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Stuart Maconie @StuartMaconie iPhone: 54.991354,-2.356316

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If you know somebody who is an ideal candidate for a very sociable 40 & 50+ walking group & you need to find a prez… https://t.co/c9beMIvNrv
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11/19
2019
My Romanian dad worked in the NHS in the 1990s. My Romanian mum worked in a GP practice before returning to Romania… https://t.co/6xdro7cbCj
Retweeted by Stuart MaconiePassive aggressive hmmms aside 😂, what we’re proposing isn’t radical or controversial at all, but standard practice… https://t.co/9PecRNd76r
Retweeted by Stuart MaconieSolidarity with @selina_todd, facing onslaught of scurrilous accusations for participation in @Womans_Place_UK Oxfo… https://t.co/ZWJBMLr8ZV
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11/18
2019
....oh and shamanic modern drone beats, textures and loops plus a chat with the great Ka Baird...Tonight on Freak Zone... the seminal text of stoner rock, Sleep’s Holy Mountain, Zappa loving Japanese group De Lor… https://t.co/cmeCuDgCVYSeems unfair that the title Shameless was used up for a programme about people on council estates.
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11/17
2019
'cause tonight baby I wanna get freaky with you. I'm taking over @BBC6Music for an hour at midnight playing some… https://t.co/1oBqV5XiHk
Retweeted by Stuart MaconieThinking of deleting last re-tweet. Have strayed into massive cross border Tayto crisps argumentTotally concur with this. Was in Northern Ireland last week and ate several packets. Spring Onion also interesting https://t.co/J8ZMEM0DbYComing up on #crispsontheradio https://t.co/79WZi3rRV0
11/16
2019
Hear @RealDMitchell on tomorrow's @BBC6Music #RadMac Show. He chats to @StuartMaconie about his brilliantly witty n… https://t.co/zdj2k9DMox
Retweeted by Stuart MaconieHere’s Marcus Berkmann reviewing ⁦@PaulBajoria⁩ s #RoundBritainQuizBook . I concur about the fun as would ⁦… https://t.co/Y3HkFXOfl5
Retweeted by Stuart MaconieGetting past Mrs Woods at Wigan Casino. Check out ⁦@francescomell10⁩ Kickstarter book project https://t.co/JrVbf6F753 @brianclegg The Chinese seem to have managed itImportant programme update: hcmf// 2019 We are sorry to announce that due to visa issues, Nadah El Shazly’s conce… https://t.co/suzIQK9xWD
Retweeted by Stuart MaconieIn my next book I call for the nationalisation of the internet. Good to see people getting on board
11/15
2019
1981. Wigan Casino. The last all-nighter documented by one photographer ... https://t.co/gWXH8FjYzF
Retweeted by Stuart MaconieFilming in my home town Wigan. At same time Hacker The Dog is switching Xmas lights on. I know my place in this cra… https://t.co/ELQcPxhv2z @BigBuster100 Going to film at the next one !Filming in Wigan. Back here for first time since I was 14. Properly Proustian Northern Soul rush. But why did we ca… https://t.co/jOinQSlRS6If you’re visiting ⁦@SHHomePlace⁩ this is the place to stay, a lovely house full of poetry run by lovely people https://t.co/LAUGqZtpGS @Miss_EBP Same with red, green and yellow peppers. I’m still reelingTen years ago I was living in one of the richest countries in the world. Child poverty was at its lowest, no homele… https://t.co/m9tzdLWQ4S
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11/14
2019
After a wonderful event yesterday afternoon, @StuartMaconie joins us this morning to visit our award winning Exhibi… https://t.co/W9rDmMQ3qe
Retweeted by Stuart MaconieThis is hilarious. Wish I’d known this before I ended the Jarrow shows where I talk about Darlo being ‘the Quakers’ https://t.co/P4ANBVaHr8The ⁦@SHHomePlace⁩ is just wonderful. You’ll love it ⁦@monstroso⁩ https://t.co/7tDIcH5bEr
11/11
2019
Subscribe to @themarkrad & @StuartMaconie on @BBCSounds to hear recent interviews with: 📻 @BrixExtricated 📻… https://t.co/sA8fl6VMwZ
Retweeted by Stuart MaconieAmid the comedy of so much of the poppy stuff, there are a few more serious questions: - why is it now so central t… https://t.co/gsZDh3ldQ7
Retweeted by Stuart MaconieRAMBLERS CHRISTMAS CARDS 🎄 ☃️ ❄️ Choose from a selection of our Christmas cards and help to improve walkers’ righ… https://t.co/g9OtF0ZAl4
Retweeted by Stuart MaconieActress and scientist Hedy Lamarr was born today in 1914. On 11 August 1942 she was awarded a patent for her idea o… https://t.co/jjgVQB4dwg
