Twitter Reacts To Michael Gove Appointed As Environment Secretary
There has been outrage (and confusion) to former education secretary Michael Gove being appointed as environmental secretary – replacing Andrea Leadsom, who has taken on the position of leader of the house of commons.
Unfortunately for Gove, Twitter was on fine form as ever. Check out the best tweets from the day.
Posted by the Lib Dem candidate for North East Leeds
The new Minister of the Environment, Michael Gove, with his chief climate change advisor pic.twitter.com/zjlggzqoLg
— Jon Hannah (@JCHannah77) 11 June 2017
After Springwatch revealed that 44 million birds had disappeared since 1970
— Dr. Nöwt (@Dr_Nowt) 13 June 2017
Well at least someone can
Weasel really relates to Michael Gove https://t.co/lzQjLr8Myo
— Wils (@artymeercat) 13 June 2017
On his attempted removal of climate change from the geography curriculum – this is subject for debate, the BBC have done a write up of the allegations.
So our new environment secretary, the lovely Michael Gove, once tried to ban climate change from the geography curriculum.
— Susie Maidment (@Tweetisaurus) 13 June 2017
The Naughty Wheat Fields Made A Return
MICHAEL GOVE IS NOW RESPONSIBLE FOR FIELDS OF WHEAT.
— Tom Wilson (@feedthedrummer) 11 June 2017
Wonder which will end up being the biggest environmental disaster… Chernobyl or Michael Gove? #cabinetreshuffle
— Rhydd Pugh (@Rhyddian) 13 June 2017
Theresa May needs to stand next to someone who will make her look good. That’s why you are back in.
— Stephen Brain (@StephenBrain) 13 June 2017
Thinking about it, Ricky Gervais would probably be better suited to Michael’s new role
Michael Gove as environmental secretary. Next up @rickygervais as Secretary for Religion & The Afterlife.
— Dave Williams (@TheDaveWilliams) 13 June 2017
This scathing research
Impossible to see photo of Michael Gove and not say ‘Twat’ research proves – The Rochdale Herald https://t.co/W6GtkCSPT7
— alex mclean (@bar_mtv) 13 June 2017
Boris even got involved (this didn’t go down too well)
It’s a GOVErnment of all the talents. Welcome back to Michael!
— Boris Johnson (@BorisJohnson) 11 June 2017
Following a recent mainstream media report on bovine TB being spread by hunt hounds
— Karolina (@karolina_dudek) 13 June 2017
Green party leader Caroline Lucas also had some stern words on his appointment
‘Unfit for this job’: Caroline Lucas slams appointment of Michael Gove as Environment Secretary https://t.co/wNRzBEytli
— Green Party (@TheGreenParty) 12 June 2017
— i newspaper (@theipaper) 12 June 2017