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Nicola Sturgeon @NicolaSturgeon Glasgow, Scotland

First Minister of Scotland, @theSNP Leader and MSP for Glasgow Southside. Loves 📚

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Joined Twitter 6/29/10


It was - “This weekend, the first of the new tighter Scottish Government guidance, we will require students to avoi… https://t.co/EKRlXrRBPe3/ And to clarify one point: today’s @uni_scot advice to students to stay away from pubs/hospitality completely is… https://t.co/8XR5SUVKFv2/ Please self isolate if advised, follow rules on socialising & household mixing, remember FACTS & download… https://t.co/nzZLDw4lQQ1/ To all students - I’m so sorry COVID is making this special time of your lives so tough. But it won’t be forever… https://t.co/6OiaVTovQFFrom 4am on Saturday 26 September, travellers coming into Scotland from these countries are no longer exempt and mu… https://t.co/vGYAD2P9I7
Retweeted by Nicola SturgeonObviously I already have the best job (!) but, you know, as second choices go... https://t.co/ZnZZLbrZh8Today, Under2 Coalition North American Co-Chair Governor @GavinNewsom joined @ClimateGroup for a discussion with Eu… https://t.co/wKObMrOavx
Retweeted by Nicola SturgeonWith contact tracing apps in the news today (welcome to @NHSCOVID19app ) a reminder that if you live in or are visi… https://t.co/DjDDp4iHiWVery sorry to hear that legendary journalist, Sir Harold Evans has died. I always enjoyed talking to Harry, and we… https://t.co/yIiaSTIn8f
9/24
2020
#AcademicTwitter in Scotland: To further & higher ed colleagues teaching online/in person. Could you take 2 mins at… https://t.co/CS9snD06Pz
Retweeted by Nicola SturgeonThis decision is breath-taking in its disregard for Scotland, Northern Ireland and Wales. If there is no UK budget,… https://t.co/vwrVUC04mp
Retweeted by Nicola Sturgeon'I believe that what I have announced is necessary.' On the subject on whether Boris Johnson is making the right d… https://t.co/TZnakCKcge
Retweeted by Nicola Sturgeon'I haven't done this lightly.' First Minister of Scotland @NicolaSturgeon responds to @susannareid100's concerns a… https://t.co/kHkphYglkO
Retweeted by Nicola Sturgeon'A bit of empathy from leaders to the people right now goes a long way' - @piersmorgan 'We're all struggling with… https://t.co/QES8BCJcKd
Retweeted by Nicola SturgeonOn @GMB with @piersmorgan and @susannareid100 shortly (around 8.10am) to talk about Scotland’s fight against CovidGood luck to the brilliant @WigtownBookFest - this year’s festival may be a bit different but I’m sure it will be e… https://t.co/wiEUUT0GTL
9/23
2020
"If we stick with it - and, above all, if we stick together - we will get through it." Today FM @NicolaSturgeon a… https://t.co/MdJFC3goFK
Retweeted by Nicola Sturgeon"We will get through it" First Minister @NicolaSturgeon has made a televised statement in Scotland after more rest… https://t.co/apZGvmfE5G
Retweeted by Nicola SturgeonThanks and best wishes to our Presiding Officer @KenMacintoshMSP as he announces he is standing down next year. He… https://t.co/NhCK5T82a5Agreed https://t.co/YW4mUHXxYCFor info: there will be no @scotgov briefing at 12.15pm today. Instead I will make a statement to @ScotParl at 2.20… https://t.co/mrdtEvJ3vX
9/22
2020
4 UK CMOs - inc @DrGregorSmith - agree raising of #Covid_19 alert level to 4. I’ll participate in COBR meeting tomo… https://t.co/DS4QdSmVVk
9/21
2020
#Thread 👇 https://t.co/dZc41zPWF2
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9/20
2020
