All deleted tweets from politicians

RT @DanielJHannan: In 1997, John Major led the Conservatives to their worst defeat since the universal franchise, losing 48 more seats than in 1945. Now he says, “A Conservative Party that doesn’t appeal to everyone is not a Conservative Party that I recognise.” Hmmmm...

RT @DanielJHannan: Here's a clue. Even during Britain's life-and-death struggle with Bonaparte, it was still diverting warships to hunt down the slave traders. https://t.co/m592ubvY5L

@EmmaKennedy I don’t want to ban it. I wish it well. I just want us to have the right to hire and fire the people who set our laws.

I see from the responses that a lot of people struggle to distinguish between disliking something and wanting to ban it. The difference between the two contains the entirety of what we mean by "a free society".

@AllieRenison @MRJKilcoyne Don’t think you’ll get much disagreement from either of us there, Allie.

Daniel Hannan (unknown) tweeted :

Gotta love Scottish mums.

@GeoffStooke @tfa4freedom No one, at the start of the fighting, had any doubt that this was a civil war within a common polity. That changed only when German mercenaries were used in America (because Brits wouldn’t volunteer) and, especially, after France got involved.

Daniel Hannan (unknown) tweeted :

Follow @twoshep

RT @jimmy_wales: Joke: A man rings 999 in a panic. "My wife is 9 months pregnant and has just started screaming!" "What is she saying?" "She is ranting about Jews!" "Don't worry, it only means she's gone into Labour..."