Sandy Mewies

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Sandy Mewies
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Member of the Welsh Assembly
for Delyn
Assumed office
1 May 2003
Preceded by Alison Halford
Majority 2,881 (12.4%)
Personal details
Born (1950-02-19) 19 February 1950 (age 65)
Brymbo, Wrexham, Wales
Political party Welsh Labour
Alma mater Open University

Sandra (Sandy) Mewies AM (born 16 February 1950) is a Welsh Labour[1] politician. Born in Brymbo, Wrexham, Mewies has represented the constituency of Delyn at the National Assembly for Wales since her election in 2003.[2]


Grove Park Girls' Grammar School, Wrexham. Holds a degree from the Open University and is an Honorary Fellow of the North East Wales Institute. She has worked as a journalist, in the voluntary sector running the former Clwyd Community Care Federation and as a lay inspector of schools. She is a former director of the Wales European Centre in Brussels.

Political career[edit]

County and Community Councillor, Wrexham for 16 years - she served as deputy leader and Mayor.

She was elected to the National Assembly for Wales in 2003 as a Labour candidate to represent Delyn and re-elected in 2007 with a majority of 511. She is Chair of the European and External Affairs Committee and sits on the Enterprise and Learning Committee.

Offices held[edit]

National Assembly for Wales
Preceded by
Alison Halford
Assembly Member for Delyn


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