Jo Swinson (@joswinson )

Jo Swinson

Bio Scottish. British. European. Runner. Feminist. Author of Equal Power.
Location East Dunbartonshire & London
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Account created 28-05-2008 13:03:42
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Android : If you know any UK secondary school students who have a little time on their hands at the moment (!), please ask them to complete this survey. RT and pass it on through your social media channels. twitter.com/MotivationandM…

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Android : ‘28 Days Later’ - it’s 28 days since the PM ordered the lockdown. Inspired by Danny Boyle’s classic dystopian movie, my piece for ⁦tortoise⁩ on what happened to us in those extraordinary four weeks #CoronaCrisisuk #COVIDー19 members.tortoisemedia.com/2020/04/20/28-…

Android : Lessons from New Zealand

Before recording a single death to coronavirus, New Zealand imposed one of the most stringent lockdowns in the world

2 weeks later, curve of infection appears flattened & it could even have eliminated the virus from the country

thetimes.co.uk/article/new-ze…

Android : Here Ian Mulheirn has produced a clear, unavoidably speculative but undoubtedly useful illustration of the options we face, pointing towards test and trace as the answer. You do have time for it twitter.com/ianmulheirn/st…

Android : My thoughts are with the Prime Minister, Carrie Symonds and their family, with best wishes for his swift recovery. twitter.com/BBCBreaking/st…

Android : My sister & I had booked to take mum to Les Mis in June as a present... looks like this is as close as we'll get. But it is damn good! 😂 Bravo Ben & family for making us all laugh 👏🏻👏🏿👏🏽 (& boy in the football shirt has a *brilliant* voice!) twitter.com/BBCBreakfast/s…

Android : So you're going crazy under lockdown?

I know the feeling. I've been in Beijing for the last two months. My housemate is away and I'm thousands of miles from my family.

I have some thoughts on how to make lockdown better. These won't apply to everyone, but they ring true for me:

Android : Incoming transmission. #MessageFromTheDoctor #DoctorWho

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Android : I've put £1million in a fund to provide grants of £5k - £20k to small UK charities who are doing/want to do immediate Coronavirus poverty relief.

Please share to let any charities who may want to apply know.

Full info: blog.moneysavingexpert.com/2020/03/i-m-ma…