• Derek
  • Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament
  • Member
  • United Kingdom Labour Party
  • Date of birth: 2 May 1961, Merthyr


  • CONT Committee on Budgetary Control


  • REGI Committee on Regional Development
  • DANZ Delegation for relations with Australia and New Zealand


  • BUDG Committee on Budgets
  • D-IN Delegation for relations with India
  • DACP Delegation to the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly

Most recent activities

REPORT on control of spending and monitoring of EU Youth Guarantee schemes’ cost-effectiveness

11-10-2017 A8-0296/2017

OPINION on the next MFF: preparing Parliament’s position on the MFF post-2020

11-10-2017 REGI_AD(2017)606230

Presentation of the Court of Auditors' annual report - 2016 (debate)

04-10-2017 P8_CRE-PROV(2017)10-04(16)
  • RT @campbellclaret: The desire of the broadcasters to pretend this car crash isn’t happening is weird.
    23/10/2017 23:22 - twitter
  • Tonight will present my report to #EPlenary on the EU Youth Guarantee Scheme. It's helped reduce youth unemployment but more to do.
    23/10/2017 19:15 - twitter
  • RT @CER_EU: The EU wont allow UK to cherry-pick parts of single market-even if it offers cash and accepts ECJ rulings @CER_Grant
    23/10/2017 13:09 - twitter
  • RT @BeaufortLtd: Our exclusive poll for @WalesOnline shows only 13% of #Wales population expect to be better off after #Brexit - 33% expect to be worse off
    23/10/2017 13:05 - twitter
  • RT @SamCoatesTimes: Significant: If right, this means Theresa May is preparing to say something publicly soon about dire consequences of “no deal”. If right.
    22/10/2017 22:32 - twitter
  • RT @ThatTimWalker: The farming community in particular was conned into believing Brexit would be a bonanza for them
    22/10/2017 22:31 - twitter



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