Linda McAVAN
  • Linda
  • Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament
  • Member
  • United Kingdom Labour Party
  • Date of birth: 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


  • PECH Committee on Fisheries
  • PANA Committee of Inquiry to investigate alleged contraventions and maladministration in the application of Union law in relation to money laundering, tax avoidance and tax evasion

Most recent activities

Situation of the Rohingya people (debate)

12-12-2017 P8_CRE-PROV(2017)12-12(11)

Banning diclofenac

16-11-2017 E-007074/2017 Commission

The EU-Africa Strategy: a boost for development (debate)

14-11-2017 P8_CRE-PROV(2017)11-14(16)
  • Getting out the vote for Labour candidate @yorkshiresumner in the Rockingham by election today. Still time to vote! #labourdoorstep @DanJarvisMP
    14/12/2017 17:58 - twitter
  • At last something to celebrate! Government loses key Brexit bill vote after Tory rebellion @EuroLabour @TheProgressives
    13/12/2017 21:02 - twitter
  • Labour MEPs: Talks are moving on, but Tory divisions threaten further progress
    13/12/2017 16:39 - twitter
  • RT @danielmaier: 😐
    13/12/2017 14:42 - twitter
  • RT @EP_ForeignAff: "The Sakharov Prize should be a wake-up call for the entire world" - @EP_ForeignAff @EP_Development & @EP_HumanRights MEPs discussed with the 2017 Sakharov Prize winners, on Monday evening, ahead of the award ceremony scheduled on Wednesday noon - MORE:
    11/12/2017 23:43 - twitter
  • RT @yorkshiresumner: Sub zero temperature this morning with snow but Rockingham by-election campaigning goes on! #labourdoorstep huge thanks to @Steph_Peacock @SeanMitch64 @Jandrewsbmbc
    10/12/2017 13:37 - twitter



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