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Mel @melaniekmelvin Brighton and Spain

“The potential of the human spirit is absolutely unlimited. All you need know is how to tap into that well.” Asanista, wordherd, rabble rouser, empowerer.

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5000 people died this week. https://t.co/jkTpLJpXBg
Retweeted by MelA blazing hot Easter weekend is a recipe for total disaster at this stage of the UK war on #coronavirus. If you don… https://t.co/QHk3PLNw67
Retweeted by MelWhen we get through this – and we will get through this – it will be because of our NHS staff, our care workers, ou… https://t.co/MgxmaLB272
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4/10
2020
Checked Patel's timeline as far back as 1st April. Not a single tweet honouring the death of a healthcare/social wo… https://t.co/6tUwU9BhPm
Retweeted by MelJeremy Corbyn turns down the £10,000 bung from the Tory Party and says please donate my £10,000 to the #NHS oooooH… https://t.co/pNSYovHg9Q
Retweeted by MelPleased to join @AnnelieseDodds’ Shadow Treasury team as Shadow Financial Secretary, working with @bphillipsonMP,… https://t.co/XsY4ro3wDj
Retweeted by MelI don’t think we should blame three sunbathers lounging in the park more than a government who up until three weeks… https://t.co/rSSIq4tVEF
Retweeted by MelParliament must find a way to sit even virtually. The Welsh Assembly managed a version of it yesterday. But these b… https://t.co/W55kjw3CKP
Retweeted by MelI have watched every minute of every Number 10 briefing on this crisis. Not good for my blood pressure. So many obv… https://t.co/6kKotxlpYC
Retweeted by MelJust looking at flights coming in at Heathrow. Everyone clustered together, no social distancing. Any tests done? W… https://t.co/WOJimAV2Io
Retweeted by MelVery much agree with this – the Government should cancel student debt for nurses tackling coronavirus ⬇️… https://t.co/L67j9A0EYd
Retweeted by Mel @piersmorgan Raab must be psychic. @piersmorgan Telling thing was when Dom blushed and started to sweat.Strange that Raab hasn't spoken to Boris for 5 days if the PM really is now sitting up in his ICU bed chatting to m… https://t.co/vbusyuWDMi
Retweeted by MelIt is possible to have massive sympathy for Boris in hospital and to also view a 55 year old man in an ICU as the p… https://t.co/Ir9V8thr6U
Retweeted by MelDominic Raab says he still hasn't had any contact with Boris Johnson since the PM went into intensive care
Retweeted by Mel @lewis_goodall Very dodgy. Raab blushed and the vein on his temple started throbbing at that question. Is PM even i… https://t.co/Bc1IWlGrrPIf the PM is in "good spirits" as we keep hearing, that assumes some level of communication. Seems peculiar that he… https://t.co/dKJ2oWwIgV
Retweeted by MelNever let it be forgotten that, at a time when UK were suffering like never before, MPs found time to award themsel… https://t.co/yRb8Axy8Q5
Retweeted by MelTry asking Mr Raab this: 'Do you still think it was a good idea to have allowed 250,000 people to amass at the Chel… https://t.co/FBIBwmGETm
Retweeted by Mel @piersmorgan Unbearable to watch. Journalists act like courtiers.Journalists need to take the gloves off at these daily press briefings. It's all too cosy & they're letting the 'e… https://t.co/FrqJNPfkhm
Retweeted by MelGrenfell murders - no consequences for Tories. Windrush murders - no consequences for Tories. Coronavirus murders… https://t.co/rmQzNdX87QGermany's army is sending 60 mobile ventilators to the UK following a request for help as NHS scrambles for equipme… https://t.co/0GDOlXDnNN
Retweeted by Mel @piersmorgan @melaniekmelvin May I report a suspect? https://t.co/8WFfrCQCOj
Retweeted by MelHi @patel4witham Is the reason you've been less visible than Lord Lucan and Shergar because you were dangerously… https://t.co/y0ocHL6clM
Retweeted by MelManchester police broke up 660 illicit parties last weekend - but we're supposed to be furious that Northamptonshir… https://t.co/ghZMIM5uGE
Retweeted by MelU.K. is now a charity case. https://t.co/sZexqXNRdRGermany to send 60 ventilators to the UK to help NHS tackle coronavirus https://t.co/6d1WbSoAVc
Retweeted by MelOver 80 MPs have written to Matt Hancock calling for student nurse debt to be cancelled. The public will… https://t.co/x5GmJ7QuWF
Retweeted by MelA Grimsby primary school teacher has been hailed a local hero for walking five miles every day to make sure disadva… https://t.co/87yMAdeUMT
Retweeted by MelPowerful point here from Peter Allen. Here's the French interior minister being grilled today in the National Assem… https://t.co/6L3DAsKvLi
Retweeted by MelPassport Office staff being told they have to go back to work. Against gov's policy, no thought of childcare, prote… https://t.co/45NVG9nGdG
Retweeted by Mel+UPDATE+ Germany is donating 60 mobile ventilators to the NHS after answering a plea of help from the UK govt. The… https://t.co/9kcCo8BXcC
Retweeted by MelBREAKING: Nearly 900 more UK #coronavirus deaths recorded in past 24hrs. Total heading over 8000. UK now has 5th… https://t.co/aUwldOWf6M
Retweeted by MelMy 89 year old mum has Corona Virus and is in a care home. She is about to be given an end of life injection when t… https://t.co/muV535gmFq
Retweeted by Mel @carmel_prescott Surely they need less as they have no travel costs.So, polls say that approval ratings for Labour under Starmer are well behind the Tories, even with the new-leader '… https://t.co/L7DN8Yyd8H
Retweeted by MelCorbyn said the same thing over 5 years and was ridiculed. Maitlis says it once and she's now the second coming or… https://t.co/ZzOion1TV9
Retweeted by MelUnbelievable. The Home Office have reiterated that "low skilled" migrants won't be able to come to the UK from Janu… https://t.co/9nAmaH7Aht
Retweeted by MelThere is only one route out of lockdown. Mass testing on an industrial scale including randomised testing.
