People of the Senedd

Delyth Jewell MS

Delyth Jewell MS

Senedd Regional Member

Plaid Cymru

Plaid Cymru Group

South Wales East

My Senedd Activities

What steps will the Welsh Government take to address air pollution in South Wales East?

Tabled on 07/07/2021

To propose that the Senedd:  1. Notes the significant role played by small businesses in sustaining local economies throughout the coronavirus pandemic by adapting to unprecedented circu...

For debate on 24/06/2021

To propose that the Senedd: 1. Notes that: a) an annual holiday is a major factor in preventing death from any cause other than old age; b) a holiday enables people to get away from th...

For debate on 23/06/2021

Will the Minister make a statement on child poverty rates in South Wales East?

Tabled on 23/06/2021

This Senedd: 1. Notes: a) that 17 June 2021 is clean air day; b) the work of the Clean Air Act for Wales Cross Party Group to provide evidence for change; c) the cross-party...

For debate on 16/06/2021

Will the Minister make a statement on efforts to improve animal welfare on Welsh farms?

Tabled on 16/06/2021

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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.

Register of Interests

Register of Interests – Fifth Senedd (PDF, 3.25MB)

Membership

Terms of office

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

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Cross Party Membership

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