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Liberal Democrat. Remainer now supporting EEA/EFTA. Support and cherish the NHS

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Joined Twitter 4/8/09


@SakuraNoSeirei @enya_evans @esbagshaw And the reality is the passage of time is what matters. Labour never apologi… https://t.co/HhA0P5lgYw @SakuraNoSeirei @enya_evans @esbagshaw It wasnt about lines it was about the passage of time. Its incredible to bel… https://t.co/pkzqAjWayPThis speech appears to be in breach of the Trades Descriptions Act. The PM’s New Deal works out at around £75 a hea… https://t.co/n9mrKsFgIR
Retweeted by Glostermeteor 🔶 @BertZZ_ @TrueAnonyman @enya_evans @esbagshaw Which is why I am leaning Layla. But I still think going on and on ap… https://t.co/WBGRxfuXW9 @BertZZ_ @enya_evans @esbagshaw No. Jo didnt do that. Jo tried to apologise for coalition and the number 1 rule of… https://t.co/tPByzVk2Gz @enya_evans @esbagshaw Probably by pointing out all the other things we got through and all the things we blocked the Tories from doing.Boris Johnson's ambitions are utterly unsuited to the huge economic disaster heading our way. He's proposing to bu… https://t.co/gtH1PGSJLj
Retweeted by Glostermeteor 🔶 @theydonorient @Peston @BorisJohnson Why do Boris' fans expect everything to be positive? The point of the media is… https://t.co/ebWI76XywE @hnjsamuels Shes unfortunately framed it badly. And I think misjudged the selectorate. There are many LDs who are v… https://t.co/5t1SKEwLvB @stephenkb @JamesRBliss @JonnyR_Labour Hes very good which is why I was gutted we didnt do better in 2017. The othe… https://t.co/GJ7HeZzmuY @stephenkb @JonnyR_Labour Hes from partys left but v much calls himself a liberal. And that is @LaylaMoran issue at… https://t.co/hbhByFhnLHIf you’re in Leicester & you think you’ve got Covid-19 you’re still allowed to drive to Durham with your family, right?
Retweeted by Glostermeteor 🔶 @ian4downton Mays problem was she did a lot to hide her more honourable motivations and she hid them wellboris johnson is playing a blinder by announcing a massive investment spree that doesn’t actually involve any inves… https://t.co/XPdKLbQ1cm
Retweeted by Glostermeteor 🔶Reminder. Boris Johnson is taking the Tory parliamentary party for granted. This is no problem for Dominic Cummings… https://t.co/yKGHNnWYOg
Retweeted by Glostermeteor 🔶 @CaitlinRose52 Number 1 rule of politics is dont apologise for anything. Voters never buy it anyway. Only way to mo… https://t.co/TMs8fq4ZRs @DavidJamesHomer @BorisJohnson Yet. Their lead over Labour has massively dropped in the last month. I wouldnt be at… https://t.co/tq6LUj1HEm @DavidJamesHomer @BorisJohnson Sure but either way the Tories will get the blame for both. If anything the Tories b… https://t.co/mSih1gvFs3 @DavidJamesHomer @BorisJohnson Not necessarily. They cause very different problems. Covid19 hasnt disrupted supply… https://t.co/dRUX0dJIkl @jonathan_howse @bsazzled @WarwickLabour @Keir_Starmer Well thats the problem with Trots is they hate the Labour Party tooQuite. Why spend £billions on schools when you can give it to Chris Grayling to waste on privatising probation, bot… https://t.co/dJOAq4izYx
Retweeted by Glostermeteor 🔶 @Nolegtostandon @theousherwood @LBC Or seek childcare"Defund the police" is currently trending in the UK. Between 2010-2019 police forces in the UK killed 22 people, i… https://t.co/vqHjvO68QO
Retweeted by Glostermeteor 🔶This FDR-style “spending blitz” is: - equivalent of 0.2% of GDP - isn’t actually new money - comes after Tories an… https://t.co/PsFhAKoigk
Retweeted by Glostermeteor 🔶Brexiters, this is FAR more important to the UK economy than bloody fishing. https://t.co/lkZp7h9UgS
Retweeted by Glostermeteor 🔶Laurence Fox, man who expresses himself freely in his paid column in the Spectator and as a regular contributor on… https://t.co/sPk5S1amh0
Retweeted by Glostermeteor 🔶Leicester Mayor describes how he still hasn't been told what the boundary is for regional lockdown: https://t.co/GHA3JVimy2
Retweeted by Glostermeteor 🔶 @bsazzled @jonathan_howse @WarwickLabour @Keir_Starmer Which is even more deluded. Abolishing the Police basically… https://t.co/snJwAYtaIc
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Britain needs a comprehensive deal with the EU with extensive regulatory harmonisation. #Brexit
