The Twitter UK Blog

Keeping you connected to everything happening in the UK and the global town square.

Matchday on Twitter

West Ham fans came together on Twitter to bring a new dimension to the matchday experience, in the first ever ‘Social Media Match’.Read more…


Take part in West Ham United’s ‘Social Media Match’ on Twitter — before, during and after the game.Read more…

#MuseumWeek hits the UK

Starting today, more than 350 museums, galleries and cultural institutions from across the UK will come together on Twitter for the first ever #MuseumWeek. Check out this page to see if your favourite museum is taking part!

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Discovering your #FirstTweet

To thank everyone who uses Twitter, we’re looking back at your #FirstTweets. You can too.Read more…


Enjoy unparallelled access to leading museums across Europe and the UK over #MuseumWeek from 24-30 March.Read more…

UK finalists join the 2014 #TwitterFiction Festival

Four UK finalists will take part in next week’s #TwitterFiction festival, alongside invited authors from the UK and beyondRead more…

How Twitter brings new audiences to newspaper brands

New research from the UK newspaper industry underscores value of Twitter for news readers.Read more…

Vine videos Live From Space

Create a Vine to put your face in space with Channel 4’s new series Live From Space.Read more…

Tweeting the Six Nations


As we approach the halfway point of the 2014 Six Nations, fan debate has already reached fever pitch on Twitter.

The participating teams have made Twitter the place to go for fans who want to get closer to the players than ever before. Read more…



@TeamGB’s bid to win gold in the men’s curling may have slipped away today, but not before interest in the sport reached new heights on Twitter.Read more…