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Neil Morrow @mrneilmorrow Manchester/Belfast or Ayamonte

Journalist/producer/director. I tweet on rugby league, police, Northern Ireland, Brexit, North of England. And lots of nonsense too. I've got opinions. RTs=nowt

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Joined Twitter 7/19/11


Jack Nicklaus always stood for decency. This doesn't sit well. https://t.co/2DR8Logs21holy shit fox news https://t.co/ezX2mA6c1I
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10/29
2020
That's a bloody fine hat trick from @MarcusRashford. #MUNLEIRough day at work? Not as rough as the day this guy is having... https://t.co/IlkNTzXaGG
Retweeted by Neil MorrowAhh cmon who doesn’t love Walker Texas Ranger 😂😂👏 https://t.co/7ZS3ZgoUj1
Retweeted by Neil MorrowWe're either about to see the polling firms go out of business or a Biden walkover. #Election2020 https://t.co/UcYpOWPuG9 @shearm @gtconway3d @nytimes Heroes aren't always anonymous. Some cowards are anonymous too. I'll need a lot of per… https://t.co/rnGzRHlRy5So many unbearable moments, laced with such deep kindness. Filming at a dementia care home in Manchester. It’s Anna… https://t.co/uclqVeTeTw
Retweeted by Neil MorrowMainland Europe going into lockdown today. Germany & France ramping up their restrictions. Hard to believe that who… https://t.co/Poy5lRLVLoFor an island nation, this is huge. #Ryanair will probably be the last airline standing, but #coronavirus continues… https://t.co/1jPyCyha1SNot sure why you'd want to but with Merkel in office since 2005 you could communicate almost exclusively in Merkel gifs. A thread:
Retweeted by Neil MorrowAfter 2 weeks of multiple health screens and asking everyone to quarantine, I surprised my closest inner circle wit… https://t.co/b8PR6vO8Kj
Retweeted by Neil Morrow @IanBeesleyphoto @jpdewhirst @HodgsonF @BradfordMuseums @ickledot @IMcMillan @docjohnwright @GrimArtGrouphttps://t.co/XHHnNrOeH8The disease kills people. The cure kills the economy. The consequences of both are horrific. #Covid19https://t.co/hwj4rcb2YK @squinteratn @williamcrawley Apparently, they refused to make a shirt with a picture of Bert and Ernie and the slogan, "for gay marriage".There has to be an all-Ireland approach to healthcare amid the Covid-19 crisis according to Pat Cullen, Director of… https://t.co/u0dGiNI5yl
Retweeted by Neil MorrowTo clarify. It's called Soy Sauce. And to further clarify, given we're clarifying, the UK has negotiated nothing th… https://t.co/BpSNDvKaYeBreaking - Friday’s game between @Giantsrl and @CTRLFC has been cancelled after the Tigers report 12 positive covid… https://t.co/dslcZdn61z
Retweeted by Neil MorrowHard to imagine how the #coronavirus crisis in Belgium could get any worse. Infected staff are continuing to treat… https://t.co/WuMERRu8CiHow we laughed! After they broke the door down. 😂😂😂 https://t.co/sGcsZxTP6m🏆 Former @AllBlacks & 2015 @RugbyWorldCup winning coach joins The Pack. #proudtobeabulldog
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10/28
2020
This tweet from a UK Govt dept is a lie. This is what we expect of a banana republic. How have we arrived at positi… https://t.co/tQcJA8WEnZDisgraceful tweet. Implies that new UK deal with Japan is an improvement from 6% to 0%. In fact current is 0% under… https://t.co/voLaQpYqm2As Chancellor of @QUBelfast, I am so proud to offer an exceptional student this scholarship opportunity. If you'd… https://t.co/MKaktobyel
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Retweeted by Neil MorrowThere was a lot of this a few weeks ago. Worth bearing in mind. https://t.co/oCRiLmy3e5
Retweeted by Neil Morrow @JD_Quotes2017 a new puppyWhen #ExtinctionRebellion decided to picket Sir David Attenborough to attack his environmental credentials, you hav… https://t.co/krKMMUCQaNWorld Athletics 100M champion Christian Coleman has been banned for two years for whereabouts failure. #doping https://t.co/PC5LANJpCHREMEMBER when @statedept said they had 448 pages of records showing what they'd paid to @realdonaldtrump's business… https://t.co/RUxrphA1gf
Retweeted by Neil MorrowTiny but sad impact of #Coronavirus. The ferry from Portugal to Spain (Villa Real to #Ayamonte) is (temporarily) sh… https://t.co/I8utYKtlIGWait for it... https://t.co/PN9BNe3Dqn
