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Conservative peer. Chairman, Urban Design London. Views my own. Retweets not endorsements. Generally I don’t reply to anonymous accounts.

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So is the UK, it seems. https://t.co/rrHH5iq9HP
10/28
2020
Tous ceux qui s’indignent du traitement réservé selon eux aux musulmans devraient réviser leur histoire de France :… https://t.co/YXFHOanUOJ
Retweeted by Lord Moylan“There’s something both distasteful and revealing about a bunch of Cambridge undergraduates threatening the livelih… https://t.co/Q82XzA2p1B
Retweeted by Lord Moylan @newpaulhearn Thank you for prompting me to check my assumptions on this. Very instructive. /end @newpaulhearn Quick research suggests the Lazarus referred to was not Lazarus raised from the dead, but Lazarus in… https://t.co/BLsUHIIkvQThis chart basically explains the past 5 years on Twitter & is reminder no. 6279 of why Twitter is its own little b… https://t.co/3QwYEhs7yz
Retweeted by Lord Moylan @newpaulhearn You may be right on the derivation. As to Plague recovery rates, I had assumed they would be close… https://t.co/sryTt8F86O @RobertAtkinso14 @oflynnsocial I’m sure Biden will get excellent healthcare if he wins, in and after office. @newpaulhearn I think from Lazarus, who was raised from the dead. Recovery rates from the Plague could be surpris… https://t.co/eQYirpLjX1And they’re locking people up in camps. https://t.co/UhdQBMZXyUHow long before dreary @SadiqKhan starts calling for London to be moved up to Tier 3? @CraigGrannell @CharlesTannock This is a silly comment about a binary referendum.Great news for Britain’s towns. Seven towns share £180m levelling up projects cash | Construction Enquirer News https://t.co/hbtyzPoh7o @CharlesTannock It is absolutely true that Leavers expected the losing side to accept the result of a democratic vo… https://t.co/FxigQnEfBoFascinating look at Britain's "progressive left" 13% of population middle-aged & well-off Guardian + Channel 4 pri… https://t.co/2dfxeCPOkx
Retweeted by Lord MoylanQuarantine camps: another mediaeval plague management technique. (They called them lazaretti.) https://t.co/ucgvinvqprMakes it even better. https://t.co/5j3z2WRFMm @westlondonlad1 Unpredictable in predictable ways. The Dems are unknowably unpredictable now. @CemKemahli The DLR was built for driverless trains and there is a train captain aboard every train. The estimate… https://t.co/iYnaupTIyT @oflynnsocial Biden, if he wins, will be removed from office by his own side, won’t he?So true. The Democrats are now the risky, unpredictable party. https://t.co/KxG154m2gINot so shy Trumpers. https://t.co/3K9MMNttEsRe my earlier thread on the Irish govt pressing the European Commission & UK to allow NI exporters to continue bene… https://t.co/bM2JugkX7z
Retweeted by Lord MoylanTrump in one term has been a far more effective agent for radical change than Obama in two. https://t.co/uARYH3IMnSVery satisfactory. https://t.co/Ul2JQbhM8LWhat do US voters make of this? It’s far from the only example. https://t.co/o5kQOS6z20
10/27
2020
This is going round UK Brexit twitter, but numbers don't look right to me. In 2018 the ONS has UK exports of good… https://t.co/P051A9X2Zn
Retweeted by Lord MoylanI have argued with UK Brexiteers at length since 2016, but no one abuses like UK Remainers. It's constant and impre… https://t.co/y7XabmWEWT
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10/26
2020
@DavidLetts63 @rambojambo9 @AliAliAfro @KeohaneDan Is there an optimal level of exports? @CharlesTannock @JoeBiden @HonTonyAbbott I see. Well I still hadn’t heard of him and the word CANZUK has never passed my lips. @CharlesTannock @JoeBiden In fact most of those organsations are decades old, have achieved little and have no plan… https://t.co/N3qnvZ3y2s @CharlesTannock @JoeBiden The idea that we need Trump or this man in NZ I have never heard of in order to be a norm… https://t.co/p1rsmri9I1 @CharlesTannock @JoeBiden There are 193 countries in the UN. Only 27 have chosen to merge their sovereignty within… https://t.co/mIRzpUCDH9The Sunday Times read on “how elderly paid price of protecting NHS from Covid-19” talks about a decision/triage too… https://t.co/Mwu0Ili2Qb
