Nia Griffith

Nia Griffith

Constituency

Llanelli

Party

Labour

Address as

Ms Griffith

Contact details

Westminster

House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 4903
Fax: 020 7219 4560
nia.griffith.mp@parliament.uk

Constituency

6 Queen Victoria Road, Llanelli, SA15 2TL
Tel: 01554 756374
Fax: 01554 741183

Biography

Electoral history

Member for Llanelli since 5 May 2005 general election

Parliamentary career

PPS: at Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs 2007-08, to Harriet Harman: as Minister for Women and Equality 2008-10, as Acting Leader of the Opposition 2010; Shadow Minister for: Business, Innovation and Skills 2010-11, Wales 2011-

Party groups

Secretary, Carmarthenshire County Labour Party 1994-99, 2004-05; Chair, Carmarthen West and South Pembrokeshire Constituency Labour Party 1999-2000

Select committees

Member: European Scrutiny 2005-07, 2010-, Welsh Affairs 2005-10, 2011-, Joint Committee on Human Rights 2006-07, Joint Committee on the Draft Climate Change Bill 2007

Councils, public bodies

Carmarthen Town Council: Councillor 1987-99, Sheriff 1997, Deputy mayor 1998

Political interests

Environment, Europe, community issues, cycling, industry, energy, equalities

Countries of interest

France, Italy, Spain

General Election 2010 - Llanelli

Name Party Votes %
Griffith, Nia Lab 15916 42.43%
Davies, Myfanwy PlC 11215 29.9%
Salmon, Christopher Con 5381 14.35%
Edwards, Myrddin Lib Dem 3902 10.4%
Marshall, Andrew UKIP 1047 2.79%
Result Lab Hold (3.95% from Lab to PlC)