Downtown in Business have collated some of our favourite tweets from the past seven days.
Here is what we liked this week!
Downtown Birmingham in Business hosted the ‘Work Hard Play Hard’ Downtown summer BBQ.
— Matt 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
— Fourfoot (@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.
— Matt 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.
— Colm Feeley (@DIB_Colm) 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
— Matt 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
— Michele (@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