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Tweets of the Week - Looking for the next generation // Keeping an eye on the clock, and on the weather forecast too

Published by Christine

The past week has been full of bank holidays in the UK, which has somehow made it seem longer despite the short working weeks. With big weddings, and small demonstrations dominating the news, the teams have been busy getting ready for the next Grand Prix in Turkey.

Heikki feels well when testing the Caterham at Duxford
Heikki feels well when testing the Caterham at DuxfordCredit: Team Lotus

Here are my top ten tweets from the past week.

Week Ending: 2nd May 2011

1. It's fascinating to wonder who the next Adrian Newey may be.

Now at Silverstone for the Greenpower Challenge. A great initiative. http://yfrog.com/gz7jissj

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Great to see so many kids excited and enthusiastic about engineering at the Greenpower Challenge! The next Adrian Newey could be here!

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2. The weather may come into play at the weekend.

A wet and wild #F1 Turkish Grand Prix weekend is looking increasingly likely. Early details are now available - http://bit.ly/iVYhco

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3. Tabatha's countdowns have been extended!

6 DAYS 14 HOURS AND 31 MINUTES BEFORE THE TURKISH #F1 GP & the start of GP2 @feeder_series and GP3 @Stepping_Series !! Woo hoo bring it on!

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4. That is a tough day to ask for your own celebrations.

Happy birthday to Sam Michael as well - celebrating his birthday on the day of the Royal Wedding!

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5. It must be the time of year for staff changes.

Job - We're hiring technical staff, check out http://bit.ly/gj6t0v #F1 #LRGP

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We're hiring technical staff - http://www.marussiavirginracing.com/get-involved/240/join-our-team #f1

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6. A tough day for the Senna family.

Thanks for all the good wishes! The most important thing is to keep the best Ayrton left for us always!! His best memories are what I keep.

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7. Nico Rosberg tests his hand at another form of driving.

Awesome stuff to drive DTM car albeit being an old 2003 version. I was absolutely flat out with the passengers on board.

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8. Going to the gym is the answer! Who knew?

Bit sore throat and ears (?!) feeling like tiny flu so gonna alter my training program takin it easier couple of days

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Flu seems to give up, I scared it away with sharp power session in the gym! Tomorrow i'll be like new again

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9. This may come in handy in the future, if Chandhok is granted another practice session.

Fun day at Duxford... Had a lesson in drifting from the impressive Caterham experience guys - great fun once I got the hang of it !!

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10. Another tweet from Bruno, as it was not all bad this week. Epic onboard footage.

Check out the video I made with my phone (yes... again the phone) from inside the car!! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ly7v4UUaML0

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