Retweeted by Lord Moylan @AS332L The Memorial to the Victims of Fascism - changing of the guard. @WelyczkoAdrian Always? What books have you been reading? @rambojambo9 @AliAliAfro @KeohaneDan 5th largest economy in the world. You hate that, don’t you? @KeohaneDan There are lessons from every aspect of history, Dan. The 2nd World War is neuralgic for anti-Brexiteers… https://t.co/rLcQNoewgY @DaveHartwell1 Curious why you think that.Genuinely surprised how much fury a simple mention of the Second World War stirs up amongst ardent anti-Brexiteers.… https://t.co/P2O46Z6pu8Great article. Great interactive. graphic. https://t.co/mSeMbrRnIT @hiltonholloway @ken4london ramped the @TfL bus deficit up to £600m pa. @BorisJohnson got it down to £450m pa, main… https://t.co/14PNvyKQyW @AliAliAfro @KeohaneDan We are a very attractive ally, in terms of economic heft and military and intelligence capa… https://t.co/5rMZDspYOM @CrackerJax123 That’s all right. A trade deal with the US shouldn’t be a priority for the UK. It would, like most t… https://t.co/bVlNYYaH3e @MeurigRogers Ah, yes, Churchill, who wrote more history books, and learnt more from them, than you or I may have read. @wylyejames When speaking historically we do, I admit, tend to look backwards. You? @GerardAraud Some parallels are parallels one can be proud of. That’s not absurd.This is what Halifax said in 1940: we’ll be alone. But we weren’t. https://t.co/9hMPGmvIN6Just had to pay £15 to drive into London on a Sunday for lunch. Great thinking by @MayorofLondon and I'm sure this… https://t.co/unGCGWCzyx
Retweeted by Lord Moylan @MatthewOToole2 @KeohaneDan Fwiw I think article is very wide of the mark. No one in this No 10 cares much about wh… https://t.co/39KZpOEQR7
Retweeted by Lord MoylanMore Drakefordian cruelty. https://t.co/Ld8R6TLlox
Retweeted by Lord Moylan @CharlesTannock @BorisJohnson @JoeBiden Where will that leave the EU on Nordstrom, Iran, China, defence spending a… https://t.co/6rHBT3hm1FGood point. The wholly fictitious claim about a Russia conspiracy will be a stain on Democrats and the US establish… https://t.co/ETlg2XMrhxOr is this a question that should be asked of No 11 rather than No 10? https://t.co/oWMxAghAqx @ByronEdwards9 @BorisJohnson We signed the “oven-ready” deal in January. This is a different deal. Keep up.Sir Edward Lister was my mentor in local government. Eddie ensured that I was able to make the most of my time as ⁦… https://t.co/q750krx3Yi
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10/25
2020
More errors of EU diplomacy. These people will believe anything rather than believe that ⁦@BorisJohnson⁩ means what… https://t.co/vMBFLjsL4TThe case for a new coronavirus strategy is now indisputable. For @Telegraph, Janet Daley writes: "Government scie… https://t.co/541OKWV4OX
Retweeted by Lord Moylan @UltanStephenson @blue2win @KeohaneDan @DavidGHFrost I didn’t say he was extemporising. I said I thought he was wrong.Incredibly silly. Almost at Monty Python levels. https://t.co/L872pwQQZ3
Retweeted by Lord Moylan @ElenaAdaal @AnnaJerzewska January's UK-Irish governments New Decade New Approach deal to restore the Northern Irel… https://t.co/9Y9JVbYxpY
Retweeted by Lord Moylan @ejwwest @GeorgePeretzQC And the other difference - important on the scale of proportionality of hysteria - is that… https://t.co/hSnTfqzByz @ejwwest @GeorgePeretzQC Yes, but it’s possible - even easy - to believe that Brandon Lewis was wrong. On how many… https://t.co/6OFJ421SOO @GeorgePeretzQC My Tweet quoting Lord Judge was meant to be a reply to this. Sorry. @GeorgePeretzQC A great deal hinges on Lord Judge’s claim that the rule of law is “indivisible”. I think that is co… https://t.co/0PlOQRD08f @mpgb2 @GeorgePeretzQC Then you have a very flawed conception of the history, scope and nature of international law.That settles it then. https://t.co/C42aLvjWqeThis is what Sir @Keir_Starmer wants to see happen in all of England. https://t.co/8Wfx1FkFJR @SalterRj @GeorgePeretzQC Healthy scepticism about govts is to be commended. But so is healthy scepticism about pro… https://t.co/ZYPfFvXJUG @markchopharris No, they say it’s the rule of law. And like the Law of the Medes and the Persians it can never be changed. @NicholasCoulso1 Not at all. The best “retaliation” is to welcome them in with as little hassle as possible, so tha… https://t.co/l7SVyJTtD3 @danielmgmoylan Agreed. We need to increase our efficiency, shorten the waiting times at our airports (for everyone… https://t.co/N3RfFNiC99
