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RECTOR of Dundee Uni🎓Burgess of the City of Dundee. Broadcaster🎤Columnist-Podcaster Dundee Courier. ex Law Lecturer⚖️guard and defend me from the foe malign

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What's it like to be a football league secretary during the #coronavirus outbreak? I spoke to Highland League secre… https://t.co/2ecs5pVA3M
Retweeted by Jim SpenceLeaving @Detroit67Book in mourning ever since https://t.co/lhyj8YVFBn @mcwibble I’m planning to get one when they become widely availableThe olfactory senses are amazing. One sniff of this and I’m transported back to childhood, to nursery in Kirkton, a… https://t.co/WF74QkWLGo @Head2headTom Never off them Tom. How are you ? @markallenlawyer Better sound than my wee sound bar in the kitchenNo better accompaniment to forced kitchen cleaning duties https://t.co/6q49hzr2UY @tomhgill The false left don’t discriminateIt does look as though we're on the high plateau of infections now which is positive. They should go down. The pr… https://t.co/8AGo9vNsaP
Retweeted by Jim SpenceI’m of the left....not quite as much as perhaps once...but I was never under any illusions that while some regard t… https://t.co/vPMJ1lfq4oThe Tragedy of Good Coffee - a poem for now https://t.co/6xrBv1BGJD
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2020
Voice pitched higher than Ben Nevis, but a cracking player https://t.co/Mqj0eoWUECGreat tale https://t.co/TT3iJnoAYV @KTthegoalie In fairness being on here gives a warped sense of reality 😂A92 Tay Road Bridge - Closure, All lanes closed in both directions https://t.co/UzwpKdk5JD #TSIncident
Retweeted by Jim Spence @KTthegoalie Crazy times“I am afraid that I have seen enough of both the governance of science, and the political operations at the Europea… https://t.co/F8rBVCU4E7The Courier's front page for Wednesday. Daphne is a star. https://t.co/lLiFzD4rQe
Retweeted by Jim SpenceThe Courier's back page on Wednesday https://t.co/6T79aUsb7I
Retweeted by Jim Spence“Football faces economic challenges beyond the wildest imagination of those who run it. https://t.co/k1ghi4JmIhAmazing what you find when you are on holiday in your own house. Upsetting at the time for a 15 year old but disapp… https://t.co/3K9MVj5qPI
Retweeted by Jim SpenceMan carrying hidden knife puts 2 police officers in hospital, one unconscious, and hits police dog with plank with… https://t.co/765DISRpIa
Retweeted by Jim SpenceOur lead scout for Dundee & Perthshire @cl4rky1980 heaps praise on the NHS. All of us @AberdeenFC are very grateful… https://t.co/kNmrUkRbMy
Retweeted by Jim SpenceMiss Oakes....thicker than two short planks https://t.co/2LI1nubquZ @1davethesave Left the Dons for Wolves for 55k @joehous71490927 Correct @joehous71490927 Still working in it joe but the words hang and flog will feature https://t.co/6FlXq1pKRBDundee’s own Frannie Munro https://t.co/mUd2G3ROGw @Gduddy Seems harmless to me 😉The statistical work being done on coronavirus by our data guru @L_A_Kelly is just phenomenal. Check it out here https://t.co/sFrvPlgSXE
Retweeted by Jim Spence @JEgan1981 That’s me being reasonable 😉 @Gduddy He’s a liberalI’m left of centre on most things....but when it comes to those coughing and spitting on cops/Paramedics/Health sta… https://t.co/y268tNDu4B @gorbalsgoebbels I’m only listening to two folk through this...@ProfKarolSikora and @Pontifex 😉There is zero tolerance towards assaults on emergency workers. A woman has just been sent to jail for six months af… https://t.co/YfvPrL88dn
Retweeted by Jim SpenceMan charged with wounding over attack on paramedic - https://t.co/4qlVSaThlG
Retweeted by Jim Spence @TomAnderson1955 🙄😉 @MalcolmCameron7 They shot my Uncle Alf. @SheepFanFaeEly Unlike me it’s remarkably unscathed @SheepFanFaeEly Nah just the four cracked ribs and a broken leg....I’ll be fine after teatime 😉 @MrAdamMcNelis I know 🕺 @ArabestUSA @dundeeunitedfc It was a wild night indeed....there was a charge down the terracing as I recall @ArabestUSA @dundeeunitedfc I was there @TomAnderson1955 Humph🤨💰 'Low-ball' Shankland bids ⚽ League debate 😇 Dundee's saviour 🎤 @JimSpenceSport and @C_ENicolson discuss all the… https://t.co/wTq76Prj6d
Retweeted by Jim SpenceThe @thecouriersport talking football podcast with @C_ENicolson and the other fella....if this was a painting it wo… https://t.co/0dMpS8Bvf3Ah Paddy Gardner of the pigeon chest. Very decent player at @dundeeunitedfc https://t.co/vjH3zyjrWbIf I'm right and we are at the peak of cases now, then following the rules has never been so important. Once the c… https://t.co/zmTEicH5lW
Retweeted by Jim Spence @MrAdamMcNelis Ahem 😉 tweetedPlease Like & Retweet, my books are now on sale for the crazy low price of: £4.99 (each) - Paperback £3.99 (each)… https://t.co/pZDFWvGEKx