Retweeted by Glostermeteor 🔶 @Samfr Because its muslims @richprice16 @Redcountessa @WarwickLabour @Keir_Starmer Its also not applicable to the UK which has already seen it… https://t.co/Icy2lnYjwd @richprice16 @Redcountessa @WarwickLabour @Keir_Starmer Yep. If they dont mean defund then dont say defund. @joepike @MattHancock Sounds like now is time to switch to a job classified as 'key worker' if you want your children to get an education.Police racism in Britain is absolutely a problem. But militarisation or over-funding are not. Call for better soci… https://t.co/tOO0UmrbwQ
Retweeted by Glostermeteor 🔶 @Shout4Change @WarwickLabour @Keir_Starmer Defunding the Police is nonsense in the UK, because its taking a US slog… https://t.co/lWCzrtPmTX @chrisrumfitt Yep. Its totally inapplicable to UK. In US its referring to the demilitarisation of Police. US Police… https://t.co/MEY72eOEgG @Shout4Change @WarwickLabour @Keir_Starmer So defundthepolice isnt defunding the police? If you cant tell what it i… https://t.co/cdMOI4Vf5aDearest Pam has been a Lib Dem stalwart for years and is an absolutely lovely lady. A superb liberal campaigner in… https://t.co/WGQTi48a1U
Retweeted by Glostermeteor 🔶 @ukblm What expansion? The Tories slashed the Police by 25%. This isnt America. @SpecAlt @guardiannews Yes you can, because those who get the vaccine will get immunity, and those who dont get it… https://t.co/NLgq9WdfQw @sarahjolney1 and @timfarron have both been speaking for us today on the Business and Planning Bill. As we open up… https://t.co/eO9luW5AlJ
Retweeted by Glostermeteor 🔶 @SpecAlt @guardiannews Why is this a bad thing? Just means it will be the anti vaxxers that die out. Darwinism at i… https://t.co/6DlWibI2py @dommyboy79 @PoliticoTeacher @GoodwinMJ I agree with you on PR, it is badly needed to actually make votes count @dommyboy79 @PoliticoTeacher @GoodwinMJ I suspect what will happen is they will force him to return to right wing s… https://t.co/Q0EWEmOD5i @dommyboy79 @PoliticoTeacher @GoodwinMJ I will give it 6 months to a year. Once they have their hard right brexit t… https://t.co/i2VY7wby3p @dommyboy79 @PoliticoTeacher @GoodwinMJ The donors however wont give him slack, who are all rich millionaires and o… https://t.co/mBKOY7enmF @Miranda05260842 @WarwickLabour @Keir_Starmer I dont agree with that. I am just pointing out there have been no gre… https://t.co/uyM8E8ci8V @SmokinKones @DondieCox @SholaMos1 'I don't need you to whitesplain black lives matters' err Im mixed race @SmokinKones No, thats achieved by reform. That is entirely different argument to defunding the Police and one that… https://t.co/rUkY95gkY4 @Miranda05260842 @WarwickLabour @Keir_Starmer Yep, if you want to defund the Police you just have to vote Tory, the… https://t.co/GltnVe7K2N @SmokinKones @DondieCox @SholaMos1 It is an idiotic demand on the UK side. @SholaMos1 @Me To the general public there is no distinction @SholaMos1 @Alexa_Kantor Because defunding Police makes zero sense here in the UK. It is not at all like US where P… https://t.co/V1EK5e4cR9 @andreajenkyns @cmackinlay @lrobertsonTewks @ladylilo2 That'll give Barnier a few giggles @WarwickLabour @Keir_Starmer It IS complete nonsense here in the UK, whose Police force has already been defunded b… https://t.co/be64SKHuDN @MissPaget @matthud59 @paulwaugh You could always wear a space helmet, no visibility issues there and Im sure it wo… https://t.co/0ToC25hDNR @MissPaget @matthud59 @paulwaugh Not sure how it differs in terms of protection but it would help deaf people certainly @matthud59 @paulwaugh Depends on the age. Older children its not so much of an issue, younger children it is becaus… https://t.co/BPVZACSUgp @QuintinLake Chilli Sauce @matthud59 @paulwaugh Its one of the arguments for some against the BurkhaYesterday I nominated my colleague and friend @LaylaMoran to become the next leader of the @LibDems. I believe… https://t.co/Dj6qRn3bA9
Retweeted by Glostermeteor 🔶 @Anthony15596022 @brighton_alan @GoodwinMJ Yep. Crispin Odey. So anti establishment he went to Oxford and is marrie… https://t.co/NZ6ZIqe3dm @LargeAdultSun @EamonnHennessy @BeatriceLibDem @EdwardJDavey Lol Put it this way all my Right Wing friends think Im… https://t.co/mqf4ZayR9y @LargeAdultSun @EamonnHennessy @BeatriceLibDem @EdwardJDavey But social values are totally different and often conf… https://t.co/Lv6E1gH4tQ @LargeAdultSun @EamonnHennessy @BeatriceLibDem @EdwardJDavey Imo left and right are old terms to describe a narrow… https://t.co/XdhWkJes5I @LargeAdultSun @EamonnHennessy @BeatriceLibDem @EdwardJDavey E.g. I am a liberal, I support nationalised railways,… https://t.co/OIzeQAAYYk @LargeAdultSun @EamonnHennessy @BeatriceLibDem @EdwardJDavey That only answers a very narrow set of questions espec… https://t.co/CDqyuCV00F @BorisJohnson And how much have you spent on Brexit? Tory priorities....Thanks so much to Kieran for this thoughtful video where he reflects on what I’ve said about the positioning of the… https://t.co/z9iiSFQbLV
