Julie Smith Ⓥ (@BirkieJoolz )

Julie Smith Ⓥ

Bio Vegan, Law Librarian, runner, cricket fan, knitter, beer drinker, caremonger, #MoreInCommon and RVS volunteer.
Location Birkenshaw, England
Tweets 11,6K
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Following 1,9K
Account created 12-06-2014 12:05:31
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Android : We have 263 patients in our beds who have tested positive for COVID-19, including 22 in intensive care. This means we have more COVID-19 patients in our hospitals than at the peak of the pandemic in mid-April. Please read and share this important update: leedsth.nhs.uk/about-us/news-…

Android : The consequences of Trump’s tweets are dire, but there's one simple election measure @Jack could take: place a delay on Trump's posts so they can be reviewed first. This could have tremendous impact, but it will only happen if enough of us demand it: sumof.us/680224807t?ref…

Android : The COVID-19 rate in Leeds is now 422.9 per 100k people, up from 420.7 yesterday (Tue). People testing positive also up slightly to 14.5% from 14.4%. Reducing contact is really important to #StaySafeSaveLives to help fight this #TogetherLeeds

Android : We’re proud to say that The Jo Cox Foundation is a champion for the first-ever #KindFest2020💜

Everyone is welcome🌞

Join us online on #WorldKindnessDay on Friday 13th November 2020, 2-7pm.

Get your tickets here: teamkind.org.uk/tickets

Android : Today's Guardian editorial writes up some key findings from britainschoice.uk on the changed mood of the UK: "We have learned a lot about each other", helping "knit together the social fabric and prevent alienation and conflict": theguardian.com/commentisfree/… More in Common

Android : Fancy a cuppa? Join me and Leeds’ own Angela Griffin (Lewis, Cutting it, Waterloo Road, Coronation Street) for a virtual brew and a chat. November 2nd, 7pm. Register here ⬇️⬇️⬇️

tracy4mayor.org.uk/cuppa/

Android : After 2 weeks of multiple health screens and asking everyone to quarantine, I surprised my closest inner circle with a trip to a private island where we could pretend things were normal just for a brief moment in time.

Android : Right let's clear a few things up about food...

1. A £2 chicken won't make 3 family meals without A Lot of help. Potatoes, carrots, peas, gravy, bread, butter, salt, pepper & oil. Minimum. 1-2h of fuel for the big oven. Hot water to wash up.

£10ish provided you have utensils?

Android : Abuse towards people in public life is never acceptable.

This month we've called on parties to unite in support of a joint statement of conduct to ensure that elected officials and party members lead by example to set an appropriate tone of debate.

👉jocoxfoundation.org/publiclife twitter.com/MarcusRashford…

Android : WHAT THERE IS MONEY FOR:
- Operation Moonshot (£100bn)
- Brexit (£200bn)
- Failed Test & Trace (£12bn)
- Government cronies making dodgy PPE (£billions)
- Consultants on Test & Trace (£7k a day)

WHAT THERE ISN’T MONEY FOR
- The NHS during a pandemic theguardian.com/society/2020/o…

Android : This is simply sickening. By closing legal routes for child refugees to seek sanctuary in the UK, the government has expanded the marketplace for organised criminal people smugglers and traffickers to take advantage of these desperate children. twitter.com/AlfDubs/status…