Retweeted by Lord Moylan @AdamMGrant Of course causality is exactly what statistics denies. The death of causality started with Galileo.At every step on Brexit, the EU, heavily dependent in parts on British tourists, shoots itself in the foot, this ti… https://t.co/rgUL15a5ml @JMPSimor Glad you agree.English people should be grateful to Mark Drakeford and his Welsh Soviet Socialist Republic for showing them what a… https://t.co/Jb8nG0Ir54
Retweeted by Lord Moylan“Gloucestershire police said on Friday they would patrol the border to make sure people in Wales did not cross to b… https://t.co/gHUsKcwfYl
Retweeted by Lord Moylan @UltanStephenson @blue2win @KeohaneDan @DavidGHFrost Well if you agree that in those circumstances we would and sho… https://t.co/u2FeD1nQv0 @KeohaneDan @UltanStephenson @blue2win @DavidGHFrost Points of EU law (which of course would be the essence of any… https://t.co/Rg5hUmWAPy @Muinchille @KeohaneDan @dgmoore75 @blue2win @DavidGHFrost You make No Deal sound so attractive. And I’m a Brexit… https://t.co/EFpGguK3FS @GeorgePeretzQC All that may be true and still not matter very much. I’m curious why it provokes legal emotions clo… https://t.co/E2DElI9Nve @GeorgePeretzQC There is no such list. And, if there were, it would be an empty set. @UltanStephenson @blue2win @KeohaneDan @DavidGHFrost Ah, invoke the dispute resolution procedure and allow the matt… https://t.co/zHpNdVqYcC @UltanStephenson @blue2win @KeohaneDan @DavidGHFrost No there aren’t. The “alternative arrangements” run through th… https://t.co/3mwMyEJTTK @KeohaneDan @dgmoore75 @blue2win @DavidGHFrost Since when were these negotiations operating on the basis of “trust”… https://t.co/YCHd7CnuWJ @blue2win @KeohaneDan @DavidGHFrost Ducked. I’m disappointed in you. Your trust in Mama EU is touching. @sleuthsome The NHS can handle a slow wave. @AlisdairLiddle True that economies recover (eventually). True that everyone dies (inevitably). @blue2win @KeohaneDan @DavidGHFrost But just to stay on the question in hand, you do agree that in the (however unl… https://t.co/rdmqTBkyIUA wave and a ripple. And mortality rates of those in ICU have fallen from 40% to 15% (and thanks to doctors and nur… https://t.co/rMGinDEdUs @blue2win @KeohaneDan @DavidGHFrost That said, I’m not sure every UK govt would rapidly pass such an Act. I could w… https://t.co/mb47PhTI9x @blue2win @KeohaneDan @DavidGHFrost Of course you’re right it would be a physical impossibility but it would still… https://t.co/URCHlZWabC @KeohaneDan @dgmoore75 @cathyby I’m afraid you’re missing my point, Dan. But if you’re right, what’s to stop the EU… https://t.co/f5z5kzjGrB @KeohaneDan @DavidGHFrost says the threat was made and I have heard corroboration from another Cabinet Minister inv… https://t.co/pAwziD37uZ @KeohaneDan @dgmoore75 @cathyby No, Dan, this is the precise legal position as the EU sees it. A withdrawal of 3rd… https://t.co/cIapUMCkpr @KeohaneDan @dgmoore75 @cathyby The fact that the EU claims that it is in its power at any moment to make the expor… https://t.co/HgaWvTUeQw
10/24
2020
@RTS_Gamer321098 @Freight_NI @KeohaneDan They were never asked about the Protocol. @Freight_NI @KeohaneDan That is a very lenient account of what happened. And you ignore the fact that the question… https://t.co/WfQviQNp9N @Muinchille @timoconnorbl The key Diplock judgement was on the UN Convention on the Law of the Sea. He wasn’t as an… https://t.co/EGb3R2HT2g @eoinyk Someone has to have the keys. But if you want all the keys, let’s not have a deal.
10/23
2020

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