Stephen Skipsey Hughes (born 19 August 1952, Sunderland, England) is a Member of the European Parliament for the Labour Party for the North East England. Representing the Durham constituency between and 1999, Hughes was elected to its successor constituency in and re-elected in and In he appeared in the Guinness World Book of Records for the biggest majority in an English Election.
[Sunderland Echo] - Stephen Hughes, Labour's North East MEP, took up the issue after being approached by Mr Latimer in He said: “Bob Latimer and his small band of supporters should be rightly proud of this victory. Without his tenacity and commitment to truth and
[The Northern Echo] - North-East MEP Stephen Hughes was first elected as a member of the European Parliament in 1984, initially representing the Durham and Blaydon constituency, then the wider region. He has served as deputy leader of the Labour group in Europe and