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Ken Patrick @ochkenny Dunfermline

Born and educated in Scotland returned in retirement in September 14. Learning to be a Grandad, interests in tennis,energy,environment, education and governance

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Joined Twitter 7/18/12


@robfmac Will you be allowed in staff rooms? @Planet_Pedro It means one controlled by EU Bathing water directive where water quality has to be monitored and reported on. @ReidEileen1 @robfmac They could draft in @LesleyRiddoch for the dirty camping if that was allowed , she has a PhD in wild hutting @Planet_Pedro @ScotParl @scotgov I don't really want to think that happens but we keep getting provided with evidence. @Planet_Pedro @ScotParl @scotgov My MSP said the same, must have been told to.Here’s some really good news: the likelihood of someone dying after being admitted to intensive care with #COVID19https://t.co/RbeK1xeHJt
Retweeted by Ken Patrick @FifeCouncil Are community groups being allowed back into halls? @S_A_Somerville He doesn't have to be in charge of these other things. If you had more talent in your ranks then he… https://t.co/uYebeKDPWnRegular reminder to ignore the bogus & discredited PHE death figures. They report 91 for England today. We know fro… https://t.co/Aaw5UECfTJ
Retweeted by Ken Patrick @M4rtyman @shab1975 @STVSport Because we did not know about these rules. Thanks for pointing them out. @Innealadair @IanGrant_edwest so not a resignation matter then?Have the rules just changed on number of households that can gather together inside? I am hearing stories of indoor… https://t.co/xQzDg4epooVery important thread on schools. https://t.co/cEMGt5RiT7
Retweeted by Ken Patrick @BBCHughPym Aberdeen or are you England & Wales only? @BrianWilson1967 Is it perhaps because I agree with but to me it is very well written. @PaulJSweeney @scottishlabour They could have issued these "results " in early June @KeithRSteele @dhothersall Hubble bubble boil and trouble? @dhothersall Wonder why they didn't do all this work back in May and publish results early. @AsEasyAsRiding I got shouted at yesterday by a car going in the opposite direction on a wide road becuase I wasn't… https://t.co/STsZ9bdYeKhttps://t.co/kxmYCCahwn @robfmac Agree with this thanks for sharing, "while COVID-19 spreads easily among speakers and sneezers in close en… https://t.co/Q8WA8BbGzj @tennisscotland Is anybody seeing instances of indoor facilities being opened other than churches and hospitality? @get_headway @NicolaSturgeon @robfmac What do you mean by airborne? Also children don't go out to pubs and clubs and have been to very few indoo… https://t.co/cCtREXD7mkMany stories of these contact lists not being used in Aberdeen https://t.co/pxIkd2215u @BBCJamesCook @NicolaSturgeon What rules? Was this after these pubs had been named on a lockdown list? @GlennBBC @NicolaSturgeon Even though in Aberdeen apparently the pub contact lists were not used? @robfmac To protect the children from the adults? @DrRJSimpson @gladdis49 @UKChange Recall parliament and vote on it. @AngusRobertson You do know that many of us do not like being governed by an incompetent SNP administration and are… https://t.co/4ITbPcLklR @JamesDelingpole No the article in the Telegraph seems to be a factual account. @Fyrishsunset Contract tracing is talking to a person who is +ve and finding out who they have spent more than 15 minutes within 2 metres.Belgium taken off the FCO 'safe' list, so requires 14-day quarantine on return to UK, even if all you're doing is c… https://t.co/PLynIflV0v
Retweeted by Ken PatrickMore litter at the primary school seating areas again this morning after it had been all tidied and cleaned yesterd… https://t.co/e45XyyRUVa
Retweeted by Ken Patrick
8/7
2020
@LesleyRiddoch Has the power to sort many things before that but incompetence and wrong priorities get in the way.… https://t.co/2ks3FVFaIz @barrydouglas81 @EastAyrshire @scotgov @sqanews How did exam results compare with estimates last eyar?Wow, now many tonnes of ammonium nitrate is this.? https://t.co/4DOb5joNDw"not one of them has sought to pretend that government policy is made in cabinet" https://t.co/4DOb5joNDw @amateuradam @JamieGlackin1 @cumbernauldkev @DJohnsonMSP You have misunderstood how it works, he is from Wishaw therefore he had misspent youth… https://t.co/iGM4jraTp6 @camerongreer21 @Alliance4Unity Does not finish until this is sorted🔴 New data suggests that the easing of lockdown restrictions did not lead to an increase in infection rates in Engl… https://t.co/X2eS5XJOzB
Retweeted by Ken Patrick @rufusjones1 Except maybe in Aberdeen, Portobello and the Meadows Edinburgh @justjanis @HalOsler Never mind the small children @RJW_esq @KeithRSteele Learned a lesson? @CllrSMcCabe @ChrisMcEleny @inverclyde @theSNP @NicolaSturgeon Has the SNP not left him yet? @Cat_Headley Quite a few that i have spoken to, reckon it was early on @GeorgeFoulkes @NicolaSturgeon @JohnSwinney Please Sir, the Labour party? @alexgallagher2 @2351onthelist @MrMcEnaney @AgentP22 @theSNP @JennyGilruth must be carefully considering her response. @ka8895 @GlaswegianTory We will need to downgrade their O level physics. @DouglasRob0 It can't be said too often. The exam diet was cancelled. Why didn't they generate their proposed resul… https://t.co/JDeTmN8jhc
