The BBC in a nutshell. 'Definition of doublespeak : language used to deceive usually through concealment or misrepresentation of truth'
“Nowhere left for Covid to go to mutate into a deadly variant, says Oxford vaccine creator.. Viruses tend to become less virulent over time as they spread through a population becoming more immune, according to Dame Sarah Gilbert” Refreshing to hear https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2021/09/22/nowhere-left-covid-go-mutate-deadly-variant-says-oxford-vaccine/?utm_content=telegraph&utm_medium=Social&utm_campaign=Echobox&utm_source=Twitter#Echobox=1632338049 …
CHANNEL CROSSINGS “In the last 6 months on the numbers that have come over, roughly what proportion do you think could legally have been pushed back” The squirming Home office official twists & turns before admitting the number would be nearer 1% than 49%pic.twitter.com/ZLaCjrHhYI
NEW FACTORY: Turkish industrial conglomerate Ciner is set to build a new £350 million glass bottle manufacturing and recycling plant in Ebbw Vale. The huge investment is expected to create 600 jobs.
The Home Office says there are currently around 64,000 people in asylum accommodation - including 13,000 in hotels.
A pleasure to join
@danwootton and guests this evening.https://twitter.com/gbnews/status/1440444936902483970 …
Wuhan scientists planned to release coronaviruses into cave bats 18 months before outbreakhttps://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2021/09/21/wuhan-scientists-planned-releaseskin-penetrating-nanoparticles/ …
UPDATE: Britain’s manufacturers hit a record high level of output and orders in the last quarter:
Output volumes reach highest level in the survey’s history
UK and export orders soar
2021 growth forecast is +7.1%
(Source: Make UK/BDO survey)
Yet another bad day for those who have faith in the OBR. My rule strikes again! The first rule of OBR club is that the OBR is always wrong.https://twitter.com/ZSchneeweiss/status/1440205416827215877 …
It's only a matter of time before they get someone killed.https://twitter.com/rachaelvenables/status/1440217388025139200 …
At the Liberal Democrat party conference their top team called for rejoining the European Union, for uncontrolled immigration, and for media studies to be part of the primary school curriculum. How detached can these people get from the lives of ordinary hardworking families?
UPDATE: American-owned BioMed Realty is set to build a new £850 million life sciences campus in Cambridge. The huge investment is expected to create 2,700 jobs.
Canadians had an election & appear to have finished up exactly where they were.https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-58634730 …
Starmer's silence on Rosie Duffield speaks volumes. By me for the
@Telegraph https://www.telegraph.co.uk/politics/2021/09/20/starmers-silence-rosie-duffield-speaks-volumes/ …pic.twitter.com/XZINRCTlaw
Excellent news for travellers from the UK to the US. Important for our economic recovery, families and trade
Hospitalisations dropping like a stone now, & it's baked-in-the-cases-cake that they'll continue to do so for at least a a week from here.pic.twitter.com/7sb0GKiWjv