Jayne Bryant

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Jayne Bryant
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.


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]


  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.