|Member of the European Parliament
for Yorkshire and the Humber
1 March 1998
2 December 1962 |
Bradford, West Riding of Yorkshire
|Spouse(s)||Paul Blomfield MP|
Linda McAvan (born 2 December 1962) is a British Labour Party politician, who is a Member of the European Parliament for the Labour Party for Yorkshire and the Humber. She has been a Member of the European Parliament since 1998, and was first elected in a by-election following the resignation of Norman West.
Since June 2007 she has served as Vice President of the European Parliament's Socialist Group, is a member of the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly and currently sits on the Temporary Committee on Climate Change.
- Yorkshire & Humber Labour European election 2009 candidates website www.labour4yorkshire.eu.[dead link]
- Official website
- Profile at European Parliament website
- Yorkshire and Humber Labour European election candidates website
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