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Ian Lavery MP @IanLaveryMP Wonderful Wansbeck

Proud to be the Labour MP for Wansbeck🌹

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Joined Twitter 5/18/11


If I had kids of school age they most definitely definitely unreservedly would not be going to school tomorrow. I support the @NEUnionPlease consider following. It’s good craic I promise ✊️ https://t.co/CLr0iGL9jiWell, I’ve listened to the politicos, experts and commentators on @SophyRidgeSky @AndrewMarr9 I’ve read the Sund… https://t.co/oSZM1aKZfL
5/31
2020
A must watch https://t.co/MrB5OczhBx
Retweeted by Ian Lavery MPBoris Johnson Must Learn Lessons From George Floyd's Death | HuffPost UK https://t.co/0PeI21s4DoStatement from members of the Socialist Campaign Group of Labour MPs in solidarity with the family, friends and com… https://t.co/2UBmp6MVU7
Retweeted by Ian Lavery MPWhat a week for our country: a govt with no moral compass. Workers face the sack as furlough winds down; Cummings d… https://t.co/KCYV5mxgoQ
Retweeted by Ian Lavery MPSo, the ‘R’ number is dangerously high in the North. SAGE scientists & experts warn GVT about early relaxation of… https://t.co/WW6NFeZU3v
5/30
2020
Here in the UK we must show solidarity with the family, friends and community of #GeorgeFloyd in Minneapolis - we c… https://t.co/J6ZBpdZU3f
Retweeted by Ian Lavery MPIt’s time to pay up !! Those remarkable key workers deserve much more than a Thursday clap. Proper wages terms and… https://t.co/YA9h7OS440This is about democracy. This is about right and wrong. We can't stay silent. I can't stay silent. We can't let th… https://t.co/aGtTRF0Ssi
Retweeted by Ian Lavery MP#Solidarity with Striking Medical Couriers involved in the TDL Redundancies Dispute 🚛🏍 https://t.co/2qBnjsGOPH
Retweeted by Ian Lavery MPWorth a watch ! https://t.co/ZfWDnfL0unThis is brutal ! It really is. #BlackLivesMatters #JusticeForGeorgeFloyd https://t.co/XFB0UiZFxmSilence is golden. Isn’t it ?.
5/28
2020
My first thoughts on seeing this was very very humorous. Second thoughts 😱 how very very dangerous. Mr Cummings b… https://t.co/3RG6se4CyZ
5/27
2020
Join us on Facebook Live on Wednesday to explore the current state of work and how we campaign for their future of… https://t.co/BqWP477Ozh
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5/26
2020
If I was totally unsure about my ability to drive I most deffo deffo wouldn’t test drive with my kids in the car 🚗It’ll be humiliating for @BorisJohnson if “ Dom” sacks him live on TV.Like every citizen in our wonderful country I’m totally bemused at the current position. I’m stir crazy Thinkin… https://t.co/kJBEwhC6En
5/25
2020
I have written to the Prime Minister this afternoon. His defence of the indefensible shows there is one rule for… https://t.co/c7xAwwzzeZ
5/24
2020
Cummings should have no opportunity to resign. Like my great comrade Dennis Skinner used to say, He should be “ b… https://t.co/DgumMZ5O23❌ There can be no return to austerity and privatisation. 🚩 Now is the time for clear red thinking on how Wales, an… https://t.co/UDPSIgVUTm
Retweeted by Ian Lavery MPWe need to talk about making workplaces safe. 🟠 4 in 5 think returning will put family at risk 🟠 Almost 95% ar… https://t.co/JjzpEFBhUc
Retweeted by Ian Lavery MPLet’s “take back control “ “ get this done “ We’re all watching you ⁦@BorisJohnson⁩ Coronavirus: Calls for Domi… https://t.co/rHwBI1EwZLI first joined a trade union as a young worker in insecure & low-paid work, because I knew that if I wanted better… https://t.co/JQWwwJUXim
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5/23
2020
Just do as your told !! While we carry on with our little experiment. 👊🤷‍♂️ https://t.co/GO2manuW7FBeautiful explanation by the most powerful man on the planet. Errrrrrrm https://t.co/Dff6bXlnp0
5/22
2020
Once again fantastic response from our community in support of all key workers. #ClapForOurKeyWorkershttps://t.co/pVyWCa7ApoOur new report has exposed the scandal of privatisation in the NHS supply chain. 👇 ❌ Every item of PPE goes through… https://t.co/JHJ3bvVxS4
Retweeted by Ian Lavery MPInstead of heaping praise on @BorisJohnson for his huge U Turn should we not be asking the @Conservatives why the s… https://t.co/XevTJrkbtqBillionaires own the media, and it’s destroying democracy https://t.co/HtBecLJCk2
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5/21
2020
