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John Griffiths AM

John Griffiths AM

Party: Welsh Labour

Constituency: Newport East

Contact information

Office Address: 
7th Floor
Clarence House
Clarence Place
Newport
NP19 7AA

Phone:  01633 222 302

Fax:  01633 246 575

Assembly Address: 
National Assembly for Wales
Cardiff Bay
Cardiff
CF99 1NA

Phone:  0300 200 7121

Email:  John.Griffiths@assembly.wales

Website (non-Assembly) :  www.johngriffithslabour.wordpress.com/

National Assembly for Wales is not responsible for the content of any external link

Membership

Terms of Office

  • 07/05/1999 - 30/04/2003
  • 02/05/2003 - 02/05/2007
  • 04/05/2007 - 31/03/2011
  • 06/05/2011 - 05/04/2016
  • 06/05/2016 -

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Additional Information

Personal history

Born in Newport, John Griffiths is a law graduate and has a diploma in psychology from the University of Wales, Cardiff.

 

Professional background

John worked as a lecturer in further and higher education before becoming a solicitor, prior to his first election to the National Assembly for Wales in 1999.

 

Political history

John has served as a Gwent County and Newport Borough councillor. His political interests include economic development, social inclusion, education, Europe, sport and sub Saharan Africa.

 

John has previously served as Minister for Culture and Sport; Minister for Natural Resources; and Minister for the Environment and Sustainability in the Welsh Government, and before that he served as Counsel General; Deputy Minister for Education; Deputy Minister for Health and Social Services, and Deputy Economic Development Minister.

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