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Wes Streeting MP @wesstreeting Barkingside, Ilford, Essex

Ilford North’s Labour Member of Parliament. Brexit Select Committee. Re-tweets ≠ endorsements. E-mail: wes@redbridgelabour.org.uk

9,037 Following   60,452 Followers   96,437 Tweets

Joined Twitter 2/8/09


I have been doing Dry Lent and Maundy Thursday can’t come soon enough... https://t.co/40yKb0fJREThe NHS employs 1.4 million people. Yet only 2000 frontline NHS staff have been tested for #COVID19. I have never… https://t.co/RKyqtBEzmj
Retweeted by Wes Streeting MPYes, and apparently it’s my turn to chair the press conference the Tuesday after next. https://t.co/yUL3zCTlLE
Retweeted by Wes Streeting MPWe understand the physical and mental health benefits of green open spaces and it’s why we want to keep the parks o… https://t.co/vcv5ON24tj
Retweeted by Wes Streeting MPNEWS: @TheFCA says banks MUST as a min - offer 1st £500 of overdraft at 0% - allow payment freezes on credit & st… https://t.co/aeCucRrx8P
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4/2
2020
Extremely worrying that the Low Pay Commission might consider scrapping their target to tackle low pay. Millions o… https://t.co/0EbRAVVLmi
Retweeted by Wes Streeting MPA U.K. tax case could alter how Uber does business across Europe and put pressure on the country’s tax authority to… https://t.co/1ymFa9SGsP
Retweeted by Wes Streeting MPNo amount of corporate PR can substitute paying their fair share of taxes in the U.K., treating their workers fairl… https://t.co/57rcclynhwThe Speaker, @LindsayHoyle_MP, said that @UKParliament should be able to operate “virtually” if the UK “is still in… https://t.co/UPe5YABka7
Retweeted by Wes Streeting MPVery significant announcement from @LindsayHoyle_MP. Makes clear to Jacob Rees-Mogg he wants a virtual' Commons to… https://t.co/pGFVfpRNK9
Retweeted by Wes Streeting MPAnother great online event from @thefabians tonight. This should become a regular format for events to take debate… https://t.co/NatcT5gma4'My inclination is to support the United States as an ally. But we need to call out @realDonaldTrump', argues… https://t.co/DVitlkYb7v
Retweeted by Wes Streeting MP @JamesAsser @andrew4mk @nusuk @Larissa_Ken See how you feel about that in a month's time... @ayestotheright https://t.co/7p8WnmHWmu @andrew4mk @nusuk @JamesAsser @Larissa_Ken It just dawned on me that you and @JamesAsser are so old that only black… https://t.co/R8mjiaWvaE @andrew4mk @nusuk @JamesAsser @Larissa_Ken Come to think of it, it's 10 years since my last NUS conference! https://t.co/0qg8TNK6BlGood (virtual) meeting with Transport Minister @CharlotteV on taxi and private hire issues on behalf of the APPG on… https://t.co/WM7GrUShykWhen it works well Parliament does this in UQs and Statements. MPs can keep asking the minister on the details of o… https://t.co/pBJIOA93Qb
Retweeted by Wes Streeting MPPhil Wilson was an outstanding colleague & I miss his presence in Parliament immensely. But the real losers from La… https://t.co/S9DpQ2iIcR
Retweeted by Wes Streeting MPStill time to sign up for @thefabians 'in conversation' event with the never dull @EmilyThornberry 6pm Tonight via… https://t.co/5FMyhvtK6e
Retweeted by Wes Streeting MPToday's death toll is tragic. But please, don't think the lockdown is useless. It will work. With the long incuba… https://t.co/MhVnMpfVgH
Retweeted by Wes Streeting MPThe restrictions on movement and social distancing are essential to save lives, but there is a risk that in tacklin… https://t.co/JYcYn11gW1 @PaulWilliamsLAB Can’t say I’m surprised, but am no less impressed! Good luck and keep well!A brand new clinic opened today in Stockton for people with COVID-19 (or who are self-isolating) who have been asse… https://t.co/uh5vudzZNa
Retweeted by Wes Streeting MPLabour's mess is the predictable result of a leader and philosophy hated by voters. My piece for the @NewStatesmanhttps://t.co/VvKtRtAlII
Retweeted by Wes Streeting MPREAD 📖 @wesstreeting sets out how the Labour party can address the challenges of the future in a new @thefabians pa… https://t.co/cCQocmT24w
Retweeted by Wes Streeting MPWe bailed out the banks in 2008. Now the banks need to step up and help businesses survive this pandemic. https://t.co/4ejUebWXtt
Retweeted by Wes Streeting MPCaterham High School donated food to the Birchwood Residential Care Home (Clayhall Avenue). Birchwood have 40 r… https://t.co/uxLzNIKIGx
Retweeted by Wes Streeting MP @Larissa_Ken @nusuk Huge congratulations from Number 53! Don’t hesitate to give me a shout if I can ever help with anything.WATCH: The government sent this care company 300 single-use face masks. They get through 24,000 visits a week. Th… https://t.co/Gmc2XqHgIY
Retweeted by Wes Streeting MPClear this morning that UK government has two major problems on its hands: 1. Failure to ramp up testing, especiall… https://t.co/wLoyYQzkIx
