John Griffiths AM Newport East, Labour/Co-operative, Minister for Culture and Sport

Contact

  • Tel 029 2089 8315

  • Email:

  • Website: John Griffiths website

  • Constituency address

    Seventh Floor, Clarence House, Newport NP19 7AA United Kingdom
  • Parliamentary address

    National Assembly for Wales, Cardiff Bay, Cardiff CF99 1NA United Kingdom
John Griffiths

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.

Biography

Dewisiadau Iaith

Darllenwch hwn yn Gymraeg

  • Born:

    19/12/1956
  • Positions

    Deputy Minister for: Economic Development 2001-03, Older People 2003-07, Education, Culture and the Welsh Language 2007, Skills 2007-09; Counsel General and Leader of the Legislative Programme 2009-11; Minister for: Environment and Sustainable Development 2011-13, Culture and Sport 2013-.
  • Electoral history

    AM for Newport East constituency since 6 May 1999.
  • Political interests

    Economic development, social exclusion, Europe, education.
  • Party groups

    Various posts within constituency Labour Party; Member, Party of European Socialists.
  • All party groups (office-holding)

    Chair: International Development Group 2004-07, Sport Group 2004-07.
  • Countries of interest

    France, Ireland, sub-Saharan Africa.

Election record for Newport East, 05 May 2011

Party Percentage of votes
Lab/Co-op 50.81%
Conservative 23.12%
Liberal Democrat 19.03%
Name Party Votes % of votes
Griffiths, John Lab/Co-op 9,888 50.81
Webb, Nick Conservative 4,500 23.12
Townsend, Ed Liberal Democrat 3,703 19.03
Paul, Chris Plaid Cymru 1,369 7.03
Majority 5,388 votes
Electorate 55,120
Turnout (19,460) 35.3%

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