People of the Senedd

Delyth Jewell MS

Delyth Jewell MS

Senedd Regional Member

Plaid Cymru

Plaid Cymru Group

South Wales East

My Senedd Activities

How effectively are provisions of the Wellbeing of Future Generations Act influencing Welsh law?

Tabled on 24/05/2024

This Senedd: 1. Recognises the historic links between Somaliland and Wales. 2. Recognises the thirty-three years since Somaliland’s declaration of independence from the Somalia Democrat...

For debate on 23/05/2024

What support is the Welsh Government providing to extend the successful play it again sport scheme to reuse sportswear across Wales?

Tabled on 16/05/2024

What discussions has the Welsh Government had with Natural Resources Wales and local authorities in Wales regarding the mitigation of land and rivers contaminated by historic metal mining?

Tabled on 09/05/2024

What assessment has the Welsh Government made of the sites in South Wales East contaminated with heavy metals near where people live, following evidence given on 08 May 2024 by Professor...

Tabled on 09/05/2024

This Senedd: 1. Congratulates Jak Jones of Cwmbran on reaching the final of the 2024 World Snooker Championship. 2. Recognises the great contributions to snooker made by others from Sou...

For debate on 08/05/2024

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Biography

Personal history

Delyth Jewell was born in Caerphilly, grew up in Ystrad Mynach, and went to school in Ysgol Gyfun Cwm Rhymni in Bargoed, before going on to study in the University of Oxford, where she graduated with a Degree in English Language and Literature and a Masters in Celtic Studies.

Professional background

After graduating from university, Delyth worked as a researcher and speechwriter for the Plaid Cymru Members of Parliament in Westminster under the leadership of Elfyn Llwyd MP.  In 2014, she won the Researcher of the Year Award for her work in paving the way for legislation on stalking and domestic violence.  She later worked for Citizens’ Advice and Action Aid.

Political history

In 2019, Delyth was sworn in as the Plaid Cymru Member of the Senedd for South Wales East, following the death of Steffan Lewis, and she was named her party’s spokesperson on Brexit and External Affairs.  In 2021, Delyth was re-elected as a Member of the Senedd for South Wales East, and has been appointed her party’s spokesperson on climate change, transport and energy.

Membership

Terms of office

  1. 08/02/2019 - 28/04/2021
  2. 08/05/2021 -

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