Retweeted by Jim SpenceOver 100 of our medical students will graduate this week to aid the NHS. https://t.co/b9pYvsSJzw Prof Rory McCrimm… https://t.co/5KFAZyRXsA
Retweeted by Jim Spence @MrAdamMcNelis 😉 happy to retweet anything you’re doing @mmgeissler In fairness I was more Buzz Lightyear.....falling with style @jmullinjourno The one after strong porter @jmullinjourno She knows the old me....not the recently refined me @jmullinjourno She was just delighted that I didn’t ‘fill the neebors mooths’, as they say. As if a polite chap lik… https://t.co/4mf1UCoOUxAfter my bike run earlier I Caught a whiff of my niffy oxters and was reminded of the smelly Dundee fella, knocked… https://t.co/HsXge02kaE @jmullinjourno I was actually just negotiating a wee opening between garden and garage at sedate pace. Done it a th… https://t.co/aA6heHnnTb @allykcunningham But the great thing is unlike other parties they don’t masquerade as something they’re not. I pref… https://t.co/e96EYvMyMO @jmullinjourno Not half as much as you’d have paid to watch my other half’s reaction.....50% concern 50% uncontrollable mirth @MalcolmCameron7 It’s a city which very few in Scotland actually have any serious understanding or knowledge of. My… https://t.co/kjlSvnGxFE16 months too little https://t.co/jDpRBurOLp @MalcolmCameron7 Did someone once scratch your car here 😂 @MalcolmCameron7 A three day power cut and food shortages and we’d become our ancestors @sandytroutbook @wearekasule It’s very good 👍🏻I’ll look for it in Waterstone’s when I’m in next. https://t.co/p63RHog7HB @HuntlyMann Never been so glad of the helmet Charlie...I went down in slo mo but my head went down in quick time 😂Aberdeen professor joins panel of experts studying coronavirus threat for police #Covid19 https://t.co/AIxvz7pSz8
Retweeted by Jim Spence1987 - At the time of their @ChampionsLeague semi-final second leg against Bayern Munich, Barcelona had last been d… https://t.co/531ulhAmhF
Retweeted by Jim SpenceI’m now re-reading books I’ve had for yonks. https://t.co/N5hRZv22yJQuick circuit on the bike finishing off up hamburger hill at Camperdown park like Alberto Contador.....get back to… https://t.co/NUJFOtxnuW @chrisphin Once those sparkling new mics arrive we’ll be sounding just ticketyboo @KmMccombie Except Tannadice obviously 😉An excellent piece https://t.co/78Eu1hFt5kThe head of the SPF Calum Steele said: "The generic health protection advice promoted by government simply does not… https://t.co/XNZ1xiyG6HProducer level up! Normally, everyone’s on the same mics, and I can balance the sound and brighten or enrich it dir… https://t.co/hJ7w4YDnbz
Retweeted by Jim Spence @MalcolmCameron7 More popular than Churchill 😉 @mayo_mammy Why do you think that might be 😉 @dublindan67 We saw at the weekend that it goes further sadly than the toriesAnd captained the uni karate team 😉 https://t.co/jPftu0pXpT#Archive30 Day 7 is #FamousArchives. The Michael Peto collection @dundeeuni includes many famous faces. We just had… https://t.co/xX4FQnnK91
Retweeted by Jim Spence @robertthomson55 So do I......but with joggers @Detroit67Book Yes but his political education was refined here😉 @yobkulcha No....you’re just a humourless fellaI've not followed the case, I don't know Pell and I'm not a Catholic. But the accusations sound absurd and flimsy,… https://t.co/zlYF1OrQmb
Retweeted by Jim Spence @dundeeandy Ian ScanlonOne of Dundee’s most popular residents in his time here https://t.co/SkF77UcchT @AngelaHaggerty A wee smasherAnd what a run it began https://t.co/aWTSHY84CU @Falwall Don’t forget the blue plaque @C_ENicolson @dant66 @thecourieruk @chrisphin @C_IRoache I’m an internationalist 😉Weighed the window cleaner in there, and threw in a twenty pence tip for his sterling work at this time......I thou… https://t.co/HCQFJfQBwQWe're aware of an inaccurate Tweet claiming nurses have died in our ITU department. This is false. Can we ask peop… https://t.co/HKUj3A78dm
Retweeted by Jim SpenceWe are immensely proud of our medical students who will graduate early this week to aid the NHS in the fight agains… https://t.co/A9izX23Wt8
Retweeted by Jim Spence @iampaulodonnell Are you adding CMO’s🗞 Scottish CMO resigns after disobeying own advice. First revealed in a newspaper. 🗞 ExCel u-turns on charging the… https://t.co/u3x6bHpSc3
Retweeted by Jim SpenceAnother magnificent (and I don’t use the word lightly) @thecourieruk talking football podcast with @C_ENicolson and… https://t.co/RYMxjXmzsvChoice for people right now is stark - proper journalism holding the powerful to account or a future of only the ba… https://t.co/BeAtJ7BSZ9
Retweeted by Jim Spence @RonnieEsplin @dundeeunitedfc It is Ronnie....trying to figure the jumper behind him....is it Joe Harper ? @Kheredine2018 😉
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