Huw Lewis AM , Labour/Co-operative, Minister for Education and Skills


  • Tel 029 2089 8752

  • Email:

  • Website: Huw Lewis website

  • Constituency address

    Venture Wales Building, Pentrebach, Merthyr Tydfil CF48 4DR United Kingdom
  • Parliamentary address

    National Assembly for Wales, Cardiff Bay, Cardiff CF99 1NA United Kingdom
Huw Lewis

Most spoken phrases

Last updated 3rd Jun 2009

  1. Israeli settlements
  2. Northcote Road shops
  3. Dangerous dogs petition
  4. Clapham Junction tube
  5. Heathrow expansion
  6. Health services
  7. Fly tipping

This information is based on the most frequently spoken phrases by this representative.


Dewisiadau Iaith

Darllenwch hwn yn Gymraeg

  • Born:

  • Positions

    Welsh Labour Whip 1999-2000; Deputy Minister for: Education and Lifelong Learning 2000-01, Communities 2003-07, Economy and Transport 2007, Children 2009-11; Minister for: Housing, Regeneration and Heritage 2011-13, Communities and Tackling Poverty 2013, Education and Skills 2013-.
  • Electoral history

    AM for Merthyr Tydfil and Rhymney constituency since 6 May 1999.
  • Political interests

    Education, economic development.
  • Party groups

    Member, Co-operative Party; Contested Labour Leader in the National Assembly Election 2009.
  • All party groups (office-holding)

    Chair, Science and Technology Group 2009-11.

Election record for Merthyr Tydfil and Rhymney, 05 May 2011

Party Percentage of votes
Lab/Co-op 54.26%
Independent 17.76%
Liberal Democrat 12.84%
Name Party Votes % of votes
Lewis, Huw Lab/Co-op 10,483 54.26
Rogers, Tony Independent 3,432 17.76
Kitcher, Amy Liberal Democrat 2,480 12.84
Turner, Noel Plaid Cymru 1,701 8.8
O'Brien, Chris Conservative 1,224 6.34
Majority 7,051 votes
Electorate 55,031
Turnout (19,320) 35.11%

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