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Belle @IsabelleJMartin West Yorkshire

Tweets ordinaire #cinema #books #nature #photography #travel (mostly armchair) #geography #food #history #comedy #comedyonthradio #television

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Joined Twitter 7/20/17


@i_am_mill_i_am That E M Forster looks intriguing. Diary of a Nobody was the first book I got on my first kindle.
6/30
2020
@Danazawa @msloobylou It's just different people like different things isn't it? I'm about 50/50 on his plays. I like Talking Heads though.Daughter and I have just agreed our weekend viewing lineup: #MammaMiaHereWeGoAgain #DollyParton Here I Am… https://t.co/a8d3yrwnIS
6/27
2020
RIP BBC News - Reading stabbings: Tributes paid to teacher James Furlong https://t.co/3HpX2il5qj @AnneBillson Same @TheTaxcast Done. Keep up the good work! @AnneBillson My Dad also loved Tati and Mastermind. Sadly, he was convinced that his general knowledge wasn't up to… https://t.co/f2mLJDcZvw @FionaSturges Mine would have been remain, but I'm not sure at all how he would have reacted to subsequent events @Vanessa_Kisuule @greg_jenner Oh I do love this @moorehn @kokomored1 Have to say, my children rarely take time off from ransacking our town to go online, so maybe he's on to something... @FionaSturges My Dad died a few years before Brexit. I'd really love to know what he would have made of it all.
6/21
2020
At the end of 2019, more than 79 million people had been driven from their homes. Each and every one deserves prote… https://t.co/Ajo9L8vxaz
Retweeted by BelleToday is #worldrefugeeday All across the world millions are dreaming of returning home or having a home. 65.3m peop… https://t.co/R89Qb4KGfF
Retweeted by BelleReuters journalist @RihamKousa shares her story of escape from the Syrian war and experience with Germany's refugee… https://t.co/Uxs5cXP2ll
Retweeted by Belle @RealSardonicus Those smiles are perfection
6/20
2020
@KrimboSausage @Afrofilmviewer I don't know, the young people in my own family some of who are mixed race, are grow… https://t.co/vqYHZbWTMs @KrimboSausage @Afrofilmviewer I wouldn't be too cynical, it's all creating a more conducive environment for change… https://t.co/S223IdO36Q
6/19
2020
@apaulbullock Glad it's not just me! @apaulbullock You obviously spend less time than I do trying to peer inconspicuously into people's homes and gardens. Very admirable!Friction is for losers. https://t.co/g1YdgKbxlX
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6/14
2020
@PeterHoskinsTV There's a shop in my town that posts daily yeast updates. The news is still bad.There are over 2,000 types of fireflies in the world. And, for the record, they're not actually flies, they're beet… https://t.co/WAwQmy7TGD
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6/13
2020
This is the incredible research behind this series. Produced by the brilliant team at the Legacies of British Slave… https://t.co/VALRqMZemu
Retweeted by Belle#Bales2020FilmChallenge June 11 and 12 mashup: people wearing flip flops in Hawaii The Descendents (2011) https://t.co/uTSYIGbCSUWild and free. Bottlenose dolphin in the Moray Firth this afternoon. 🐬💙 https://t.co/8uLzkpKtJM
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6/12
2020
I was just informed that this statue of Columbo exists in Budapest https://t.co/tIFjQWokOJ
Retweeted by BelleWe can keep counting tigers until doomsday, but if we do not connect islanded tiger populations and keep forestry o… https://t.co/S3Dh5I7Fee
Retweeted by Belle @mtgillespie @Superted9000 @laurahazel4 @BenGoldsmith Well, I have lots of thoughts on how the lifting of the lockd… https://t.co/9cmXTj0RVi @mtgillespie @Superted9000 @laurahazel4 @BenGoldsmith Beaches and parks are open and people are allowed to travel t… https://t.co/qavgTAXI14 @Superted9000 @mtgillespie @laurahazel4 @BenGoldsmith I didn't criticise them! The lockdown was lifted and the pub… https://t.co/ACEKOymVQ7 @Superted9000 @mtgillespie @laurahazel4 @BenGoldsmith Vast majority of the protests were no different to how parks… https://t.co/YEHlPZy4kQshout out to the only good statue 💚 (Located at the University of Maryland) https://t.co/K0K3tCU9uD
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6/10
2020
@WhenIsBirths Or one of those electricity sub stations we were all irresistibly drawn to. Or the inside of a fridge.The emus are performing arcane summoning rituals in the backyard again. https://t.co/801aQ9OnQE
Retweeted by BelleNot long ago, “Black Lives Matter” was *also* a rallying cry for justice that politicians worried polled too poorly… https://t.co/3efz9YOKSM
Retweeted by BelleGeorge Michael https://t.co/I7nNlTwbSJ @carolinepennock Apparently preserving them in museums is tantamount to book burning too. What a time to be alive @FrenchHist @Stromae This. Also Belgian! https://t.co/n9RB6j52lj
6/9
2020
A statue of which Belgian should replace Leopold II in Brussels?
