Downtown in Business have collated some of our favourite tweets from the past seven days.
Here is what we liked this week!
A big thanks to @VictoriaB_bhx for this great example of what DIB is and does! We couldn’t put it better ourselves.
— Victoria Ball (@VictoriaB_bhx) October 12, 2017
The Metro Mayor of the Liverpool City Region, Steve Rotheram, is excited about the future of Liverpool & Manchester after attending MIPIMUK.
— Steve Rotheram (@steve4lcrmayor) October 18, 2017
Christmas is coming and there is one man in particular who is not looking forward to it!
Thanks. I've put it on my calendar and will plan to cry myself to sleep the night before. https://t.co/tDeH2grXnc
— John Lewis (@johnlewis) October 17, 2017
A massive well done to @DIBMatthew on completing the Birmingham 1/2 marathon last weekend. (He did take 2 days to recover)
Thank you so much for your support everyone! 1/2 marathon done! 2hrs 17 mins and ready for a hot bath. So proud of you all for helping me! pic.twitter.com/IAIDT5I2Eb
— Matthew Barnsley (@DIBMatthew) October 15, 2017
— Carl (@Badmungo) October 17, 2017
Downtown were delighted to sponsor the #insiderNW42 awards this week.
Delighted to be sponsoring #insiderNW42 this evening. Looking forward to hearing from keynote speaker Steve Morgan.
— Frank McKenna (@DowntownFrank) October 9, 2017
There was amazing news about the #tyred campaign this week.
— Tyred (@tyreduk) October 12, 2017
Downtown Liverpool hosted an exclusive event with Everton FC legend and Everton in the Community ambassador Graeme Sharp!
— Chloé Elizabeth Shaw (@Chloe_NBHD) October 11, 2017
— Frank McKenna (@DowntownFrank) October 11, 2017
Bruntwood CEO, Chris Oglesby has backed a call for the government to back the #NorthernPowerhouse.
— Bruntwood (@Bruntwood_UK) October 9, 2017
Sir Richard Leese and Manchester City Council are leading the way to help resolve the homelessness crisis.
Another example of what Manchester City Council and its partners are doing to tackle the homelessness crisis https://t.co/7Ch5EKWjv3
— Sir Richard Leese (@SirRichardLeese) October 9, 2017
The #Brexit negotiations are going well.
Hello, is that Sky? This is Theresa. I'd like to cancel my subscription but still receive all your channels. The ball is in your court." pic.twitter.com/i0yDImsFEA
— James Melville (@JamesMelville) October 10, 2017
There’s been victory for the team at Ruler Analytics.
— Daniel John Reilly (@DanJohnReilly) September 28, 2017
Half-price travel scheme launched in Birmingham.
From Monday over 30,000 apprentices and trainees aged 16-18 will qualify for half price rail, tram and buses like their college counterparts https://t.co/rfK7Mdc5Zy
— Andy Street (@andy4wm) September 28, 2017
You can now enjoy the delicious taste of Mowglis in your own home.
My work here is done. She is all yours in every way. The Mowgli Cookbook is available for pre order.Enjoy, my dear Mowglites,& please RT pic.twitter.com/5ImCnezD2u
— Nisha Katona (@NishaKatona) October 1, 2017
Is it time for the US to reassess gun laws?
Number of Americans killed on battlefields in all wars in history:
Killed by firearms in the US since 1968:
— richard bacon (@richardpbacon) October 2, 2017
Which cathedral is better?
OMG. Cathedrals are in a Twitter fight and it's glorious. https://t.co/UrrwCOsmTB
— Deanna Raybourn (@deannaraybourn) October 4, 2017
Congratulations to DIB sponsors, High Performance Consultancy. We hope you all had a good time.
— Victoria Brown (@vbrownhpc) September 28, 2017
This is a very good read from Michael Taylor.
BLOG The problem with the Labour Party https://t.co/GhcqAyKiO6 – the grown ups are marginalised and it's attracted the truly nasty
— Michael Taylor (@MarpleLeaf) September 27, 2017
Roger Tilling, the voice over man for University Challenge, had his work cut out this week.
— Roger Tilling (@rogertilling) September 25, 2017
This is a little bonus for all you ‘Arrested Development’ fans.
