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A point of view mandrake@theneweuropean.co.uk

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House of Lords defies No 10 and votes to heavily defeat Boris Johnson's Brexit bill https://t.co/aAECOMG5cj
Retweeted by Tim WalkerQuite staggering that a prime minister who was elected by large swathes of the north has so spectacularly managed t… https://t.co/3JgetZnAsP
Retweeted by Tim WalkerA tragic lesson about the long-term effects of Coronavirus. Three months after being discharged, this patient died… https://t.co/yAuKDz40Vi
Retweeted by Tim WalkerJudges fighting back against @BorisJohnson & they're right "With no deal now clearly on the table, we have a Downin… https://t.co/mEAZ6xnivS
Retweeted by Tim WalkerJohnson has lost the trust of UK businesses by rejecting EU talks offer. This idiotic brinkmanship is the fault of… https://t.co/B3QE87ieWM
Retweeted by Tim WalkerI'm struggling to think of one positive thing bigots like this contribute to our country. Can anyone think of any? https://t.co/s1ZSk6vU6Q
Retweeted by Tim WalkerSpoke to him this morning. He was in a cab on his way to an audiobook studio. 86. He NEVER STOPS. https://t.co/wokIRbppMB
Retweeted by Tim WalkerWe’ve parted company with Europe, now they’ve nothing else to do in their said little lives it’s time to part compa… https://t.co/8swdUdzkaw"It cannot be right that the economic policy and health policy are so at odds with each other." Former PM Gordon B… https://t.co/9nSbMFng0p
Retweeted by Tim WalkerDoes @BorisJohnson think he's Henry VIII? https://t.co/7fcF50GLzE
Retweeted by Tim Walker‘The report noted that some governments, including in the UK, have “made efforts to undermine public trust in publi… https://t.co/aEzAg9DXKO
10/20
2020
Who’re the ‘saboteurs’ now? https://t.co/5qafUgqwy7When a former Conservative prime minister so clearly and publicly doesn’t believe what the Brexit mastermind is tel… https://t.co/oL0TsOcUqm
Retweeted by Tim WalkerThings can only get better under Johnson. Currently all he can offer is death and/or bankruptcy.Health Secretary Matt Hancock seen in chauffeur-driven car without mask https://t.co/4ufsZW0j5j
Retweeted by Tim WalkerIf you’ve lost Betty, you’ve lost the country. https://t.co/qHPWnCJUF3 @mikefre60 All of the wrong people in the wrong jobs at the wrong time.Another information campaign where there are no answers to the big questions for business https://t.co/nnqTSArdZu
Retweeted by Tim WalkerI’ll never understand why Swinson wanted that general election. The supreme irony of a centrist party forcing the… https://t.co/xyW3C0vgHJIt’s not about being Labour or Conservative, Remain or Leave, any more. It’s about whether we want to retain any ve… https://t.co/TmYOqHeuQ3Once people did these jobs out of a sense of public-spiritedness. Often they’d take pay cuts to do them. Under John… https://t.co/gHQoXa6Nx0Russia has been caught at it again - this time an attempted cyber attack on the Tokyo Olympics. It’s time the world… https://t.co/tAMI9vv7AT
Retweeted by Tim Walker @TellyProducer I remember those early mornings with a shudder.I’m not a Lib Dem any more, but that doesn’t mean I can’t see spirit and courage and vision in @LaylaMoran. https://t.co/Sf3nayIxJfWhat percentage of British adults think you can build houses without planning permission and then not pay council t… https://t.co/9BnelWefJx
Retweeted by Tim WalkerI’ve booked to see this. Let us all support theatre where we can. I remember @TellyProducer from the days when Sky… https://t.co/qM0NJCj67n‘Firebreak’ the new buzzword for a #COVID19 wave. If Cummings spent more time trying to fight this virus - rather t… https://t.co/E5e6k4t1M7I remember when it was fashionable to go on about how intelligent Gove is. Anyone remotely intelligent would never… https://t.co/uPV4CUHKyRI’ll be voting in support of Lord Dubs’ amendment tonight. This is about the kind of country we want to be.… https://t.co/2yrrmlVH7T
Retweeted by Tim WalkerGreater Manchester mayor Andy Burnham has written to Boris Johnson to express his disappointment at what he regards… https://t.co/un70B6TdJp
Retweeted by Tim WalkerBoris Johnson told to apologise for incompetence in delivering his 'oven-ready' Brexit deal https://t.co/uHwmKtzfVB
Retweeted by Tim WalkerOh. See @michelbarnier's latest tweet....he says EU prepared to discuss legal texts on all subjects...... https://t.co/txABTAN3c9
Retweeted by Tim WalkerNEW: I understand that Durham County Council will shortly announce that they will be looking at "all possible optio… https://t.co/1wQpgN6y4v
Retweeted by Tim WalkerMeasures like the European Arrest Warrant, Passenger Name Records and Europol have played an integral role in helpi… https://t.co/dj8pTd3oO0
Retweeted by Tim WalkerIf it had worked, they’d undoubtedly be calling it Serco Test and Trace, but the problem is it hasn’t. https://t.co/ZKCawDNHYy🇪🇺🇬🇧 I just spoke to @DavidGHFrost. As stated by President @vonderleyen on Friday, I confirmed that the EU remain… https://t.co/0RdMJyAUoB
Retweeted by Tim WalkerRules and fines don’t apply to anyone who works for Johnson as they’ve never applied to him. https://t.co/PpwW8FcvoVThe 'we hold all the cards' line has also become the 'we hold no cards at all and are now desperate' line. https://t.co/Ikfdm7ifDJThe 'let's get going' campaign becomes 'time is running out' https://t.co/jdazUsJJVS
Retweeted by Tim WalkerHi and we're doomed btw. https://t.co/VoLtLV8Vqt
Retweeted by Tim WalkerBelieve that a farther shore Is reachable from here. Believe in miracles And cures and healing wells.
