Read up on all the latest news from Linda McAvan and her Constituency.
05 April 2017
When the Rana Plaza factory in Bangladesh collapsed four years ago this month, leaving 1129 dead and 2,500 injured, a spotlight was shone on the appalling working conditions of the people who make many of our clothes. Europe is Bangladesh's biggest market for textiles, so last week I joined a delegation of MEPs to Bangladesh to see what changes had been made since, and if the lessons learned could be translated to other countries which are developing their textile sector.
04 April 2017
The first half of this mandate secured some important victories, but the coming years are set to be particularly challenging.
16 March 2017
Here is a round-up of Linda McAvan MEP's latest work here in the Constituency, and in Brussels.
13 March 2017
More than 200 women from all over Yorkshire joined Euro MP Linda McAvan at an International Women’s Day fundraising lunch at Wortley Hall Sheffield on Friday March 10th which raised £5300 for the International Rescue Committee.