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Access to government-provided laptops cut at some schools, head teachers say https://t.co/6BFpT4av1b#marr this Sunday White House infectious diseases adviser Dr Anthony Fauci Northern Ireland Secretary Brandon Lewi… https://t.co/SugtrNCUXjConservative MP Ben Bradley defends "crack den" Twitter comments on free school meals and says they had been "total… https://t.co/lgUqw8TlINSchools may need to close to some year groups, former government adviser warns https://t.co/FRpd03jHNv
Retweeted by BBC PoliticsConservative MPs have faced "widespread abuse" over Labour MP Angela Rayner's 'scum' remark, says party's chairwoma… https://t.co/WYqnSYmZeFSheffield City Region's mayor calls on government to "define precisely what the exit criteria is" from tier 3, as S… https://t.co/yKxP2n67egScottish Greens aim to "catch" Labour in next year's election https://t.co/obsGhP4t7zCovid-19: South Yorkshire wakes up to tier 3 restrictions https://t.co/9tDJBRU746
Retweeted by BBC PoliticsFootballer @MarcusRashford has visited a new foodbank depot named after his mother, Melanie Maynard. He gave… https://t.co/nHs9knrcqy
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10/24
2020
On this weekend's #bbcaq pod, @chrismasonBBC is joined by @carolynharris24, @FionaHyslop, Lord King &… https://t.co/PS2nt4Mg15Wales enters 17-day 'firebreak' lockdown in effort to slow rise of Covid cases https://t.co/9oRwbuIZ7s https://t.co/2RMDUMo6I8
Retweeted by BBC PoliticsOn tonight’s #BBCAQ @chrismasonBBC will be joined by @carolynharris24 @Douglas4Moray @FionaHyslop and Lord Mervyn K… https://t.co/FA8Kk3821NCan Keir Starmer solve Labour's Scottish problem? Even Tories are worried about Labour's lack of support and what… https://t.co/4SXcna6gWgIt's a Lords-only week in Westminster, as MPs take a half-term break @DarcyTiP looks at the week ahead in Parliame… https://t.co/nvFC8JTzn6Stopping supermarkets selling non-essential goods during lockdown is about "fairness", Wales' First Minister Mark D… https://t.co/KsDrXfnMCr“We need a short, but deep firebreak period to interrupt the transmission of this virus” Welsh First Minister Mark… https://t.co/R3MtJuU0myBoris Johnson's "ambition" is for people to celebrate Christmas with their families, his spokesman says https://t.co/Q3PZ3zyOKNFrom 2021 a scheme in France will label household items for repairability to encourage more environmentally-friendl… https://t.co/Edsm2UR6xvEnter your postcode to find the number of confirmed cases near you https://t.co/lQFLhvhnYK https://t.co/rxFm93HQGH
Retweeted by BBC PoliticsBREAKING: @NicolaSturgeon sets out five-tier system 0 - closest to normality without vaccine 1 - indoor meetings,… https://t.co/bU8H0rCqdW
Retweeted by BBC PoliticsPeople told to isolate via NHS Covid-19 app alert will not be eligible for government support payment https://t.co/N06DBwj5kx
Retweeted by BBC PoliticsFM @NicolaSturgeon says testing will increase to include care home visitors, care at home workers and emergency hos… https://t.co/0Pbr4SJji5
Retweeted by BBC PoliticsFM @NicolaSturgeon says new tiered system will be debated at Holyrood after consultation, with vote on Tuesday, and… https://t.co/JKwF9e5ocn
Retweeted by BBC PoliticsScotland to enter new five-tier Covid alert system https://t.co/7DUqNY7ypr
Retweeted by BBC PoliticsCoronavirus infections continue to rise across the UK, Office for National Statistics data shows https://t.co/FCrOvswNfi
Retweeted by BBC PoliticsChildren's authors urge government to act over free school meals https://t.co/sMLux8hYqR https://t.co/fMigeE7EOP
Retweeted by BBC PoliticsChina warns UK not to offer citizenship to Hong Kong residents https://t.co/j8ExL69lYA
Retweeted by BBC Politics“Real leadership is about being realistic… Constantly telling us the crisis is going to be over soon hasn't really… https://t.co/8kZLr1j0NG
Retweeted by BBC PoliticsFootballer @MarcusRashford has visited a new foodbank depot named after his mother, Melanie Maynard. He gave… https://t.co/qJUQorjB7d
Retweeted by BBC Politics"The issue is what is the best way of getting support to families" Chief Secretary to the Treasury Stephen Barclay… https://t.co/2mRsaHuJ8n
Retweeted by BBC PoliticsJust waking up? Here’s what you missed #Debates2020 ⚡ “The final presidential debate between Trump and Biden” https://t.co/bFBKa89oBF
Retweeted by BBC Politics"Parties account for about 35% of our business" Dulcie Rowe is the owner of a play centre in London. She tells… https://t.co/Bv2DuLPPaE
Retweeted by BBC PoliticsTrump and Biden rowed over Covid, climate and racism during the final presidential debate ahead of the US election… https://t.co/Snwx9g0agg
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10/23
