Linda McAVAN
  • Linda
  • Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament
  • Member
  • United Kingdom Labour Party
  • Born on 2 December 1962, Bradford


  • DEVE Committee on Development


  • CPCO Conference of Committee Chairs
  • DPAP Delegation for relations with the Pan-African Parliament
  • DACP Delegation to the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly


Most recent activities

Child malnutrition in developing countries (debate)

27-11-2014 P8_CRE-PROV(2014)11-27(6)

2014 UN Climate Change Conference - COP 20 in Lima, Peru (1-12 December 2014) (debate)

26-11-2014 P8_CRE-PROV(2014)11-26(7)

25th anniversary of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child (debate)

26-11-2014 P8_CRE-PROV(2014)11-26(18)
  • Pleased the EP has voted in favour to officially #RecognisePalestine - a clear signal for EU countries to coordinate their support #EUWakeUp
    17/12/2014 13:34 - twitter
  • I've signed Labour's petition to scrap the Bedroom Tax, a cruel and unfair law. Please sign to #scrapthebedroomtax
    16/12/2014 17:18 - twitter
  • RT @PaulBlomfieldMP: It's a scandal that 220,000 care workers are illegally underpaid. We need an urgent investigation. Sign the petition h…
    16/12/2014 17:10 - twitter
  • RT @unisontweets: Show your support for scrapping the #bedroomtax by Christmas: MPs vote tomorrow.
    16/12/2014 17:08 - twitter

Accredited assistants

  • BUTTERICK Charlotte
  • NICHOLLS John Stephen

Local assistants

  • BATE Jacqueline
  • LYNCH Holly
  • SUMNER Nicola



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Postal address

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