Catherine BEARDER
  • Catherine
  • Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe
  • Member
  • United Kingdom Liberal Democrats
  • Date of birth: 14 January 1949, Broxbourne


  • BURO Parliament's Bureau
  • QUE Quaestors

    Responsibilities as Quaestor:

    • Cultural and artistic events sponsored by Members
    • Artistic Committee
    • Chair of Artistic Committee
    • Contacts with Former Members' Association
    • Use by Members of Parliament's library and document management
    • Member of High-level Group on Gender Equality and Diversity
    • Member of the Bureau Working Group on ICT Innovation Strategy
    • Member of the Advisory Committee dealing with Harassment Complaints between Accredited Parliamentary Assistants and Members of the European Parliament and its Prevention at the Workplace* (* As appointed by the President)

  • ENVI Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety
  • DACP Delegation to the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly


  • DEVE Committee on Development
  • FEMM Committee on Women's Rights and Gender Equality
  • D-ZA Delegation for relations with South Africa

Most recent activities

State of play of negotiations with the United Kingdom (debate)

03-10-2017 P8_CRE-PROV(2017)10-03(3)

Motion for a resolution on whale hunting in Norway

06-09-2017 B8-0499/2017

OPINION on legitimate measures to protect whistle-blowers acting in the public interest when disclosing the confidential information of companies and public bodies

13-07-2017 ENVI_AD(2017)604553
  • RT @ruviz: I hope it's clearer now why non-UK EU citizens are so anxious when the gov't refuses to guarantee their rights and asks them to trust the PM
    23/10/2017 17:29 - twitter
  • RT @PolicyReviewEU: @johnmcternan Why is Germany the biggest exporter on the planet (by capita) despite being in EU? What's holding the UK back (besides its incompetence)
    23/10/2017 17:12 - twitter
  • RT @johnmcternan: If trading under WTO rules is so great, why is Mauritania the largest country that does so?
    23/10/2017 17:12 - twitter
  • Yes EU countries can require registration. All except UK do this. But again nationals are registered also.
    23/10/2017 15:54 - twitter
  • RT @InFactsOrg: 1/ EU Parl claim in @guardian that UK can't register EU citizens is misleading. Conflates rules on registration + checking of documentation.
    23/10/2017 15:02 - twitter
  • EU citizens can only be registered in the UK if British nationals are also required to do the same. Cross-party letter to @AmberRuddHR
    23/10/2017 14:24 - twitter



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