Retweeted by Stuart MaconieBeautiful morning in Magherafelt. My last ever Jarrow show is at @SHHomePlace Bellaghy this afternoon. It’s been a lot of fun x
11/10
2019
The Bonzos in danger of losing their shirt. Bung an amount, however large. https://t.co/SU5EFRGpOA https://t.co/lD8syZ0ZKs
Retweeted by Stuart MaconieA note to all Gentle Giant friends, fans and followers: Stuart Maconie will air an interview with Derek & Ray Shulm… https://t.co/OeUbz42z3Q
Retweeted by Stuart MaconieHeaded for the @SHHomePlace for the final ever Jarrow show. Come along!Welcome to the intertidal zone... Walk there with us in the new issue👇 https://t.co/IgrG85VLm4 https://t.co/4PRVA234U4
Retweeted by Stuart MaconieThis is the Piece Hall in Halifax, Yorkshire. It bares comparison with Piazza San Marco in Venice. It should be o… https://t.co/rrW9dYPCLl
Retweeted by Stuart MaconieChildren’s book people - assemble! https://t.co/pNlSdjJOon
Retweeted by Stuart Maconie @silentway42 I think you mean smartGetting into work in the dark made better by @ChrisHawkinsUK playing The Pursuit Of Happiness
11/9
2019
Opening my post. Let out proper involuntary shriek of delight https://t.co/nP7VXTTXnSThis will be amazing. Fantastic piece and player https://t.co/EpsQBlJmejSuede fans! Brett joins RadMac this Saturday morning. 📻 Listen live from 7am or rewind for 30 days on @BBCSoundshttps://t.co/Izg3LaKL95
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11/8
2019
@garyjkemp great choices. Especially love that you love Close To The Edge !Winter sky full of sleet comes to Northmavine . Ronas hill has a smattering of white, and black ice on the night ti… https://t.co/nHB6TXUg7Z
Retweeted by Stuart MaconieSomething for the weekend,especially Gentle Giant fans https://t.co/FMLmWg7ga2
Retweeted by Stuart Maconie @mateybloke really? The Co Op?Hmm ⁦@asda⁩ not for the workers you’ve just forced to sign dreadful contracts or face sack. Won’t be doing any sho… https://t.co/zuVa2cF8Z6Manic Street Preachers - Go! Buzz Baby, Go! [Early Motorcycle Emptiness ... https://t.co/9EdlUaQgUi via @YouTube
Retweeted by Stuart MaconieAll license to killer, no filler. Brilliant. https://t.co/HIWTsQSeNF
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11/7
2019
@smorgasbord Exactly. Thank you. You wouldn’t believe the whataboutery I’m getting. More power to your pedal💖 https://t.co/hOQNLBLvrs
Retweeted by Stuart Maconie @UrmstonDeb Quite happy to ‘other’ grown men who cause elderly, infirm, toddlers grief because they’re too lazy to… https://t.co/04oXpUchtc @UrmstonDeb I’ve no prejudice against cyclists. Unless they ride on the pavement.Also the hulking great ones in Lycra and little plastic hats who ride their bikes on pavements full of toddlers, mu… https://t.co/rUb7fzWbHGTo celebrate the premiere of Vaughan Williams’ The Future this weekend, we’ve taken a step back in time through our… https://t.co/eNXxjtn8tZ
Retweeted by Stuart Maconie @lizawilliams83 Mmm. Well it’s not my place to say but young working class women (in common with rest of their clas… https://t.co/zopckpsRCvLots about this in my next book. We take a tour with Nigel from Half Man Half Biscuit https://t.co/dEwozo6eidThe real reason for Mark Zuckerberg’s charm offensive? He’s scared of Elizabeth Warren, writes @NickyWoolf https://t.co/MFgZjKQ5Ru
Retweeted by Stuart MaconieSnappy. https://t.co/O1USyAz0K4
11/6
2019
The uk will be doing a lot better when so many of us don’t confuse being clever (and I am all for being clever) wit… https://t.co/7lhJCAjKJU
Retweeted by Stuart MaconieBlumming love @countrywalking magazine - education, entertainment & inspiration. Plus @StuartMaconie's column is al… https://t.co/aEAfBSRBWx
Retweeted by Stuart MaconieI love Agaton Sax https://t.co/CqNKW6NVGCJust so unbelievably unempathetic of Jacob Rees-Mogg to talk about "what he would have done" if he had been in Gren… https://t.co/ZF8pB5kcW9
Retweeted by Stuart MaconieThat Rees-Mogg gaffe was so interesting. Most people think of the police and fire service as authorities and/or exp… https://t.co/CmVm5TRTqc
Retweeted by Stuart MaconieThis is a great Xmas gift for the map nerd in your life.... https://t.co/m8ly8YBgcx
11/5
2019
These were great shows ! https://t.co/RVo8sf726G#OTD in 1936, Ellen Wilkinson led the Jarrow Crusade, a march of 200 unemployed men from Jarrow to London in protes… https://t.co/uW6Z1rtfxJ