Retweeted by Wes Streeting MPGovernment lines aren’t standing up to scrutiny or international comparison: on testing, ventilators and PPE for st… https://t.co/lmxQmiRo9s
4/1
2020
Absolutely awful situation in Hove is at risk of becoming a common story across our country. This is why testing an… https://t.co/tlHEdaeqQBAs of 10pm tonight over 300 MPs and Lords from 10 parties have signed the call to @RishiSunak @OliverDowdenhttps://t.co/B2zkkR7ieT
Retweeted by Wes Streeting MPGMB is 131 years old today. This victory shows why they are as relevant today and to our future as they were when W… https://t.co/Yzu0ecmXIwTo counter the sad coronavirus news going around two little girls from Chadwell Heath decided to make sandwiches an… https://t.co/42sL5sCLo4
Retweeted by Wes Streeting MPThis is absolutely right. I’ve had a lot of very worried public service workers get in touch with concerns about th… https://t.co/MPTgVBoUecLabour and its new leader must work tirelessly to regain the trust of Jews https://t.co/5m31vKzG4I @BoardofDeputieshttps://t.co/wPPIAwytI5
Retweeted by Wes Streeting MPGreat to see Tameside making used of their licensed taxi trade in this way. I understand discussions are ongoing in… https://t.co/CwCyeELH6XHuge thanks to @EmilyThornberry for raising these issues on behalf of so many of us. My casework is full of people… https://t.co/htrbmqhGvnBanks were kept afloat by government and taxpayers during the financial crisis. They should play their part in help… https://t.co/rNv61RhnqP
Retweeted by Wes Streeting MPLots to think about in this piece https://t.co/HF5IBcdxRI
Retweeted by Wes Streeting MPVery sad to have learned that former Fairlop councillor Brian Lambert has passed away. He represented Fairlop for t… https://t.co/iVuNVJrzUrSpent the morning at the @redbridgefb These are local people helping our friends and neighbours who are in need. Th… https://t.co/EhslAelhNy
Retweeted by Wes Streeting MP @LucyMPowell Totally agree! Can’t supermarkets step in as a distribution chain? We’re planning a covid-19 garden cl… https://t.co/ZE01ZZA4Ed @MartinJohnston7 So sorry for your loss, Martin. Take care and keep well.SELF EMPLOYED Coronavirus Income Support scheme video (now with SUBTITLES) incl who qualifies, freelance issues, ag… https://t.co/CWU19NFghM
Retweeted by Wes Streeting MPRetail, distribution and manufacturing workers are doing an incredible job during the coronavirus pandemic. Show… https://t.co/5N4BGSK63i
Retweeted by Wes Streeting MPIn just one week more than 1,000 people signed up for a council-led volunteer service which helps provide support d… https://t.co/Q79lK7h03n
Retweeted by Wes Streeting MPInternet, we have a winner... https://t.co/ISM2Rv2clfLet’s be clear: to save lives every person who works with residents should be tested. All of them. Every resident… https://t.co/1HqzkI7XYF
Retweeted by Wes Streeting MPThere is only one way to protect the elderly from #COVID19 - STOP THEM GETTING IT IN THE FIRST PLACE. A care home… https://t.co/j7aKhvoydv
Retweeted by Wes Streeting MPI’m so desperately sad to say that Giuseppe Casciello, the local care home resident who had to wait ten days for a… https://t.co/YvYPrgId41
Retweeted by Wes Streeting MP#thankyou to everyone who has been donating essential items to us during this time. We are still desperately low on… https://t.co/XmUzEZdPV3
Retweeted by Wes Streeting MPJoin a union. You never know when you might need one >>> (This is a great outcome, but honestly what kind of perso… https://t.co/msou5q7nWoCould one journalist at today’s #covid19UK Government briefing please ask the simple question: how can Germany be t… https://t.co/xcZfRujYhd
Retweeted by Wes Streeting MPShocking behaviour from @Ameyplc exposed by @GMB_union. Given the volume and breadth of public sector contracts the… https://t.co/CFH8DQVdVT
3/31
2020
@IanMurrayMP I was very impressed! See you next week!“Why should we visit Chesterfield, Toby?” asks @IanMurrayMP. “Well, you absolutely shouldn’t right now” says spec… https://t.co/unS4F9g0j4 @Emily_Benn Give her our love as soon as you get the chance and love to you and your Dad, too xxxThe latest manifestation of our dystopia. Monday night is quiz night with @IanMurrayMP! 😬 https://t.co/JRo961Uo9K @JamesGNunn @redbridgefb @KamRai7 @SamTarry @TrussellTrust Just donated. Will put an appeal out on my Facebook page, too.Shout out from @redbridgefb, we are getting low on stock! Anything you can spare is much appreciated. Link below ⬇️… https://t.co/XdmuvBrRRX
Retweeted by Wes Streeting MP @iplinks @sainsburys @10DowningStreet I am on the case, but I do not have power to click my fingers and get instant… https://t.co/QEtpkvuMnWWhen asked if it’s going to be business as usual @RachelReevesMP says ‘The response to the pandemic, around the wor… https://t.co/oU3Au8SsKD
