• 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

Travel document for the return of illegally staying third-country nationals (A8-0201/2016 - Jussi Halla-aho)

15-09-2016 P8_CRE-PROV(2016)09-15(12.2)

Asylum: provisional measures in favour of Italy and Greece (A8-0236/2016 - Ska Keller)

15-09-2016 P8_CRE-PROV(2016)09-15(12.4)

Application of the Postal Services Directive (A8-0254/2016 - Markus Ferber)

15-09-2016 P8_CRE-PROV(2016)09-15(12.7)
  • @GrainneLynn great to see you Grainne 😄
    24/09/2016 16:46 - twitter
  • My dream garden shed....@EUErasmusPlus Botanical Gardens
    23/09/2016 16:20 - twitter
  • Delighted to open the @EUErasmusPlus learning centre in the botanical gardens in beautiful sunshine
    23/09/2016 14:40 - twitter
  • The star in the photo is called "Jess"
    23/09/2016 14:35 - twitter
  • RT @Franc_Bogovic: Some more photos from #epAGRI visit in @Goriska_Brda -region with the best #wine in #Slovenia w. @EP_Agriculture @UliMue…
    23/09/2016 11:26 - twitter
  • Congratulations #Offaly on excellent stand @NPAIE
    22/09/2016 21:29 - twitter



  • Parlement européen
    Bât. Altiero Spinelli
    60, rue Wiertz / Wiertzstraat 60
    B-1047 Bruxelles/Brussel


  • Parlement européen
    Bât. Louise Weiss
    1, avenue du Président Robert Schuman
    CS 91024
    F-67070 Strasbourg Cedex

Postal address

  • European Parliament
    Rue Wiertz
    Altiero Spinelli 10E102
    1047 Brussels