Retweeted by Stuart MaconieDid you venture out on an walk this weekend? Did the lure of autumnal colour overcome the weather?🍂☁️🍃🐿️ Share you… https://t.co/Rp4JoHAvGQ
Retweeted by Stuart MaconieWinter of discontent was not such a bad thing. Industrial disputes are part and parcel of a free society where work… https://t.co/DN8JPTkforAnd the folk club boom Steeleye/Fairport/Nic Jones 7:84 theatre co. Flying Pickets group. Local rep companies like… https://t.co/EUr0M6oesJ
Retweeted by Stuart MaconieNot my words https://t.co/MYygQOre1vTo be fair, not just just BBC. They’ve all got it ready to cut and paste into the scriptAh, 5 Live trotting out the standard BBC news 70s line again. ‘Grim decade...appalling music’. Oh yes. Workers righ… https://t.co/WPUBzbDNl2
11/4
2019
Put it in the diary - .@GGIANTMUSIC @BBC6Music @StuartMaconie Sunday 10 Nov at 8.45pm ish interview with… https://t.co/zoqq7EGces
Retweeted by Stuart MaconieFreak Zone for next two hours, kids, but then download this. It is a wonderful playlist of beautiful music across g… https://t.co/vHLE8sAst2On tonight's Freak Zone, Ergo Phizmiz, Melt Yourself Down, Sean O Hagan, Greenslade, Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith, Lightni… https://t.co/IK4wszid7JHere’s a good fact for you: Dave Myers, now of the Hairy Bikers, painted the white stripe on Adam Ant’s face when h… https://t.co/Gs7tDktgQh
Retweeted by Stuart MaconieWe need a Chain style spreadsheet https://t.co/89PajUOf9X
11/3
2019
The Jarrow Boot, £365, by @cheaneyshoes. Great for the long march, to brunch in Hoxton. @StuartMaconie https://t.co/kLaJ2fDpV0
Retweeted by Stuart Maconie @annatwigg Oh really. We've got some here in the studio. I'll bring you a piece.....x.x
11/2
2019
Nice almost-first edition from the charity shop. Beryl Bainbridge repeated the journey for its 50th anniversary in… https://t.co/WvTbP97b8C
Retweeted by Stuart MaconieMany Vaughan Williams enthusiasts will be experiencing a rare performance of 'A Vision of Aeroplanes' performed by… https://t.co/PmrkvgIYgq
Retweeted by Stuart MaconieOfficial NHS advice https://t.co/pPbDENuJosOnce again with these jobs, it's who you know. https://t.co/1qeXRLflOB
Retweeted by Stuart MaconieSee and hear @philip_thomas_1 perform Feldman @HCMFUK 2019 Mon 18 Nov & Sat 24 Nov - both concerts free - details… https://t.co/gF7AmaVmXY
Retweeted by Stuart MaconieCheers JC. This is a brilliant primer https://t.co/nsDnbZWMMb
10/31
2019
Just heard on World At One ‘can you tell us what kind of place it is’ as if it were Neptune or Burkino Faso. Cannot… https://t.co/lnHghysBvQI have often wondered why there are so few dissenting young voices from the music world nowadays. @StuartMaconie w… https://t.co/aJuNilGgI5
Retweeted by Stuart Maconie....you’re sure of a big surprise.. https://t.co/wLrNLnHo0AJoyous hysteria when The Walker Brothers and... ROY ORBISON (!) played Wigan ABC in 1967. Amazing pic, via… https://t.co/p6jclg57RL
Retweeted by Stuart MaconieWatch President @BarackObama make an excellent point about call-out culture. https://t.co/P6mw9aLWTQ
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10/30
2019
Tip 1. Pop the new @BBCEarth series #SevenWorldsOnePlanet on iPlayer 2. Mute it 3. Listen to @StuartMaconie's Slow… https://t.co/N7Z7UIHYqr
Retweeted by Stuart MaconieSpare us the lectures, Arron. GM is rallying round on homelessness with the support of @VincentKompany,… https://t.co/DP4OfkyKMq
Retweeted by Stuart MaconieIf you’d care to find how forged in steel my 85 year old mother is, just try taking her vote away. I’m scared just… https://t.co/TtqM1oxgFU
Retweeted by Stuart Maconie @jamthrawn I worked with Iestyn at NME. We never shared our secret passion!In just five days Asda bosses are threatening to sack hard-working staff unless they agree to a punishing contract.… https://t.co/pjfvnpHXMY
Retweeted by Stuart MaconieNever read a bad post by the wonderful @niall_gooch. This is no exception. Britain built the world’s biggest rail n… https://t.co/izZ6pXZ8Gv
Retweeted by Stuart Maconie“This is a book about inundation and immersion, notions that have swirled in the human psyche for millennia”:… https://t.co/CvQIIBMTrD
Retweeted by Stuart MaconieIn just five days Asda bosses are threatening to sack hard-working staff unless they agree to a punishing contract.… https://t.co/Epyj2U0NvU
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10/29
2019

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