Retweeted by BelleFinns are known for their love of libraries – and in the summer also known for their love of outdoor grilling. So i… https://t.co/dBdGW58OAL
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6/7
2020
Inside the lives of modern-day hermits - Insider https://t.co/Gzd4Hlq3CJ @AnothermillennR It's at least 2 hours 30 minutes too long imho @mindysmelkinson @djoeclarke @BBCRadio4 Oh I think I might! Thanks Mindy @FrenchHist All those hours not playing violent video games gave them ideas... @djoeclarke @BBCRadio4 Now there's been an exodus to a certain other radio station I might give R4 another go. Some… https://t.co/flR59kOw9F
6/4
2020
I don't think I'd ever seen Charles Rennie Mackintosh's beautiful watercolours from his alcoholic retirement from a… https://t.co/q0DV56q1wE
Retweeted by BelleThe County review – one woman against the herd | Drama films | The Guardian I’d love to see the new #Icelandic film… https://t.co/8TC4J7pzAK
Retweeted by Belle @sh_ewa @YrsaSig @CollinsJacky @miriamvowen @graskeggur @lilja1972 Absolutely loved Woman at War so fully expecting to like this tooSeen the trailer. Looking forward to this https://t.co/o1OxO0OeMQ
5/31
2020
@almuckersie Beautiful 😍 @TomeLevi No. I'm in my forties and studied history to A Level (we did briefly cover the US civil rights movement,… https://t.co/Li6V76e6sM @crimescenevegas @Iwontcalmdown @JagM_85 @LadyDoth @SkyNews Some of the comments under this clip are mind boggling… https://t.co/gRg5DffWpGNot sure I posted this at the time, but it is beautiful anytime: "The Model" being played on Utrecht church bells i… https://t.co/UqmOqA1vn0
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5/30
2020
@DavidOpie I liked things about it, but was sorry not to love it as much as everyone else (although I did have a th… https://t.co/fKfkQl6MkR @DrMarkAldridge Saw this as a child and never forgotten the pipe scene. The rest is a little hazy though...
