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Labour MP for Sheffield Central. Shadow Minister for Brexit and EU Negotiations.

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Joined Twitter 9/21/11


We would love to hear from you! 🙏 Please take 5 minutes to complete this survey to help us improve our communicatio… https://t.co/4rlRqjEiOc
Retweeted by Paul Blomfield MPI’m pleased to be holding an online open meeting tomorrow at 7pm as part of my Big Conversation. Help shape my work… https://t.co/cpeRyw8GOo
9/30
2020
Absolutely right. This deeply flawed piece of legislation is indefensible and I fear the damage to our internationa… https://t.co/f1z36PKwXh
Retweeted by Paul Blomfield MPWhatever challenges you’re facing at university, Keir Starmer wants to hear from you. RSVP to join the special firs… https://t.co/S2Bs7zuFnOExtraordinary that Tory MPs have just been whipped to vote against a clause that “requires ministers to respect the… https://t.co/ZuHqzBNP1v
Retweeted by Paul Blomfield MPThe music industry has been hung out to dry by the Govt. Pleased to back @SheffCityRegion Music Board call for targ… https://t.co/VHmqJn3qLN @frizbiz666 Quite a few other Labour MPs pressed the issue too. But none of us got the responses we need.I questioned @AlokSharma_RDG on support for the music, events and creative industries. He promised conversation, bu… https://t.co/cXn3pA1G6j
9/29
2020
Big Conversation events, voting on coronavirus emergency powers, and Brexit – some of my week ahead https://t.co/9WmzWjFCbE
9/28
2020
Really encouraging to see @JamieOliver @thebodycoach @hughfw @jimmysfarm @itsanitarani @ctodiwala @chetnamakan join… https://t.co/vjpyNPc2Le
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9/27
2020
“Using Britain’s steel is better for our economy, better for our steelworkers and ultimately, better for our planet… https://t.co/QcokgE2vIb
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9/24
2020
We're close to double digits. It's 100 days till the transition period ends. This Tory Government says it's prepa… https://t.co/dk4AtUNAbc
Retweeted by Paul Blomfield MPHelp shape my work in Parliament through my Big Conversation. Join an online meeting. Fill in a survey.… https://t.co/OFwQ195JoPPleased to support the launch of the third Big Step, a brilliant campaign calling for a ban on gambling advertising… https://t.co/lAkVP1WR9q
9/23
2020
This afternoon I set out Labour’s opposition to Tory plans to breach international law. Watch the extract below and… https://t.co/G5QVbSrbS6I’ve consistently pressed for safe and legal routes for those seeking refuge in the UK and am pleased to join other… https://t.co/930gXwoIVVThis week I'll be leading Labour's response to Govt law-breaking in the Internal Market Bill, hosting a virtual lob… https://t.co/MNNKoT1JjT
9/21
2020
They've had four years and still this govt isn't working with leaders like the Road Haulage Association on the chal… https://t.co/LECuO8XCKU
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9/17
2020
Why is Liz Truss spending millions of pounds of taxpayers’ money on a new Trade Negotiations Facility in the first… https://t.co/jg1TgPJcKz
Retweeted by Paul Blomfield MPCovid and Brexit are among the challenges for local business. Looking forward to hearing the views of those running… https://t.co/z8jFJ3YUzcJoin in with the Big Conversation virtually this year! Click here to see a list of events, how to get involved, and… https://t.co/bkXXcEOcTG
9/16
2020
And we remember those who, like my mum, served in the Women's Auxiliary Air Force (WAAF) plotting the battles from… https://t.co/GoLbklkUEbHugely important issue raised by my colleague @CatSmithMP challenging voter suppression. https://t.co/sfICCuzEooTogether with other Sheffield Labour MPs and Sheffield aquatics clubs I'm pressing the Government to provide fundin… https://t.co/ZTxYKQ6o7FPleased to be kicking off this year's Big Conversation on Friday 18th September with an online event for small busi… https://t.co/lgjZFt8xKi @simmo86 I've written to Matt Hancock and @JonAshworth pressed it through an Urgent Question https://t.co/1Y1gTyIRcX
9/15
2020
“The PM has said he wants to bring unity to the country... I therefore congratulate him on having in one short year… https://t.co/13SdTCgogc