2020
Nearly one in ten staff were asked to work fraudulently while collecting furlough pay https://t.co/YktPIPljEn
Retweeted by BBC Politics“Real leadership is about being realistic… Constantly telling us the crisis is going to be over soon hasn't really… https://t.co/MMx7mEkmCd
Retweeted by BBC PoliticsGovernment plans community champion scheme to help "rebuild trust" and "reduce transmission" of Covid-19 within eth… https://t.co/QGbZqNHLDpAndy Burnham's impact on coronavirus debate shows success of new Northern mayors, says ex-Chancellor George Osborne https://t.co/DmC9ajY0O8Canary Islands, Mykonos, the Maldives and Denmark added to UK's safe travel list UK tourists will no longer need t… https://t.co/U533wlfcPD
Retweeted by BBC PoliticsLabour MP Dr Rosina Allin-Khan told to apologise for letter to constituents https://t.co/62LrjB3RDqEngland's Test and Trace system needs to improve to provide faster results, PM Boris Johnson concedes https://t.co/VBBGzxw79N
Retweeted by BBC Politics“I remain of the view that the possibility of wider spread use of vaccines isn’t going to be until spring of next y… https://t.co/YXNTkqoSnE
Retweeted by BBC PoliticsWill people have to celebrate Christmas digitally? asks @BBCLauraK The numbers are increasing, and "they're not go… https://t.co/8ZvnWKUnoD
Retweeted by BBC Politics“Our response to this lethal virus has been one of the greatest collective endeavours that this nation has seen” H… https://t.co/45wHyvV99t
Retweeted by BBC Politics“Unfortunately we’re seeing a rising rate of infection in Stoke-on-Trent, in Coventry and in Slough” Health Secret… https://t.co/kagSoeFTaGWe’ve separated the NHS into “green sites and blue sites” Health Secretary Matt Hancock on formation of Covid-free… https://t.co/hsKpQD9rV9“The evidence is showing us there aren’t physiological factors” says ex-Conservative adviser Anita Boateng after go… https://t.co/sNtj52EJFO“If you are going to cast an insult, do it properly" Former Labour deputy Tom Watson, who has penned a political n… https://t.co/fOEHmAXOQj“Jeremy and I personally always got on, he's very affable, he is very witty and urbane” says Tom Watson on his rela… https://t.co/W9VsQcPNXO“It is largely as a result of deprivation and people living in multi-generational households... If you are in that… https://t.co/MqTwGzcJiO"One of the saddest days of my life was talking to a child in my old constituency who described the feeling they ha… https://t.co/x7FP19XZ2U“As a general rule of thumb, don’t call people scum” says former Conservative adviser Anita Boateng 'after Angela R… https://t.co/mW8v49maXo"Sometimes it just fizzes over when you are in the chamber... I'm sure Angie regrets it” Former deputy Labour lead… https://t.co/T6nkaEXRzXPeople should "inform themselves" and research which Covid-19 rules apply in their area, minister for crime and pol… https://t.co/zivs4bMRtJ
Retweeted by BBC PoliticsIdea of a normal Christmas is a "fiction" and Scots should prepare for digital celebrations, country's national cli… https://t.co/7vVuWM7Bgc
Retweeted by BBC PoliticsChancellor Rishi Sunak reveals scheme to pay up to half of wages, as government increases support for businesses hi… https://t.co/6UYGX3ymFa
Retweeted by BBC Politics"We are doubling the next round of the self-employed income support [scheme] from 20% to 40% of people’s incomes. I… https://t.co/t53CDvIb4q"For months, we've urged the chancellor to get ahead of the looming unemployment crisis," says Labour's shadow chan… https://t.co/92F58wJfKtThe government will make it easier for businesses that can stay open “to keep staff on, rather than make them redun… https://t.co/bLx6IttpMXIt is clear that "open but struggling businesses require further support," says Chancellor Rishi Sunak He says the… https://t.co/CWyziOX7Z1EU chief negotiator Michel Barnier heads to UK as post-Brexit trade talks resume after a week-long standoff https://t.co/QLqAnErCSt“Hello? We’ve been under these restrictions for three months” Greater Manchester Mayor Andy Burnham says he was l… https://t.co/ImnTzfkyIf“Covid exposed a number of fault lines that were already there” Liverpool City Region Mayor Steve Rotheram says he… https://t.co/qxM32NKc9pYou can’t impose a lockdown "on terms dictated from 200 miles away” Greater Manchester Mayor Andy Burnham tells co… https://t.co/Wg9BGFOfKe
Retweeted by BBC PoliticsTransport for Wales rail franchise to be brought under Welsh Government control from next February https://t.co/XA1gfi8JpjConservative MP Caroline Ansell quits government job after voting for Labour proposal to extend free school meals o… https://t.co/hcovHgtNbYHow much money are areas under tier 3 coronavirus restrictions getting? https://t.co/xxJAM5XFf4