Retweeted by Tim WalkerExactly. https://t.co/C2mLhATIKL https://t.co/jGGsmNCeNuCan we please have a rule where ministers - and the prime minister - have to be fit for duty? https://t.co/xfhHfen4NQ @MoondogMax @ThatTimWalker Yeah, I wouldn't have expected him to get to university on merit alone.
Retweeted by Tim Walker“No 10 broke a precedent and snubbed Britain’s first black archbishop for a peerage because it says the House of Lo… https://t.co/7JxqqTFuqa
Retweeted by Tim WalkerIt's okay everyone, they're going to call it an Australian arrangement because an Australian arranged it. https://t.co/8xZHEb9znh
Retweeted by Tim WalkerIf we lived in a meritocracy, Johnson would have been on the dole since university. https://t.co/8SbiBugIae @craftybeardguy You're right Johnson saw journalism only as a means to an end. He had no love or respect for it, an… https://t.co/BsV0gv7LKuMedia tycoons saw Johnson as a way of buying political influence - out of office, his whole future behind him, ther… https://t.co/PBIzuoIAuQAll Johnson has ever done is journalism. Did he ever break great stories? No. Was he much of a writer? I wouldn't s… https://t.co/FWauKZteMTThis is up there with Johnson - another plastic patriot - claiming expenses in full for the purchase of a Remembran… https://t.co/1RiEvhyR7FMy mask protects you, your mask protects me. Over 108,000 people have now been stopped from getting on @TfL servi… https://t.co/YfmTtBSifs
Retweeted by Tim WalkerLeaders everywhere grappling with #pandemic but in the UK we appear to have a lack of robust strategic thinking. C… https://t.co/znq3b6EniL
Retweeted by Tim WalkerJohnson is certainly the most venal man I ever met - his only interests are money and sex - but I rather suspect it… https://t.co/cPHLGEhs59‘’If carefully negotiated terms are not honoured and laws can be ‘legally’ broken, on what foundations does our dem… https://t.co/2L79gjq6oJ
Retweeted by Tim WalkerBritish officials are prepared to water down Boris Johnson’s controversial Brexit legislation in a move that could… https://t.co/81EM2HzEGc
Retweeted by Tim WalkerThe House of Lords today begins the process of rejecting the Internal Market Bill which breaks international law &… https://t.co/6NCD0NozzX
Retweeted by Tim WalkerJohnson can’t comprehend that no suckers - not even the Telegraph - will want to employ someone with a brand quite… https://t.co/yjWbOzVHVGHow Johnson’s government operates 1. Indolence, inertia, insensitivity 2. Public backlash 3. U-turn* (*Except whe… https://t.co/u4FeR1ZWUJWhatever else it is, it's embarrassing @afneil. You've attacked me personally & @observeruk's journalism. Your mag… https://t.co/W3b2IfuAIn
Retweeted by Tim WalkerSteve Bannon indicted for fraud. Farage said of Bannon's role in #Brexit: ""Well done Bannon, well done Breitbart.… https://t.co/jsErjnZvKr
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10/19
2020
Useful primer on why we are where we are. https://t.co/zIVXvgSAtR
Retweeted by Tim WalkerThank goodness for turbulent priests. https://t.co/oySmwY4tJiIt’s weird going so long without a prime minister. Telegraph tomorrow. https://t.co/OyQUdciPMXSentamu peerage snub criticised as 'institutional prejudice' https://t.co/VL7NmeFSQUFunny how suddenly this big crap idea of Johnson - like all his other big crap ideas (except, sadly, Brexit) - has… https://t.co/eZiPT2zL6yJohnson 'plans to resign' in six months because he can't live on £150k salary https://t.co/xrjdUEV5dKI think history will judge Cameron fairly, and harshly. https://t.co/EmQpNuDXcv
Retweeted by Tim WalkerIt’s exceptionally insulting & misguided of you, Karol, to suggest that NHS staff are being this callous. We are do… https://t.co/g6CJbuYMEj
Retweeted by Tim WalkerThank you for the swift action @TwitterUK. I’m always up for robust debate, but nobody should receive personal ins… https://t.co/7h3tG0uOMn