@AlisonHendry16 @ScotGovFM It was lovely to meet you too, Alison. Can’t believe that’s a year ago already. As you s… https://t.co/trHJE7eLGH @EmmaKennedy Of course - thank you! @glasgowswestend I have read Pachinko - it’s outstanding. @minjinlee11 earlier novel, Free Food for Millionaires is also brilliantLong day of discussing & analysing latest COVID situation - some difficult decisions ahead. As always, for me, an h… https://t.co/NpEkF2PUvxOne of my absolute favourite #RBG quotes https://t.co/Sbp790Tvyr
Retweeted by Nicola Sturgeon @pollymacnicol Yes - if you live alone, or alone with kids under 18, you can join another household to form an ‘ext… https://t.co/4STpR5tguJWe are delighted to bring together the Celtic leaders of @ScotGov, @niexecutive & @WelshGovernment to safeguard ten… https://t.co/CXX7jAtvZB
Retweeted by Nicola SturgeonBREAKING: Nicola Sturgeon has urged Boris Johnson to call a Cobra meeting over rising #coronavirus infections. She… https://t.co/0mcn5a9ovq
Retweeted by Nicola Sturgeon5/ In the interactions you do have, please follow all the FACTS advice. And please download https://t.co/KoVcynjinI. Thank you 🙏4/ In meantime, I ask everyone across Scotland to be extra careful. Minimise interactions with other households and… https://t.co/8gUiSn9KWi3/ We know from experience earlier in the year that speed and decisiveness of action is important in the fight agai… https://t.co/8qjLeStDvg2/ Given serious situation across UK, I have also asked again that a 4 nations COBR meeting takes place over next 4… https://t.co/SE9XBn5mon1/ There will always be fluctuations in daily figures - that’s why we look at 7 day averages to balance out variati… https://t.co/7aQZP1lmQcFirst Minister @NicolaSturgeon has joined @UniteScotland and the leaders of the @niexecutive and the… https://t.co/7DQVDYiN2J
Retweeted by Nicola SturgeonJustice Ruth Bader Ginsburg fought to the end, through her cancer, with unwavering faith in our democracy and its i… https://t.co/BqOwCg0UG3
Retweeted by Nicola SturgeonGermany's leading coronavirus expert Christian Drosten warns winter will not be easy. TL;DW: Yes, you still have t… https://t.co/ydniVQQtuY
Retweeted by Nicola SturgeonSuch sad news. And what a loss for the USA of a brilliantly clever woman - an icon of justice and women’s rights… https://t.co/jItL46BP1V
9/19
2020
@KirstySSF @RiverbankPri Tell her I said congratulations. Future FM perhaps?A new walk-in covid-19 testing centre has opened in Glasgow City Centre at the Arc on GCU’s campus. The site is set… https://t.co/50Y019cLa9
Retweeted by Nicola SturgeonThis from @devisridhar is important. If we need to tighten restrictions, it will be in the interests of trying to k… https://t.co/nnCjSJIqlAHard to look back on this day in 2014 without a sad feeling of what might have been. I prefer to look forward with… https://t.co/wkmD5d9xq5
9/18
2020
COVID is accelerating across Europe. ⁦@scotgov⁩ will be considering carefully if further measures are needed to ste… https://t.co/HyTvEFLEL9NEW: BBC Scotland has said "with the pandemic still a major cause for public concern, we will, over the coming week… https://t.co/8YjzKeo5rt
Retweeted by Nicola SturgeonThanks a MILLION everyone 👏👏👏 Please keep spreading the word - the more of us who download https://t.co/KoVcynjinIhttps://t.co/HRHdrqzTMwAlmost 1 million of us in Scotland have now downloaded Protect Scotland. Thank you - we know this will make a diffe… https://t.co/lEH9MluX1G
Retweeted by Nicola SturgeonInteresting read in today’s ⁦@FT⁩ https://t.co/DWyjP4FEUr
9/17
2020
Support for Scottish independence has reached its highest sustained level in polling history and two-thirds of youn… https://t.co/ZUQO9zwbeb
