Janet Haworth was a Member of the National
Assembly for Wales between May 2015 and April 2016. This was her
biography at the time she left.
Janet background is in
teaching and training. Alongside raising three children she worked
in secondary schools in London, Derbyshire, Aberdeen and North
Wales as well as a FE college in Essex.
Janet has also worked
as a personnel and training manager for a charity and for Shell
Whilst in Essex Janet
established only the second Return to Work programme for women in
In the mid 2000’s
Janet opened Abbey Lodge Guest House in Llandudno which featured in
the Michelin Guide. Janet has become fully involved with the small
business community of the region. She serves on the executive of
the Llandudno Hospitality Association, a local small business
association. For 5 years she served as a director for North Wales
In 2008 Janet was
elected to Llandudno Town Council and Conwy County Council
representing a ward that had been held by Labour for over twenty
years. In 2012 years ago Janet was re-elected and continues to
serve as a County Councillor for the area.
In early June 2015
Janet took her seat as a Welsh Conservative Regional Assembly
Member for North Wales following the election of the previous AM
for the area to Parliament.
Since her appointment
Janet has been appointed as Shadow Minister for Environment and
Energy and is as member of the Assembly’s Environment and