Retweeted by MelPlease don’t be distracted from this government’s negligence in dispatching our heros to the front line without pro… https://t.co/8PJtUu2G7D
Retweeted by MelThanks @MattHancock it’s great to have your backing....... in future do your homework on what we do and who we are… https://t.co/jUYbiB7hc8
Retweeted by Mel @matthaig1 Yes, I remember being gobsmacked when Johnson talked about shaking hands with CV patients in hospitals.People saying ‘hindsight is a wonderful thing’ about the UK’s late reactions. Many of us were saying it at the time… https://t.co/Q29NNkvg1s
Retweeted by Mel‘I’m shaking hands continuously. I was at a hospital the other night where there were actually some Coronavirus pat… https://t.co/AGng2hyyT0
Retweeted by MelThread 1. Thread. I am Jewish and Tony is the son of a Rabbi. Tony is a good man and supports Palestinian rights.… https://t.co/dOFa5hG07s
Retweeted by MelOh no... https://t.co/hTtN2wTX0a
Retweeted by MelWhere IS the Home Secretary? https://t.co/IHE7cTKHNe
Retweeted by MelThe public have been asked to donate £5,000,000 to the NHS to help with the fight against #covidー19uk. Meanwhile MP… https://t.co/k5RvtOpH6l
Retweeted by MelWhen very senior Medics say an inquiry *must* be held in to Boris Johnson’s handling of the #coronavirus crisis we… https://t.co/Ad2OKkn6dv
Retweeted by MelDisgusting. Send me the ticket to @GMB & I will sort it. https://t.co/JM8yH82i26
Retweeted by Mel*NEW COLUMN* We all wish Boris well but one man's health can't distract us from the fact Britain's coronavirus stra… https://t.co/sWFF6wSA4s
Retweeted by MelExtra £10,000 for every MP, no questions asked, no receipts necessary. What donkeys we are to tolerate this. An… https://t.co/sXWSSkEwCT
Retweeted by Mel @brightonbeaker Hi Ian, I’m CEO of @supersocouk - can you message me details of your commute and we can work out a… https://t.co/25o8CY6pRk
Retweeted by MelHow can it be right that #MPs get an unaccountable office allowance (£26K, more than many #EssentialWorkers earn)… https://t.co/QoMAb4xAl3
Retweeted by MelFlight IB3166 from Madrid has just landed at Heathrow - the passengers will shortly be walking out of the airport w… https://t.co/n4L7jF8N93
Retweeted by MelWe should replace our Govt with the All England Club committee. Seems they were way better prepared than our polit… https://t.co/HACnrazl9K
Retweeted by MelWoof. Just heard that Royal Ascot will be closed to the public but they’re exploring ways to run the event behind c… https://t.co/YXfuWwFczA
Retweeted by Mel @MattHancock Disgrace that it’s needed in a rich country like ours.Just come off the phone with our new shadow team including @AnnelieseDodds, @Ed_Miliband and @jreynoldsMP. I raised… https://t.co/k6FJ4pkmzc
Retweeted by Mel @carolecadwalla @paulmasonnews @afuahirsch 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻BREAK: a staggering 938 people died of Covid-19 today. Why? How did we get here? What's next?? We just couldn't ta… https://t.co/pcCNeZbm2I
Retweeted by MelLabour politicians protesting that Britain’s deep-seated economic and social divisions are killing people have been… https://t.co/A6d1w5P3kU
Retweeted by MelBus driver killed by coronavirus was 'told his pay would be cut if he missed work'. Dad-of-one Emeka Nyack Ihenacho… https://t.co/ZWwK11879u
Retweeted by MelSanders and Corbyn have proven that the mobilization of a large, impassioned base - endless hours phone-banking, ca… https://t.co/ZV8qjs5Eb8
Retweeted by Mel @brightonbeaker Hi Ian - can we speak to you on the radio about this? Can you give us a call on 0800 232 1045
Retweeted by MelThe NHS should not be a charity. https://t.co/xC3a03RVfY
Retweeted by MelThere are now calls for the public to donate to the NHS to raise £5m £5m is 0.5% of £1bn Richard Branson is worth… https://t.co/uHgGBr4Mow
Retweeted by MelEmily Maitlis' intro was entirely fact-based and never moved beyond common-sense. It was certainly not opposition f… https://t.co/ZxjXSrB2dQ
Retweeted by MelSo after giving themselves a 3% pay rise MPs have now been awarded an additional £10,000. All while #NHS and… https://t.co/Rh41mScZD4
