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Member of Parliament for Hertsmere + Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport

807 Following   21,270 Followers   639 Tweets

Joined Twitter 9/13/19


Today is cycle to work day 🚲 Cycling has skyrocketed with numbers up 125% since March - and we’re helping with £50… https://t.co/tnXICM5l7sNew to us and applying for the Government's Culture Recovery Fund? You'll need to set up a profile on our applica… https://t.co/5I9hMKo5iT
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8/6
2020
Thanks to @marcolonghi4dn for the invite & @bclmdirector the guided tour of the fantastic @BCLivingMuseum #Dudley.… https://t.co/6BNpYJrpiU
Retweeted by Oliver DowdenVJ DAY ANNIVERSARY We will pause together on 15th August to remember our greatest my generation who fought so har… https://t.co/S1c1MvkLWuAnother crown jewel museum reopens today Book online for @NHM_London and please wear a 😷 #museumshttps://t.co/SKEiLFEJ1e
8/5
2020
As the Government launches its Culture Recovery Fund, @HENLEYDARREN sets out what it means for the arts and culture… https://t.co/gBFt32cccf
Retweeted by Oliver DowdenGood news for horseracing fans #ITVRacing https://t.co/WnMiAjbIPLBe a tourist in your own town this summer. There are secret sunspots, wondrous walks and stunning scenery all acro… https://t.co/jqf75REmt6
Retweeted by Oliver DowdenGreat to have @Nottm_Contemp reopening today with some brilliant exhibitions on Our museums and galleries are reo… https://t.co/APVGukPHIi
8/4
2020
First day where #EatOutToHelpOut discount applies is today 🍽 With link below you can find local restaurants & caf… https://t.co/sPFO6Lncny
8/3
2020
PM @BorisJohnson has announced today that some of the proposed changes to the rules in August will be postponed for… https://t.co/IAWloErIII
Retweeted by Oliver DowdenFrom 8th Aug we will also require face coverings to be worn in #museums, #galleries #cinemas and #libraries Pleas… https://t.co/fN7WKpoDmDPM has confirmed we cannot go ahead with some easings planned for 1st August - we are hoping for a postponement of… https://t.co/ksUXv6Mwy5PM statement Very disappointing news that with rise in infection rates we cannot press ahead with sports pilots w… https://t.co/Wds7PdFHTx
7/31
2020
These projects will test the amazing things 5G can help do - from building fighter jets to NHS video consultations… https://t.co/0tax3ARqKlMy piece in the ⁦@JewishChron⁩ ✍️ Our Online Harms Bill will make sure social media is not a safe space for antis… https://t.co/G5SVg8NaOZ
7/30
2020
🎭 Culture Recovery Fund 🎭 Details on how to apply for some of the £500m fund administered by @ace_national is her… https://t.co/igBcvPnFaEWe have secured access to 60m doses of another promising #coronavirus vaccine. Our scientists are working at pace… https://t.co/My30maewWP
Retweeted by Oliver DowdenArts orgs will need to show how they will innovate to be sustainable with funding And we need the public to suppor… https://t.co/Bl8iUxCqvvIn first funding round £622m will be distributed 🎭 £500m via @ace_national to museums & galleries, theatres, music… https://t.co/L9gvyCVzpIARTS NEWS Our culture & heritage is too precious to lose Having secured £1.57bn, we’re now able to share further… https://t.co/gMaXI7JaZTFILM NEWS UK film & TV is the envy of the world from Sex Education made in 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 to Outlander in 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿, to Cal… https://t.co/neBs06bfws
7/29
2020
Thanks @NHM_London for showing me all the hard work you're doing to reopen safely next week, with support from… https://t.co/90DKkWOXR72 years to go to the opening ceremony of the #Birmingham2022 Commonwealth Games 🏅 Delighted to be in Birmingham to… https://t.co/pTVKRcltAa
Retweeted by Oliver DowdenAs live sport prepares to welcome back fans, it's so exciting to look forward to this time in 2 years, when… https://t.co/YVowEtCK2I
7/28
2020
No place for antisemitism in politics or social media Good to engage w Karen Pollock, Lord Mann & others over week… https://t.co/gIqW6NxXiqFantastic to be at @Tate Britain this am to celebrate the reopening Some national treasures here that I know many… https://t.co/DdNb2gXThW
7/27
2020
Popped out to Kelman Deli in Bushey Heath for some shopping From today we’re making it compulsory to wear a face c… https://t.co/cGkbWB1TiOLovely array of cakes this morning at @HFGlamping #EnjoySummerSafely #hertsmere 🧁🧁🧁 https://t.co/E3gl2qcYf7
7/24
2020
And then on to the magnificent @KnebworthHouse I know how hard those caring for country houses have worked to kee… https://t.co/K0Fy03P187My first ministerial visit post lockdown was to St James’ in Stanstead Abbotts We are so fortunate to have such ri… https://t.co/p3Fg0OLEP4West Midlands #cricket fans will be pleased to know that a Worcestershire vs Warwickshire cricket game at Edgbaston… https://t.co/9wtXiv1Q6H
