• Charles
  • European Conservatives and Reformists Group
  • Member
  • United Kingdom Conservative Party
  • Date of birth: 25 September 1957, Aldershot, Hants


  • AFET Committee on Foreign Affairs
  • DAND Delegation for relations with the countries of the Andean Community
  • DLAT Delegation to the Euro-Latin American Parliamentary Assembly


  • DROI Subcommittee on Human Rights
  • D-RS Delegation to the EU-Serbia Stabilisation and Association Parliamentary Committee

Most recent activities

Persecution of Ahmadiyya Muslims in Pakistan

12-07-2018 E-003883/2018 Commission

The political crisis in Moldova following the invalidation of the mayoral elections in Chisinau (debate)

05-07-2018 P8_CRE-PROV(2018)07-05(4.1)

Somalia (debate)

05-07-2018 P8_CRE-PROV(2018)07-05(4.2)
  • One thing is guaranteed Brexit will not stop English as the de facto lingua anglia (no longer franca 😁) working language of all Europe.
    15/08/2018 00:00 - twitter
  • No doubt in part drafted by that great intellectual luminary Prof Minford with special sections by the erudite Ruth Lea, Lord Digby Jones, & Martin Howell. Between them they will describe the sunlit uplands that await global Britain free from the rotting EU corpse. 😁
    14/08/2018 23:43 - twitter
  • A pleasure to speak about the state of Brexit negotiations from a British pro EU perspective and my predictions of the various outcomes possible by March 29 of next year and all in the language of Cervantes.
    14/08/2018 21:59 - twitter
  • Great news but let's hope it's not too late late to do something to soften or reverse it.
    14/08/2018 19:48 - twitter
  • I miei pensieri e condoglianze alle famiglie di tutte le vittime di questa tragedia a Genoa.
    14/08/2018 14:02 - twitter
  • Tragic that Brextremists are now bringing in the Reformation as the historical link. Wonder what the Catholic recusant Brexiteers make of that one? Thought UK had moved on but clearly all the traditional prejudices lurking under English nationalism's surface start sadly to emerge
    14/08/2018 13:59 - twitter



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