Retweeted by Paul Blomfield MP"Come on, tell us!" Ed Miliband challenges Boris Johnson to stand up in the Commons and prove him wrong about the… https://t.co/pfNK7cfgnz
Retweeted by Paul Blomfield MPA party that once treasured the rule of law trashes it in plain sight. https://t.co/onDjZ54SbT
Retweeted by Paul Blomfield MP @cprsmum @HJDulake @LouHaigh @SheffieldStar @BBCNews @BBCBreakfast Deeply disturbing. Let us know how you get on. W… https://t.co/WqsUTXZhefJohnson ran straight out of the chamber seconds after he was utterly exposed and shamed by @Ed_Miliband - didn’t wa… https://t.co/nyiMWPY1Dg
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9/14
2020
@rcsloggett @ed_shackle @DavidGauke @Royston_Smith MOST READ ON RED BOX THIS WEEK 1. A Canada-style Brexit deal fa… https://t.co/UM1AweMqct
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9/11
2020
UK Government has cut export support for small businesses. At the same time they claim they are doing whatever it t… https://t.co/o0KyRDs9AN
Retweeted by Paul Blomfield MP“Power without responsibility” - great article from my colleague @helenhayes_ on @BorisJohnson approach to governme… https://t.co/M0RizuamNRAs Brexit talks stall @BorisJohnson and Chief Negotiator @DavidGHFrost continue to insist they simply want a Canada… https://t.co/rD1mv8DxTG
9/10
2020
Crucial Brexit talks, tackling gambling addiction, action on the climate emergency and local meetings on Covid are… https://t.co/Xiltto2qw8My father took his life prematurely after a terminal diagnosis because the current law denied him choice later. We… https://t.co/L2Kxq1JTpFIn December ⁦@BorisJohnson⁩ promised an “oven-ready” deal. Now he’s ripping up key parts and threatening to collaps… https://t.co/0v3JnWZT1s
9/7
2020
More dishonesty from the Tories. There is no such thing as an "Australia-style" agreement. Australia has no deal wi… https://t.co/enu3hmLIoe
9/6
2020
I don’t want to go back to the way we were before. I want our experiences from COVID to have jolted us into creatin… https://t.co/49c4klMjoW
Retweeted by Paul Blomfield MPMy kids are a quarter Huguenot, a quarter East End white, a quarter Irish, a quarter Jewish and I'm proud to say th… https://t.co/pgDZbAPmlI
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9/5
2020
Liz Truss said that the members of her new Board of Trade share Britain's high standards. Where are the high stand… https://t.co/wKO5TMjqa4
Retweeted by Paul Blomfield MPWhen Hancock, Truss and Farage tell you we should wave away Tony Abbott’s misogyny and homophobia, because what mat… https://t.co/b1b4HjRnae
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9/4
2020
This evening I have written to the Govt urging them not to appoint Tony Abbott to the Board of Trade. His views are… https://t.co/scrXI5nVJH
Retweeted by Paul Blomfield MPNot delivering on the promised "oven ready deal" would be a spectacular failure by the Tories - not least by adding… https://t.co/TFmLyg2gxA
Retweeted by Paul Blomfield MPWhy does the Minister think that other G7 countries are doing so much better than we are in trade in goods with Ind… https://t.co/VvZQjG1kn4
Retweeted by Paul Blomfield MP @PaulBlomfieldMP Tory bluster trumps facts again. Govt's own website shows Ministers' claim on rollover deals is wr… https://t.co/T96tPP3MprTory incompetence under the spotlight again. As we leave the EU transition, the Dept of Int Trade must roll over de… https://t.co/3NohGziulp
9/3
2020
The Conservatives' serial incompetence is holding Britain back. #PMQs https://t.co/yBN5SkqyYU
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9/2
2020
Good trade deals are vital for our economy, but they won't happen if ministers deliberately exclude the voices of w… https://t.co/5bWjY3BCnC
Retweeted by Paul Blomfield MP.@BorisJohnson told the British people he had an ‘oven ready’ deal in December. He must deliver on his promise or f… https://t.co/gUG7KaEb8MToday I pressed @MattHancock on the #FairPayForNursing campaign, and to pay our health and care staff fairly. https://t.co/XIoA0s42sgAs Parliament returns, I’ll be questioning the Health Secretary, meeting universities, following Brexit talks, talk… https://t.co/lIZObYh69L
