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Novelist, sometimes painter. White Hot Silence, the sequel to Firefly is out now. Find out more here - https://t.co/wlQ5DAd9BX

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Retweeted by Henry Porter The Convention.Project Fear. Enjoy your chlorinated chicken dinner you complete Brexit tossers 😡 https://t.co/h03VEwduVP
Retweeted by Henry Porter The Convention.It's the American Virus now, big boy. https://t.co/wmVfZTgNIG
Retweeted by Henry Porter The Convention.Good to remember on NHS anniversary that after 13 weeks of treatment this poor man's wife has such massive hospita… https://t.co/TkLvhdm0KQVery good point. https://t.co/kLqTxsSf5HThis is just fantastic Everyone who voted Tory needs to see it https://t.co/pLUT2cjVrW #ClapForTheNHS
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7/6
2020
A further 27,000 excess deaths are 'likely' between now and next April under the current approach, warns former gov… https://t.co/5Aa7ufcQzj
Retweeted by Henry Porter The Convention.In which I write about miscarriage in lockdown. https://t.co/eHHRbWYkcc
Retweeted by Henry Porter The Convention.A good editorial which I have only just read. Facebook and democracy: real and present danger | Editorial https://t.co/p72jumMoAlA Roman 'ribbon glass cup', probably made Italy in about 25 BC-50 AD: https://t.co/LHCjE6WiIy https://t.co/nxAB7qRx3a
Retweeted by Henry Porter The Convention.As I am Bulgarian, I am watching Bulgarian news every day. To tell you the truth, the Bulgarian authorities are rea… https://t.co/wPZKaCErtB
Retweeted by Henry Porter The Convention."Latino and African-American residents of the US have been three times as likely to become infected as their white… https://t.co/rbXQM3pDgEThe tens of thousands of deaths caused by the government's delay in locking down were due, not just to negligence,… https://t.co/4wYflDfLRp
Retweeted by Henry Porter The Convention.Just listened to recording of R4 ‘More or Less” program One thing clear to me - Brexit mindset is cause of how bad… https://t.co/tQYsCw0I3J
Retweeted by Henry Porter The Convention.Whatever you do don’t retweet this.... https://t.co/XVFmKeWGVn
Retweeted by Henry Porter The Convention.Brexiters, this is why if the industries that the UK has lost over the years come back, you will all be impoverishe… https://t.co/0qfefiD7AR
Retweeted by Henry Porter The Convention.It doesn’t even cross the minds of the people around @BorisJohnson that rule rules they make for us also apply to t… https://t.co/U3aX06nR22
Retweeted by Henry Porter The Convention.https://t.co/taZaNQrVzLWhat the press calls the "meltdown" in #Georgia (and in the #Wisconsin and #Kentucky primaries) was very much a dre… https://t.co/clqzACAK2o
Retweeted by Henry Porter The Convention.Meet Benin's zero waste farmer inspiring an agricultural movement - CNN https://t.co/NHDApnPfdFThe Highest Office via @airmailweekly https://t.co/q98iTrohI1https://t.co/PV0gWovOxo
Retweeted by Henry Porter The Convention.NHS bosses have accused the chancellor, Rishi Sunak, of breaking a pledge to give the health service ‘whatever it n… https://t.co/DOkfx3yA25
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7/5
2020
This picture taken as we prepared to carry my brothers’ body down to the undertaker several hours after he died alo… https://t.co/egJdtgKNdu
Retweeted by Henry Porter The Convention.Priti Patel's 'shameful' bid to deport a girl at risk of FGM. Judge said, “It is difficult to think of a more serio… https://t.co/UvCGr1nQmb
Retweeted by Henry Porter The Convention.As people return to crowded pubs, don't forget that Wetherspoons were given a £48million COVID grant. The entire A… https://t.co/FUYRYM728I
Retweeted by Henry Porter The Convention.These newly released SAGE documents from 29 March, show that SAGE’S Reasonable Worst Case scenario had a maximum of… https://t.co/obbkeAJGoU
Retweeted by Henry Porter The Convention.The last chance to save us from an increasingly likely No-Deal Brexit has now slipped by Negotiations are being r… https://t.co/lgi5D0XcmC
Retweeted by Henry Porter The Convention.Do not listen. This is shit advice. I have nothing to do with this. In the wise words of my wife. “What has chan… https://t.co/YhOlc8rKP4
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7/4
2020
In 2019, he government’s conservation ( a ridiculous misnomer) watchdog Natural England issued licences to destroy… https://t.co/2JuF1TH0CqTime for the looted Parthenon sculptures to be returned to Athens. https://t.co/2iKQzMgZN2Les deux mers ne se mélangent pas, un peu comme de l'eau et de l'huile. Une sorte de barrière, appelée « front » se… https://t.co/YRiV0QVMX9
