• Richard
  • Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament
  • Member
  • United Kingdom Labour Party
  • Date of birth: 6 January 1955, Southport


  • DSAS Delegation for relations with the countries of South Asia


  • PECH Committee on Fisheries
  • AFCO Committee on Constitutional Affairs
  • D-US Delegation for relations with the United States


  • ECON Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs
  • DANZ Delegation for relations with Australia and New Zealand

Most recent activities

Guidelines on the framework of future EU-UK relations (debate)

13-03-2018 P8_CRE-PROV(2018)03-13(3)

Early termination of the office of a Vice-President of the European Parliament (Ryszard Czarnecki) (vote)

07-02-2018 P8_CRE-REV(2018)02-07(7.1)

Conclusions of the European Council meeting of 14 and 15 December 2017 (debate)

16-01-2018 P8_CRE-REV(2018)01-16(3)
  • RT @RCorbettMEP: #brexit #BrexitReality #BrexitShambles
    23/04/2018 09:39 - twitter
  • “All the justifications for #Brexit are being dismantled” via @prospect_uk
    23/04/2018 08:27 - twitter
  • RT @PolakPolly: a) EU red line is no hard border in Ireland b) No hard border in Ireland requires SM & CU c) UK red lines are no SM & no CU d) EU can't cross red line bc of Irish veto e) UK can't cross red lines or #brexit makes even less sense f) Why was this a good idea again?
    22/04/2018 23:26 - twitter
  • Don’t forget #Brexit’s transitional costs! They are additional to the other costs and they are big! @InFactsOrg @markboleat
    22/04/2018 20:55 - twitter
  • RT @RCorbettMEP: #brexit #BrexitReality #BrexitShambles
    22/04/2018 18:34 - twitter
  • #bbcsp Puzzled by the jargon used in discussing #trade, #CustomsUnion , FTAs, #tariffs , NTBs, SM, etc? Have look at my attempt to explain simply and clearly :
    22/04/2018 16:23 - twitter



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