People of the Senedd

David J Rowlands MS

David J Rowlands MS

South Wales East

My Senedd Activities

What assessment has the First Minister made of the implications of the European Union invoking article 16 in regard to COVID-19 vaccines?

Tabled on 04/02/2021

Will the Minister make a statement on the impact that coronavirus has had on the Welsh Government's annual budget?

Tabled on 03/02/2021

Will the First Minister provide an update on the preparedness of local authorities in respect of the 2021 Senedd elections?

Tabled on 21/01/2021

What assessment has the Counsel General made of the impact of leaving the EU on Welsh ports?

Tabled on 20/01/2021

Will the First Minister make a statement on the difference between the figures provided by the Welsh Government and those provided in Public Health England's notifications of infectious d...

Tabled on 07/01/2021

Will the First Minister make a statement on the impact of coronavirus on the economy of South Wales East?

Tabled on 10/12/2020

More information and calendar events

Detailed information: David J Rowlands MS


David J Rowlands was a Member of the National Assembly for Wales between May 2016 and April 2021. This was his biography at the time he left.

Key interests and achievements

David has been a businessman for most of his life, and once owned Alice Springs Golf Club in Monmouthshire.

Personal history

David was born in the mining village of Argoed in the Sirhowy Valley. Argoed is Welsh for ‘by a wood’ or ‘grove’. It was a typical Welsh Mining Community. David attended Pontllanfraith Grammar School.

Political history

David has been a member of UKIP for 17 years and has had two terms has Chair of UKIP Wales. He is currently Chair of South Wales East Branch, having stepped down from his role as Chair of Wales following his election to the National Assembly for Wales.

Register of Interests

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

Terms of office

  1. 06/05/2016 - 28/04/2021


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