9/1
2020
In case you missed it: @MarshadeCordova meets young people at Carney’s Community and opens up a vital conversation… https://t.co/x4aNLU6Y7S
Retweeted by Paul Blomfield MPIt's bad enough to outsource millions into ineffective contracts for PPE & testing - but this Tory govt also thinks… https://t.co/ww4SmYA5he
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8/31
2020
Prime Minister so incapable of taking responsibility that he is inventing an alternative sci-fi reality in which al… https://t.co/hySAWd1GWn
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8/27
2020
As Chair of the @APPGStudents I've written to @GavinWilliamson urging him to include students in the Covid HE Taskf… https://t.co/UKKxJLBws5
8/25
2020
The Tories’ response to the pandemic appears to have been driven by who they know, without transparency or proper t… https://t.co/1vZRQWMY3B
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8/24
2020
Right now, the Trade Bill leaves us open to US meat imports produced in these horrific conditions. Our current impo… https://t.co/2YKr2vMrFE
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8/23
2020
Last December Boris Johnson told the country he had an 'oven ready' deal. In June he claimed it could be delivered… https://t.co/bqekNAtvlX
Retweeted by Paul Blomfield MPIn December @BorisJohnson told the British people he had an ‘oven ready’ deal. In June he said it could be agreed i… https://t.co/LIpmPDD3VrEarlier this year, Liz Truss held three meetings with the IEA. In July, she disclosed the meetings on the official… https://t.co/F13URNqOm1
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8/21
2020
Guess who got a new £116,000 Government contract to ‘learn lessons’ from the Covid-19 crisis without going to tende… https://t.co/OvXywD8Jkv
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8/20
2020
Families across the country have faced anxiety and hurt because of the incompetence of Boris Johnson's Government. https://t.co/r38ZZf64ZQ
Retweeted by Paul Blomfield MPPleased to be backing this initiative. Sheffield’s great music scene is important to the quality of our lives and o… https://t.co/TzlFveahLuWell done to all students, parents and teachers who have campaigned for this u-turn. I am so pleased GCSE & A level… https://t.co/4NU81GAvP6
Retweeted by Paul Blomfield MPFurther Brexit talks start this evening - @BorisJohnson must deliver the ‘oven-ready’ deal he signed with the EU an… https://t.co/8vyAYhCnJc
8/18
2020
Government must act to end the injustice it has created on A levels and accept teacher assessments. https://t.co/P13pca775z
8/17
2020
There’s no perfect solution to the mess the Govt have created for this year’s A level students, but the fairest is… https://t.co/Rew9eGYqPIOf many messages from A level students, schools & parents, this one articulates the most powerfully why the Tories’… https://t.co/wNEIyh8ntH
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8/14
2020
The Government’s chaotic handling of A-level results means a generation of young people are unable to live the futu… https://t.co/4TBxKfKd6B
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8/13
2020
"Where you are born, and your family background, should not determine your life chances." @CatSmithMP calls for mo… https://t.co/xbL86bPaqK
Retweeted by Paul Blomfield MPSign our petition: "Tell the government: Don't backtrack on assurances EHIC card scheme would in effect continue"… https://t.co/2WmYEkjrab
Retweeted by Paul Blomfield MPSerco got the Test and Trace contract from the govt. Health Dept were told again and again to use local authority… https://t.co/huk3ZKwP8t
Retweeted by Paul Blomfield MPThis is an email from the Customer Services Director at Serco explaining how they first got involved in track and t… https://t.co/RQAE9SAXjP
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8/12
2020
My piece in the @DailyMirror today. The astonishing 93% rise in families hit by the benefit cap must serve as a wak… https://t.co/A6B6KXXXNv
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8/11
2020
I wrote to the Chair of the House of Lords Appointment Commission, regarding the peerage for Claire Fox. It is cl… https://t.co/ZD75ADlXCM
