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Parliament member

Richard Graham Corbett, Belgian Parliament member. President Jeunesse European Federation, 1979-1981; secretary GMB Trade Union, Brussels, 1990-1993. Member University of Oxford Labour Club (secretary 1975), Fabian Society (branch chairman 1984-1985).

Background

Corbett, Richard Graham was born on January 6, 1955 in Southport, Merseyside, England.

Education

Bachelor in Philosophy, Politics and Economic, University Oxford, 1976. Doctor in Political Science, University Hull, 1995.

Career

Trainee, European Cmty., Luxembourg, 1976-1977;secretary general, European Coordination Bureau International Youth Organisation, Brussels, 1977-1981;civil servant, European Parliament, Brussels, 1981-1989;policy advisor, Socialist Group, European Parliament, Brussels, 1989-1994;deputy secretary general, Socialist Group, European Parliament, Brussels, 1995-1996;M.E.P. from Merseyside West constituency, since 1996. Vice president Institutional Affairs Committee. Member Environment and Consumer Protection Committee, Joint Parliamentary Committee with Bulgarian Parliament, Animal Welfare Committee, Disability Committee, GLOBE, Consumer Affairs Committee, Sports Committee, Atlantic Region Committee.

Ambassador Mersey Partnership, Liverpool, England, 1997.

Works

Membership

President Jeunesse European Federation, 1979-1981. Secretary GMB Trade Union, Brussels, 1990-1993. Member University of Oxford Labour Club (secretary 1975), Fabian Society (branch chairman 1984-1985).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: walking, football, skiing.

Connections

Son of Harry Graham and Kathleen Zita (Bryant) C. M. Inge Elisabeth Van Gaal, July 1984 (divorced 1989). 1 child, Tom; married Anne Margueritte De Malsche, December 28, 1989.

Children: Hannah, Laura.

father:
Harry Graham Corbett

mother:
Kathleen Zita (Bryant) Corbett

spouse:
Anne Margueritte De Malsche

children:
Tom Corbett

Hannah Corbett

Laura Corbett