Retweeted by MelNew @YouGov polling shows almost two thirds of people support a national unity government during the coronavirus cr… https://t.co/Sb01aZq51I
Retweeted by MelWill government fiddle the stats today so our death rate doesn’t go above Italy? Wouldn’t put it past them.People in the Brighton and Hove area please retweet. My motorbike was stolen early this morning. I am a NHS worker… https://t.co/kdpKH0yyBe
Retweeted by MelBBC leading on its website with news that @BorisJohnson is sitting up in bed. A sub heading reports that nearly 100… https://t.co/CNFq5142Et
Retweeted by MelHave you heard enough of experts? Or would you like to hear what’s *really* going on with the whole testing debacle… https://t.co/ovAwi5ljnD
Retweeted by Mel @DavidLammy Was it less true when Corbyn said it?I'll go into bat for anybody facing eviction, anytime. But rogue landlords trying to evict three NHS workers durin… https://t.co/O6cHWKO04E
Retweeted by MelMillions living in poverty. Millions now having to work from home on reduced incomes. Millions risking their lives… https://t.co/p3XIgfMtrf
Retweeted by Mel @Rachael_Swindon I blame Corbyn.New Zealand's lockdown has resulted in one single death. They have already turned the curve and are considering e… https://t.co/PNPyrhLZIa
Retweeted by MelThe deadliest day reported in Italy was 971 deaths. In Spain it was 950 fatalities. Yesterday the U.K. had 938 d… https://t.co/PAQy3XvVZu
Retweeted by MelThe Chancellor has said that financial support to those affected by the Coronavirus crisis "will need to be paid ba… https://t.co/Nf9SyWfWnt
Retweeted by MelWell said @KailashChandOBE This is from the former BMA deputy chair. Leading medic: when the #coronavirus crisis… https://t.co/7z4d4R10DP
Retweeted by Mel" the government announced it would extend the size of the government’s bank account at the central bank, known his… https://t.co/dZGRrHFtaA
Retweeted by MelThe Daily Mail now complaining about lack of immigrants to pick fruit. https://t.co/JbilykrYT2
Retweeted by MelYesterday in the UK the virus took lives equivalent to 10 Hillsborough disasters. The last two days have a higher d… https://t.co/SJPWWFifPW
Retweeted by MelIf Boris Johnson spends *another* night in ICU then we are being lied to about his condition
Retweeted by MelTen grand? PIP, a benefit received by disabled people, went up by £1. MPs given extra £10,000 each for home worki… https://t.co/NH9U57FZbu
Retweeted by Mel @Rachael_Swindon Must be cheaper for them as no travel costs.#CoronaVirusUpdate Pls bring this up today @Peston @bbclaurak https://t.co/NB5zQvAdILAs always, one rule for them... https://t.co/FyZswXKLNs
Retweeted by MelThe Sun newspaper has vilified the NHS and its workers, demanded the sacking of striking junior doctors, and backed… https://t.co/NJ7WxFMSum
Retweeted by MelDanny Boyle says Tories tried to stop his 2012 Olympics tribute to the NHS https://t.co/NBbqaNTjo0
Retweeted by MelAnybody asked the authorities why flights from USA (no social distancing on planes) are still coming into Heathrow… https://t.co/nz6gtCrkZv
Retweeted by MelLots of people reporting the latest figures show over 900 people died in the UK in 24 hours from #coronavirus So,… https://t.co/CrVBEhW15I
Retweeted by MelGammon - Fake news about lack of PPE. NHS staff- we don’t have enough PPE. Gammon- Coronavirus is just like flu Sci… https://t.co/ZSSFo7UUoS
Retweeted by MelHow long till this dumb country realises the real killer is TORY INACTION? It's not just our Covid 19 curve, it's G… https://t.co/JgWsbRlVzR
Retweeted by MelSorry, but a couple of offhand remarks mildly praiseworthy of the lower orders does not transform Emily Maitlis int… https://t.co/9JEf8A8IqB
Retweeted by Mel @ed_son Labour supporters were trying to say this before the GE. Systemic inequality was always going to be exposed… https://t.co/1GnYeVkUWy
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4/9
2020

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