Emma Barnett (@Emmabarnett )

Emma Barnett

Bio BBC Broadcaster & journalist: Mornings @BBC5Live #EmmaBarnettShow | Evenings @BBCNewsnight & @BBCWomansHour | Columnist @TheSundayTimes | Author: Period. ⬇️
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Account created 16-01-2009 12:33:12
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iPhone : This doctor worked in the NHS for 40 years, and returned from retirement to help fight Covid-19. He has since died of it. Heartbreaking story. huffingtonpost.co.uk/entry/top-doct…

iPhone : The Getty Museum in Los Angeles challenged art fans to post photos of themselves recreating their favorite works of art from the safety of their homes. This in my favourite ...

Twitter Web App : “The cash has to go to self-employed businesses now.”

The former Governor of the Bank of England Lord Mervyn King, tells Emma Barnett people can’t wait till June to get government help. #coronavirus.

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Twitter Web App : 'What about tax or VAT rebates? We have mechanisms to get cash to people now. We must to save businesses.June won't do. Those in government have little experience running things; we should make bank workers key workers & re-open high street branches'. Fascinating from Mervyn King twitter.com/bbc5live/statu…

Twitter Web App : Conservative Party Vice Chair, Dr Caroline Johnson #StayHomeSaveLives tells Emma Barnett why limited company dividends aren’t covered by treasury scheme “because they’re not taxed as income

🎧Listen on BBC Sounds - bbc.in/2PneVVu

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Twitter Web App : Wimbledon has been cancelled for the first time since World War Two because of the coronavirus pandemic.

More to follow: bbc.in/2UzYick


Twitter Web App : David Hockney and his dog Ruby in lockdown in Normandy, plus one of his new drawings

Why are my iPad drawings seen as a respite from the news? Well, they are obviously made by the hand depicting the renewal that is the spring in this part of the world.

Twitter Web App : BBC Radio 5 Live Emma Barnett Companies that need to furlough team members should head over to SeedLegals. All the information you need, plus the platform will build furlough notices for each team member that can be e-signed on their phones from home. And, it's totally free:

iPhone : Whilst I was making Undiscussable podcast giving help & support for victims & survivors of domestic abuse, this was happening 👇 it’s not because of COVID-19 it’s because we have a domestic abuse problem. Her name was Victoria Woodhall she was an NHS nurse & a mum of 3 children.