People of the Senedd
Rhun ap Iorwerth MS
Senedd Constituency Member
Plaid Cymru Group
1B Church Street
My Senedd Activities
How is the Welsh Government encouraging local groups to own and deliver local plans to try to realise the government's objectives for the Welsh National Forest?
Tabled on 16/11/2021
This Senedd: 1. Notes the publication of Muscular Dystrophy UK’s ‘Shining a Light’ report into the impact of COVID-19 and the future of care for people with a muscle-wasting condition...
For debate on 12/11/2021
What assessment has the Welsh Government made of the impact that investors purchasing agricultural land to plant trees for use as carbon credits has on family farms?
Tabled on 10/11/2021
Will the Minister make a statement on GCSE and A-level qualifications next year?
Tabled on 03/11/2021
'Listen to us. Support us.': the need to ensure access for young people to mental health support
For debate on 26/10/2021
What work is being done by Welsh Government to explore the benefits of open dialogue mental health care?
Tabled on 21/10/2021
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Detailed information: Rhun ap Iorwerth MS
Rhun ap Iorwerth was first elected as the Member for Anglesey in a by-election in August 2013. He was brought up on the island and educated at Ysgol David Hughes and Cardiff University, where he graduated in Politics and Welsh. Fluent in Welsh, he is married and has three children.
Rhun was a journalist and broadcaster for almost 20 years before being elected. He joined BBC Wales in 1994 and worked for some time in Westminster before returning to Wales after the 1997 devolution vote. A former Chief Political Correspondent, he has also been a BBC Network News correspondent and has presented a wide range of television and radio programmes, in Welsh and English.
In the time since he was first returned Rhun has served as Shadow Minister for the Economy and Transport, Health and Care, and Finance, and as a member of the corresponding Assembly and Senedd committees. He has also, at various times, been a member of the Public Accounts Committee, the Petitions Committee and the Standards Committee, and has also served as a Senedd Commissioner, and as Deputy Leader of the Plaid Cymru Group during the Fifth Senedd.
Register of Interests
Register of Interests – Fifth Senedd (PDF, 3.25MB)
Register of Interests – Fourth Assembly (PDF, 850kb)
Terms of office
- 02/08/2013 - 05/04/2016
- 06/05/2016 - 28/04/2021
- 08/05/2021 -
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Cross Party Membership
- Active Travel Act
- Armed Forces and Cadets
- Coeliac Disease & Dermatitis Herpetiformis (Chair)
- Deaf Issues
- Digital in Wales (Chair)
- Haemophilia and infected blood (Chair)
- Hospice and Palliative Care
- Long-COVID (Chair)
- Lung Health
- Muscular Dystrophy and Neuromuscular Conditions (Chair)
- Smoking and Health
- Wales International
- Women's Health