• Mairead
  • Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats)
  • Member
  • Ireland Fine Gael Party
  • Date of birth: 13 June 1959, Drogheda


  • PE European Parliament
    Responsibilities as vice-president:
    • Information Policy, Press and Citizens Relations including EPIOs, primary responsibility (with VP Guillaume)
    • WG on Information and Communication Policy, Chair
    • Interinstitutional Group on Communication, Co- Chair
    • STOA
    • Children’s Rights – Mediator


  • D-ME Delegation to the EU-Montenegro Stabilisation and Association Parliamentary Committee


  • BURO Parliament's Bureau
  • AGRI Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development


  • ENVI Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety
  • DSAS Delegation for relations with the countries of South Asia

Most recent activities

Situation in Syria (B8-1089/2016, B8-1090/2016)

06-10-2016 P8_CRE-PROV(2016)10-06(6.2)

2016 UN Climate change Conference in Marrakesh, Morocco (COP22) (B8-1043/2016)

06-10-2016 P8_CRE-PROV(2016)10-06(6.3)

Implementation of the Food Contact Materials Regulation (A8-0237/2016 - Christel Schaldemose)

06-10-2016 P8_CRE-PROV(2016)10-06(6.4)
  • Spotted on N52, this invasive species can spread from a very small piece of rhizome and can do a lot of harm - impo…
    22/10/2016 18:29 - twitter
  • Glorious morning #Autumnwatch
    22/10/2016 10:56 - twitter
  • You can't beat the real thing..just opened the post and read a hand written thank you #mademyday
    21/10/2016 10:17 - twitter
  • Sorry to have missed Joanne @tweetsbyJSB in the @Europarl_EN today sharing her wisdom on all things social media!…
    20/10/2016 18:07 - twitter
  • .@WildGooseMovie was entirely film in the Ardee area, with the 1st scene filmed in Ardee Castle where the original…
    20/10/2016 18:04 - twitter
  • .@WildGooseMovie premieres tonight featuring 4 generations of 1 family aged between 93yrs and 6mths. Well done Will…
    20/10/2016 18:02 - twitter



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    B-1047 Bruxelles/Brussel


  • Parlement européen
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Postal address

  • European Parliament
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    Altiero Spinelli 10E102
    1047 Brussels