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🇪🇺 citizen, 🇬🇧 passport, 🇩🇪 resident. Teaches @CollegeofEurope. Blogs about EU, politics, #Brexit. Makes #BrexitDiagram. Travel 🚅 🚲. Member @die_gruenen

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@NashSGC I think the issue none of us can know is the extent to which Brexit can be separated - in communication te… https://t.co/fS9cLYyfWwI might quibble with a couple of details here, but the essence of this is excellent. And not cheery. #brexit https://t.co/YFKM7ZH3Rr @lawprashant A bit of a concession on fish, and EU getting what it wants on LPF - done. @DHLPaket Indeed! Thank you 😊 @Paul1Singh @ianrobo1 @StatisticSingh Indeed. He wants what he thinks looks good at that moment!This #BrexitDiagram is almost 3 weeks old, but it's still pretty much perfect I'd put the chances of Deal slightly… https://t.co/KpgM6OUb0t @erictheacrobat I am not convinced of that. I think they don't mind either way - they just want to communicate that… https://t.co/Zrnzdt99ISProblem - easy to argue the EU has not fundamentally changed approach as Frost demanded, just saying same things as… https://t.co/DhKMDq5Fqp
Retweeted by Jon WorthThe fate of a nation hangs on the ability of the EU to make a man-baby think he is a winner And actually, somethin… https://t.co/7u0aI7TiXu @VGravey @grahampfe @jonworth There are also things like seed potatoes that don't have an EHC or PSC yet which unle… https://t.co/5JGP27HXXw
Retweeted by Jon Worth @VGravey @jonworth It will need a phytosanitary certificate. It's not impossible, just prohibitively expensive for… https://t.co/OfZAPuzo72
Retweeted by Jon WorthImpact of #Brexit on the NI seeds/gardening market... https://t.co/8q8e7piAoq
Retweeted by Jon Worth @DanKaszeta Fantastic! And so does it work still? 😜 @DHLPaket Excellent, thank you! Email with a complete explanation now sent. I want to help out here - I am pretty… https://t.co/YieGUrhqcu @emastro66 @Geoelte_Spinne Styling Burnham as an enemy of the people is going to be a bit hard though! @ACarpenDigital Indeed. It might make sense to pick fights everywhere right now, but it's going to backfire big sty… https://t.co/k9j64GUZ09
10/21
2020
For all the Brexit noise over the last week, the fundamentals haven't changed much. There are four conditions that… https://t.co/FEwW1MFiND
Retweeted by Jon WorthTake back control! Of fisheries! Errr... from Jersey. Against its wishes. This is pretty strongly stated! https://t.co/tHo7s389eII'm not convinced that seizing control of TfL in order to put up fares would be the most popular political move pos… https://t.co/p3zzikhgSk
Retweeted by Jon WorthThe government has not been able to reach a deal with Brussels or Greater Manchester. Next stop, US trade talks!
Retweeted by Jon WorthConvinced yet? #federalism https://t.co/EA4tPXXe1g
Retweeted by Jon Worth @loc8code @philvonoppen Oh don't get me started on that... Google Maps for new built areas of Berlin is a mess too.What? 🤔 Is the UK Government trying to pick battles with *everyone* *at the same time*? https://t.co/KmAC20De0o @loc8code @philvonoppen Ha. Here in Germany the problem is if your street has not been allocated a street number -… https://t.co/wG1gYZdsbH @philvonoppen UK postcodes are likewise accurate to within 100m or so. Were this Deutsche Post code data public...… https://t.co/UNtKcrOtvO @rose22joh If you can get to Berlin without quarantine, then sure!So if your Deutsche Post or DHL packages are *not* arriving, check your Leitcode is correct... Now fingers crossed… https://t.co/t81tuZLEgEThe problem is finding out what the "Straßenkennzahl" is - as this is not public, but the logic is known - these we… https://t.co/U3B7upq3Tjand then the number of the house. So - for example - 85570.125.008 takes you to: Schweigerweg 8 85570 Markt Schwab… https://t.co/0IrZYlIU7PTo cut a long story short: every part of Germany has a Postleitzahl (like a ZIP code), but these cover pretty large… https://t.co/YO6QK1mYwIThis was a very fun bit of exploration with @timohetzel @smrqdt & @datawrangler2 Now I know more about how DHL ro… https://t.co/m29ubbR7Mx @datawrangler2 Grob, ja. Und ich habe die korrekte Zahl für meine Strasse jetzt. Lass uns mal sehen was morgen hi… https://t.co/PZBpCKvi89 @datawrangler2 Wenn ich überhaupt ein Lieferant sehe / treffe, gerne ;-) @vjl2 @SE25A @DHLPaket Ah now that would be an idea. But no, sadly. @deadchingis Sort of. No tourist would go there as it’s in a side street in Tempelhof. But you do get seconds for c… https://t.co/awztVqzvf8 @8pauly @YesCymru Long following them 🙂 And yes indeed! @datawrangler2 @DHLPaket Habe ich schon gefunden. Die Frage ist: WAS ist die Strassenkennzahl für meine Strasse? @timohetzel @smrqdt Also after this discussion: if my 📦 doesn't arrive tomorrow, the conversation I'll have to have… https://t.co/uOhi8sAF7H @datawrangler2 @timohetzel Genau. Aber das hilft mir nicht so wirklich! Ich muss den Leitcode herausfinden:… https://t.co/iguCr8qF1r @datawrangler2 @timohetzel SCHWEIGERWEG 85570 MARKT SCHWABEN 85570 . 125 . XXX . YY Z Aber ist 175. in der Liste… https://t.co/626nLJHD4R @datawrangler2 @timohetzel Aber stimmt nicht immer... Birkenstraße 40233 Düsseldorf 40233 . 007 . XXX YY Z Aber… https://t.co/BVlFMOvz0P @datawrangler2 @timohetzel Siehe: https://t.co/WRlaWHjjPv Ich habe ein Leitcode für: An der Sandkull 47445 Moers… https://t.co/1oOsEhR6oFThe House of Lords has just voted by huge majority of 226 to indicate its likely rejection of Johnson’s Internal Ma… https://t.co/VbsDn4v8hO
Retweeted by Jon Worth @datawrangler2 @timohetzel Ich wohne in 12099, aber in Neukölln (nicht Tempelhof), und nicht Sonnenallee :-) @timohetzel OK, I worked it out. I have a Leitcode for someone in: An der Sandkull 47445 Moers Code is 47445.027… https://t.co/RzRcBG9sQB @timohetzel Wie findet man den Straßenkennzahl heraus? Es könnte auch daran liegen dass die Strasse ist auf eine S… https://t.co/MwcUcsI0RdOh @timohetzel what have you done I am now down the rabbit hole of rabbit holes of Leitcodes for DHL packages... a… https://t.co/mh4sEbPHRd @polit2k You flew v low over roofs, yes. But under the flight path where you were over the houses was west Berlin.The nerds on Twitter know *everything* 💪 How to decode a DHL Leitcode/Routingcode https://t.co/ZtrGXbYeJs Now I a… https://t.co/fNZu0WkjsmIf you think your early Covid takes were bad, just be glad you're not someone who publicly hyped up Boris Johnson a… https://t.co/O2fJdLVUrZ
Retweeted by Jon Worth @thomega @DHLPaket I have a lift :-) And friendly downstairs neighbours who are always home They're not even find… https://t.co/v13FX9lI1z @Sweordbora I think you need a Independent Republic of Lancashire and Yorkshire on there too! @timohetzel Muss einige noch kriegen! 🤷‍♂️Catch 22: Boris Johnson has been at pains to say he would negotiate a deal with Brussels that was akin to Canada, w… https://t.co/4V3yi2GD7uIf Scotland steadily heading towards independence were not enough, the government in Westminster is now picking a f… https://t.co/b1suuATN3VI find these types of processes infuriating from a consumer perspective - I want to help @dhlpaket solve their prob… https://t.co/pK4hRuXH8GAlso if you put the address in *any* mapping service, it shows precisely correctly - because even though the house… https://t.co/7NhjfiyDNdAlso as every delivery driver has a computer device, could they not simply make a note about an address - numbers 5… https://t.co/y1UgyqhYUmYou then 📞 @dhlpaket (because their online chat is useless) and their staff simply cannot set a "please try again t… https://t.co/Ci3P2tWDmjWhen I lived in Kreuzberg @DHLPaket was the best 📦🚚 Now I'm in Neukölln - & am ordering lots of odds & ends due to… https://t.co/g6As81eYtC @pictureladyjan @EdinJag I cycled there and back. That burns a few calories! @polit2k Hell no. Stopped in 2008. @els76uk They also make Gillette razors in a factory next door to it too! @monkeyinawalnut And it changes too! Depending on what they’re making!My new flat is on the border Neukölln to Tempelhof You can see the Bahlsen factory from Tempelhofer Feld When the… https://t.co/PKjDxnaavz
10/20
2020
@nicktolhurst Errr, what are you trying to imply? And surely a violin?
