• 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


  • 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

EU-Ghana Stepping Stone Economic Partnership Agreement (debate)

30-11-2016 P8_CRE-PROV(2016)11-30(13)

Macro-financial assistance to Jordan (debate)

23-11-2016 P8_CRE-PROV(2016)11-23(15)

Use of primates in neuroscience research

18-10-2016 E-007815/2016
  • Here's what I wrote back in May, although obviously the EU question has changed things somewhat.. https://t.co/jtD8byO26i
    07/12/2016 10:50 - twitter
  • Good to see Labour returning to its historical position on home rule. https://t.co/d0qUr3hfJr
    07/12/2016 10:11 - twitter
  • RT @TheProgressives: ✅The work goes on! @GianniPittella gets re-elected by acclamation as S&D Group's President. Congratulations, Gianni…
    07/12/2016 09:58 - twitter
  • Liam Fox's comments on WTO schedules: It won't be as simple as he thinks, other countries won't want to give same c… https://t.co/ookWjioB8R
    06/12/2016 15:31 - twitter
  • RT @ValedeAlmeidaEU: Contributions of @UNRWA and its dedicated staff command our respect. It serves as a pillar of hope for over 5 milli…
    05/12/2016 21:45 - twitter
  • BBC News - Gambia's Jammeh loses to Adamu Barrow in shock election result https://t.co/wxU5wt8aJD
    02/12/2016 15:33 - twitter



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    B-1047 Bruxelles/Brussel


  • Parlement européen
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Postal address

  • European Parliament
    Rue Wiertz
    Altiero Spinelli 13G157
    1047 Brussels