#PMQs coming up at noon: will Keir Starmer ask about schools catch-up funding & contracts for cronies?
Theresa May also listed to ask a question #PMQs
#PMQs under way: Gavin Newlands, SNP, asks about fire & rehire; PM says it’s unacceptable
Keir Starmer congratulates PM on his marriage
Starmer 1st Q on Kevan Collins’s resignation, describing govt’s plan at risk of failing thousands of children
Starmer’s 2nd Q far too long
PM says Starmer needs to do some catch-up on his own mathematics
Johnson presents himself as levelling up chances for children whose parents can’t afford private tuition
Starmer: “Who does he think he’s kidding?”
PM: Starmer stood on a manifesto to get rid of Ofsted – Speaker tells him off: it’s #PMQs not about what Lab said in the last election
Starmer Q5 re G7 action on vaccines. PM agreed with him
Starmer’s last Q on chance to restart Middle East peace process
Speaker interrupts PM’s speech in response by calling “Felicity Kendal” (corrected to “Buchan”)

• • •

Missing some Tweet in this thread? You can try to force a refresh

Keep Current with John Rentoul

John Rentoul Profile picture

Stay in touch and get notified when new unrolls are available from this author!

Read all threads

This Thread may be Removed Anytime!


Twitter may remove this content at anytime! Save it as PDF for later use!

Try unrolling a thread yourself!

how to unroll video
  1. Follow @ThreadReaderApp to mention us!

  2. From a Twitter thread mention us with a keyword "unroll"
@threadreaderapp unroll

Practice here first or read more on our help page!

More from @JohnRentoul

10 Jun
Theresa May went proper anti-lockdown re international travel while I wasn't watching the Commons Image
One year on we are no further forward ... Global Britain, shut for business: we've gone backwards
"We now have over 50% of the adult pop vaccinated yet we are more restricted on travel than we were last year"
Read 8 tweets
2 Jun
The ‘how not to do it’ guide for Keir Starmer from Alastair Campbell @indypremium independent.co.uk/independentpre…
The lessons of 2015 for the election of 2023/24 independent.co.uk/independentpre… Image
My review of @campbellclaret vol 7 is here, with links to reviews of vols 1-6 at the end independent.co.uk/voices/alastai…
Read 20 tweets
28 Apr
SNP support more intense, but ⁦@LordAshcroft⁩ finds doubts creeping in for former Yes to Indy voters lordashcroftpolls.com/2021/04/my-new…
Scottish voters not wild about Keir Starmer @LordAshcroft
These are not good numbers for the cause of Scottish independence @LordAshcroft
Read 7 tweets
28 Apr
#PMQs coming up at noon: whenever such clashes are trailed as the PM’s biggest test yet, they tend to disappoint
PM ought to be able to close down the skip refurb story with a statement of facts, but there is obviously a problem we don’t know about
What are the chances of a No 10 statement on the skip refurb just before noon?
Read 16 tweets
26 Apr
Michael Gove: every PPE contract went through an independent 8-stage process verified by ind civil servants Image
Gove: Kate Bingham, whose appointment SNP criticised as cronyism, was “responsible for saving millions of lives”
“Where are the SNP now?” Gove gestures to the empty benches opposite, after the SNP brought him to the Commons to answer a Q Image
Read 4 tweets
28 Feb
Single shot of Pfizer or Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine cuts risk of hospitalisation by more than 90% dailymail.co.uk/news/article-9…
Increases chances of earlier easing of lockdown than PM’s timetable
Earlier easing depends on: 1 speed of rollout; 2 level of takeup; 3 level of protection
Read 13 tweets

Did Thread Reader help you today?

Support us! We are indie developers!

This site is made by just two indie developers on a laptop doing marketing, support and development! Read more about the story.

Become a Premium Member ($3/month or $30/year) and get exclusive features!

Become Premium

Too expensive? Make a small donation by buying us coffee ($5) or help with server cost ($10)

Donate via Paypal Become our Patreon

Thank you for your support!

Follow Us on Twitter!