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Peredur Owen Griffiths MS

Peredur Owen Griffiths MS

Senedd Regional Member

Plaid Cymru

Plaid Cymru Group

South Wales East

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Thank you very much for the intervention, and I think it's the lack of frameworks and help to encourage them to get involved in that side of things. The sector has asked for access to ne...

Plenary | 13/10/2021

Our communities are important to all Members of Plaid Cymru across Wales, but they're particularly important to me because they're part of my portfolio. So, I'd like to focus my contribut...

Plenary | 13/10/2021

Mike, do you have some questions?

Finance Committee | 13/10/2021

Okay. Thank you.

Finance Committee | 13/10/2021

So, it's a rise to start with and then it drops off towards the second half, and then, into the following year, that flatlines.

Finance Committee | 13/10/2021

And is that assuming that the 20 per cent rise in casework is continuing for the whole of the next year?

Finance Committee | 13/10/2021

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Biography

Personal history

As the son of a minister, Peredur had already lived in many different parts of Wales before he went to Glan Clwyd secondary school in St Asaph, including Pumsaint in Carmarthenshire, Moelfre in Ynys Môn, Lixwm in Flintshire. Peredur has a Masters Degree in Control Systems Engineering from the University of Sheffield, and now lives in Caerphilly.

Professional background

As a student in Sheffield, Peredur took a job in banking. After completing his degree, Peredur was fast-tracked into being a Bank Manager for Santander, and was able to move back to Wales to complete his training. Whilst with Santander, Peredur worked in branches across south Wales, including Newport, Monmouth, Caerphilly, Merthyr Tydfil, Blackwood, Cwmbran, Barry, Tonypandy, and Cardiff. After Santander, came Principality Building Society, where Peredur worked as a Business Development Manager for the residential mortgage arm of the business. After 13 years in the Financial sector, Peredur joined Christian Aid as Regional Coordinator for South Wales and Legacy Officer for Wales as a whole. During this time, he joined the Board of Directors for Displaced People in Action, a charity working to place refugees. His next step was to join Cytûn: Churches together in Wales, where he worked with the many faith groups across Wales.

Political history

Peredur has been a Community Councillor for Trecenydd in Caerphilly since 2017 and served for two years as the Chair of Penyrheol, Trecenydd and Energlyn Community Council. He previously served as Chair of the Plaid Cymru Caerphilly Constituency. A long time campaigner for Plaid Cymru, Peredur was elected to the Senedd the first time he stood for election.

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  1. 08/05/2021 -

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