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Dad, Community worker, musician/songwriter, eater of cheese, walker of dog, proud Green Party member. My stuff, not work stuff.

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Without government help the live arts industry, including small & big venues, sound & lighting engineers, equipment… https://t.co/tiKweyJJKa
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7/3
2020
Reminder: whenever Toddler Johnson moans about the pandemic response being “sluggish” you can merrily remind yourse… https://t.co/52DCZA5N3h
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7/1
2020
That feeling when you’ve managed to distract everyone from it being the last day we could extend the transition per… https://t.co/MTDB9khri8
Retweeted by Mark ShilcockThis....1000x this. Powerful writing. https://t.co/tp2Q0ooEHRThis attack on our impartial civil service is completely unacceptable. The more so because the hand behind it belo… https://t.co/gt9JRMNntQ
Retweeted by Mark ShilcockThis question is not answered by Michael Gove and hasn’t been answered by the Prime Minister. Why is the new natio… https://t.co/zCNmjIjHz5
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6/30
2020
And with this political appointment the Civil Service as we know it is done. Of course that’s exactly what Cummings… https://t.co/e0hubd2X7t
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6/29
2020
Here is Health Minister Helen Whately’s response to concerns from a student nurse In it she says “student nurses a… https://t.co/QA3tJbUi1n
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6/21
2020
@b_summerside Not just German..... Google translate German. @b_summerside Molke aye hinny, zu dir.
6/20
2020
@b_summerside Sieht gut aus. Schöne Ferien (as Google translate says)
6/19
2020
Absolute silence today from the Prime Minister about the violence happening right on his doorstep. Shameful and co… https://t.co/6KbolOfrWD
Retweeted by Mark ShilcockToday there is a counter demonstration *against* anti-racism and black lives matter by the far right. Think about that for a moment.
Retweeted by Mark ShilcockI'm sure we could think of a better message Mine: Get out & #BuildBackBetter #COVID19 https://t.co/nDttg4S66F
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6/13
2020
Deeply worrying findings from @IndependentSage on #Covid response, confirming what many of us have feared - test &… https://t.co/PU74gePw3C
Retweeted by Mark ShilcockOriel College : University of Oxford: Remove your racist statue https://t.co/1LeGIThKz4 via @UKChange
Retweeted by Mark ShilcockThis.....@RicHolden any comments? https://t.co/HuwJHPmtctMake no mistake @BorisJohnson if you do not #ExtendTransition you will be responsible for every subsequent job loss… https://t.co/OnweRpt504
Retweeted by Mark ShilcockThis is just splendid. #solidaritea https://t.co/JE2CPnUdVe
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6/9
2020
But the basis of your election campaign was that it was an "oven ready deal" that would "Get Brexit Done". This loo… https://t.co/1F5GlyyAMh
Retweeted by Mark Shilcock @Nigel_Farage https://t.co/BVwcemgoaX
Retweeted by Mark ShilcockOh no, someone sneaked in overnight with a biro and altered Johnson’s “great deal” into an unfair one! And nobody n… https://t.co/otoAw3dnpB
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6/7
2020
Just putting this here in case everyone forgets in 2 weeks The rise in the #Rnumber has already started, PRECEDING… https://t.co/meCeC2ReDM
Retweeted by Mark Shilcock @RicHolden how's does this help build trust in the government? What is your view on this? https://t.co/Tcgzu06xaa
6/6
2020
@RicHolden @Joey_Garnetto @educationgovuk On condition of the 5tests and decreasing infection rates. Locally that i… https://t.co/UQfJRTHPrL
6/5
2020
This is people power! With 24 hours to go, we are about to achieve the impossible in these difficult times: raise a… https://t.co/Luenf3ZxGu
Retweeted by Mark ShilcockI can't begin to thank all those who've pledged money and retweeted this. It's truly amazing what we've achieved in… https://t.co/w6EYAC0xus
Retweeted by Mark ShilcockRelaxing the lockdown was supposed to coincide with the Covid-19 threat level being reduced from 4 to 3. But the UK… https://t.co/XMw2PVy0if
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6/3
2020
There are many things we can't change, but here's one choice you can make right now: help EU citizens hold the UK G… https://t.co/MnbnKgp9xI
Retweeted by Mark ShilcockPlease watch: One black kid & dozens of white kids bend a knee in protest. The back kid, in an impassioned please,… https://t.co/SxiVXCOic4
Retweeted by Mark ShilcockI have supported, can you? https://t.co/fxkBi2rG1SOnce again I am ashamed of my country. @RicHolden Do you support this? How did you vote and what was the reasoning… https://t.co/UDkqXMrwg1In @AgeUKGateshead we are acutely aware of the reality in our communities and just how London centric decisions don… https://t.co/pUP11HUWSq