— Arrested Development (@bluthquotes) September 28, 2017
This floor design is crazy!
Whoever designed this floor is evil. THATS A FLAT CARPET. pic.twitter.com/RGENHZJN81
— Muselk (@MrMuselk) September 21, 2017
They really were Ed, they really were.
Go for a run in the rain they said. It's refreshing and you'll feel great they said. They were wrong! pic.twitter.com/MaLrUTwN4v
— Ed James (@edjames_) September 21, 2017
This is a great campaign from @lpoolgirlgeeks
— Liverpool Girl Geeks (@lpoolgirlgeeks) September 20, 2017
Some useful information from BBC Reality Check
— BBC Reality Check (@BBCRealityCheck) September 16, 2017
We have no words!
— Channel 4 (@Channel4) September 15, 2017
Dogs are amazing!
Meet Frida. She's in the search & rescue division of the Mexican Navy along with two German shepherds. Sadly, she's been busy lately. 14/10 pic.twitter.com/82nlfkvodW
— SpookyWeRateDogs™ (@dog_rates) September 20, 2017
Zimbabwe was the bored kid in class during Trump’s UN speech
Congratulations Victoria Brown on completing the Great North Run!
— High Performance (@HPC_HRservices) September 11, 2017
— Mayor Andy Burnham (@MayorofGM) September 9, 2017
Not a good week for news presenters.
😂 wonderful car crash opening to BBC World News just now. Pick a camera, any camera 😛 pic.twitter.com/5XxrdwQXcr
— Andrew Roberts 💬 (@AndyMRoberts) September 9, 2017
Sky News just now. pic.twitter.com/iyECCLLfx9
— Neil Perryman (@tachyon_tv) September 6, 2017
If your online password is your dog/cat’s name and a number, you may want to reassess that.
— DigiEnable (@DigiEnable) September 14, 2017
We have contacted the DIB Social Media for comment.
BREAKING: The world's problems will not be solved by arguing with strangers on Twitter. We'll update you when we have more on this story.
— Channel 4 (@Channel4) September 13, 2017
Save all the animals!
Bear rescued from fire, won't let go of his hero! pic.twitter.com/GNwLzA9WF6
— Cute Emergency (@cutemergency) September 7, 2017
— Chris McKenna (@DIB_Chris) September 6, 2017
Snakes and Ladders show stopper, you say. We only need ladders, the tent comes with a snake.
Paul Hollywood opens a fortune cookie. He goes silent. The camera pans in to show T R A I T O R written on the paper#GBBO
— TechnicallyRaarrrghh (@TechnicallyRon) September 5, 2017
J.K Rowling couldn’t be subtle if she tried.
They lied, denied, manipulated and misinformed. The country's polarised and the xenophobes are joyful. Britain, we've been Trumped. pic.twitter.com/gBV13f0f9v
— J.K. Rowling (@jk_rowling) September 6, 2017
Cheers, Jack Hunter 🐻
— Teleri Davies (@DIBTeleri) September 7, 2017
This week we’re keeping the vibes light as the Summer sunshine gets weaker with every passing day #AutumnisComing.
— Frank McKenna (@DowntownFrank) August 29, 2017
— NME (@NME) August 31, 2017
If there is one thing we’re NOT cutting out of our diet, it’s the #GBBO
— British Bake Off (@BritishBakeOff) August 30, 2017
.. and while we’re on the topic of delicious foods.
✨✨✨UNMISSABLE PAYDAY TREAT ✨✨✨
Grab those last few TICKETS for Beauty & The Feast 👌🏻🍴🎉
— Liv Food Drink (@LivFoodDrink) August 25, 2017
Who has the patience?!
— Digital Trends (@DigitalTrends) August 28, 2017
Downtown in Business hosted #TransportSummit17 to discuss Cross Rail North and wider transport investment for the Northern Powerhouse.
Is this the next ‘covfefe’?
Trump exclaims "Antifa!" while addressing a protester's presence at his Phoenix rally. pic.twitter.com/fZTLbw7RDj
— BuzzFeed News (@BuzzFeedNews) August 23, 2017
Downtown Birmingham in Business hosted the ‘Work Hard Play Hard’ Downtown summer BBQ.
