• 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

Data protection and the UK draft communications bill

21-07-2015 E-011723/2015

Negotiations for the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) (A8-0175/2015 - Bernd Lange)

09-07-2015 P8_CRE-PROV(2015)07-09(13.1)

Long-term shareholder engagement and corporate governance statement (A8-0158/2015 - Sergio Gaetano Cofferati)

09-07-2015 P8_CRE-PROV(2015)07-09(13.6)
  • We cannot let the #refugeecrisis continue. Labour MEPs want the EU & member states to step up
    04/09/2015 18:30 - twitter
  • UK should be leading the efforts in helping refugees. Disappointed that Cameron isn't doing more #refugeeswelcome @EuroLabour @labourpress
    04/09/2015 18:10 - twitter
  • 5,000 refugees isn't enough Mr Cameron. We must do more #refugeeswelcome @EuroLabour @labourpress
    04/09/2015 18:00 - twitter
  • Access to water & sanitation should be recognised as a human right across all relevant EU legislation, do @Conservatives agree? #Right2Water
    04/09/2015 16:45 - twitter
  • My letter to the President @Europarl_EN calling for urgent debate on the #refugeecrisis. Will take place next week
    03/09/2015 17:28 - twitter
  • Labour MEPs requested that @Europarl_EN debate the refugee crisis, right that we will be able to do so next week @labourpress @EuroLabour
    03/09/2015 16:32 - twitter

Accredited assistants

  • HATHAWAY Elspeth Jane
  • HUNTER Emily
  • O'Shea Bridie

Local assistants

  • CASSWELL Patrick
  • MILLS Joshua Alan



  • 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 13G305
    1047 Brussels