Retweeted by Mark ShilcockUPDATE: all four UK Chief Medical Officers agreed that Covid Alert Level should remain at 4 at their meeting last T… https://t.co/ujEhXuBDvL
Retweeted by Mark ShilcockReally good explainer from @EdConwaySky re the Magical Mystery Test Number tour we are given every day. Get your h… https://t.co/MbRBalLBKI
Retweeted by Mark Shilcock @WolstenholmeUK Yes! @metaljase @Ann51918547 @jessphillips I agree about the achievements of NGOs, but governments control the environme… https://t.co/mZO4pcgIB2Next election, please take a closer look at who you vote for (no matter the party). We need to have representatives… https://t.co/9pTcQo0K9uTwo days left to raise 10,000 pounds. Can you spare the price of a cup of coffee today? We must stand together with… https://t.co/lNdM0r9OPH
Retweeted by Mark ShilcockThere's only little time left. Will you help get this crowdjustice fundraiser over the line? Will you help us stand… https://t.co/0elCguOsNu
Retweeted by Mark ShilcockPlease take a minute to listen to why I feel so passionate about the #DeniedMyVote case. The thread has other voic… https://t.co/bEUfnCmChg
Retweeted by Mark ShilcockIn just the past 24 hours the government has: 😖 Massaged #Covid_19 data to conceal 445 deaths 😣 Hinted it will aba… https://t.co/eJnBlrSkYV
Retweeted by Mark ShilcockThese protesters in Seattle are literally chanting “we don’t see no riot here, take off your riot gear” & doing not… https://t.co/POV6hlRb16
Retweeted by Mark ShilcockAny dullwit Tory MP proudly announcing they won’t support extending transition is telling you they simply won’t tak… https://t.co/VNBTwgY1qf
Retweeted by Mark ShilcockCan you help out. Every small donation helps. https://t.co/6tyw8yziZm4. You should care because, as flawed as our voting system is it's the only one we have and it's been undermined. Y… https://t.co/rtygpNVkOt
Retweeted by Mark Shilcock3. Why should you care, it didn't effect you? You should care because the results of the EP elections may have been… https://t.co/9YeoO1vCcw
Retweeted by Mark ShilcockLast night, the dizziness caused by my injury put me into a panic. I was afraid that if I fell asleep, I would not… https://t.co/muy4QTBXsV
Retweeted by Mark ShilcockMy MP just following the party line, almost word for word. I suppose it saves have to think about the consequences… https://t.co/LTmpE44GkSAnother angle of the same incident - a crew from @7NewsAustralia reporting on what had been a peaceful gathering ac… https://t.co/if0qkdF6AX
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6/2
2020
Holy shit, this is amazing. Cops in Flint, MI have laid down their batons and taken off their helmets after protes… https://t.co/UlJrA60IoE
Retweeted by Mark ShilcockReceived several emails from doctors and academics: “Here’s some data / a story / etc; I don’t want to come forward… https://t.co/7GNOFn9yNh
Retweeted by Mark Shilcock @Mitty54 So far only personal response has been about his new office. And that didn't answer my questions. Looking… https://t.co/76OxUFAdj8And tweets? You are happy to engage about easy questions, emails and surgeries, but not the anger many of your cons… https://t.co/Wg3LcpG8Mb @RicHolden Now you are back active on Twitter (you disappeared last weekend), you could just answer here. Yes I am… https://t.co/806rcrtoDXThis. @RicHolden this is your government, you have a voice in what is happening. As a constituent I feel powerless… https://t.co/zyg67VAXImThis is getting fucking bizarre and beyond sinister. It’s now as if the police are acting as some neofascist brown… https://t.co/g99OvrsIlO
Retweeted by Mark Shilcock @RicHolden can you answer this? Or personally ask your colleague? I am asking as one of your constituents who, alon… https://t.co/aHTgAyJnBIPlease don't drive to Upper Teesdale today. Large numbers of visitors led to severe problems with road access and p… https://t.co/VxakVkAprV
Retweeted by Mark ShilcockThe Government is clearly easing lockdown without the necessary assurance it has the pandemic under control. Is an… https://t.co/XZWk90Yrb1
Retweeted by Mark ShilcockIs the government unlocking too fast in England? Another scientist advising govt, Prof Peter Openshaw, says: “I… https://t.co/30IlPggjaw
Retweeted by Mark ShilcockCan we not go crazy this week? The virus is still out there. Still 8,000 infections a day, still 300+ dying a day,… https://t.co/Pbxnq0eoKJ
Retweeted by Mark Shilcock‘It’s an awful feeling not to trust govt to keep us safe.’ This is such a good point. Sympathy & solidarity with 2.… https://t.co/N8Zg13BIIE
Retweeted by Mark ShilcockA group of 27 leading public health experts is warning that Johnson's refusal to sack Cummings, and his reliance on… https://t.co/TpenxNUDAi
Retweeted by Mark ShilcockWho is this serving? Who is this protecting? https://t.co/IK8DkwLLUT
Retweeted by Mark ShilcockI don't know what to do, but I know doing nothing is not acceptable. I'm a FB employee that completely disagrees wi… https://t.co/YqekKB4T0t
