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Sam Coates Sky

Bio Sam Coates, Deputy Political Editor, Sky News
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TweetDeck : 🔥"We haven’t seen a response like this since the final Harry Potter book," says Waterstones' Belfast manager Emma Southon
🔥DUP man buying Burned: “We certainly won’t be telling Arlene Foster”
🔥Despite legal threat, Foster hasn't taken issue with a comma…

iPhone : No official announcement yet from Keir Starmer on running for the leadership... but the launch of this website will leave few in doubt about whether he's going to throw his hat in the ring 👇…

iPhone : Hang on, the Lib Dems are having to elect a new leader because Jo Swinson’s local council won’t build a new indoor bowls hall?…

iPhone : Lots of mutterings this week that the RLB-Rayner ticket is the wrong way round (though the people doing the muttering aren’t exactly desperate for RLB to run for deputy either).

This amazing Esther Webber scoop will only raise more doubts…

iPhone : I understand that Prince Philip didn’t travel to hospital in an ambulance and he walked into hospital. Also the Queen has not changed her plans. She left Buckingham palace and travelled to Norfolk by train this morning as her husband would have been going to hospital in London

TweetDeck : When you know that the editor of the Evening Standard is the then chancellor named here, it adds a little extra to the papers endorsement of the new BoE boss…

Twitter Web App : Here is the EU (Withdrawal Agreement) Bill 2019-20.…

First impressions.

Three clauses removed.

Clause 30 on MPs' veto over extension? Gone.
Clause 31 on Parliament's role re future relationship? Gone.
Clause 34 and Schedule 4 on workers' rights? Gone.

iPhone : Queen’s Speech day - my analysis for @skynews 10pm

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iPhone : Queen’s Speech day - my analysis for @skynews 10pm

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iPhone : Queen’s Speech day - my analysis for @skynews 10pm

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iPhone : The DUP has prevented a pre-Christmas deal to restore Stormont powersharing, the Northern Ireland Secretary has said

iPhone : Now Im no longer an MP I can more comfortably own up to this quote in the fabulous Havent You Heard by Marie Le Conte - though itll need the word former inserted for the paperback...

If you are into UK politics and havent read it, ask Santa for a copy. Its brilliant.