Retweeted by Glostermeteor 🔶 @ian4downton I dont want either as a Paymaster hence why Im not a Tory nor a Union member @brighton_alan @Anthony15596022 @GoodwinMJ @BorisJohnson @Jacob_Rees_Mogg Brexiteers are in charge, have control of… https://t.co/KBKVomZBz6 @brighton_alan @Anthony15596022 @GoodwinMJ What a load of nonsense. Civil Service simply carries out the govts wish… https://t.co/O3f6C40KpFBut let's be real: why would you have to obtain a gender recognition certificate *before* becoming a predator? The… https://t.co/EYOnlJrZJR
Retweeted by Glostermeteor 🔶 @AyoCaesar Exactly thisAllowing trans people to more easily update the gender on their birth certificates has zero impact on me as a cisge… https://t.co/l3fjHcdd1R
Retweeted by Glostermeteor 🔶 @brighton_alan @Anthony15596022 @GoodwinMJ Its true. Who is in govt? Its certainly not Remainers. Brexiters have be… https://t.co/4ts5Dkxb0X @HYUFD1 @sabinenamba @JohnRentoul @philipjcowley @BorisJohnson Are they? Johnson is a social liberal. Its literally… https://t.co/hLUJiLBT1M @etonmessuk @AaronBastani @JohnRentoul @philipjcowley @GoodwinMJ Until the economic issues hit them directly. @GoodwinMJ Apart from the fact that the Tories are funded by all those groups @KateEMcCann Everything does, Chinese, Curry....I've navigated change and challenges before, and I can do it again as Leader of the Lib Dems. I have a radical, lib… https://t.co/32W6AFFhy9
Retweeted by Glostermeteor 🔶 @kingjobbie @slide_totheleft @justthevax @joncstone The difference is they are in prison for crimes. And yes some o… https://t.co/0qV5sgOCjc @kingjobbie @slide_totheleft @justthevax @joncstone Because A) its not very efficient and B) yes criminality is a f… https://t.co/O7lAetowJZ @Madz_Grant @TelePolitics Or the people going nuts with conspiracies are so far right that they see everyone else as 'left' @DavidHenigUK And this is precisely why the London jobs market is dominated by Private industry far more than outside it. @DavidHenigUK Also many of these ideas hv already been implemented. e.g. Moving the machinery of state outside of L… https://t.co/nY7HaTA0H2 @DavidHenigUK Its just politicians being politicians. Trying to sound like they are fizzing with new ideas when the… https://t.co/YAjAshd4IyAlso not new in UK politics - Government ignoring previous discussions and starting from scratch - Big talk not ma… https://t.co/A9OUYvjtwc
Retweeted by Glostermeteor 🔶Things that are not new in UK politics: - Moving civil servants from London - Labour voters being out of line with… https://t.co/qtwybO2W2x
Retweeted by Glostermeteor 🔶 @TelePolitics @Madz_Grant The Right really is going stir crazy in lockdown. Conspiracy theorists of the world unite. The woke elite???? lol5 years ago today, 30 British holidaymakers were horrifically SLAUGHTERED on a Tunisian beach. No remembrace. Compl… https://t.co/aatH8Yc0Sk
Retweeted by Glostermeteor 🔶 @kingjobbie @slide_totheleft @justthevax @joncstone Because they arent all the same kind of criminals, and many of… https://t.co/L9W63Op7eB @brighton_alan @Anthony15596022 @GoodwinMJ Brexit IS the establishment now @al_hereford @SharonHawthorn1 We do. Mass strikes mass resignations.Appointing Civil Servants on the basis of their political beliefs is just about as far as you can go in undermining… https://t.co/Yxgpuno9dN
Retweeted by Glostermeteor 🔶 @kingjobbie @joncstone Thats your opinion sure but the reality of a free country is that its not up to you to dicta… https://t.co/bXQgVch9ti @kingjobbie @slide_totheleft @justthevax @joncstone Errrr because prisons house criminals? @kingjobbie @slide_totheleft @justthevax @joncstone Generally no. Unless you want a Saudi Arabia type society why s… https://t.co/kCI9uybHpF @kingjobbie @joncstone They have fervent strong conviction over something they have absolutely no evidence of one way or the other @kingjobbie @joncstone Im not splitting hairs. I am pointing out that not every issue is binary, and the example yo… https://t.co/UVHXyu3txN
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