BBC News (UK)

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We looked inside some of the tweets by @BBCNews and here's what we found interesting.

Inside 100 Tweets

Time between tweets:
9 minutes
Average replies
Average retweets
Average likes
Tweets with photos
10 / 100
Tweets with videos
50 / 100
Tweets with links
0 / 100

Rankings (sorted by number of followers)

2. in country United Kingdom and category TV Channels

3. in country United Kingdom and category Media

16. in category TV Channels

30. in country United Kingdom

42. in category Media

319. worldwide

Can the PM assure teachers and parents that school reopening on 1 June is safe? asks Conservative Robert Halfon "We know we can do it in a safe, socially distanced way," replies Boris Johnson Updates:

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28 minutes ago

England test and trace system will start on Thursday

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31 minutes ago
412 more people have died with coronavirus, bringing the total number of deaths in the UK to 37,460 

It is the fifth day testing data has been unavailable

412 more people have died with coronavirus, bringing the total number of deaths in the UK to 37,460 It is the fifth day testing data has been unavailable

Labour's Yvette Cooper asks Boris Johnson for his advice to parents who may have the virus but need childcare The PM says clear advice is stay at home but "if you have exceptional problems with childcare then that may cause you to vary your arrangements"

Why did it take until April to introduce the 100,000 test target? asks Jeremy Hunt "This country did not learn the lessons of Sars and Mers," says the PM, "we did not have a test operation ready to go on the scale needed" Updates:

"People are very annoyed prime minister, is that on your radar?" asks Tory MP Simon Hoare Boris Johnson says he understands "people's feelings" but thinks they want government to "focus on them... rather than on a political ding dong" about his adviser

"You said a number of allegations made about Dominic Cummings were false... did you see the evidence to prove that?" asks Labour's Meg Hillier "Yes, I did," says the PM, who adds that he doesn't think it should be published Updates:

Conservative Simon Hoare says the public will be "less energetic" about another lockdown following the Dominic Cummings controversy Boris Johnson says "that's not true" about how the public will respond to next phases against coronavirus Updates:

"I feel that from my adviser we have heard quite lot of autobiography recently… I really don’t propose to add to it" Prime Minister Boris Johnson is questioned about Dominic Cummings at the Liaison Committee Updates:

"Surely no man is more important than keeping this nation safe?" asks the SNP's Pete Wishart "I think actually the best way to... understand what we need to do next is for us all to move on," replies Prime Minister Boris Johnson Updates:

Can the PM commit to attending regular committee hearings for scrutiny this year? “Can I possibly get back to you on that? Obviously there is a lot on at the moment,” says Boris Johnson, as his questioning by MPs begins Updates:

Abused wife Sally Challen entitled to killed husband's estate

Yorkshire pub landlord surprises key workers with gifts

Yorkshire pub landlord surprises key workers with gifts

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First hijab-wearing UK court judge hopes to be 'trailblazer'

'Irreplaceable' pine trees saved by protestors A year-long campaign to protect Southampton trees ends in High Court victory

No decision on whether all primary school children in England go back to school next month

Man died when lawnmower fell 10ft into river

Claire Foy and Matt Smith to perform live in empty Old Vic theatre

Tear gas fired at protesters, angry at the death of unarmed George Floyd, who was pinned down by a policeman in Minnesota, US

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