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Caroline Jones MS

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Party: Independent

Region: South Wales West

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Senedd Address: 
Welsh Parliament
Cardiff Bay
CF99 1SN


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Term of Office

  • 06/05/2016 -

Membership of Cross Party Groups

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Key interests and achievements

Caroline suffered from breast cancer in 2007 and has become a ‘buddy’ for cancer sufferers. She continues to fund raise and undertake voluntary work for cancer charities and actively supports a number of animal welfare charities.


Personal history

Caroline was born in south Wales, the daughter of a former Serviceman and granddaughter of a miner. She was educated locally, attending college and university in the region.


Professional background

Caroline was a qualified teacher but left teaching to work in local government, before entering the Prison Service where she managed her own department. Upon leaving the Prison Service, Caroline set up two small businesses and is a local employer.


Political history

Caroline stood for UKIP in the European Election in 2014 and the General Election in 2015 before becoming the lead candidate for the party in the South Wales West Assembly region.

In September 2018, Caroline left UKIP and became an Independent Assembly Member.


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