Retweeted by Henry Porter The Convention.Beto O'Rourke: "[Texas Lt. Gov] Dan Patrick and his death cult that he's trying to lead here in Texas ... when he s… https://t.co/DPfsszo2T4
Retweeted by Henry Porter The Convention. @mrjamesob thank you for continually speaking the truth with such clarity. You do a really important job. This coun… https://t.co/XchWshw3uL
Retweeted by Henry Porter The Convention.We’re fighting two wars - the virus and stupidity. https://t.co/jbrWsxdBoLThe top 3 countries in the world reporting the most caes from Covid-19 are: 1. USA (2,769,334) 2. Brazil (1,448… https://t.co/qLmt4kJab6
Retweeted by Henry Porter The Convention. @LBesnon @JamesMelville @noamchomskyT So it's basically Twitter's Nobel @AJ_1878 @JamesMelville Thanks. @AJ_1878 @JamesMelville Hides or screen out. I may have misunderstood @AJ_1878 @JamesMelville So, not a good thing?57 https://t.co/w3w654Ym5d @JamesMelville Congrats. I have never understood why this is important. A sort of MBE from Twitter, which is nice to have?Boris Johnson's re-announcements of old pledges and commitments are simply not enough. Britain needs a Back to Wor… https://t.co/vBERGf77J6
Retweeted by Henry Porter The Convention.The UK is on the brink of the biggest jobs crisis in decades, with more than 12,000 jobs gone in the last three day… https://t.co/nLPtch7Glk
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Retweeted by Henry Porter The Convention.This is how to plant a tree . We used a milk packet to reduce pollution 1.Ensure the soil is moist and massage it… https://t.co/Qd3BIginlD
Retweeted by Henry Porter The Convention.Trump: "Ghislaine Maxwell? I think she was one of Epstein's girlfriends. Never met her." https://t.co/hqoW1ddehh
Retweeted by Henry Porter The Convention.Coming later today #SAGEGATE - @NafeezAhmed’s forensic investigation into newly released documents that show how Do… https://t.co/q8G1fQNcIU
Retweeted by Henry Porter The Convention.Coronavirus peaking again in US—superb graphics: https://t.co/5LwYGSmfHB
Retweeted by Henry Porter The Convention.One of these women has protected a man who's been accused of sexual assault by 24 women. The other is Ghislaine Max… https://t.co/p8eXdXNXLm
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7/3
2020
Yesterday there were as many Covid-19 deaths recorded in the UK as in the entire European Union. https://t.co/XjT4LB6pf5
Retweeted by Henry Porter The Convention.One more piece of evidence that children do spread the disease - worth listening to @ashishkjha, wonder if the expe… https://t.co/1BPQ7a7P99
Retweeted by Henry Porter The Convention.All our interventions are crowdfunded through this page. If you want to see more of them, please chip in here - tha… https://t.co/s6Fo250G0Y
Retweeted by Henry Porter The Convention.Good to remember how many people this government has killed. https://t.co/fB6PdsrHeSPS/ And my favorite: https://t.co/4g9552Q75g
Retweeted by Henry Porter The Convention.Please retweet if you think that all Twitter account identities should be totally public with no anonymity or avata… https://t.co/HaWtMWvwpj
Retweeted by Henry Porter The Convention.Fox News has a lot to answer for. https://t.co/HVPFik07EDBoris Johnson said the government sent four new mobile testing units to Leicester 'shortly' after 8 June.… https://t.co/SoDSd4Z5Wv
Retweeted by Henry Porter The Convention. @DavidHeadViews @Rebeccamead_NYC @NewYorker A bit harsh, I think. The piece is really funny and, well, Middlemarch… https://t.co/Uim40kr8oE“We’ve had extraordinary incompetence because of the way they’ve tried to run it” @jnpowell1 tells @Peston that D… https://t.co/6SoZ9crSKr
Retweeted by Henry Porter The Convention.Excellent piece from @Rebeccamead_NYC –  "The Brontë Society. “They have very contentious meetings,” she said, with… https://t.co/W3GP29hypFThis is exactly why you don't put netting on your lawn. Just untangled this adult male green woodpecker from a nei… https://t.co/SwCDFMoh4X
Retweeted by Henry Porter The Convention.#BrexitReality American academic pours cold water on the idea that #Brexit means taking back control. On the cont… https://t.co/UuzTYXnua6
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7/2
2020
It will come as no surprise to anyone to learn that the Prime Minister may have misled the house over the sharing o… https://t.co/xTrYRc7dAE
Retweeted by Henry Porter The Convention.MIRROR: Our lost heroes #TomorrowsPapersToday https://t.co/0fAH52Vqgi
Retweeted by Henry Porter The Convention.Thank you so much. Seriously. https://t.co/bziVDFvkBL
Retweeted by Henry Porter The Convention.This Lincoln Project ad gives Trump a taste of his own medicine. Brilliant. https://t.co/GBTRVu5B72 via @YouTube
