• 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

Animal welfare, antimicrobial use, and the environmental impact of industrial broiler farming

06-09-2018 O-000095/2018 Commission

Debate with the Prime Minister of the Netherlands, Mark Rutte, on the Future of Europe (debate)

13-06-2018 P8_CRE-REV(2018)06-13(6)

Preparation of the European Council meeting of 28 and 29 June 2018 (debate)

12-06-2018 P8_CRE-REV(2018)06-12(2)
  • Keir Starmer gets a standing ovation from #LabourConference2018 when he says option to #remain should be available in place of a bad #Brexit
    25/09/2018 12:30 - twitter
  • My interview on #skynews earlier today (spoiler: I mention #brexit):
    24/09/2018 20:30 - twitter
  • My speech to #LabourConference #LAB18 :
    24/09/2018 18:59 - twitter
  • RT @Labour4NE: Fantastic speech by @EuroLabour leader @RCorbettMEP st #Lab18 today — “people have a right to stand up to broken promises”
    24/09/2018 17:07 - twitter
  • #Brexit #LabourConference #labour
    24/09/2018 08:48 - twitter
  • The #Labour composite (ie single compromise text negotiated among those who had tabled resolutions to #LabConf18) motion on #Brexit , to be debated (and voted on) on Tuesday, is a significant shift towards having a public vote on the Brexit deal. Direction of movement is clear.
    24/09/2018 01:14 - twitter



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