Retweeted by Neil MorrowCancel culture, China style. What's fascinating is that #afc fans pretend the issue is only about the player's form… https://t.co/xPe7D8d5c0Biden holds a big lead over Trump, but race could tighten, according to @CNBC All America Survey… https://t.co/jrkdcWsTuo
Retweeted by Neil MorrowGreat article. American dominance of the internet makes for a really weird world. Everyone else is trapped in its c… https://t.co/uCkfPJCW7T*wishTonight, my pal Dave Jackson leaves the BBC after three decades. In the last couple of weeks, @flindersstuart and… https://t.co/Ghx68XtteOAppalling story. This Stalinist refusal to allow people to hold opinions that are different, is utterly menacing. https://t.co/YUVCpIcSZIAs a journalist, I've covered 💯s of stories of firms shutting down. In wake of dozens of my BBC colleagues "leaving… https://t.co/AwAVo5UNwIUK's cumulative death figures this year are not the worst in the developed world. But they among the very worst.… https://t.co/QWNSQJYG8MA bit rich of @SkySports to trumpet this. Sky's involvement in the creation of the #EPL led to the current imbalanc… https://t.co/KO4ZAbcQZyAn addendum to my pinned tweet. https://t.co/vQkjJ1Mz46
10/27
2020
Conservatives used to pretend to be realists. Within weeks their Brexit fantasy will be mugged by reality - the r… https://t.co/K1j3yJfwuX
Retweeted by Neil MorrowHighly significant. Northern @Conservatives are very worried that the narrative may be swinging back to @UKLabour i… https://t.co/xOR55POiRfEvery single time I film at a food bank I have the same thoughts screaming through my head. How did it come to this… https://t.co/a2dwXaAOqw
Retweeted by Neil Morrow @JanowskiKris @wolfblitzer @MiaFarrow I agree. I believe that USA has done bad job in tackling #covid19. I also bel… https://t.co/EhxtHA6L0uFollowing @MarcusRashford's brilliant work, we want to shine a light on former player Billy Batten... Batten gave… https://t.co/t9sgymzODg
Retweeted by Neil MorrowThis #Trump riffing is bizarre. He is clearly persuasive for a large-ish portion of the US electorate. But it just… https://t.co/UqdEUqwAEoNEWS: We confirmed water on the sunlit surface of the Moon for the 1st time using @SOFIAtelescope. We don’t know ye… https://t.co/3gstl0eaMW
Retweeted by Neil Morrow @mrjamesob "Fuck refugees, we should look after our own" "Actually scratch that"
Retweeted by Neil MorrowThis is paradoxal.🇫🇷teacher was murdered by an Islamist. French President defends French values of secularism &free… https://t.co/VX5ZR4OhqD
Retweeted by Neil MorrowTwo Manchester computer programmers have created a website that shows the nearest location for children to access… https://t.co/1bE7CYrgCpSo @BorisJohnson has confirmed that @MattHancock was wrong to claim that the PM has recently been in contact with… https://t.co/bQr4BivouSThe initial university #covid19 surge is over. But the crisis is still ongoing. Regions that thought Nottingham and… https://t.co/p97mlGkWYrThe problem with power, is that only future power attracts. Once people see you're no longer in control, anything c… https://t.co/kXUwhKpnrFColourization seems like a gimmick, but it actually has quite a profound impact. From B&W ancient history, suddenly… https://t.co/B2yLnhrBhU @heatherdesign @BorisJohnson @MarcusRashford You're an odd fish. Just come on to shout at randomers on Twitter this… https://t.co/W6GPFbLr9D @heatherdesign @BorisJohnson @MarcusRashford In other words, I'm allowed to tweet about food poverty without being… https://t.co/eQGxsaBJPH @heatherdesign @BorisJohnson @MarcusRashford Go and do some gritty interior design. @skywatcherintel According to whom? That's not was being reported on #r4today. Happy to wait to see if anyone gets… https://t.co/gLIKBZW2c9 @heatherdesign @BorisJohnson @MarcusRashford Good point. @MarcusRashford is just virtue signalling by asking that c… https://t.co/0Ac80TvLKqThe toughest political opponent in @borisjohnson's political career. @MarcusRashford sticks to the facts, which is… https://t.co/JJWwFXm41CLockdowns can work, but only if we stick rigidly to the rules. They're painful and expensive, but so are temporary… https://t.co/UmgDLoAoQcIn 2016, trad media was so fascinated by Trump, it republished every talking point he wanted. In 2020, only… https://t.co/RTOUhWz9rl#MAGA or #WIMP? https://t.co/zsxSqwyREzAm I wrong to be sceptical about the Isle of Wight ship "kidnapping"? Clearly, something went on that had to be dea… https://t.co/m2cpN68jT7Really interesting. Traditional media has refund its role. Now its job is to try to filter what's out there into cr… https://t.co/hTQOKpgrgG
