My latest updates

  • Statement on progression to Phase 2 negotiations

    Speaking on 13th December. Although we are moving onto phase 2 of negotiations, we must not pretend the phase 1 issues are settled,

  • Challenging a UKIP point of order on Select Committee visit

    Challenging a UKIP point of order on the visit of the Commons Select Committee. 15th November 2017.


At work in Yorkshire & Humber

  • My constituency

  • Facts & figures

    These fact sheets contain key information about the role of the European Union in parts of Yorkshire & Humber, including EU-funded projects and other benefits.

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  • Talking with constituents

    A key part of my job is communicating with people, businesses and organisations from all over our region. If you’d like to get in touch, I’d be delighted to hear from you.

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  • My promises

    As your MEP, I am fighting to:

    • make the case for Britain in Europe
    • change EU policies that need reform
    • build on EU successes and partial successes
    • fight racism
    • put climate change back on the agenda
    • secure European funding for Yorkshire
    • report back regularly and thoroughly

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