10/19
2020
This review of “Boris Johnson: The Gambler” by @andrewrawnsley made me howl and laugh in equal measure this morning… https://t.co/SIzTNPu7pE
10/18
2020
This is an interesting battle in UK politics just now If you devolve power, sometimes the people with that power a… https://t.co/UXEWuTBlZCThe U.K. needs to understand that it can’t have access to a market of 450 million without level playing field provi… https://t.co/KhduACNsHl
Retweeted by Jon WorthI categorically deny the outrageous claim by Jennifer Arcuri that we had an affair. It wasn't an affair, it was reg… https://t.co/pOEhvnn81y
Retweeted by Jon Worth @Koelschlenny @nuwielcity Bed moved from old flat to new. I wasn’t buying new things today! @777lesley7777 Oh they’re the best. Vietnam too. A family and a pig on a moped? Sure! @JuliaTEFL Indeed! I’m determined you don’t need a car for things like this! @Olode The lock is a Litelok. And yes I carry it in the frame. @EinarWilly Tricky! Not grounding the back was hard! @byrnesong @luxurygite I think I’m a bit extreme with this 🙂 But the trailer is German and is just the right size... for two crates of 🍺!In the occasional series... odd things you can transport by 🚲 trailer: an IKEA Malm bed and a vacuum cleaner! Kreuz… https://t.co/MtHIe4vQVu
10/17
2020
@LiamDavies_UK Errr, Britain *voted to leave* Get on with it!Yesterday: Frost whingeing that the EU is not taking negotiations seriously enough Today: Frost telling the EU to… https://t.co/2zcPpeBuRGBy the way, the UK Government is quite right to seek a deal that is much more advanced than the EU-Canada deal. The… https://t.co/8RKRTaLXiP
Retweeted by Jon WorthHow are they going to police this? https://t.co/dWhGHbev7A
Retweeted by Jon WorthWorth remembering that the Australians have tried to get out of being Australian terms by negotiating an FTA with the EU.
Retweeted by Jon WorthNot true, @EmmanuelMacron UK fisheries lose too in event of No Deal, as it wd mean reduced EU market access for Br… https://t.co/ZDqrKtZmfK
Retweeted by Jon Worth @stefanauer_hku @anandMenon1 I remember LSE doing some work on this - and concluding that No Deal hits even sectors… https://t.co/MYGDjyVnTTIgnore the title and the standfirst (those are off), and read the rest of this - because it's solid. https://t.co/IASUkr0ZM8 @jonhenley @anandMenon1 OK, the standfirst is off then! @anandMenon1 @jonhenley I can see there are reasons, and - on balance - he probably just about personally still lea… https://t.co/gtmAWiCUXW @anandMenon1 Yes, fair enough. But the question stands: how much does Johnson want a Deal? He on balance wants a D… https://t.co/msCbHbL3lD @jonhenley @anandMenon1 "Despite the hardline rhetoric, a trade agreement is still possible – and the prime minister wants one" @anandMenon1 I assume The Guardian wrote the byline? Because your piece is not as categoric as the byline is... Joh… https://t.co/QZ4arkRnyhMy oh my. @JimGarnish just pointed me towards this. Gove says those words without hesitation, and with edge and r… https://t.co/WprxdEBRWtI couldn't possibly think what he's on about! 😜 https://t.co/ZVMHzL2EE6 https://t.co/XeyiOpAVaJ @MatinaStevis Ha! 😜 That have always struck me as awful (although I don't have kids, so can't confirm one way or a… https://t.co/X1wTV6nihOIt feels like 🇬🇧 Govt is a 👶 in one of those learn to walk thingys - where the kid's feet are not long enough to to… https://t.co/xxa55SthoB @HeleneBismarck I gain the impression everyone is tired of the UK antics, and that the feeling has turned to some l… https://t.co/UqzNADHinhOoof. The tone of voice as well. And he is not wrong. https://t.co/HADFX5JdKm @christopherward Well... 2016: https://t.co/4Wugrk8AHG @wrathofgodbot This is the sod here. I will be fine. Even those close to me (family, friends) in the UK will too. B… https://t.co/ZB6Wk3OVTo @HYUFD1 It was also based on an "oven ready deal", not No Deal. So 🤷‍♂️ @raymond_glass @MahmoonaShah Yes, pretty much
10/16
2020

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