• Glenis
  • Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament
  • Member
  • United Kingdom Labour Party
  • Date of birth: 4 March 1951, Horden, Co. Durham


  • D-CA Delegation for relations with Canada


  • ENVI Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety


  • EMPL Committee on Employment and Social Affairs
  • DEEA Delegation for relations with Switzerland and Norway and to the EU-Iceland Joint Parliamentary Committee and the European Economic Area (EEA) Joint Parliamentary Committee

Most recent activities

High-tech manufacturing jobs in the EU

18-02-2015 E-002546/2015

European Youth Initiative (modification of the ESF regulation) (debate)

10-02-2015 P8_CRE-PROV(2015)02-10(4)

Country of origin labelling for meat ingredients in processed food (debate)

09-02-2015 P8_CRE-PROV(2015)02-09(14)
  • Ability to pool resources means EU well placed to help 30 million rare disease patients in Europe #RareDiseaseDay2015
    28/02/2015 13:24 - twitter
  • Access to affordable medicines is under threat in the EU. We need to facilitate better access to life-saving drugs
    27/02/2015 16:47 - twitter
  • Access to affordable medicines is under threat in the EU. We need EU to facilitate better access to live-saving drugs
    27/02/2015 16:45 - twitter
  • EU efficiency standards save UK housholds an average of £165 per year.
    27/02/2015 14:23 - twitter
  • RT @labourpress: Damning cross-party rprt exposes Osborne’s claim to hv halved EU budget surcharge to be totally untrue @ChrisLeslieMP http…
    27/02/2015 11:15 - twitter
  • RT @labourpress: Good to see Vince Cable and the Lib Dems out on TV today reminding everyone of their broken promise on tuition fees. http:…
    27/02/2015 11:14 - twitter

Accredited assistants

  • HUNTER Emily
  • O'Shea Bridie

Local assistants

  • CASSWELL Patrick
  • MILLS Joshua Alan



  • Parlement européen
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    60, rue Wiertz / Wiertzstraat 60
    B-1047 Bruxelles/Brussel


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

Postal address

  • European Parliament
    Rue Wiertz
    Altiero Spinelli 13G305
    1047 Brussels