Retweeted by Oliver DowdenReaction to our £1.57bn commitment to the arts to help them through covid We'll be releasing details of the proce… https://t.co/u6lq9MAmkLThe wait will be worth it! 🇬🇧 can’t wait to see you on the world stage https://t.co/4W4krMEbyq#Cybersecurity should be everyone’s game, but sport is an attractive target for cyber criminals 💻 Sports should l… https://t.co/axz68fjbgA
7/23
2020
Thank you Joe @thebodycoach for everything you have done to keep us motivated and active during this difficult time… https://t.co/Hdm7MVhMYT
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7/22
2020
We are tackling #disinformation & drowning it out during Covid Ofcom surveys show 🧐Readers are being more sceptica… https://t.co/T8iuauzOYn
7/21
2020
From 1 October business events and conferences will be able to return with social distancing in place, if infection… https://t.co/4enN9w3wGMFrom 1 October, if it's safe to do so, fans will be able to return to stadiums and competition venues with social d… https://t.co/iGzuVSLHHaFrom 1 August the following leisure activities will be able to reopen, following new guidance: Casinos Bowling all… https://t.co/vnelyizJpbFrom 1 August socially distanced audiences can return for indoor performances in theatres, music halls and other ve… https://t.co/G7ZeNfCLfD
7/17
2020
Great tools and advice from @bbc_teach on how to keep the kids safe online 📲 Tech has kept us entertained, kept bu… https://t.co/Xybu0g9FVS
7/16
2020
The Chancellor @RishiSunak has announced the #EatOutToHelpOut scheme as part of his Plan for Jobs. Restaurants, pub… https://t.co/nM8CFW7x2d
Retweeted by Oliver DowdenFantastic news that @SkySports will put the Liverpool v Chelsea match on free to view channel so Liverpool fans can… https://t.co/x0BJ67iWKsThis year marks the 75th anniversary of VJ Day. But what exactly was VJ Day and why is it commemorated? You can fi… https://t.co/Hwrg0tZiwe
Retweeted by Oliver DowdenNEWS for budding designers 🎨 Who wants to design the mascot for @Birminghamcg22? Our #MascotMaker competition wi… https://t.co/lA6EmwMiyQ
7/15
2020
Changes to the planning system will secure our theatres, concert halls and live music performance venues - the envy… https://t.co/YzL2Uyji7n
Retweeted by Oliver DowdenClips from my statement to Parliament today on Telecoms Security and Huawei https://t.co/4TuaZfhm8LNEWS: Huawei will be removed from the UK’s 5G networks by the end of 2027, the government has announced, following… https://t.co/MUqrUfe1HB
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7/14
2020
Already got your kit packed for tomorrow’s game? Show us your shirt 👕 and let us know who you’ll be playing for 🏏 https://t.co/lAxGkPhdeo
Retweeted by Oliver DowdenTourism Minister @HuddlestonNigel is out and about exploring the great outdoors, seeing the measures in place to e… https://t.co/dpNixBzYOd
Retweeted by Oliver DowdenAs part of our £750m package of support for charities, @TNLComFund have already supported almost 500 charities thro… https://t.co/Ig2QkbIi7W
Retweeted by Oliver Dowden✍️My piece in @computerweekly on the power of data https://t.co/tIIQwC292NFrom Saturday, outdoor swimming pools and waterparks can reopen in England if they are COVID-19 Secure.
Retweeted by Oliver DowdenLast night government-endorsed guidance was issued for the safe restarting of music production, created by cross-in… https://t.co/0EB3UhU93b
Retweeted by Oliver DowdenGreat news 🏰 https://t.co/fXifHokQpr
7/10
2020
Guidance for those working in performing arts https://t.co/D9m2nwBJaUGuidance for people who work in grassroots sport and gym/leisure facilities https://t.co/pD2pUzngSL.@OliverDowden announcing new guidance @10DowningStreet press conference today: It's time to: 🍽 Eat out to help ou… https://t.co/l2LsD7ZEvD
Retweeted by Oliver DowdenWe’ve said team sports can restart from this weekend so long as they meet our guidelines - each sport is now produc… https://t.co/sNTzZ0xHHpAnd we can confirm the following can open on 13th July - Beauticians - Tattooists - Spas - Tanning salons There… https://t.co/KbNpqQGoouFrom 25th July the following can reopen safely: - Indoor Gyms - Fitness and Dance Studios - Leisure Centres - Indo… https://t.co/MWg6QHQNJsJust done No10 press conference Key developments: - Grassroots team sports from 11 July - Sports will publish… https://t.co/oQbh7dZoynHuge honour to visit the magnificent #PicassoOnPaper exhibition @royalacademy this morning before declaring it reop… https://t.co/zcHslD7Y0ZExciting news... We are reopening World Museum and the Walker Art Gallery on 15 July. It’s been almost 17 weeks and… https://t.co/bc7ILBy8dt
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7/9
2020