Looking at the courageous overseas staff working tirelessly on the frontline risking their own lives caring for our… https://t.co/yIWZXJAigBThe Socialist Campaign Group of Labour MPs was delighted to hear from @NEUnion Joint General Secretary @cyclingkevhttps://t.co/9yqv2fJ0gR
Retweeted by Ian Lavery MPThe vital role of foster families is being highlighted during this year’s Foster Care Fortnight – and more carers a… https://t.co/cDG0MxP3d9
Retweeted by Ian Lavery MPBLOG UPDATE: Our latest guest blog comes from @PaulaBarkerMP, the MP for the constituency of Liverpool Wavertree  –… https://t.co/XbBzWkrg6u
Retweeted by Ian Lavery MPInfection rate of #Covid_19 in the North East is one of the highest in UK. For the government to propose reopening… https://t.co/9gaukus1e0
Retweeted by Ian Lavery MPCongratulations and best wishes to my good friend @anneliese_midge excellent at @unitetheunion will be an asset to… https://t.co/0WHqbMsFKFI support the cancellation of this years Labour Party conference. I support the NEU in demanding a guaranteed safe… https://t.co/3nsvDRRENyThe #NUFC 1st team may be waiting for their #FACup run to resume but a side wearing their black-&-white stripes has… https://t.co/peRwEYT0mz
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5/20
2020
This breaks my heart. Coronavirus: Hundreds of learning disability deaths in just eight weeks, new data shows | T… https://t.co/1zwV9TJBqHI’m hoping some Gvt expert statistician might read this tweet and explain why - The two fantastic regions Yorkshi… https://t.co/8LOhNkK60MCivil servants across the UK are working flat out during this crisis,their efforts deserve praise and fair pay!thei… https://t.co/RhyE9auWfk
5/19
2020
Please take a moment and share this quick action to ask your MP to keep our NHS out of the Trade Bill which is comi… https://t.co/1lMx95DdBk
Retweeted by Ian Lavery MPThe Immigration Bill brands carers, nurses & keyworkers who keep our society running as “low-skilled”; provides no… https://t.co/ZmQ1jyhrtO
Retweeted by Ian Lavery MPJoin us tonight. It’s a don’t miss event. https://t.co/i9DAO4AunpIt's cynical hypocrisy to clap for our key workers on Thursday and then vote their rights away on Monday. The Immi… https://t.co/QOiIlufIrY
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5/18
2020
It’s essential that we have a united left with vision and direction. Reclaiming Labour’s heartlands will deliver a… https://t.co/8ntNjO6WJi
5/17
2020
Alan that’s absolute class comrade. https://t.co/b2vzjBNgNUI accept individuals have different views and opinions on schools reopening. Both sides should watch this. I migh… https://t.co/9LQiY7HLQISolidarity and best wishes to a dedicated compassionate & principled socialist. ⁦@jonlansman⁩ https://t.co/hTNGonceJfVery interesting analysis. https://t.co/tsPfyV6Mv5“ just wash your hands and take it on the chin “ Hasn’t really worked that well has it @BorisJohnson Take it on… https://t.co/oNnHD0P928Today British Airways put out details of thousands of cabin crew redundancies. For some lucky enough to be reemplo… https://t.co/xOajWnHnNj
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5/16
2020
Stop bashing our treasured teaching staff. Well said Shami 👍 https://t.co/Bv9hkm2j1j
5/15
2020
Un Labour ?The entire membership should be confident in a transparent unfettered unbiased investigation. Unfortunately they’r… https://t.co/b9K5NuBrsahttps://t.co/pth4MlUBnOMe with Ed Tudor Pole a few years back at @Ashington_FC. Mad man but we’re now good mates 👀. My heed is a lot small… https://t.co/aHEx57BIhZ
Retweeted by Ian Lavery MPKeep going. Everyone a shining example 🌟✨ #clapforkeyworkers https://t.co/ONtfu85uYoHere's my question in the virtual House of Lords last night on the government's Guidance for return to work. The an… https://t.co/TDE55zBTPm
Retweeted by Ian Lavery MPFollowing our launch we're starting a digital tour of the UK to listen to Labour Members about how we rebuild in wo… https://t.co/TiZjK8DDT9
Retweeted by Ian Lavery MPThis is an exciting project. Please join @jon_trickett @LauraSmithCrewe and I in helping to build it and increase t… https://t.co/liMBVFf9Hm
5/14
2020
Thanks @IanLaveryMP for raising the sad case of our Moy Park @UniteunionNI member who died of #COVID19 - he is righ… https://t.co/zRK7oFDOzY
Retweeted by Ian Lavery MPEveryone should expect to return home safely after a days work @IanLaveryMP
Retweeted by Ian Lavery MPI was pleased to be able to take part in the Transport Statement yesterday, though disappointed to be cut short as… https://t.co/DaRQ1FJ3kD
5/13
2020
The extension of the furlough scheme to October will be a huge relief for so many. This would NEVER have happened w… https://t.co/oc6zF7Q5xr
