• 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

Travel document for the return of illegally staying third-country nationals (A8-0201/2016 - Jussi Halla-aho)

15-09-2016 P8_CRE-PROV(2016)09-15(12.2)

Guidelines for the employment policies of the Member States (A8-0247/2016 - Laura Agea)

15-09-2016 P8_CRE-PROV(2016)09-15(12.5)

Application of the Postal Services Directive (A8-0254/2016 - Markus Ferber)

15-09-2016 P8_CRE-PROV(2016)09-15(12.7)
  • RT @faisalislam: & @CER_Grant "there will be no pre negotiations, as UKG wants - Berlin official told me 'invoke article 50' and take your…
    28/09/2016 00:46 - twitter
  • RT @faisalislam: So @CER_Grant "I've just returned from Paris and Berlin - I can report that our partners are going to be very tough on us"…
    28/09/2016 00:46 - twitter
  • RT @faisalislam: .. @CER_Grant "our partners [Berlin/Paris] think British political class is completely deluded - does not know how bad a d…
    28/09/2016 00:41 - twitter
  • RT @Independent: Boris Johnson used Turkey joining the EU as a reason to vote for Brexit. Now he’s said he will help them do it https://t.c
    27/09/2016 23:12 - twitter
  • RT @RussellRElliott: Restrictions on free movement may actually reduce wages and workers’ standards.
    27/09/2016 22:56 - twitter
  • RT @GlenisWillmott: Delighted to have been elected as Chair of Labour NEC, important year ahead to come together and take on the Tories
    27/09/2016 22:48 - twitter



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