• David
  • Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament
  • Member
  • United Kingdom Labour Party
  • Date of birth: 26 August 1954, Edinburgh


  • D-ME Delegation to the EU-Montenegro Stabilisation and Association Parliamentary Committee


  • CPDE Conference of Delegation Chairs
  • INTA Committee on International Trade
  • DROI Subcommittee on Human Rights
  • DCAR Delegation to the Cariforum-EU Parliamentary Committee
  • DASE Delegation for relations with the countries of Southeast Asia and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)


  • AFET Committee on Foreign Affairs
  • DACP Delegation to the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly

Most recent activities

Right to affordable medicines in EU-Mercosur Trade Negotiations

28-11-2017 P-007310/2017 Commission

Non-compliance with contractual obligations (SHL vis-à-vis BiFab)

16-11-2017 E-007070/2017 Commission

Multilateral negotiations in view of the 11th WTO Ministerial Conference (debate)

14-11-2017 P8_CRE-PROV(2017)11-14(12)
  • RT @Cable_mag: #Brexit #climatechange #Arctic affairs #Security #trade & #Refugees increasingly impact Scotland. There is now a publication dedicated to analysing these issues. You can support it for less than £1 per week: https://t.co/4gk38XHDME CABLE. Changing Scotland's conversation. https://t.co/RjKkEoCVbO
    17/12/2017 20:22 - twitter
  • RT @FrancesOGrady: The PM promised not to weaken workers' rights after Brexit. This will test if she can keep her word, or if she's a prisoner of extremists in her own cabinet.
    17/12/2017 19:35 - twitter
  • RT @FrancesOGrady: Millions of workers - esp part-time women - got paid holidays because of this rule. And it stops bosses from forcing us to work ridiculous hours.
    17/12/2017 19:35 - twitter
  • RT @FrancesOGrady: I've seen reports of a ministerial plot to scrap the Working Time Directive. This is a straight-up attack on our rights at work.
    17/12/2017 19:35 - twitter
  • Britons now back Remain over Leave by 10 points, exclusive poll shows https://t.co/Lm1iElVNgY
    16/12/2017 23:01 - twitter
  • RT @KirstyS_Hughes: Brexit stage 2: some big rows ahead incl. on trade, transition and northern Ireland- my Herald piece https://t.co/Gi7qEQvoEv
    16/12/2017 10:34 - twitter



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Postal address

  • European Parliament
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    Altiero Spinelli 13G157
    1047 Brussels