Retweeted by BBC Politics"It's such a shame to see it politicised" Louisa McGeehan from the Child Poverty Action Group tells #BBCBreakfast s… https://t.co/Y7wNGm8ODF
Retweeted by BBC Politics"We all have to grit our teeth and do our best to get through it" Minister for Crime and Policing Kit Malthouse MP… https://t.co/1E8dNd1fts
Retweeted by BBC Politics"There is plenty of information out there on the internet" Minister for Crime and Policing Kit Malthouse MP tells… https://t.co/5Ayy8CY71L
Retweeted by BBC PoliticsChancellor expected to increase Tier 2 jobs support https://t.co/OFXsVwjNDd
Retweeted by BBC PoliticsBrexit: UK to ban more EU citizens with criminal records https://t.co/W5EeXKi4j3
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10/22
2020
How have people in South Yorkshire reacted to tier 3 restrictions? Who is more likely to get "long Covid"? And ho… https://t.co/Q8yhoDt6kh
Retweeted by BBC PoliticsLabour's deputy leader Angela Rayner apologises after "scum" remark in Commons https://t.co/omvb4sWzFgUK "ready to welcome the EU team" to continue negotiations over post-Brexit trade deal, says No 10 https://t.co/Wz18DETsNA
Retweeted by BBC Politics➡️ Tier 3 for South Yorkshire from Saturday ➡️ Scotland hospitality curbs extended ➡️ Royal Mail parcel pick-ups H… https://t.co/l6OCN97h3t
Retweeted by BBC PoliticsIs there really no money for free school meals? https://t.co/Y30avQERbzWe've tried "to make sure we continue to put the vulnerable first" Work & Pensions Secretary Therese Coffey, endin… https://t.co/CciVRvIGErBrexit trade talks are back on - but what's changed? https://t.co/iHsNsTvmdZ"I would ask high profile campaigners on this issue to urge their social media followers... to put an equal amount… https://t.co/lgWXjMUikRUK 'ready to welcome EU' to continue trade talks https://t.co/PQUkqrTwJy“It’s a no-brainer" The Conservative chairman of the Education Committee, Robert Halfon, urges government to "keep… https://t.co/Ryiv1BuF11“While the provision of free school meals is closed, the gravy train is still open for business. £7,000 a day for c… https://t.co/7DNxDuSJF9“I’ve not got that many years left of me and I’m not going to be fastened in a house.” Here’s how one 83-year-ol… https://t.co/SGuDox5xXv
Retweeted by BBC PoliticsHome Office policy for removing migrants unlawful, court rules https://t.co/uoDrvjTSvq
Retweeted by BBC PoliticsDo all tier 3 area employees unable to work get 80% of their wages through the Job Support Scheme and Universal Cre… https://t.co/94eEVjN0LeAs we await word of Michel Barnier and David Frost's daily call .. Are talks back on? Mood music better today from… https://t.co/lf6a1hMVl8
Retweeted by BBC Politics"Our prime minister today... has lied" Sadiq Khan reacts after Boris Johnson told MPs that the London mayor had "e… https://t.co/jwKhOJnHYr"This appears to be an exercise in keeping the north and other tier 3 areas away from the rest of the country to en… https://t.co/5B6vIACrGs"Did the honorable lady just call me scum?" Conservative MP Chris Clarkson clashes with Labour's Angela Rayner as… https://t.co/7PP70qi6UU"We don't want to come with a begging bowl, however, if it is the case that [businesses] must close by law, it is o… https://t.co/yMRGXLRufAGovernment says it won’t change its policy for free school meals in England, despite Marcus Rashford’s campaign MP… https://t.co/tTj8EaguPrSpending Review dropped amid Covid uncertainty Chancellor Rishi Sunak will instead set out one-year review in Nove… https://t.co/UEV0nfTXoW"We didn't have the exact measures in place... for the challenge Covid-19 presented" Former head of Civil Service,… https://t.co/42INbIh4FV
Retweeted by BBC Politics“Children have been going hungry under a Labour government for years” says Conservative Paul Scully Ahead of a Com… https://t.co/HHgVfnZzoi"Today we have another great swathe of the North put into lockdown" Shadow health secretary Jonathan Ashworth asks… https://t.co/G3R47UWJF0"We need to act now to prevent the epidemic in South Yorkshire continuing to grow" Health minister Edward Argar co… https://t.co/wte9OzTlGo"He's killing Nottingham businesses" says Labour MP Lilian Greenwood, who asks if the government will give "the hel… https://t.co/iAJiklIYGu"When does [the PM] plan to do the right thing?" asks Lib Dem Daisy Cooper on the bid to extend free school meals o… https://t.co/QbFuFQ5z38Government rules are creating a barrier to family members managing the finances of severely disabled people. Will t… https://t.co/FZGYHV3QB5"This may be the last opportunity for the prime minister to put in place an effective circuit-break" Labour's Keir… https://t.co/g1qxDHM1N4
10/21
2020

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