://t.co/WJHOmIli1Z @JoMidge @SheffieldHosp @midgley_neil @NewOrleansOwl Thinking of you Joanna. Love to all the family.Exactly the right thing to highlight by @AndyBurnhamGM. In #Preston it has also been raised how employers may not… https://t.co/xAYWsDLIbr
Retweeted by Andy BurnhamStill getting lots of messages from people who say they are at risk of infection at work. We will be following up a… https://t.co/nLMbUsICCC @gray_jonathan @MENnewsdesk Can you email details to the.mayor@greatermanchester-ca.gov.uk? Will look into it. @trumpcityblue68 Can you email details to the.mayor@greatermanchester-ca.gov.uk? Will look into it. @ColdProofUK Thanks Eric, not being managed by GM but will feed that in. @TheDJohnsonR3AL It’s a great suggestion Denise. Have fed it in.In Greater Manchester we pull together in times of need and especially reach out to those who need it. We also know… https://t.co/KrzeQF1Z11
Retweeted by Andy BurnhamHere’s something that, very soon, is going to be brightening up your days - & helping us support those homeless at… https://t.co/eJeGrcTeeR @bosses_v @BBCNWT If you email more details to the.mayor@greatermanchester-ca.gov.uk, we will look into it.We are over-the-moon for 87-year-old grandfather Ewart, who is now safe and at home with his wife following the exc… https://t.co/j9GeuKqEu5
Retweeted by Andy Burnham @Johndowd18 I’m not an MP - it’s for the Opposition to do that. But I got more involved as I got more worried. Mayb… https://t.co/gxYt1us9Tg @mcfc__ste Can you email more details to the.mayor@greatermanchester-ca.gov.uk? Will look into it. @Johndowd18 I am challenging them John - have been doing that for the last two weeks - just trying to do it as cons… https://t.co/G4IlqImPEg @beegee0968 @RJ_Phoenix16 Fair enough, can see your point of view. Mine is that preserving a degree of political un… https://t.co/bHqbwXe2OJ @beegee0968 @RJ_Phoenix16 Because, in my experience of government, all ministers will be working flat out. We don’t… https://t.co/pVgQPZHmAn @Johndowd18 Look forward to it. My point is now’s not the time for the inquest. We all need the Govt to get a grip… https://t.co/1RT5fzzxyy @mightywhitesfc @Patrick88372473 @drbobgill I have no doubt that there’ll be a public inquiry at some point. But it… https://t.co/GXDqvVbrMXMy thanks to everyone involved, locally & nationally, in making this happen. https://t.co/64n6gUg7W2Our procurement teams are working around the clock to help get the PPE supplies we need across Greater Manchester.… https://t.co/PY23xajU0J
Retweeted by Andy Burnham @Patrick88372473 @drbobgill Yes, they do, & I’m trying to raise concerns. But there’s a fine line between doing tha… https://t.co/fSHPo7chrg @Covwolves @drbobgill Agree with you. Been calling for it & will continue to do so. @drbobgill All valid issues but the inquest needs to come later. Right now, we all need the Government to have its… https://t.co/uvX58qbUmP
Retweeted by Andy Burnham @coyknorth @samwass Cheers Gordon. TV production not my strong point! @drbobgill All valid issues but the inquest needs to come later. Right now, we all need the Government to have its… https://t.co/uvX58qbUmPGreat to hear @AndyBurnhamGM recognising the social care workforce on @daily_politics this morning 👏 The passion, c… https://t.co/Ay0DMtwhr1
Retweeted by Andy BurnhamThanks so much again to a group of wonderful volunteers from @MSVHousing who are currently helping to move rough sl… https://t.co/HTcDCwjFov
Retweeted by Andy BurnhamMayor of Greater Manchester Andy Burnham says companies are "nowhere near observing" distancing rules. https://t.co/JztayKRDe8
Retweeted by Andy Burnham @AnnSmit91342529 @MayorofGM Don’t worry Ann, I think it’s coming. There was a problem getting people’s details but… https://t.co/Q0lJOXUwy6
3/29
2020
@AidanFar OK, will speak to @gmpolice. Thanks for alerting me. @Stephenswanick1 If you send details to the.mayor@greatermanchester-ca.gov.uk, we’ll look into it for you. @Sacha_Lord @AndyBurnhamGM https://t.co/JV4RfwwZmc
Retweeted by Andy Burnham @cheshire_lawn As long as it is alone & not in the house, I don’t think you should. Sounds OK to me. 👍 @Swinno1976 @slowreadersclub Let me answer that for you - Jericho, no question.Trust me, this is brilliant. @slowreadersclub https://t.co/Fq1djzScHD @janekin24 @MailOnline Stopping the spread of this virus has got to be our primary concern right now. If businesses… https://t.co/6SGGws9YHu
3/28
2020

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