Retweeted by Wes Streeting MP.@RachelReevesMP is right that the Government should take a stake in firms we bail out and to use that stake as an… https://t.co/saWZG8rYa9Excellent @thefabians event with @RachelReevesMP and @john_tomaney talking about Rachel’s Everyday Socialism. Parti… https://t.co/fJmHurCI9zOur professional associations and their teams - this time @Duncan_Baldwin from @ASCL_UK - continue to do us all pro… https://t.co/d2X41rQDBR
Retweeted by Wes Streeting MPWe're counting down the hours until tonight's second @IanMurrayMP virtual pub quiz! There's still spots left if you… https://t.co/p1K5ljJZ4z
Retweeted by Wes Streeting MP @lukeraikes @thefabians Welcome on board! See you at a virtual meeting soon.Helen Whateley told Parliament last Monday that there we’re ALREADY doing 10.000 tests a day and when I challenged… https://t.co/Imn8wYvzFm
Retweeted by Wes Streeting MPSky News understands the rent-to-own retailer Brighthouse and restaurant chain Carluccio's have both collapsed into… https://t.co/le3Yjk5pKp
Retweeted by Wes Streeting MPPowerful piece from Ruth Smeeth. https://t.co/QVqzaGKNn3Tonight at 6pm I’ll be chairing @RachelReevesMP - discussing her Fabian report Everyday Socialism https://t.co/tExWqHLmbJ
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3/30
2020
All at @LGA_Labour are saddened to hear of the death of Cllr Pat Midgley, a long standing elected member in Sheffie… https://t.co/3AOOcoA8IJ
Retweeted by Wes Streeting MPLast week I spoke to @sebwhale at @theHouse_mag about where Labour went wrong and how we might get things right und… https://t.co/Lmi2U2Dzjq @natehiggins The lack of democracy here is shameful. Les Mis was robbed.In less than a week, Labour will have a new leader. Let Us Face the Future Again sets out ideas to tackle the big c… https://t.co/Rc7P8X1sudBack from my HM Government-sanctioned walk and visit to the shop. Found some honey for my next door neighbour and s… https://t.co/koKUEXx5MEProud to work with @hopenothate on this, especially considering racism in the Mail today. When we thank the workers… https://t.co/PLwYujE93M
Retweeted by Wes Streeting MPI know from speaking first hand to charities & voluntary sector organisations that #EveryDayCounts in ensuring they… https://t.co/T9wcp5JGKq
Retweeted by Wes Streeting MPTomorrow at 6 I will be speaking with @thefabians and @john_tomaney about the everyday economy and the challenge po… https://t.co/Be3SqZijar
Retweeted by Wes Streeting MPAnyone hearing the new UK spin on #China and #COVID19 should read this important article. Yes there was an instinct… https://t.co/vMDsSKaPGt
Retweeted by Wes Streeting MPWhat next? ‘How to cook for your husband whilst looking your best’? I thought the clocks went forward an hour last… https://t.co/8PpZy0EKD5Here’s our view at the Observer... absolutely incredible efforts to expand critical care capacity & superhuman dedi… https://t.co/nmdI0EOSAY
Retweeted by Wes Streeting MP @GloriaDePiero @alexisconran @talkRADIO Good to talk to you both this morning!UK Govt has listened to us & yesterday re-instated the emergency abortion policy they issued then revoked on Monday… https://t.co/FIRZDIr7jK
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3/29
2020
In Redbridge, we received aprons & masks but no gloves. Only a week's supply. We had to source the gloves ourselves… https://t.co/O9SQIWIJfV
Retweeted by Wes Streeting MP @jonwillchambers Delete your account. @rnhk71 @campbellclaret @SKinnock @HelleThorning_S Missed this, but lovely to see them both smiling! XThank you so very much for all the lovely messages to our dad, it means such a lot. We were able to safely deliver… https://t.co/eDQxwALxHa
Retweeted by Wes Streeting MPOn Monday at 6 I will be speaking with @thefabians and @john_tomaney about the everyday economy and the challenge p… https://t.co/1evdh2F2SA
Retweeted by Wes Streeting MPRead the room!! https://t.co/a3K9XcEXc9
Retweeted by Wes Streeting MP @jessphillips https://t.co/TzSjSQWj5DGreat result. Congratulations @GMBLondonRegion https://t.co/axF0zY309b
3/28
2020
@iplinks @sainsburys Definitely send me details of the problem as I might be able to help.One of the highlights of my week was the virtual pub quiz I did with hundreds of you on Monday night. It was such a… https://t.co/aIotIojDjn
Retweeted by Wes Streeting MPGMB London welcome securing £10.75 per hour living wage for outsourced front line (key workers) at Barking, Haverin… https://t.co/q6HkddMx7o
Retweeted by Wes Streeting MP @iplinks Please email details to Wes.Streeting.MP@parliament.uk.Plenty of ways (and indeed doors without cameras outside them) to leave Number 10 without adding to the sense of tu… https://t.co/vgStJVLeuF
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3/27
2020

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