Why are they trending? EdBalls, LincolnshireDay, #thebreakfastclub

1 October 2012 - what's trending and why?

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Ed Balls

Ed Balls, The Shadow chancellor wants to build 100,000 new homes by using £2.5bn gained from selling the 4G mobile phone spectrum.

Mr Balls will tell the Labour conference in Manchester today: "In difficult times, we urgently need to put something back into the economy. So with this one-off windfall from the sale of the 4G spectrum, let's cut through the dither and rhetoric and actually do something. Not more talk, but action right now."


Lincolnchire Day is an annual event recognising the Lincolnshire Rising of 1536, a Catholic revolt against the establishment of the Church of England.

Lisa North (@‏lisamarynorth) tweets: "Lincolnshire flag flying at Lincoln castle this morning #lincolnshireday http://twitpic.com/b00kri


The cult film is getting a resurge of interest on Twitter this morning. We're not entirely sure why. It could be because "The Breakfast Club returns to the big screen The_Printworks ODEONCinemas Manchester tonight. Tickets are only £4 & the show starts at 8pm!" according to @FlashBackFans

or because Caggie Dunlop, of Made in Chelsea fame, recently tweeted: "At the breakfast club soho with my favourite little pig oliverproudlock food looks ridic!"