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8/10
2020
This should be a transparent, fair and effective process to ensure the best outcomes for the public and for those o… https://t.co/O7Rs3vouqb
Retweeted by Paul Blomfield MPAs we enter into a “new normal”, we should prioritise reducing the threat that nuclear weapons pose and we should w… https://t.co/75znFaTUAc
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8/9
2020
“Boris Johnson clapped for our brilliant NHS staff. Now he needs to recognise their true value and give all NHS sta… https://t.co/54HgYdc9BZ
Retweeted by Paul Blomfield MP"Nicola Sturgeon asked the people of Scotland to judge her on her education record. Well, it’s a fail from me." and… https://t.co/WK8hLiLRPm
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8/6
2020
One year after the revocation of Article 370, Sheffield's Labour MPs join together in calling for action on human r… https://t.co/KNC41uA2GT'Our identity has been robbed': life in #Kashmir after a year of crisis Thinking of all in #Kashmir a year after t… https://t.co/VlQhOT9X9X
Retweeted by Paul Blomfield MPToday marks the anniversary of India’s unilateral revocation of A370, and the removal of the special status of Indi… https://t.co/q2crT9Vgrl
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8/5
2020
Papa John’s worker Kyle has some exciting news 👇 RT to send a message to employers across the country: when worker… https://t.co/TH0HCVGngT
Retweeted by Paul Blomfield MP‘I never thought in terms of being a leader. I thought very simply in terms of helping people’. Nobel Laureate and… https://t.co/hgvs1owm60
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8/3
2020
Lots of local anger in Ashford. People around Kent and across the country will want reassurance that they won't be… https://t.co/tMG58qOIzA
Retweeted by Paul Blomfield MPJust 6 weeks since @BorisJohnson put ‘a tiger in the tank’ to secure a deal by the end of July! Govt intransigence… https://t.co/x8ZE9aaOld
8/1
2020
Many congratulations to the class of 2020 who are graduating this summer! Here's my message to you as you celebrate… https://t.co/QyHmI8eicx
Retweeted by Paul Blomfield MPI’ve been in Ashford in Kent to hear the concerns of residents & local business about the govt's proposed giant lor… https://t.co/hOJg3tFclz
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7/31
2020
When Boris Johnson talked about relaxing planning laws, no one thought he meant turning part of the Garden of Engla… https://t.co/Wu9lSQougI
Retweeted by Paul Blomfield MPAs Chair of @APPGStudents congratulations from our members to everyone graduating after a difficult year. Everyone… https://t.co/9KLLZyzH1S
7/30
2020
Tory cuts to policing have had a devastating impact on crime in too many of our communities. I spoke with… https://t.co/QQ9rmsbjbd
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7/29
2020
Statutory sick pay in the UK is just £95.85 a week - one of the lowest levels in Europe. People want to do the rig… https://t.co/fLoh2GW6MB
Retweeted by Paul Blomfield MPWe need a strategy to suppress the growing digital pandemic of misinformation about vaccines — particularly on soci… https://t.co/TggF0FmGXK
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7/26
2020
"There is a real concern about the way in which the govt is holding parliament, the devolved administrations and ot… https://t.co/7Em1GUxcVe
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7/24
2020
My @guardian interview on how the government has failed students & schools during the Covid crisis > Labour slams '… https://t.co/Wv2NzyJsQa
Retweeted by Paul Blomfield MPPresident Trump said, "NHS on the table", 4 June 2019. US negotiating objectives, "full market access for US produc… https://t.co/xS3Fdi8EZi
Retweeted by Paul Blomfield MP.@BorisJohnson must deliver the 'oven ready' deal he promised at the General Election, based on the Withdrawal Agre… https://t.co/oY2oaL0tZi
7/23
2020
The Tories approach to outsourcing during coronavirus is a mess - test & trace is failing to deliver & govt seems t… https://t.co/vqwVByrepD
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7/22
2020

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