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Encyclopedia > Members of the National Assembly for Wales

The National Assembly for Wales is composed of 60 members known as AMs or assembly members (in Welsh: ACau or Aelodau'r Cynulliad). 40 are elected from winner-take-all constituencies on a single member plurality basis. 20 are elected in regions elected through proportional representation. The National Assembly for Wales (or NAfW) (Welsh: ) is a devolved assembly with power to make legislation in Wales, and is also responsible for most UK government departments in Wales. ... Welsh redirects here, and this article describes the Welsh language. ... The first-past-the-post electoral system is a voting system for single-member districts, variously called first-past-the-post (FPTP or FPP), winner-take-all, plurality voting, or relative majority. ... Proportional representation (sometimes referred to as full representation, or PR), is an electoral system delivering a close match between the percentage of votes that the political parties obtain in elections and the percentage of seats they receive in legislative assemblies. ...


The First Minister of Wales and his Cabinet comprises the Welsh Assembly Government. The First Minister of Wales is the leader of Wales and of the Welsh Assembly Government, Waless devolved administration. ... The Welsh Assembly Government (WAG) (Welsh: Llywodraeth Cynulliad Cymru, LlCC) is the executive body of the National Assembly for Wales, consisting of the First Minister and his Cabinet. ...


The last election was on May 1, 2003. May 1 is the 121st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (122nd in leap years). ... 2003 (MMIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


The current party distribution in the National Assembly for Wales:

See also: List of MPs for Wales. The Labour Party has, since the early twentieth century, been the principal left wing political party in the United Kingdom (see British politics). ... Plaid, also known in full as Plaid Cymru (pronounced IPA: ) – The Party of Wales, is the principal nationalist political party in Wales. ... The Conservative Party is one of the two largest political parties in the United Kingdom and the most successful party in political history based on election victories. ... The Liberal Democrats, often shortened to Lib Dems, are a liberal political party based in the United Kingdom. ... Forward Wales (or Cymru Ymlaen in Welsh) is a political party operating in Wales. ... The John Marek Independent Party (JMIP) is a political party in North Wales. ... The following is a list of the forty MPs (members of parliament) who were elected to constituencies of the fifty-fourth parliament of the United Kingdom (UK) within the nation of Wales in 2005. ...


List

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Leighton Andrews (Labour - Rhondda)

B Rhondda Cynon Taff (Welsh: Rhondda Cynon Tâf) is a county borough in Glamorgan, South Wales. ...

Lorraine Barrett (Labour - Cardiff South & Penarth)
Mick Bates (Liberal Democrat - Montgomeryshire)
Peter Black (Liberal Democrat - South Wales West)
Nicholas Bourne (Conservative & Unionist - Mid and West Wales)
Eleanor Burnham (Liberal Democrat - North Wales)
Rosemary Butler (Labour - Newport West)

C Lorraine Barrett (18 March 1950- ) is Labour and Co-operative Member of the Welsh Assembly for Cardiff South and Penarth. ... Cardiff South and Penarth (De Caerdydd a Phenarth in Welsh) is a constituency represented in the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom. ... Mick Bates (born 1947) is a Welsh Liberal Democrat politician, and Member of the Welsh Assembly for Montgomeryshire. ... Montgomeryshire (Welsh: Sir Drefaldwyn) is an inland traditional county of Wales. ... Peter Black (born 1960) is a Welsh Liberal Democrat politician, and Member of the Welsh Assembly for South Wales West Region. ... Nick Bourne, Assembly Member for Mid and West Wales and Leader of the Conservative Group in the National Assembly for Wales Born in 1952, Nick was educated at the University of Wales, Aberystwyth, and Trinity College, Cambridge, where he was President of Cambridge University Lawyers and Treasurer of Cambridge University... Eleanor Burnham is a Welsh Liberal Democrat politician, and Member of the Welsh Assembly for North Wales Region. ... Newport West is a constituency represented in the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom. ...

Alun Cairns (Conservative & Unionist - South Wales West)
Christine Chapman (Labour - Cynon Valley)
Jeffrey Cuthbert (Labour - Caerphilly)

D Categories: UK geography stubs ... Caerphilly Castle Caerphilly (Welsh: Caerffili) is a town in Glamorgan, Wales, located at the bottom of the Rhymney Valley. ...

