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John Hughes @hughesjg Glasgow, UK

Theatre-going, event-attending, crime fiction-reading, @itvcorrie-loving, politics-following, insurance-selling and story-writing Wit, Raconteur and Gentleman!

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Joined Twitter 5/15/09


'Each of you is a World Changer. I know it. Your friends know it and your families know it. Now it's time for you t… https://t.co/iAds1VC4wa
Retweeted by John Hughes @gary8ken - Some good news, at last! https://t.co/ta4EOANEzr
7/3
2020
@nicolathorp_ Ludicrous response from @thetimesscot. Perfect reply from you.I found some space for you. https://t.co/yP6SDoYM8x https://t.co/5JOZ7j8ujJ
Retweeted by John HughesHey @thetimesscot...you gonna put up Hardeep’s photo too? Cause, ya know... HE’S THE DANGER TO WOMEN?! (Right now… https://t.co/7apQAw2HtX
Retweeted by John HughesPlease donate to @EquityUK #FLOA to help support actors / performers in financial need watch some fantastic monlolo… https://t.co/TKaZxLb0yZ
Retweeted by John Hughes @Beckieb1980 I have RTd and sent on to the main Blackpool shopping centre, Beckie. Hope she has success in Ber sear… https://t.co/IpzVdpb1RM @HoundshillSC - My friend's daughter is keen to find work in the town. I appreciate that times are challenging just… https://t.co/Xw5YvNW8sD
7/2
2020
The heartache continues for @RealJaneDanson @simongregson123 #BenPrice & #KateFord @itvcorrie with Oliver's Mum, Le… https://t.co/WCaDTozHhn
Retweeted by John Hughes @itvcorrie A lovely, light contrast to the "heavier" story tonight - something #Corrie does so well. @itvcorrie @itvhub @ITV @WeAreSTV I am running out of superlatives to describe @RealJaneDanson's work with this sto… https://t.co/NkHW3GTXNw @RealJaneDanson... Sublime work as #Leanne in @itvcorrie. Currently playing out a hugely challenging storyline. He… https://t.co/Ti2YVI2H3w @ShentonStage @rxtheatre Plymouth... Newcastle... Now the Royal Exchange? Tragic. Why is theatre not being supporte… https://t.co/8bvJ17zD2k @LondonTheatre1 The UK tour of 'Dial M for Murder', at @GlasgowKings (Theatre Royal), here in Glasgow. A terrific p… https://t.co/WgnvjhNl0a
7/1
2020
Is Nicola Sturgeon right to ask Covid hotspot travellers not to cross the border? Absolutely. With no deaths for a… https://t.co/mQuDTVlGh6
Retweeted by John HughesShe really must have the patience of a saint, that woman. https://t.co/K9OGd7T9cmLord Sugar relaxes at home, as filming on The Apprentice is put on hold... https://t.co/SvcJiRsPTcDon't let "dinner & a show" become a thing of the past. Help us save our beloved West End by spreading theword to… https://t.co/DifEOiKAvp
Retweeted by John Hughesyour media advisers, deserve to hear information on these programmes, and their journalists should have the opportu… https://t.co/NFzASYWVmnSimilarly, @BBCNewsnight and @Channel4News - two strong news programmes are lacking any engagement with the governm… https://t.co/q7Sf03hi2FThe blanket ban you have imposed on ministers appearing on the @ITV breakfast programme, which commands a substanti… https://t.co/IJZBp9htoGDear @BorisJohnson, As U.K. Prime Minister, it is your duty to be accountable to voters. It is also any government'… https://t.co/Ht6BV4sNagNEWS: Joe Allen launches a series of virtual cabaret evenings to raise money for theatrical charities… https://t.co/Aw9dMKh6Dt
Retweeted by John Hughes @kateford76 Here in Scotland, it's mandatory to wear a mask on buses/the underground, Kate. And rightly so. One can… https://t.co/U0pJ9ZKPvc
6/30
2020
I prefer them to Episodes VII, VIII and IX. #StarWarsPrequels https://t.co/DAvnDhOoOG @soapscoop Two of the finest actresses to ever grace the cobbles of 'Weatherfield'. This will be such a difficult s… https://t.co/b6hFl40L30A little something to make us all smile. @CrawfordMichael, you were - and are - brilliant! https://t.co/hUXe9wOJJr @markcharnock It's a nightmare! Five minutes walking along, and I can't see a thing! There must be some method of combatting it? @RealJaneDanson: Good morning, Jane. I've sent you a little DM, when you get a second... x @RealGeorgiaT: Good morning, #TrueStar! I've just sent you a little message on your Instagram, when you get a secon… https://t.co/78Rwq4A6UN @DWASonline: I think we know a few folk who might just be willing to bid... https://t.co/WkZhCdklWR
6/29
2020
