Tom Beattie (@TomBeattie2010 )

Tom Beattie

Bio Former TU official. Labour Leader of Corby Borough Council. Like football, cricket and rugby.
Location N 55°59' 0'' / W 2°48' 0''
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Account created 19-07-2010 07:47:59
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Twitter for iPad : The Pleasures of Reading

The Alexandria Quartet tops Margaret Atwoods list of favorite books.…

Don't miss out on Labour Local Govt Conference 2021. If you haven't signed up yet, make sure you do ASAP. #LabLocal21 LGA Labour 👇🏻…

Twitter for iPad : FULL-TIME | GLENTORAN 2-0 CARRICK

The 10 men grab 3 points with goals from Jay Donnelly and Robbie McDaid #COYG

Twitter for iPad : As I have to be in work this week I went for a Lateral flow test today at Lodge Park. It was very well organised, all done within 5 minutes and and a negative result by text within 30 mins. I'd encourage anyone having to go into work to get get tested and help keep everyone safe

Twitter for iPad : Clea Newmans name comes from Lawrence Durrell’s Alexandria Quartet, which Joanne Woodward was reading when she gave birth. (Cleas sisters name is Melissa.)

Paul Newman #botd

Newman and Woodward, with their daughters Melissa and Clea (1974)

Android : 1️⃣💰 Tories bankrupt Northamptonshire County Council.
2️⃣📉 They slash services and raise council tax.
3️⃣📢 Tory Councillor claims they are the only ones fit to run Northamptonshire.

🤷‍♀️ You couldnt make it up.

Android : Very pleased to welcome Parliamentary Under Secretary of State Eddie Hughes MP @MHCLG to our call with Leaders and CEOs.

We look forward to working collaboratively with Govt to tackle rough sleeping and homelessness, and support those experiencing hardship across the pandemic.

Twitter Web App : Trade unions play a crucial role in society, defending workers’ pay, working conditions, job security and safety, and driving up standards in work.

See why one of our personal injury specialists, Gavin Taft, is #StandingWithUnions.

Twitter Web App : Northamptonshires new COVID-19 Vaccination Centre is now open at Moulton Park. If youre eligible to receive a vaccine there youll be contacted with details of how to book. Find out more at

Twitter Web App : WATCH: Keir Starmer and The Labour Party support our steel industry.

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Twitter for iPad : Hmm. Just went through the biogs of the Socialist Campaign Group MPs. 17 worked full time in politics/TUs; 3 each lawyers, local govt officials, charity workers, 2 journalists. 5 all other occupations. And that's counting Lavery as a miner not a full-time NUM official.…

Twitter for iPad : Trump tried to steal a fair election, Navalny wants to have one. Trump was impeached for inciting violence, Navalny was poisoned and arrested by a dictatorship. The only thing they have in common is that they both deserve justice.…

Twitter for iPad : Cricket lives on as independently as the patron saint. It is a mysterious and satisfying ritual which the islanders have refused to relinquish.

— Lawrence Durrell, Prospero’s Cell (1945)


Cricket match at Spinada, Corfu (July 1853)

Twitter for iPad : CONFIRMED: The Conservatives and Robert Jenrick have refused to scrap their £2bn council tax bombshell in Parliament

Council tax bills will increase by almost £100 - the Conservatives are making other people pay for their own failures.…