Retweeted by Tim WalkerGovernment were warned, that COVID would overwhelm and grind the health service to a halt. By people like me. Funn… https://t.co/xXYBgyPK0y
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Retweeted by Tim WalkerStupid little men have made this a stupid little country. https://t.co/KWTEzZXbdYIn a country that promised to do whatever it takes to keep people in work, it is barely believable: by November, 1… https://t.co/dIWBbFmVAS
Retweeted by Tim WalkerOnce again it’s clear rules, laws and even taxes don’t apply them. https://t.co/VAHDZgivkIWe could do with more like her taking apart the liars and charlatans in charge of Covid and Brexit. https://t.co/tgeXfIXDCq
Retweeted by Tim WalkerPerhaps we could have a whip around and save the wait https://t.co/aA2QtcxW7I
Retweeted by Tim WalkerInstead of holding "all of the cards", Michael Gove says we now hold some - https://t.co/nwOdFDuB9y https://t.co/Md5d3dR4Hx
Retweeted by Tim WalkerThere was 'no room' for only one of these people....... https://t.co/dOlCS2arAD
Retweeted by Tim Walker @ThatTimWalker More like he knows what a mess we will be left in & he can walk away blaming others. #CorruptTories
Retweeted by Tim Walker‘Johnson is the typical adulterer. More interested in the chase than the prize.’ https://t.co/xrjdUEV5dKThis comes from a country who have trust in their government, who have trust in science put in the right rules and… https://t.co/DR1yIofMRQ
Retweeted by Tim WalkerNow signed by over 3000 verified scientists and medical professionals, https://t.co/N1Z30Uv0Rb
Retweeted by Tim Walker @Crispin_Dior Money is all that matters to any of them.And of course no peerage from Johnson’s government for Sentamu. ‘Wisdom and goodness to the vile seem vile; Filths… https://t.co/MYVuLZnRUBI spoke to the @ObserverUK about the mental health struggles people are facing and the action needed to support the… https://t.co/yqYX1HjFZj
Retweeted by Tim WalkerI challenge @David_Cameron to sue for this damage he says has been done to his ‘reputation.’ The nation could do wi… https://t.co/wjysIZVyVcI don’t know. I think it telling however that Geoffrey Cox tweeted a scene from A Man For All Seasons the other day… https://t.co/JPADZmiV6rThose journalists who knew Johnson and who still championed him first as leader of the Tory party and then as prime… https://t.co/AC6gzsWyFnI’m just not that loyal! https://t.co/FQSIdADyiQCameron’s delusion reminds me of a libel action in which a Dr Dering sued the author Leon Uris for saying he’d assi… https://t.co/VOy4gD4UDKBusiness groups issue urgent plea for Brexit trade deal https://t.co/glDniXrwU5
Retweeted by Tim WalkerOnly @waitrose could expect its customers to be this loyal - £140 worth of loyalty - to be entitled to a use a vouc… https://t.co/C71N2RNXXqWe have a vacuum where power ought to be. Probably a Dyson vacuum. https://t.co/npUTd8SGy9The review of Tom Bower’s biography of Johnson in the Sunday Times is unlikely to be quoted on the back cover. https://t.co/nTOUI9HTMbDevastating and true. “We have a prime minister who prioritises boosterism over substance, who is prepared to sow… https://t.co/yQk4enV5c9
Retweeted by Tim WalkerLondon is now in Tier 2 coronavirus restrictions. Some new rules apply, including: ⚠️ Don’t socialise indoors wit… https://t.co/64aDl8R2cP
Retweeted by Tim WalkerI’m sorry you had to go through this, Rabah. The relationship between the police and the public must always be base… https://t.co/ecQvSo89mkExtraordinary that @David_Cameron is worried about ‘damage to his reputation.’ It is already damaged beyond repair. https://t.co/4Dz6u0T6ubTrust and solidarity are what bring a country through a pandemic. All this will do is drive people away from sharin… https://t.co/PEqX8Mt8F3
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10/18
2020

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