5/29
2020
Leave No Trace (2018) 1hr 48m [12] A father and daughter living in content isolation find their lives -- and bond -… https://t.co/Om84cQOejp
Retweeted by Belle @KitdeWaal Thanks to Only Fools, the family friendly version was plonker I thinkFans of ‘Dynasties’ ‘Blue Planet’ and ‘Planet Earth’ may be intrigued to know you can also watch every episode of t… https://t.co/sXHpihOPMl
Retweeted by BelleVery important! Pls share! https://t.co/n5HVuRPnn4
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5/28
2020
'Figs from another basket' smashes this one out of the park I think https://t.co/SBVh4KImW7People grew sick of #socialdistancing measures as they dragged on into the summer of 1918. When #WW1 finally ended… https://t.co/ObUhzmfdKe
Retweeted by BelleHappy birthday Ali 🎂🎉, and congratulations for all you have achieved https://t.co/jit2L7ZFoS
5/27
2020
Thread. This is Ray Sansiviero. I had the pleasure of meeting him when I was researching Operation Chaos. His son c… https://t.co/Uxu6BSNMuy
Retweeted by Belle @DrMatthewSweet RIP Ray and condolences to Ray's family and friends.Looking forward to this 👀 https://t.co/3Y9EUjAWShI can’t quite believe I’m seeing this ....but this in my garden on Sunday afternoon! https://t.co/Vf1rXGRs4s
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5/25
2020
Pre-zoom meet up soundtrack for this evening 🇮🇸 https://t.co/HRMLF95HZU
5/24
2020
Bolivian orchestra stranded at 'haunted' German castle surrounded by wolves https://t.co/ANbj2lDvE4 https://t.co/ZkeraGAJ2A
Retweeted by BelleI have to share this. It's a seal who has apparently tried to escape from something called a "sea mammal rehabilita… https://t.co/z1uXUPNEMJ
Retweeted by Belle @ithrah69 Perfect choice 👌 @scottygb Yes, but the podcast must live on
5/23
2020
♥️👀🦉 https://t.co/xzIH1aSXqg
5/21
2020
@LRBbookshop Shocking Margaret Rutherford erasure, smh
5/19
2020
Schwein gehabt: In Zehlendorf sperrt die @polizeiberlin die Straße für diese Familie 🐗 https://t.co/69wSFIJZZy
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5/17
2020
Best news item of the week - Peruvian penguins from a Kansas City Zoo visiting an art gallery because they miss soc… https://t.co/p5GwxcWOWE
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5/16
2020
@ProfJoSharp @valmcdermid It's a meal at lunchtime, a starter at dinner timeabsolutely obsessed with this massive wave illusion artwork in korea https://t.co/fir3V85geI
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5/15
2020
@GemstoneLass @scottygb It used to be better though - more original comedy and drama for example.I once almost walked into Glenda Jackson outside the Westminster Bridge branch of Boots https://t.co/3MhWLYiDfMHappy series 6 of #SchittsCreek day! https://t.co/kr07cnrrjG
5/14
2020
@PastPostcard Although since they locked us in it's starting to lose it's charm a bit
5/11
2020
This is the best thing you’ll see today. Or ever. https://t.co/xR9c6Wb1Q7
Retweeted by BelleWindowflicks project is hosting film screenings in #Berlin’s courtyards, as cinemas are closed due to #COVID19. Th… https://t.co/WmmEz4MtOE
Retweeted by Belle @Kris_Marie7 @queencharlot Ghosts (still on iPlayer but not for long) Call My Agent (French, Netflix) @AnneBillson Yes! Signs that local Directors of Public Health will take over responsibly for testing, but even that… https://t.co/1l7NTS8GlY @WhenIsBirths You're right, Radcliffe and Marconie just played Millie Small and Little Richard on 6
5/10
2020
Angela Lansbury as teapots. A thread. https://t.co/xvRILXxl1M
Retweeted by Belle @choafhoffman I was nearly in a lift with Johnny Vegas but some Americans pushed in front of him. @stoneandthestar Oh yes, I have a friend for whom watching a Wes Anderson film is like nails on a chalkboard @Trixie_Boo @HaggardHawks @almuckersie Very appropriate! @stoneandthestar I love that film and I will not be shamed : )
5/9
2020
Nicole, a prehensile-tailed porcupine, is provided with a peanut butter and flax seed ball for breakfast, which is… https://t.co/yF69Gwv4nV
Retweeted by BelleUnbelievable. Why would someone send us a photo without a dog in it? We work way too hard to be this disrespected.… https://t.co/ScpWjwJGpf
Retweeted by Belle @TimDHWoo @JanLever @HaggardHawks @almuckersie Yes! @HaggardHawks @almuckersie Like the idea of themed twinning. I live near a settlement called 'Slack Bottom' if anyo… https://t.co/qmKKeC6EILFor a voice that has characterised over 60 years of natural history, it's fairly hard to pick the best bits. But, w… https://t.co/jomMTeA2hZ
Retweeted by BelleOur first Oxeye Daisy from last years raked seeds. An incredibly easy wildflower that comes back year after year wi… https://t.co/DadToFHGZg
Retweeted by Belle @Daniel_Hatch ♥️ @PastPostcard 'rice pudding yuck' is basically my motto to live by.
5/8
2020

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