• 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:

    • Relations with national Parliaments in charge in particular of COSAC (primary responsibility)
    • Conciliations (with VP Gebhardt and VP Telička)
    • Implementation of Article 17 TFEU


  • 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
  • AFCO Committee on Constitutional Affairs
  • PEST Special Committee on the Union’s authorisation procedure for pesticides
  • DSAS Delegation for relations with the countries of South Asia

Most recent activities

Argentinian subsidised biodiesel exports

05-10-2018 P-005098/2018 Commission
  • Quick hello to @IFAmedia delegation as they arrive to @Europarl_EN look forward to discussion on #capreform #futurofeurope #utps #familyfarms I expect #beef and future of suckler herd will be on the agenda @EPPGroup @FineGael
    16/10/2018 12:59 - twitter
  • Thanks to @DerryGirlsAB for coming to @Europarl_EN this morning and talking about their #brexit #border concerns and their petition @EPPGroup @FineGael
    16/10/2018 10:37 - twitter
  • RT @HeaneyDaily: But for the moment everything’s an ache Deferred, foreknown, imagined and most real.
    16/10/2018 09:32 - twitter
  • Today is #WorldFoodDay2018 and it starts in @Europarl_EN with launch of the Global Hunger Index - situation is serious @Concern @Alliance_2015 #nohunger #migration #conflict #displacement @EPPGroup @FineGael
    16/10/2018 09:22 - twitter
  • Debating #Brexit #FutureofEurope with @stephensackur @BBCHARDtalk and it was tough talking! @EPPGroup @FineGael @yfg #goodtotalk
    15/10/2018 17:48 - twitter
  • Reading through this analysis of @PhilHoganEU #CAPreform proposal being debated in @EP_Agriculture this afternoon - I will be following the debate from #London where #Brexit is on the agenda ahead of the European Council meeting Wednesday evening. #busydays @EPPGroup @FineGael
    15/10/2018 13:03 - twitter



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    B-1047 Bruxelles/Brussel


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Postal address

  • European Parliament
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    Altiero Spinelli 10E102
    1047 Brussels