10/26
2020
Means 'England'. Wales is doing one, obv. These things still elude the two main parties https://t.co/gHpUF8PlA0
Retweeted by Neil Morrow @Blackteadrinker @elle_hunt @reider Agree TR activists often behave behave atrociously & issue physical threats. Bu… https://t.co/YNIlQChKdqScientists: People exposed to SARS-CoV-2 need to quarantine for 14 days to prevent onward transmission Data: Peopl… https://t.co/tyPqQxSOXh
Retweeted by Neil Morrow @elle_hunt @reider I'm replying to myself, because my timeline's gone toxic, with multiple allegations or straightf… https://t.co/UxXZeIxi59 @AlessandraAster @elle_hunt @reider Rude. Muted because you might get a thrill from being blocked. @Blackteadrinker @elle_hunt @reider Sorry. If you believe that one side has squeaky clean hands, I profoundly disag… https://t.co/9Y2rm2WroG @LucidTalk @williamcrawley I get that. Just before a vote, voters have usually definitively decided. My query is ab… https://t.co/MLqUQqjRka @LucidTalk @williamcrawley So (genuine Q) when indyref poll showed majority for independence, was that accurate (at… https://t.co/IxwP8BmxOX @LucidTalk @williamcrawley Should the question be about confidence in the govt, which might be a more accurate indi… https://t.co/8vi7wXLBCP @LucidTalk @williamcrawley Can we ever be sure? The only way to know would be to poll only on a decision day. I'm b… https://t.co/Yejol7CaKW @robfordmancs You can see in Irish (North & South) universities how this will play out. It's standard practice in t… https://t.co/FKZk9XGM0O @williamcrawley I'm not sure. It's like companies who employ McKinsey or PWC etc as consultants. Or Serco for Track… https://t.co/m098ZMEQDr @williamcrawley Feels like it's a crutch for campaigns. You can't be blamed for "following" the polling. But then T… https://t.co/9hOFDlCR0W @williamcrawley Polling must work, up to a point. Otherwise it wouldn't exist. It's gone from being an indicator of… https://t.co/GZFhH5YvgO @williamcrawley Do they not come under "election polling"? @williamcrawley That's simultaneously true yet sounds suspiciously like a convenient get out clause. Exit polls are… https://t.co/DnMzbGcqhF @tfirstelizabeth @elle_hunt @reider Oooh. That's why the debate is toxic. Anyone who doesn't bow to "damands" has t… https://t.co/LBfNOG9eww @tfirstelizabeth @elle_hunt @reider And do you have sympathy for those who feel attacks on Jk Rowling are attacks o… https://t.co/SQrC9qIf2w @tfirstelizabeth @elle_hunt @reider Always a justification from one side or the other, why abuse is justified in th… https://t.co/VyqKoiMOG3 @Janet9998 Eurosport2Only a crash will stop Tao Geoghegan Hart from winning the #giroditalia. Tao who? You better get used to the name. Brilliant stuff. #GiroThe finish to the #Giro is bloody great. Because the big names aren't involved, the TV audience may be low. But thi… https://t.co/028WhcfPN1This is the classic bot account. Almost no followers or activity but manages to "respond" first to @JoeBiden Goodne… https://t.co/dKc45wifIyHmmmm https://t.co/dT4QHU5tEJBest team won. Simple as that. Congrats @storm. #NRLGFThis is making for a great finish to the #NRLGF. But the try that got @PenrithPanthers back into the game will go d… https://t.co/75Ze6iIeSyThis ought to be devastating for the Gov. But it won't receive the attention that it deserves. https://t.co/BOUgLopRuU @elle_hunt @reider Sadly, subject of Trans rights and speech has become toxic on ALL sides. No clean hands. Too man… https://t.co/emvnuNY5zd#NRLGF threatening to get ugly for @PenrithPanthers. They don't deserve this. But they've had a bad night against a wonderful team.This is the tip of a giant iceberg. #BBC journalism is currently being stripped of (literally) thousands of years o… https://t.co/IhNSYmDgE8In every way, @storm have been TV the best side of 2020. Only an uninjured @sydneyroosters squad could have beaten… https://t.co/qZPIF8zBBMTo the People of Great Britain- I AM NOT YOUR MEMBER OF PARLIAMENT!! Love, A poor bloke in Chicago https://t.co/5vF3Ye9ydX
Retweeted by Neil MorrowPresumably @PenrithPanthers will throw the kitchen sink at @storm for 10 minutes. Not sure they can afford to be pa… https://t.co/MVUdpun5Ey
10/25
2020

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