@ClaraSellsBooks @WaterstonesGla P.S. As soon as I can, I'll pop out to your branch to say "Hello!". It'd be lovely to see you again. @ClaraSellsBooks All very best wishes for the full re-opening, Clara. It's wonderful to see the bookshops opening a… https://t.co/GxllG0jNi4 @WaterstonesGla O, how I have missed you! My favourite shop in Glasgow. Superb stock, friendly and helpful staff an… https://t.co/p9jjF9xzuf @Mazzledazzle - Some good news, for a change! Now, all we need is @JDonOfficial and @kylieminogue to visit their "g… https://t.co/eFTcPhfmF7
6/28
2020
@JuneWri80174251 - All being well, on your next visit, we'll catch a Saturday lunchtime visit! x https://t.co/88BPCZO5l7
6/27
2020
The Theatre Industry is dying, and it’s dying now. Not everyone likes theatre, but if you watch Film/TV this is goi… https://t.co/ojaG3VD7uS
Retweeted by John Hughes @RealGeorgiaT @sarker @C4Gogglebox @Channel4 @studiolambert I look forward to watching you both watching! 😊📺xLast chance today! £5 for both parts! #TheUnderstudy Supporting Acting for Others and other wonderful charities! https://t.co/5604VjLtiR
Retweeted by John Hughes11m tickets sold worldwide 83 shows 65 countries 11 years 1 big dream Happy Birthday @NTLive 🎉 You’ve grown u… https://t.co/C1zT8ZCZzf
Retweeted by John Hughes @kateford76, @RealGeorgiaT, @RealJaneDanson & @RobertBeck529, @APattiClare, @TheLouisEmerick, @connor9mcintyre and… https://t.co/deloafSrEW
6/26
2020
Dear @RishiSunak, The UK theatre industry is worth something like £32b - not millions, billions - to the UK economy… https://t.co/qXj4FkOGW5The account has now been suspended, Kate. Hopefully that's the last we'll see of her. @kateford76 - Hi. I've just been "followed" by @katefor91389397. Pretending to be you, using same profile pic. I've… https://t.co/YXe4x5PgbH
6/25
2020
Here’s a way to save our theatres! We can’t go see shows there — but let’s open them and their bars for business on… https://t.co/dyaZLt8gk5
Retweeted by John Hughes😢💔 #SaveUKTheatre https://t.co/JbeTLWn9bh @JuneWri80174251 - O, go on then...! x Coronation Street - Roy Makes a Dramatic Citizen's Arrest of Lewis Archer!… https://t.co/HoDyCTuETV @JuneWri80174251 - A bit more of your favourite? x Backstage - Lewis Returns 3/2/2012 https://t.co/jW062AVa1M via @YouTube @JuneWri80174251 - Enjoy! x Coronation Street - Lewis Archer First Appearance https://t.co/xdU73TDWSO via @YouTube
6/23
2020
@RuxPorojnicu - Lovely to see you back on our screens tonight, Ruxandra. Hope all okay with you? #Alina #TeamCorrie @itvcorrie: #HollyForCorrie, please. Terrific actress, who lights up the screen as 'Nicole Brodie' in @BBCScotlandhttps://t.co/L2rJUCgzKK @itvcorrie: The work of @RealJaneDanson as #Leanne never ceases to impress me. So brilliantly conveying the charact… https://t.co/tAljBEHvk6 @itvcorrie: Barbara Knox is wonderful, isn't she?HUGE COMPETITION ALERT!! Next week our Author of the Week interview is amazing @SabineDurrant. We have X 5 copies o… https://t.co/ywEb27A1XV
Retweeted by John Hughes @Holly_Jack @itvcorrie From what I've seen, you wouldn't want to be "related"! Makes 'Nicole' look like Mother Ther… https://t.co/vFG7muZ3dN @Holly_Jack - Hi, again. I noticed that @itvcorrie has introduced a new "bad girl" character, played by a Scottish… https://t.co/WwcBn3HhtY @Holly_Jack I'm certain your voice - and talent - would enhance any discussion or production, Holly. Taken care!
6/22
2020
@Holly_Jack: Might this be of interest? Hope all well with you! https://t.co/0rphpv4viU @Catrionaevans1: Might this be of interest? Hope all well with you! https://t.co/0rphpv4viU @RealGeorgiaT @DamonRochefort My favourite #Corrie writer. Damon always perfectly captures every character's traits… https://t.co/sKUYqgoW0P @piersmorgan and @susannareid100: Over to you... #GMB https://t.co/O13RJh0rrVDear @Helen_Whately, Consider your position. Sincerely, Everyone (@bbcpolitics @ChrisMasonBBC @StephenNolan @gmbhttps://t.co/tEWqJhkeEfDear @Helen_Whately I can categorically tell you that we wouldn’t have survived these past 12 weeks without those s… https://t.co/7od62xnrZi
Retweeted by John HughesDear @MattHancock, Do you think it’s right for Health Minister @Helen_Whately to insult 1,000s of student nurses w… https://t.co/YVbALC79Rr
Retweeted by John Hughes @HowardsWay1980s While I do, of course, wish Mr. Black the happiest of birthdays, 'Always There' was - how can I pu… https://t.co/Z8Zrot0OylHere is Health Minister Helen Whately’s response to concerns from a student nurse In it she says “student nurses a… https://t.co/QA3tJbUi1n
Retweeted by John HughesFree audiobook! Alice in Wonderland for NHS read by 165 pro storytellers and celebrities. Now Available to stream o… https://t.co/adY3L0efcU
Retweeted by John Hughes @louhannan And looking fantastic, too, Louisa!