Retweeted by Ian Lavery MPThere’s many people throughout our communities who are struggling to access food during the #Coronavirus pandemic.… https://t.co/l9lLvmf49I
Retweeted by Ian Lavery MPIf the furlough scheme is reduced to 60% as has been signalled, this will mean the statutory wage floor has never b… https://t.co/3FHenAhop3
Retweeted by Ian Lavery MPFantastic work by @broxtowelabour Please support if you can ✊️ https://t.co/vRNNnUlrBS
5/12
2020
Please RT this so every worker sees it The TUC have produced an easy to use form to report safety issues immediate… https://t.co/q2IPRuJOqG
Retweeted by Ian Lavery MPTake the time to read my article on @UKLabour reconnection with its heartlands. 👇👇👇 https://t.co/evzTehGSZ9Bang on-it’s definitely all about class-especially when we know the health and lives of the poorest will pay the pr… https://t.co/vZKUqQNTmY
Retweeted by Ian Lavery MPLast night’s statement by the Prime Minister was a thinly veiled declaration of class war. Wherever trade unions… https://t.co/fXytrlxRET
Retweeted by Ian Lavery MPThrough the years, the labour movement has fought for legislation which regulates & restricts the risks to which wo… https://t.co/r2K4wZ2Xiq
Retweeted by Ian Lavery MPRT if you stand by the National Education Union and their #FiveTests strategy which demands that schools only reope… https://t.co/fzZNd1JxUo
Retweeted by Ian Lavery MPFor the record I would certainly support Trade Unions who express concerns about COVID 19 related safety and health… https://t.co/mv06SOxofm
5/11
2020
Following the PMs address to the Nation tonight I have released the following statement. https://t.co/6zTRVo2lYK
5/10
2020
Very happy to mark #VEDay75 this morning at a much reduced service in Ashington. Those who went before us defeated… https://t.co/321WsQaZoc
5/8
2020
Keep up the support for our keyworkers. Key workers aren’t just for a crisis, they’re forever. #ClapforourNHShttps://t.co/j69WqcKCMvA new Survation poll for Unite the union shows overwhelming public support for economic changes post-crisis, includ… https://t.co/ryCEybU0qb
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5/7
2020
This discussion on international death comparisons sickens me to the core. Apples and pears for f sake these are d… https://t.co/N973iV6mm2PPE shortages and shoddy workers rights are a national scandal. This isn't unique to me. The real story is poverty… https://t.co/npVqWoQK9j
Retweeted by Ian Lavery MP.@LauraSmithCrewe ‘Lets bottle Jane & send her off around the Country’ - #JaneOnTour
Retweeted by Ian Lavery MP.@LauraSmithCrewe our movement can create huge things for our country.@jazi68 says CLP’s should keep shouting louder and give their membership a purpose.If the NEC can pick a new General Secretary by Zoom why shouldn’t CLP’s be able to meet using itWhy should people who joined the party because of @jeremycorbyn stay? @IanLaveryMP This is the time we need to stay… https://t.co/yYpOdeje3P.@jon_trickett now talking about his grandad. Told him about Unions when he was 8. Take that cane there lad snap it… https://t.co/jEDb9um1WUHow do we ensure we include & represent working class people & communities in every area? @IanLaveryMP we cannot co… https://t.co/CZeNaD4pF7If working people stood together and realised the power they had we could be in a different situation.@LauraSmithCrewe Working class = one pay check away from dofficulties. Those who sell their labour and rely on it.Rang every Trade union leader in the NE the first week after lockdown. All had seen an increase in TU membership. T… https://t.co/70P1C9TVsSThe people we are now our clapping for on a Thursday are working class heroes. We should never forget the contribut… https://t.co/CYTF1EVcPEWho do we define as the working class now? @IanLaveryMP The whole issue is about class. Working class means simply… https://t.co/b1KEqfTuQMHow do we get more working class representatives across the party and to reconnect? @jon_trickett Need to embed com… https://t.co/fwOACcdz8RAnd we’re on to questionsFantastic effort from @broxtowelabour. We need these hubs in every community across the country. Practical examples… https://t.co/ARz8Bh3UU7Delivered food parcels to over 1000 people in the past few weeks. Tackling the problems with the government scheme… https://t.co/8DXbhPqkRP.@jazi68 now giving a practical example of what Labour can do in communities. Used as a hub for the party but also… https://t.co/xsKhKzyEc8
5/6
2020

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