Jane Davidson (Labour - Pontypridd)
Andrew Davies(Labour - Swansea West)
David Davies (Conservative & Unionist - Monmouth)
Glyn Davies (Conservative & Unionist - Mid and West Wales)
Janet Davies (Plaid Cymru - South Wales West)
Jocelyn Davies (Plaid Cymru - South Wales East)
Tamsin Dunwoody-Kneafsey (Labour - Preseli Pembrokeshire)


E Jane Davidson (born 1957) is the Minister for Education, Lifelong Learning & Skills for the Welsh Assembly Government. ... Pontypridd is a town in the county borough of Rhondda Cynon Taff, south Wales. ... Andrew Davies (5 May 1952 – ) is a Labour politician; currently Minister for Enterprise, Innovation & Networks and member for the constituency of Swansea West in the National Assembly for Wales. ... Swansea West is a constituency of the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom. ... David Thomas Charles Davies (born July 27, 1970, London) is a Welsh Conservative politician, representing Monmouth in the National Assembly for Wales. ... This is about the Welsh town of Monmouth. ... Janet Davies (1927–22 September 1986) was a British actress. ... Jocelyn Andrea Victoria Davies (Born March 24, 1986 in Manchester,England) is one of Britains young and rich club. ... Tamsin Dunwoody-Kneafsey (b. ...

Dafydd Elis-Thomas (Plaid Cymru - Meirionnydd Nant Conwy) (presiding officer)
Sue Essex (Labour - Cardiff North)

F Dafydd Elis-Thomas, Baron Elis-Thomas of Nant Conwy, AM, is a UK politician from Wales. ... Meirionnydd Nant Conwy is a Parliamentary constituency in Wales. ... Sue Essex is the Welsh Assembly Governments Minister for Finance, Government and Local Services. ... Cardiff North (Gogledd Caerdydd in Welsh) is an electoral constituency represented in the National Assembly for Wales and in the UK Parliaments House of Commons. ...

Alun Ffred Jones (Plaid Cymru - Caernarfon)
Lisa Francis (Conservative & Unionist - Mid and West Wales)

G Caernarfon, 2002 Caernarfon (the Welsh spelling is now normally used in preference over the anglicised forms, Caernarvon or Carnarvon) is a royal town in north-west Wales. ...

Michael German (Liberal Democrat - South Wales East)
Brian Gibbons (Labour - Aberavon)
Rhodri Glyn Thomas (Plaid Cymru - Carmarthen East & Dinefwr)
William Graham (Conservative & Unionist - South Wales East)
Janice Gregory (Labour - Ogmore)
John Griffiths (Labour - Newport East)
Christine Gwyther (Labour - Carmarthen West & South Pembrokeshire)

H Michael German (born 1945) is leader of the Welsh Liberal Democrats, and Member of the Welsh Assembly for South Wales East Region. ... Brian Gibbons was elected Welsh Assembly Government Minister for Health & Social Services in 2005. ... Aberavon is a parliamentary constituency of south Wales, on the right bank of the river Afan, near its mouth in Swansea Bay, the original village of Aberavon or Aberafan nowadays being a district of Port Talbot. ... Rhodri Glyn Thomas AM was born in 1953 at Wrexham, Clwyd, north Wales. ... Creation 1997 MP Hywel Williams Party Plaid Cymru Type House of Commons County Dyfed EP constituency Wales Carmathen East and Dinefwr (Dwyrain Caerfyrddin a Dinefwr in Welsh) is a constituency of the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom. ... Ogmore (Welsh: Ogwr) is a village in the Vale of Glamorgan, Wales on the River Ogmore. ... Newport East is a census-designated place located in Newport County, Rhode Island. ...

Edwina Hart (Labour - Gower)
Jane Hutt (Labour - Vale of Glamorgan)

I Edwina Hart (born 1957) is the the Welsh Assembly Government Minister for Social Justice and Regeneration. ... The electoral ward of Gower, City and County of Swansea, South Wales, consists of some or all of the following areas, Ilston, Upper Killay, Bishopston, Cheriton, Fairyhill, Horton, Knelston, Landimore, Llanddewi, Llangennith, Llanmadoc, Llanrhidian, Middleton, Nicholaston, Oldwalls, Overton, Oxwich Green, Oxwich, Parkmill, Penmaen, Pennard, Penrice, Port Eynon, Reynoldston, Rhossili, Fforest... Jane Hutt (born ?1949) is a Welsh Labour politician. ... For other uses, see Vale of Glamorgan (disambiguation). ...

