About: Richard Corbett

Labour MEP Richard Corbett [Photo: www.richardcorbett.org.uk]
Brexit 06-06-2014

Richard Corbett MEP: ‘Cameron doesn’t have a veto’ on next EU Commission chief

Unlike John Major in 1994, British Prime Minister David Cameron does not have a veto right over the appointment of Jean-Claude Juncker at the European Commission and he risks ridicule if he is sidelined, says Richard Corbett.
Brexit 09-06-2009

Former MEP: UK far-right success ‘won’t last’

The election success of the far-right British National Party (BNP) does not signal a major shift to the right in British politics, according to former British Labour MEP Richard Corbett, who lost his seat to the BNP in last weekend's European election.