Twitter | Search | |
Alf Dubs
Labour Peer, ex-MP for Battersea. Campaigner for refugees, especially children. Interested in human rights, asylum policy and Ireland. RTs are not endorsements.
603
Tweets
689
Following
22,227
Followers
Tweets
Alf Dubs Oct 23
Replying to @mrjohnofarrell
There were other lovely stories about your mum in one of your books
Reply Retweet Like
Alf Dubs retweeted
Marcus Rashford MBE Oct 22
Hammersmith and Fulham Council
Reply Retweet Like
Alf Dubs retweeted
Andy Slaughter Oct 23
I'm very proud to live in , and blown away by the charities, community groups and businesses across the country that have stepped up when the Government won't.
Reply Retweet Like
Alf Dubs retweeted
Stephen Cowan 🇪🇺🇬🇧 Oct 22
When half term begins, 's will give every pupil in need free meal vouchers. This will add to other measures we're taking to tackle food poverty. We'll have an even better scheme by Christmas. Thank you
Reply Retweet Like
Alf Dubs retweeted
Gary Lineker Oct 22
Yesterday they voted against helping to feed our hungriest children during a pandemic. Never thought I’d tweet that. Keep going and another late winner could be yours.
Reply Retweet Like
Alf Dubs retweeted
Waad Al-Kateab Oct 21
Who could forget the persimmon's love in ? After 10 months, Afraa is reunited with her family here in . I can't describe how happy we are to be together again. A new start and future until we will be back to .
Reply Retweet Like
Alf Dubs retweeted
Sayeeda Warsi Oct 21
Today I voted with my conscience not with my government. Commitment to humanitarian principles override party loyalty. The amendment put forward by former child refugee Lord was undeniably right - hope the government listens and accepts the vote.
Reply Retweet Like
Alf Dubs Oct 21
I stand with London & to say: ➡️NO to Tories raising TfL fares ➡️NO to Tories extending congestion charge zone in middle of a crisis ➡️NO to Tories hiking taxes to pay for public transport Londoners won't be bullied by this Tory Government
Reply Retweet Like
Alf Dubs retweeted
LabourLordsUK Oct 21
Govt defeated 320-242 on 'ping-pong' amendt to With Commons having rejected original amendt on grounds of financial privilege, this version removes reference to application fees & sends substantive issue on safe routes for back to MPs
Reply Retweet Like
Alf Dubs retweeted
Arj Singh Oct 21
Breaking: Government suffers fourth defeat on post-Brexit child refugees' rights – but still won't budge says "there is a profound question of human principle at stake".
Reply Retweet Like
Alf Dubs retweeted
Safe Passage Oct 21
Replying to @AlfDubs
. "We only have ten weeks to go (until family reunion ends). The proposals aren't under discussion. The only chance we have before January 1st next year is to pass this amendment."
Reply Retweet Like
Alf Dubs retweeted
Safe Passage Oct 21
And we're up. The is debating on refugee family reunion. Watch along here
Reply Retweet Like
Alf Dubs retweeted
Stephen Cowan 🇪🇺🇬🇧 Oct 21
Interesting to hear tell Parliament (thanks ) that is "is going to reopen" . That's news to all of us on the government's Taskforce. When will the funds be announced? BTW, Mr Bailey hasn't responded to my letter.
Reply Retweet Like
Alf Dubs retweeted
Safe Passage Oct 21
The next round of for the takes place in the Lords in just over two hours. Peers will once again vote on saving family reunion in
Reply Retweet Like
Alf Dubs Oct 21
for the fourth time in three years!
Reply Retweet Like
Alf Dubs retweeted
Fleur Anderson MP Oct 21
I asked Jacob Rees-Mogg about Hammersmith Bridge funding again. This is urgent. The Taskforce has met for 5 weeks but there is still no government decision on funding. Come on - fix .
Reply Retweet Like
Alf Dubs retweeted
Terre des hommes UK Oct 21
The loss of rights will lead to enormous suffering for . 's is back to the today. We must protect child refugees by protecting their rights to family reunification in the UK!
Reply Retweet Like
Alf Dubs Oct 21
they are beautiful. Thank you!
Reply Retweet Like
Alf Dubs retweeted
We Own It Oct 21
This NHS doctor wants you to take action to save our NHS. shows how you can!
Reply Retweet Like
Alf Dubs retweeted
Safe Passage Oct 19
Replying to @safepassageuk
They've done a huge amount to put pressure on the Government to save refugee family reunion. Their sponsoring of the original AmendmentNC29 back in June was instrumental in building momentum for the campaign to save child refugees in Europe.
Reply Retweet Like