Jayne Bryant

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Jayne Bryant
AM
Jayne Bryant AM (28092339351).jpg
Member of the Welsh Assembly
for Newport West
Assumed office
7 May 2016
Preceded by Dame Rosemary Butler
Majority 4,115 (14.8%)
Personal details
Born Newport, Wales, United Kingdom
Nationality British
Political party Welsh Labour Party
Profession Politician

Jayne Bryant is a Welsh Labour Party politician. Since May 2016 she has represented Newport West in the National Assembly for Wales.

Background[edit]

Bryant was born in the Royal Gwent Hospital in Newport. She attended St Julian's Comprehensive School and completed her studies at Keele University.

Political career[edit]

She contested the Wales European Parliament constituency as the second-place candidate on the Labour list in 2014, but was not elected.[1] She was subsequently selected as the Labour candidate for Newport West for the National Assembly for Wales election, 2016 ,[2] she retained the seat for Labour.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Martin Shipton (13 August 2013). "Jayne Bryant targets seat at the European Parliament". walesonline.
  2. ^ "Jayne Bryant chosen as Labour candidate for Newport West seat". South Wales Argus.
  3. ^ "ASSEMBLY ELECTION 2016: Labour retains Newport West". South Wales Argus.