Delighted that @HertsmereBC planning committee voted unanimously in favour of Sky Studios Elstree Shovel ready &… https://t.co/uXz6ndUcNmPleased to confirm VAT cut from 20% to 5% for “attractions” announced by @RishiSunak includes Shows, Theatres, Cir… https://t.co/SLngdloXyqLet’s restart tourism & hospitality 💥 cutting VAT on food, accommodation and attractions to 5% 💥 every single pe… https://t.co/MAR3RQEAqSWe’ve got a #planforjobs and it’s bold 💥Job Retention Bonus Scheme to help businesses help their staff come off fu… https://t.co/tFqLupjL2F"The nation's gallery is open, and we're ready when you are." Great news that the @NationalGallery reopens its doo… https://t.co/4vUIEVo7yJ
Retweeted by Oliver DowdenInternational test cricket back on today and community cricket back on from this weekend The long wait is over wi… https://t.co/b09gnxdyS9
7/8
2020
For the third fund in our Emergency Response Package, we’ve offered £33 million to 196 of our NPOs across the count… https://t.co/YPlf71x8fa
Retweeted by Oliver Dowden“A moment of profound hope for this industry.” @The_Globe Artistic Director Michelle Terry welcomes today’s fundin… https://t.co/dFtjZW9HxC
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7/7
2020
Wonderful https://t.co/1sWERuv1J6To mark government's £1.57bn culture package @OliverDowden and @RishiSunak visited @The_Globe this morning to hear… https://t.co/Ilhx8dSa44
Retweeted by Oliver DowdenMy piece in today’s @EveningStandard https://t.co/yqqDJrV1HbGreat visit to the team @MaryRoseMuseum to welcome today’s fantastic £1.57 billion boost for #culture. A much neede… https://t.co/bPbEu0oYgu
Retweeted by Oliver DowdenGreat visit to @The_Globe with @RishiSunak to highlight our £1.57 billion arts support package We will help instit… https://t.co/SMwcHheSHCOur doors will open on 8 July. All visits must be booked online and in advance. This is to help us manage the numbe… https://t.co/SRqMR2Mg1e
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7/6
2020
Full details of our arts announcement in here 👇 https://t.co/DLzIcYcs2G @cj_dinenage @HuddlestonNigel @DCMS @dianabarranhttps://t.co/IhjQWVLjjfIt comes on top of the huge support government has already provided, including through 350k jobs supported by -the… https://t.co/O8TPcL3vLYThis includes: - £1.15bn of grants and tailored, repayable finance for organisations in England - £100m of targeted… https://t.co/FazpCTJwQJArts and culture make our lives richer in every sense That's why we’re announcing a world leading, £1.57bn package… https://t.co/X42cxNCC4EARTS NEWS 🎭A £1.57 BILLION emergency support package 🩰 Weeks in the making to make this world leading fund to he… https://t.co/QJHkXyzg3bBeing active is absolutely vital for our children’s mental & physical health This £320m package will ensure sport… https://t.co/E3bZxRzhXpFILM NEWS 🎥 New exemption from quarantine rules for filmmakers means we can start making the 🌍 best blockbusters… https://t.co/uuQpaFe0dcSummer of Sport back on 👍 Brilliant news that events like @F1 @SilverstoneUK @ECB_cricket #WIvEnghttps://t.co/Kknuu2YPv4
7/5
2020
Real pleasure to visit @NationalGallery ahead of it's reopening next week. Their remarkable Titian exhibition was o… https://t.co/EWe66wCsFDSee some of the world's greatest paintings in person from 8 July, as we become the first major national art museum… https://t.co/qwea33dGsF
Retweeted by Oliver DowdenIn a landmark deal brokered by the Govt half a million frontline NHS staff in England have benefited from mobile &… https://t.co/0xOb0aIrMsOur wonderful country has so much to offer holiday makers and I have always loved a 🇬🇧 break Tens of thousands of… https://t.co/aUdLgXvnj1
7/4
2020
Great to see this year’s @BFI London Film Festival will be on - going UK wide and virtual for the first time 🎥 dig… https://t.co/abWfzswdQVPleased to confirm grassroots community cricket is coming back 🏏Detailed Covid-secure guidance to be published in… https://t.co/bQt6ZWAaPqHISTORY IS BACK! 😍
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7/3
2020
Music to your ears! 📻 Listeners of popular radio stations will be able to access their favourite analogue shows fo… https://t.co/uHYD5Kyou0
Retweeted by Oliver DowdenThe Youth Steering Group, which works with Ministers to ensure young people’s voices are heard, are looking for 22… https://t.co/YFMCoomC78
Retweeted by Oliver DowdenI saw v comprehensive safety measures in place at @LondonPalladium this morning with @OfficialALW & Public Health E… https://t.co/04BLEsxox6We’re not back to normal yet. But we can start to return to some of the places we’ve missed. This weekend, follow C… https://t.co/hVdeOewrOt
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7/2
2020
I understand the deep anxiety of those working in music & the desire to see fixed dates for reopening I am pushing… https://t.co/AX2CYF69ql
7/1
2020

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