Retweeted by Henry Porter The Convention.George Eustace is an idiot. I would stock up now I were you. Not panic buying; just a little more each week. Fuck… https://t.co/gfpo14FjM5Extremely important story on the @DHSCgovuk refusal to publish local COVID case numbers. People can’t be responsi… https://t.co/H7mzUxNZSu
Retweeted by Henry Porter The Convention.Govt Minister says UK has a high death rate because London is an 'international city'. People who died in care ho… https://t.co/IvEm7X97YE
Retweeted by Henry Porter The Convention.A far better candidate than Biden. He has energy, leadership and a directness that Biden hasn't got. Also, he's mad… https://t.co/8rGCcvbq2h@.NYGovCuomo makes an announcement from New York City https://t.co/KEqKHlNT6A
Retweeted by Henry Porter The Convention.Boris Johnson says ‘build, build, build’. Ok Boris. How about you reopen the -760 Youth Centres -1,100 Sure Starts… https://t.co/ToZK4lZAUc
Retweeted by Henry Porter The Convention.Just going back to Alan Sugar speaking from Florida. "Six weeks out of this lockdown, who's dead? I'm not...I'm al… https://t.co/qaaLKDzmJG‘I’m a fan of CHICKENSHED_UK and I know their work,’ says Johnson at #PMQs. Maybe that is the case but I’ve been re… https://t.co/aKUZvcrbh4
Retweeted by Henry Porter The Convention.The problem with “Whack-a-Mole” to Covid is that, if Boris Johnson understood the game, the mole pops up somewhere… https://t.co/4HWdnC5VL1
Retweeted by Henry Porter The Convention.Project Elephant Director : Investigate & Penalize the Ruthless Murder of a Pregnant Elephant!! - Sign the Petition… https://t.co/o8vHSevCAU
Retweeted by Henry Porter The Convention.Beautiful performance of my 'Love divine' (now celebrating its 20th birthday!)🙏 https://t.co/9YxRACV5VD
Retweeted by Henry Porter The Convention.Who will be the first Brexit politician to admit publicly that the vote for Brexit automatically gave the mighty EU… https://t.co/sIj20vPGBV
Retweeted by Henry Porter The Convention.Another stellar investigation from @opendemocracyru. Lifts the lid on secretive deals cut by elite insiders in an i… https://t.co/43vaMlcb8X
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7/1
2020
@tom7p @Jackson_Carlaw I agree, no figures are great in the UK But –  Scottish numbers: 30 June 2020 10 new confirm… https://t.co/wQ3DjDU5ihFlu virus with 'pandemic potential' found in China https://t.co/fcTmu5DhWC
Retweeted by Henry Porter The Convention.Ken Clarke tells Shelagh Fogarty Brexit an "absolute disaster" and insists "it's certainly going to damage our economy."
Retweeted by Henry Porter The Convention.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 Henry Porter The Convention.Trophy hunters love to hack off elephant body parts as gruesome ‘souvenirs’ - ears, trunks, feet, even GENITALIA...… https://t.co/BeKO8oA5l4
Retweeted by Henry Porter The Convention.NEW with @AndyBounds, @sarahnev & @Laura_K_Hughes: The UK government’s published numbers of new cases at local aut… https://t.co/9vFWVldLe9
Retweeted by Henry Porter The Convention.Excellent piece. The global Covid-19 crisis isn't close to over | Adam Tooze https://t.co/nDBVBZBSZMOne good sign. Third of advertisers may boycott Facebook in hate speech revolt https://t.co/Voin1ugMq9https://t.co/5jqyXnoPuM
Retweeted by Henry Porter The Convention.Theresa May is FUMING... the former PM goes for Michael Gove https://t.co/FWnTxY1zwO
Retweeted by Henry Porter The Convention.Howard Goodall writes choral tribute to health workers who died of coronavirus https://t.co/WcyBLOYNDC @Jackson_Carlaw I have every sympathy with the Scottish government which has handled the pandemic so much better th… https://t.co/cDPUMzHTL1
6/30
2020
@gavinesler @HenryCPorter Also Sir Ivan Rogers - one of the first casualties of Brexit
Retweeted by Henry Porter The Convention.Help slow the spread of #COVID19 and identify at risk cases sooner by self-reporting your symptoms daily, even if y… https://t.co/a33TY1rQXWAnd I am not the only one - the distinguished Jonathan Powell says this. https://t.co/LuGPKyEAvJ He is a man who t… https://t.co/7FjEZlgsb1Cummings v the civil service: This looks very much like a rolling coup. Time to resist? Sounds overstated but it is… https://t.co/Ycv8ccjbej
Retweeted by Henry Porter The Convention.I have read Gove's speech. As a UK outsider may I make 2 observations. (1) He invokes FDR. Not a mention that at th… https://t.co/K3cED67341
Retweeted by Henry Porter The Convention.What do Sir Kim Darroch, Sir Mark Sedwill and Sir Simon McDonald have in common? They were three top British civil… https://t.co/BmzkOVPM7e
Retweeted by Henry Porter The Convention.Every day that Donald Trump sits in the Oval Office, he proves just how unfit he is to lead our nation.
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6/29
2020

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