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Rhun ap Iorwerth MS

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Title: Commissioner

Party: Plaid Cymru

Constituency: Ynys Môn

Contact information

Office Address: 
1B Church Street
Ynys Môn
LL77 7DU

Phone:  01248 723 599

Senedd Address: 
Welsh Parliament
Cardiff Bay
CF99 1SN

Phone:  0300 200 7181


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Terms of Office

  • 02/08/2013 - 05/04/2016
  • 06/05/2016 -

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Personal history

Rhun ap Iorwerth was elected as Assembly Member for Anglesey in August 2013. He grew up on the island and was educated at Ysgol David Hughes. He graduated from Cardiff University with a degree in Politics and Welsh. A fluent Welsh speaker, he is married and has three children.


Professional background

He joined BBC Wales in 1994. During a journalism career that spanned nearly 20 years, he became Chief Political Correspondent and presented a number of political programmes, including 'Dragon's Eye'.

He also worked as a reporter for the BBC’s network news, introducing the breakfast news programmes on Radio Wales and Radio Cymru. He has also presented BBC Wales’ flagship news programme on S4C, namely Newyddion 9.


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