• John
  • Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament
  • Member
  • United Kingdom Labour Party
  • Date of birth: 31 October 1958, Newcastle upon Tyne


  • BUDG Committee on Budgets
  • DCAR Delegation to the Cariforum-EU Parliamentary Committee


  • REGI Committee on Regional Development
  • D-MK Delegation to the EU-former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia Joint Parliamentary Committee

Most recent activities

2019 budget - Trilogue mandate (debate)

04-07-2018 P8_CRE-PROV(2018)07-04(19)

European Defence Industrial Development Programme (A8-0037/2018 - Françoise Grossetête)

03-07-2018 P8_CRE-PROV(2018)07-03(12.3)

Cohesion policy and the circular economy (A8-0184/2018 - Davor Škrlec)

13-06-2018 P8_CRE-PROV(2018)06-13(9.1)
  • The @HighwaysEngland #OperationStack consultation ends soon. Have your say now:
    17/07/2018 09:35 - twitter
  • Well Dan Sans Plan - because we DO accept referendum results but, when the #BrexitReality doesn’t deliver remotely what YOU and your chums promised, it makes perfect sense to ask again - or is being held accountable a little uncomfortable?
    16/07/2018 11:32 - twitter
  • RT @Andrew_Adonis: Best Prime Minister the Tories never had - in a different league to Mrs May
    16/07/2018 02:11 - twitter
  • #SkillsChangeLives - today, 15 July, is World Skills Day. Our recent placement, Izzy Hollingsworth, penned this blog on what it’s all about. #Brexit means fewer opportunities for young people & the threat of increasing youth unemployment. So fight Brexit.
    15/07/2018 23:59 - twitter
  • Don't forget to have your say on the @HighwaysEngland #OperationStack consultation. Do it online here:
    15/07/2018 22:35 - twitter
  • Big thanks to intern @hollyizzy for her blog on World Youth Skills Day:… It is really important that we get a Brexit deal that will reduce youth unemployment. #skillschangelives #wysd #skillsforall
    15/07/2018 22:17 - twitter



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