People of the Senedd

Samuel Kurtz MS

Samuel Kurtz MS

Senedd Constituency Member

Welsh Conservative Party

Welsh Conservative Party Group

Carmarthen West and South Pembrokeshire

My Senedd Activities

Excellent. Thank you very much, Rachel. I think there is evidence to suggest that the number of people outside of Wales accessing Glastir grants has increased over the last 12 months, so...

Economy, Trade, and Rural Affairs Committee | 25/11/2021

Excellent. Diolch, Rhys. And Rachel, you mentioned earlier as well around the carbon credit market. I think that's a valuable point that you've touched on, but if you could expand on that...

Economy, Trade, and Rural Affairs Committee | 25/11/2021

Thank you. And Rhys.

Economy, Trade, and Rural Affairs Committee | 25/11/2021

Diolch, Gadeirydd. I've found this session incredibly enjoyable, because I think there has been a misconception that agriculture and conservation, environmentalism, have been at opposite...

Economy, Trade, and Rural Affairs Committee | 25/11/2021

I've got some questions here, but I'm going to hand back to you, if that's okay.

Economy, Trade, and Rural Affairs Committee | 25/11/2021

I disagree on that point, because you will have the case of—. If you look at it on an individual basis of one farmer spraying a limited amount of slurry in that certain period after the o...

Economy, Trade, and Rural Affairs Committee | 25/11/2021

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Biography

Key interests and achievements

Samuel is a strong advocate for rural Wales and the Welsh Language. He is the current Vice Chair of Pembrokeshire Federation of Young Farmers’ Clubs and has won several competitions at Welsh and National level, including public speaking, on stage entertainments and rural affairs. Samuel is a keen sportsman who enjoys playing cricket, rugby and football.

Personal history

Born and raised on the family farm with self-catering holiday units in the heart of the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park, Samuel is a Welsh speaker who attended local schools before achieving a BA Hons in Politics from the University of the West of England, Bristol.

Professional background

Upon graduating Samuel returned to Pembrokeshire to work as a reporter for the Pembrokeshire Herald and Western Telegraph before taking up a position within the office of the local Member of Parliament.

Political history

Sam has represented the Scleddau ward on Pembrokeshire County Council since 2017 and was elected to the Senedd as the Member for Carmarthen West and South Pembrokeshire in May 2021.

Membership

Terms of office

  1. 08/05/2021 -

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