6/21
2020
@OrvilleLloyd @itvcorrie @ITV @WeAreSTV In fairness, sir, the episodes currently being shown were filmed several mo… https://t.co/FCijCkZ9T0 @itvcorrie @ITV @WeAreSTV I know I'm biased, but #Corrie really does have the finest group of actors of any British… https://t.co/cwLhCPHKB6 @gary8ken - All together now: "This year I'm off to sunny Spain..." https://t.co/DbPo4AL4g2 @gary8ken - Soon, dear boy. Soon... 😋😀🍴🍔🍟 #WimpyBurger #RetroDining https://t.co/CVECMqxqXvToo much civil service work consists of circulating information that isn't relevant about subjects that don't matte… https://t.co/67oH7jYWyW
Retweeted by John Hughes @DWOnThisDay @GrahamBaird 1965? '64, surely?Have you wanted to become a 1st Aid for Mental Health Champion. Spot & help treat signs of poor mental health, with… https://t.co/LglHP9DM6A
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6/20
2020
Can’t she come here? https://t.co/kzNLC9j2ui
Retweeted by John HughesFinally!!! Today, after nearly three months, I am able to visit my dear Mum (as single-person households in Scotlan… https://t.co/jtvjBS2uoy
6/19
2020
.@JaneAustenHouse, where the author wrote all her novels, says it could be forced to close forever as all of its op… https://t.co/A7pUHSMtey
Retweeted by John HughesFreelancers in the media have been left homeless, using food banks and even suicidal after being unable to access g… https://t.co/7CE9ddI5yy
Retweeted by John Hughes @millyzero More than a passing resemblance to #Corrie's Samuel Robertson ('Adam Barlow')! @missmcollins @EquityUK Thank you, for the work you're doing to help those who are really struggling. Freelancers,… https://t.co/N8FhM3dSRs @missmcollins @EquityUK I'm not in the industry, Michelle, merely a humble theatregoer. But as one who loves the ex… https://t.co/VJfqFbBRLK @DebGreenwoodTV You still are! xIf, like me, you enjoy theatre and value its contribution to the cultural life of Britain - and believe that all th… https://t.co/X5cfC2RrbtTheatre - one the greatest joys in my life - is reliant on freelancers. The industry is suffering tremendously (som… https://t.co/NE4jxYO0XwJust catching up with today's news... #RIPDameVeraLynn x
6/18
2020
A very funny moment from the film version of 'Are you Being Served?' https://t.co/iZvXOiIPIL
Retweeted by John Hughes @MarkDal95608115 You will find plenty of support on here, Mark. Have a search for these topics, find the relevant c… https://t.co/tta4pdBH4S
6/17
2020
@KincaidDeclan Fab photo, sir - and I've no doubt some great memories, too. Right, I'm off to bed! Good to meet you… https://t.co/7B1GXBtXLf @bbceastenders In some ways, this would've been a perfect final scene for the show (had it ended "completely" this… https://t.co/434UI9pVeb @KincaidDeclan Very much so - #TeamCorrie through and through (and am flattered to be "followed" by a few of the ca… https://t.co/UlTZUYBOkr @KincaidDeclan @MarkDal95608115 @chelzeegirl @bbceastenders You just got one! @KincaidDeclan You too, sir! It was a really nice gesture to "follow" Mark, and says much about your character - al… https://t.co/PDZ4qZCmTN @KincaidDeclan @MarkDal95608115 @chelzeegirl @bbceastenders The thing is, Twitter - when used properly - can be a r… https://t.co/k9wa5kxv6p @KincaidDeclan @MarkDal95608115 @chelzeegirl @bbceastenders Make that 2!Fantastic work @MarcusRashford, making Manchester proud 👏 https://t.co/b3MfszHzxf
Retweeted by John HughesChildren in our region will benefit because of the actions of this remarkable role model ❤️ From Liverpool With L… https://t.co/oDw1valKlJ
Retweeted by John Hughes @loonylaura But when Ian talks... People listen!Delighted for my wonderful friend, @maryfordneal. Thrilled to see her work and talent be recognised. #Poetryhttps://t.co/qEiNBqJeO4 @maryfordneal Thrilled for you, Mary! x
6/16
2020

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