Retweeted by Mark ShilcockThis is what happens when the press are labelled as the enemy. https://t.co/4ZJqi2SHRv @RicHolden as a consultant, I would like know your views on this report. What 'science' is being followed? What lev… https://t.co/mUPFTogdtmWhat is this based on? We’ve been told they’re following the science? But SAGE members are saying it’s too early. N… https://t.co/itJuJryjHM
Retweeted by Mark ShilcockPeople w cancer & chronic illness, children with developmental problems, people waiting for life changing surgeries… https://t.co/DlgjIlwQ5r
Retweeted by Mark ShilcockWe're deeply concerned by plans to force MPs to return to Parliament next week - with only a small proportion being… https://t.co/FCUwyv0p5h
Retweeted by Mark ShilcockFrom start, govt strategy on #coronavirus has been torn between health protection and #HerdImmunity Reckless relax… https://t.co/8j31aNCM2c
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5/31
2020
As schools prepare to open 1 June in England, @DrInesHassan1 & I offer our analysis on when schools should re-open… https://t.co/PiTgfA78Bt
Retweeted by Mark ShilcockIt really does feel that this is all sham. Are we coming out of lockdown too soon without systems in place? It feel… https://t.co/bl0AwdJCJ1 @RicHolden Great, can't wait to discuss in person why you failed to call for any action against Dominic Cummings an… https://t.co/kzyDFpExfu
5/30
2020
Looking at the estimates for daily new cases in England (8K/day), the openings of shops/schools on Monday, watching… https://t.co/ZvqUCpppHv
Retweeted by Mark ShilcockNo need for an eye test to see what they are... https://t.co/LBt7kxPzqf
Retweeted by Mark Shilcock @TonyKearn Enjoy!Wow. Powerful and moving protest. https://t.co/0NfNEKZHYbWith all the political distraction, many people may have missed the decision to only allow 50 MPs into the H of C… https://t.co/skSrilx1uh
Retweeted by Mark Shilcock“The Speaker confirms that only 50 MPs will be allowed in the Chamber - the same as under the current hybrid model.… https://t.co/8Pce1te4BM
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5/28
2020
@RicHolden great to see you back in full swing on twitter after disappearing over the weekend. Follow the feedback… https://t.co/g20W6VhOdlSo I guess I am just going to have to ask the Health Minister *for the third time* whether data from the track and… https://t.co/DlgXdU45Oi
Retweeted by Mark ShilcockSeems to be a trend for northern Tory MPs. https://t.co/PXFOCmbMhL. https://t.co/KEESZvuhEnJeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeesus https://t.co/OXHUkRmudO
Retweeted by Mark ShilcockSet your own standards as high as possible and set them yourself. Never set them according to the conduct of people who oppose you.
Retweeted by Mark ShilcockOur friend @nickynoo007 is nailing it on the head: if the people who were denied their vote can't hold the governm… https://t.co/VBRpmlYnZo
Retweeted by Mark ShilcockThe week in Tory (Cummings special): 1. Dominic Cummings, one of the few men to have ever been found in contempt o… https://t.co/aLBIPewinw
Retweeted by Mark ShilcockLet’s actually show solidarity with @the3million, @nickynoo007 writes in support for the #DeniedMyVote legal challe… https://t.co/Zw3p0FWQ4i
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5/27
2020
Difference between two rounds of virus crisis government funding: Liverpool (Labour) - cut of 32% Knowsley (Labour… https://t.co/Decs97H5te
Retweeted by Mark ShilcockPour yourself a glass of something nice and enjoy.. https://t.co/pZZaTKIXYg
Retweeted by Mark ShilcockThe attempts from the Prime Minister to defend the indefensible actions of his most senior adviser are quickly desc… https://t.co/5Nky1x50Sm
Retweeted by Mark Shilcock @WolstenholmeUK @RicHolden @DehennaDavison @PaulHowellMP 'Being there for our consultants' but choosing to stay sil… https://t.co/RyqDkNmhBv @marykfoy Forgot the link. (See it's easy to admit mistakes) https://t.co/QV6e1nwgwb @marykfoy Thank you Mary. And the utterly useless response from other local MPs.... Days to put this together...but… https://t.co/b8dd3u4359 @RicHolden @DehennaDavison @PaulHowellMP But no action taken? Just carry on? Is that really the best you can come… https://t.co/JkucUTe9csSo you just carry on? Your constituents do not have any power or influence, but you do. Use it. Carrying on is no… https://t.co/mi44QUHtGTNorthumbria Police has confirmed it received a report yesterday that Dominic Cummings was in Wooler, Northumberland… https://t.co/SknIglUZSV
Retweeted by Mark ShilcockHe also said that deaths are reducing. No they are not. Dead people are not miraculously being resurrected. The cum… https://t.co/suoFOgb36j
Retweeted by Mark ShilcockMatt Hancock says "we are leading the world" in #COVID__19 clinical trials. No, we are part of a global effort, wh… https://t.co/nnNHdPrDae
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5/26
2020

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