Retweeted by Ken Patrick @SPimpernel1 @doctorp1984 @evapeterannax @SeafarerMichael Ballsed this up? I must have missed that English lesson.Paddling and getting some grounding energy at Ballycastle Beach this morning @marinehotelni @Ballycastle_NIhttps://t.co/HjWNi3gsrq
Retweeted by Ken Patrick @annlizkelly @marinehotelni @Ballycastle_NI @newslineweather @antonirish @ScenesOfUlster @LoveBallycastlehttps://t.co/JkVGlnKew8 @FraserWhyte81 @aidanskinner Including the one that was first mentioned I hearm @JamesKellyLab @jayniebax Get him into parliament to explain, a vote of no confidence parhaps. @mgshanks But I thought measures were being taken in recent years to narrow that gap. @Richmond932 @lokiscottishrap Tradimus Lampada. @AnasSarwar So education and health social care need to be at the forefront of the 2021 election. We should be able… https://t.co/3hng96cv8o @JeaneF1MSP Test and Protect we were told was a system to find the 100s of contacts of the +ve cases and ask them t… https://t.co/v37iHYzI58 @graemepwallace @PaulJSweeney Did you have to give the predicted grades before you knew that exams would be cancelled? @snapperup And the dirty camping. @AndrewBowie_MP @SecretOil @P_H_S_Official @NHSGrampian @scotgov Not even had any contact with Test&Protect I hear… https://t.co/Ldh34SEphl @elrick1 @gladdis49 Test&Protect must have been working then but is not up to it now. @MrMcEnaney What about pupil equity fund, should its effects not have kicked in by now? @severincarrell I have heard from locals that the pub at the centre of this has not been contacted by Test&Protect officials. @Dyinfly @KeithRSteele He has just got his cycling proficiency. @FraserWhyte81 One test would be How similar is the legislation. @GdnScotland @severincarrell Locking down 100s of thousands because Test&Protect could not find and isolate the 100… https://t.co/qyheUHZFdJThink Scottish exam results a good example of government forgetting life not lived in the aggregate. In aggregate,… https://t.co/bg75tI8lBg
Retweeted by Ken Patrick
8/6
2020
The same individual vs population thinking applies to social distancing – we can't be confident every single person… https://t.co/jhLxknvTMB
Retweeted by Ken Patrick @rfhaviland @ChildOfAlba To be fair, Labour took months and months and ended up in much the same place. One with a… https://t.co/rdVnjmq0Yr
Retweeted by Ken Patrick @ReidEileen1 @mcnalu This seems to be full and accurate account. https://t.co/k6YPQGPfe7 @AngusRobertson He won your old seat and @RuthDavidsonMSP won Edinburgh Central where I believe you are next trying your luck @LesleyRiddoch Were you not sobered up by the SQA fiasco yesterday? @annlizkelly @marinehotelni @Ballycastle_NI @newslineweather @antonirish @ScenesOfUlster @LoveBallycastlehttps://t.co/hFpOqLLypx @Boab10s @MarrsioFootball @Kennyf1283 Oh, they are breaking up Scotland as well as UK.Ballycastle beach @ExploreKintyre @marinehotelni @Ballycastle_NI @newslineweather @antonirish @ScenesOfUlsterhttps://t.co/8LfaIclOft
Retweeted by Ken Patrick @Cat_Headley Agree but he should put together his strongest team and let the most apprioriate people lead on the t… https://t.co/KIk10LS7k2 @JonMarcStanley Was it on the high seas or docked in port in a built up area for too long? Such storage would not b… https://t.co/ahsOCi1ZtX @Cat_Headley Opposing is better than hating. @Planet_Pedro My Uncle Packy helped build that road and then went on to the construction of Windscale. @JamieGlackin1 @UofGVC Well they let my girl into medicine iin 2002 and we were living at the time in a "disadvantaged" post code. @JamieGlackin1 Hopefully the Unis will see through this and give these pupils places based on their prelims. I woul… https://t.co/Lr2w5vASoF @paulhutcheon Absence of evidence isn’t evidence of absence: we have some seriously stupid people running Scottish… https://t.co/VF8Pi5Kg0K
Retweeted by Ken Patrick
8/5
2020
@sinabooeshaghi @allisonpearson 2,700 tonnes of ammonium nitrate in a ship in the harbour. @ReidEileen1 @mcnalu Lebanon's security chief has just said there was 2,700 tonnes of Ammonium Nitrate in the harbo… https://t.co/zqKP94KXEz @mcnalu @ReidEileen1 She would know it well since it was a major factor in the SEVESO II revision. @ReidEileen1 @mcnalu No and we might not. I remember the Toulouse incident because it was top tier hazard site as m… https://t.co/zNBFFVuBpo @LabourRichard @jayniebax @IainGrayMSP @JohnSwinney And you are going to be relentless about this. You can't rest until he sorts it @mcnalu Toulouse was Ammonium Nitrate factory and I read an "expert" on here say that it was nitrate in this case. @murdo_fraser All the opposition education spokespersons should be making representation on her behalf and others l… https://t.co/rKvXMYjMz3 @mcnalu Almost exactly the same figures as for the AZF Toulouse nitrate factory explosion in 2001.Not this again. I asked a few weeks ago and got nothing but will try again. I've searched https://t.co/vFYcCFRri5 j… https://t.co/IpSiqZfePM
Retweeted by Ken Patrick @DanKaszeta https://t.co/bM8cyhMIPP, similar? @ChrisPalmerNBA Chris with all your followers a quick check on mushroom cloud explosions would have been in order.This is a good news peat story, not a bad one. Peatland extracted from Castlehill is allowed by SNH so that sensi… https://t.co/vmsumSmu4x
Retweeted by Ken Patrick @JenWilliamsMEN https://t.co/y1UsJO9pC8 @LabourHame @gladdis49 @dhothersall Well said Duncan.
8/4
2020
@AngusMacNeilSNP @GoldishCJ @ChrisMcEleny Give the comedians a break Angus and stop with the jokes.
8/3
2020

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