— Matthew Barnsley (@DIBMatthew) August 14, 2017
— Hannah Floyd (@hannahblueprint) August 14, 2017
— Victoria Ball (@VictoriaB_bhx) August 11, 2017
Want to win a hand delivered crate of beer in time for this Bank Holiday weekend, check this out…
— Huddled News (@huddlednews) August 16, 2017
Barack Obama took to Twitter with the most liked Tweet ever…
— Twitter (@Twitter) August 16, 2017
"No one is born hating another person because of the color of his skin or his background or his religion…" pic.twitter.com/InZ58zkoAm
— Barack Obama (@BarackObama) August 13, 2017
Anyone looking for a new job?
For anyone doubting that we peaked as a species some time back, this is a job now. pic.twitter.com/rullYdGKfP
— Paul Jenkins (@fourfoot) August 12, 2017
Thursday 10th August marked marked 10 years since the death of Manchester legend, Tony Wilson. ITV’s Lucy Meacock paid tribute to her ‘on-screen TV partner, and off-screen friend’
— Lucy Meacock (@lucymitv) August 8, 2017
— Frank McKenna (@DowntownFrank) August 10, 2017
Granada Reports’ Daniel Hewitt looked at the Northern Powerhouse’s transport links
Manchester to Ellesmere Port is 35 miles. I did it on public transport as part of a report on the Northern Powerhouse. It took 2hrs 25mins. pic.twitter.com/ltdrUn7IWT
— Daniel Hewitt (@DanielHewittITV) August 3, 2017
Downtown members make a move.
— Matthew Barnsley (@DIBMatthew) August 9, 2017
— B&M Waste Services (@bagnallmorris) August 9, 2017
Brexit made its impact on holiday makers.
— Daily Express (@Daily_Express) August 1, 2017
Trump hit the headlines once again.
If Trump really wants to destroy North Korea he should run it as one of his businesses.
— Darth Putin (@DarthPutinKGB) August 8, 2017
I liked it better when Donald Trump used to say "you're fired" to people instead of to inter-continental ballistic missiles.
— Richard Osman (@richardosman) August 9, 2017
This is a fantastic cause.
🎫 | Tickets on sale for the celeb charity match at Goodison in memory of @Bradleysfight.
Adults – £10
U16s – £5
— Everton Fan Services (@efc_fanservices) August 2, 2017
Oh, the irony!
— Daily Express (@Daily_Express) August 1, 2017
Another week at The White House, another drama!
— John Lundin (@johnlundin) July 31, 2017
Advertising at it’s best!
Carlo & Co: A barber shop from UK. pic.twitter.com/3MGoIrbcDN
— Brilliant Ads (@Brilliant_Ads) July 28, 2017
Chris Grayling has announced that the electrification of the Transpennine railway from Manchester to Leeds has been partially scrapped and Twitter certainly had something to say about it.
— Sebastian Payne (@SebastianEPayne) July 24, 2017
N powerhouse is alive & well, gaining momentum & led by great northern businesses….we R heading south not waiting 4 the south 2 head north
— Nick Hopkinson MBE (@hoppyironman) July 24, 2017
Chris Grayling backs £30bn tunnel for london starting in his constituency while condemning the north to rail misery https://t.co/ajqJCYRhQs
— Helen Pidd (@helenpidd) July 25, 2017
This is genuinely brilliant pic.twitter.com/j3C4dwyC0k
— Shane Goldmacher (@ShaneGoldmacher) July 25, 2017
Friend of Downtown @colindsinclair is very happy that Liverpool will be competing in Round the World Clipper race.
Awesome Nothing represents the brand of Liverpool more than hosting and taking part in global events. No ordinary city. No ordinary events!
— Colin Sinclair (@colindsinclair) July 21, 2017
After the furore surrounding the BBC gender pay gap issues…
Delighted that Sun, Mail and Telegraph are waging war on the gender pay gap and looking forward to them publishing their own figures
— Rory Cellan-Jones (@ruskin147) July 20, 2017
Downtown Liverpool hosted #COLBA17 on Thursday 13th July, here’s a collection of some of the highlights from the evening.
— Downtown Liverpool (@DIBLiv) July 18, 2017
Downtown’s own Man about Manchester, Colm Feeley, has some amazing things to say about the relaunch of Brasserie Abode.