Retweeted by Nicola SturgeonAlmost 1 million of us in Scotland have now downloaded Protect Scotland. Thank you - we know this will make a diffe… https://t.co/lEH9MluX1G
9/16
2020
@NicolaSturgeon has asked anyone who has been contacted by a Test and Protect scammer to contact us on 0808 164 600… https://t.co/TfTtOjIKyJ
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9/15
2020
Wanting to sort out a testing backlog is not playing politics - it’s about making sure we’re fighting the virus as… https://t.co/rjMaMJKdtZIf you haven’t already, please download https://t.co/zArDmkakdC - and encourage others to do so too. ThanksRemember if you live in Glasgow, East or West Dunbartonshire, Renfrewshire. East Renfrewshire, North or South Lanar… https://t.co/pLtFXlS5OtNew rules limiting social gatherings to 6 people from a maximum of 2 households take effect today. With COVID on th… https://t.co/CQr5rItuyh
9/14
2020
Today’s case report underlines the need for all of us to be careful and abide by public health rules. In particular… https://t.co/zwME308vMBSpellbinding from @NickyBenedetti https://t.co/cgage70FGfBrilliant. Congratulations, John! 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 https://t.co/MZwB7pQ1F7
9/13
2020
Sending best wishes to Kirsty and her partner who are among the first to receive this notification. This shows how… https://t.co/GxwOsq285oCoronavirus: France reports highest number of daily COVID cases since pandemic began https://t.co/khHezMtk8J
Retweeted by Nicola SturgeonLook away if you’re not here for 📚 chat...but one of my very favourite things as a reader is coming across an autho… https://t.co/u0SB6Cn1pJBig milestone for https://t.co/zArDmkakdC - 800,000 downloads. This means approx 20% of adult population is using i… https://t.co/GTP8cEtskWPlease heed all the public health advice. More than ever we must remember that what we do as individuals just now a… https://t.co/nkaTf5175rAdditional restrictions have been placed on Lanarkshire. People living in Lanarkshire should no longer meet with pe… https://t.co/MIrJcYL8vJ
Retweeted by Nicola Sturgeon @farrell_katrina Tell Heather I’m sorry she can’t play with her pal but I’m really pleased she’s being so responsib… https://t.co/xLqRvo9xmw5/ By following these steps, we all play our part in protecting Scotland. It’s tough but it’s necessary. We are all… https://t.co/SpYNn0bsPr4/ Wherever you are and whatever you are doing, remember FACTS - 🇫Face coverings in enclosed spaces 🇦Avoid crowded… https://t.co/lIGudiLrgc3/ In the rest of the country, please limit social gatherings, indoors and outdoors, to 6 people from a maximum of… https://t.co/RH54AR90pr2/ If - as I do - you live in Glasgow, East or West Dunbartonshire, Renfrewshire, East Renfrewshire, North or South… https://t.co/4KZdZK2jzT1/ COVID is on the rise again across the UK and Europe. Keeping it under control requires care and vigilance from a… https://t.co/bDH30UhhebThe Protect Scotland app from NHS Scotland’s Test and Protect is a free mobile phone app designed to help us protec… https://t.co/Mq7GCRAyk7
Retweeted by Nicola SturgeonDon’t forget that there are steps we can all take to fight back against COVID. A simple but very important one is d… https://t.co/5HDTekzQYm
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9/12
2020
This by @JennyLConstable is v good and worth a read. Young people are more exposed to Covid, but that’s not their f… https://t.co/UAjTer2X6vEarlier I set out an extension of the restrictions in place in the west of Scotland which we are regrettably having… https://t.co/aXCY5UHvMT
Retweeted by Nicola SturgeonNEW @Survation Poll - Scottish Independence Referendum “Should Scotland be an independent country?” Yes 53% (+3)… https://t.co/xmqFrJGVhA
