To further our understanding of public reaction to political movement via social media, this dataset provides 17998 unfiltered tweets taken on the morning that Brexit was announced. This dataset contains metadata such as geolocation as an independent variable, to allow for rigorous qualitative investigation to be used.
Additional tweets from trending topics were also taken at the same time provide context on trending themes at the time:
|Date made available||23 Jun 2017|
|Publisher||University of Manchester|
|Date of data production||24 Jun 2016|
|Geographical coverage||United Kingdom|