— Michael Bennett (@DIB_Michael) July 13, 2017
Friend of Downtown, Mike Newman, achieved something pretty spectacular this week.
For anyone who didn't see the live announcement on Facebook – HE'S DONE IT!! 105mph in a power boat. WELL DONE MIKE NEWMAN!! pic.twitter.com/RyaNTIaXiq
— Speed of Sight (@speedofsightorg) July 19, 2017
As it says in the tweet!
Presumably good at helping people stay alive. pic.twitter.com/xvj0jF3lJh
— Andrew Dennison (@CharlieBeatnik) July 14, 2017
Always watch out for the sign!
ALWAYS pay attention to the road ahead! 😂
"I'm sorry officer, I didn't see the sign"… "It's ok, neither did I!" 🚓🚶🏻🚏💥🙈
Cake Fine 🍰🍩 pic.twitter.com/Jnyi6KbNEP
— Roads Policing Unit (@MerPolTraffic) July 19, 2017
Time to whip out the strawberries and cream, it’s tennis season at #Wimbledon.
— Wimbledon (@Wimbledon) July 11, 2017
— BBC News (UK) (@BBCNews) July 13, 2017
— Matthew Barnsley (@DIBMatthew) July 12, 2017
This comprehensive political documentary is our fave 😉
This is exactly why Claire and I never had children. https://t.co/E8VO6bydQE
— Frank Underwood (@FrankUnderwocd) July 9, 2017
Life imitates art pic.twitter.com/UfQWC7gCME
— Alec Luhn (@ASLuhn) July 7, 2017
Sleep tight little one… 💙 pic.twitter.com/iGqLXdvlVi
— Jermain Defoe (@IAmJermainDefoe) July 8, 2017
Meet Brum’s latest additions, Mowgli Street Food in #Grandcentral and #TheBigSleuth
— Nisha Katona (@NishaKatona) July 11, 2017
— Pink Spaghetti PA (@Namrita_Pspag) July 9, 2017
The @tyreduk campaign has gain another major supporter.
— Frances Molloy (@MolloyFrances) July 5, 2017
America has finally been made great again, or not!
we did it, everyone! pic.twitter.com/RnynwCAWhX
— MicHELL🔥😈🔥 (@inthefade) July 5, 2017
Colin Sinclair took part in Downtown Liverpool’s #LivBizWeek
— Colin Sinclair (@colindsinclair) July 4, 2017
Gary Lineker wants us to save the NHS!
The NHS is 69 today. It's getting old, it's vulnerable, it's not being cared for. It needs treating. It needs saving. Don't let the NHS die.
— Gary Lineker (@GaryLineker) July 5, 2017
As it says, congratulations Brian!
Congratulations, Brian. pic.twitter.com/cXrnTlLJVK
— You Had One Job (@_youhadonejob1) July 4, 2017
We’ll just leave this here.
In cinemas today: pic.twitter.com/InGttr5mGB
— HaveIGotNewsForYou (@haveigotnews) June 30, 2017
Sharon Osbourne had something to say about the new t-shirt range from the Kardashian sisters.
Girls, you haven’t earned the right to put your face with musical icons. Stick to what you know…lip gloss. pic.twitter.com/BhmuUVrDBn
— Sharon Osbourne (@MrsSOsbourne) June 29, 2017
Susanna Reid finally agreed with Piers Morgan
— Good Morning Britain (@GMB) June 28, 2017
May has, again, made some bold decisions
So Theresa May's confidence calling a General Election just cost us a billion and the 352 million is not going to the health service WTF
— Carolyn Hughes (@CarolynPR) June 26, 2017
Harry Potter fans celebrated the 20th anniversary
20 years ago today a world that I had lived in alone was suddenly open to others. It's been wonderful. Thank you.#HarryPotter20
— J.K. Rowling (@jk_rowling) June 26, 2017
What next for May?
— Insiders ABC (@InsidersABC) June 25, 2017
June’s heat wave marked the start and the end of Britain’s summer.
It’s been a year since the UK voted to leave the EU.
A year ago the UK voted to leave the EU after Boris & co promised £350m extra per week for the NHS. RT to remind people of their big fat lie pic.twitter.com/UiiRo7c5AK
— Chuka Umunna (@ChukaUmunna) June 23, 2017