Denise Idris Jones (Labour - Conwy)
Mark Isherwood (Conservative & Unionist - North Wales)

J Denise Idris Jones (born 1950) is a Labour member of the National Assembly for Wales for Conwy. ... Conwy (formerly anglicised as Conway) is a town in Conwy county borough, North Wales, United Kingdom, which faces the resort of Llandudno across the Conwy Estuary. ... Mark Isherwood is a Conservative member of the National Assembly for Wales. ...

Irene James (Labour - Islwyn)
Owen John Thomas (Plaid Cymru - South Wales Central)
Ann Jones (Labour - Vale of Clwyd)
Carwyn Jones (Labour - Bridgend)
Elin Jones (Plaid Cymru - Ceredigion)
Laura Anne Jones (Conservative & Unionist - South Wales East)

L Islwyn 1974-1996 Islwyn is an area in south Wales. ... The Vale of Clwyd is a constituency of the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom. ... Carwyn Jones (born 21 March 1967) is the Member of the Welsh Assembly for Bridgend and Minister for Environment, Planning and the Countryside in the Welsh Assembly Government. ... Bridgend (Welsh: Pen-y-bont) is a town in the traditional county of Glamorgan and the main town in the county borough of Bridgend. ... Elin Jones Elin Jones is a Plaid Cymru politician. ... For other uses please see Ceredigion (disambiguation) Ceredigion is a county in Wales. ... Laura Anne Jones, born February 21, 1979 is a Conservative member of the Welsh Assembly. ...

Trish Law (Independent - Blaenau Gwent)
Huw Lewis (Labour - Merthyr Tydfil & Rhymney)
Dai Lloyd (Plaid Cymru - South Wales West)
Val Lloyd (Labour - Swansea East)

M Patricia Trish Law is the Independent AM for Blaenau Gwent. ... Blaenau Gwent is a county borough and parliamentary constituency in South Wales. ... Merthyr Tydfil and Rhymney is a constituency represented in the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom. ... Swansea East is a constituency represented in the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom. ...

John Marek (Forward Wales - Wrexham)
Helen Mary Jones (Plaid Cymru - Mid and West Wales)
David Melding (Conservative & Unionist - South Wales Central)
Sandy Mewies (Labour - Delyn)
Jonathan Morgan (Conservative & Unionist - South Wales Central)
Rhodri Morgan (Labour - Cardiff West)

N Dr John Marek (born 24 December 1940), Welsh politician. ... For other uses, see Wrexham (disambiguation). ... For Helen Jones, Member of the British Parliament, please see Helen Jones. ... Delyn can refer to: Delyn (Area) Delyn (UK Parliament constituency) ... Jonathan Morgan is an actor in pornographic films. ... Rhodri Morgan, pictured while on an eve of poll visit during the National Assembly of Wales election in 2003. ... Cardiff West (Gorllewin Caerdydd in Welsh) is a constituency represented in the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom. ...

Lynne Neagle (Labour - Torfaen)

P Torfaen (sometimes hyphenated Tor-faen) is a county borough in South Wales. ...

Alun Pugh (Labour - Clwyd West)

R Alun Pugh (b. ...

Jenny Randerson (Liberal Democrat - Cardiff Central)
Janet Ryder (Plaid Cymru - North Wales)

S Jenny Randerson (born 1948) is a Welsh Liberal Democrat politician, and Member of the Welsh Assembly for Cardiff Central. ... Cardiff Central (Welsh: Caerdydd Canolog) is the largest train station in Wales, having 7 platforms. ...

Carl Sargeant (Labour - Alyn & Deeside)
Karen Sinclair (Labour - Clwyd South)

T Alyn and Deeside may refer to: the UK parliamentary constituency of Alyn and Deeside Alyn and Deeside, the former local government district in what is now Flintshire This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists pages that might otherwise share the same title. ...

Catherine Thomas (Labour - Llanelli)
Gwenda Thomas (Labour - Neath)

W Parish Church of St. ... Gwenda Thomas AM (born 1942) is the Labour Welsh Assembly Member for Neath. ... Neath (Welsh: Castell-Nedd) is a town and community with a population of approximately 45,898, located on the river of the same name (Welsh: Afon Nedd) in the traditional county of Glamorgan, south Wales. ...

Brynle Williams (Conservative & Unionist - North Wales)
Kirsty Williams (Liberal Democrat - Brecon & Radnorshire)
Leanne Wood (Plaid Cymru - South Wales Central)
Ieuan Wyn Jones (Plaid Cymru - Ynys Môn)

 
 

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