All deleted tweets from politicians

RT @labour_history: #OTD 1998. National Minimum Wage. Labour are defeated in the Lords by the Tories over the NMW. Blair attacks the Tories for thinking that "the answer to the problems of the economy is low wages". John Redwood claims that two million jobs will be lost due to its introduction.

RT @labour_history: #OTD 2000. Labour's first attempt to repeal Section 28 is defeated by a Tory campaign in the House of Lords. Led by Baroness Young, the current PM @theresa_may supported its upholding. Labour finally managed to repeal it in 2003.

RT @thebeatles: RT @thebeatles: 50 years ago #OTD, #TheBeatles performed live to the biggest TV audience the world had ever seen…

RT @labour_history: #OTD 1940. Attlee distances himself from appeasers. He argues, any negotiation with Hitler would be 'an agreement with a criminal lunatic'