Retweeted by Nicola SturgeonNEW @Survation Poll –Scottish Parliament Constituency vote SNP 53% (+2) CON 20% (-3) LAB 18% (+1) LD 7% (-… https://t.co/h46Tzdvphz
Retweeted by Nicola SturgeonDeputy First Minister @JohnSwinney outlines the tougher restrictions on home visits which have been extended to Nor… https://t.co/HzE3Ag56wD
Retweeted by Nicola SturgeonDon’t forget that there are steps we can all take to fight back against COVID. A simple but very important one is d… https://t.co/5HDTekzQYmThis is unwelcome news for Lanarkshire, but absolutely necessary given sharp rise in cases. If you live in Lanarksh… https://t.co/MI5SdmiRBBNot long left to apply to the Silverburn Giving Back Project. We want to hear from local charities that have work… https://t.co/iLmiaIrpmL
Retweeted by Nicola Sturgeon.@NicolaSturgeon thanks the more than 600,000 people who have already downloaded the new Protect Scotland app. FM… https://t.co/wrMGHZZiNe
Retweeted by Nicola SturgeonBirmingham lockdown restrictions increased following spike in coronavirus cases https://t.co/Ft9wLVJtIs
Retweeted by Nicola SturgeonA future First Minister here! Love this @stmatthewsrcps https://t.co/5SYuXNkKQ9Good morning. If you haven’t already, please download https://t.co/zArDmkakdC today - and encourage your friends an… https://t.co/QrSk0i2pc3
Retweeted by Nicola SturgeonGood morning. If you haven’t already, please download https://t.co/zArDmkakdC today - and encourage your friends an… https://t.co/QrSk0i2pc3
9/11
2020
My thanks to the HALF A MILLION plus of you who have already downloaded the Protect Scotland app. Please keep sprea… https://t.co/VhBAPwUGeYCoronavirus: 'Deeply worrying' rise in cases sees Northern Ireland introduce local restrictions https://t.co/az1d7vKRho
Retweeted by Nicola Sturgeon @Will_Sutcliffe8 Please pass on my congratulations to Maggie - this is a thoroughly well deserved award. Hamnet is a wonderful novel.Restricting indoor and outdoor gatherings to six people from no more than two households is a 'tough measure' - but… https://t.co/iML0Y3VeTI
Retweeted by Nicola SturgeonThe end of an era. Brian has been a fixture of @ScotParl and Scottish politics for as long as I can remember. The r… https://t.co/qGc5dobkgG👏 More than 350,000 people have now downloaded Protect Scotland. Please keep spreading the word - the higher we get… https://t.co/rrljs8MsAa📱There’s a new way to help fight COVID in Scotland. ‘Protect Scotland’ - our confidential contact tracing app - wil… https://t.co/5ibmzVILoW
Retweeted by Nicola SturgeonOur contact tracing app – Protect Scotland – is now available to download. It is: 🔹 Simple and easy to use 🔹 Priva… https://t.co/7NUC4JLnhw
Retweeted by Nicola SturgeonThanks to the 100,000 + people who have already downloaded Protect Scotland. Please keep spreading the word - the m… https://t.co/WOc4ybNhEqExpert endorsement for the @scotgov contact tracing app. https://t.co/OomUG5JfNC
Retweeted by Nicola SturgeonWatch this short video for more detail on how Protect Scotland works https://t.co/R3g2MUr3FK📱There’s a new way to help fight COVID in Scotland. ‘Protect Scotland’ - our confidential contact tracing app - wil… https://t.co/5ibmzVILoW
9/10
2020
Some preliminary thoughts from humble political scientist on #InternalMarketBill. I'll restrict my comments to impa… https://t.co/qum917uP1J
Retweeted by Nicola SturgeonBreaking: @NicolaSturgeon says UK government's internal market bill, published today, is "an abomination", "a no ho… https://t.co/bXuZOp8B38
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9/9
2020

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