MPs on Twitter.co.uk

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Number of Tweets Today by Party

MPs by most followers

Name Party Followers Change
Jeremy Corbyn Labour 1,857,817 313
Edward Miliband Labour 744,855 -9
Theresa May Conservative 642,175 644
Boris Johnson Conservative 468,460 242
David Lammy Labour 399,877 324
Caroline Lucas Green Party 315,305 60
Chuka Umunna Labour 302,513 176
Tim Farron Liberal Democrat 297,263 -44
Tom Watson Labour 248,154 177
Diane Abbott Labour 218,813 79

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New Followers Today

Name Party Followers Change
Theresa May Conservative 642,175 644
John McDonnell Labour 171,843 329
David Lammy Labour 399,877 324
Jeremy Corbyn Labour 1,857,817 313
Boris Johnson Conservative 468,460 242
Graham Jones Labour 8,883 -69
Tim Farron Liberal Democrat 297,263 -44
Mhairi Black Scottish National Party 126,196 -14
Grant Shapps Conservative 85,125 -14
Zac Goldsmith Conservative 74,750 -11

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Top Tweets Today

Labour @ChukaUmunna | Streatham

302,513 | 176

Conservative @Anna_Soubry | Broxtowe

94,038 | 58

Labour @jeremycorbyn | Islington North

1,857,817 | 313

Labour @labourlewis | Norwich South

67,736 | 66

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Recent Tweets:

Labour @LesleyLaird | Kirkcaldy and Cowdenbeath

3,834 | 2

Labour @ToniaAntoniazzi | Gower

5,568 | 14

Labour @FabianLeedsNE | Leeds North East

2,259 | 15

Conservative @Jacob_Rees_Mogg | North East Somerset

177,371 | 184

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