Dyfed Edwards

Dyfed Edwards is the number 3 regional candidate on the North Wales list. He can be contacted at DyfedEdwards@plaidcymru.org .

Dyfed Edwards has been the Leader of Gwynedd Council since 2008. He leads the Plaid Cymru group at the Welsh Local Government Association. In 2009 he received an award at a local ceremony. He chairs the Gwynedd Local Service Board, Gwynedd Together (Community Strategy group) and has represented the Pen-y-groes ward since 2004. Dyfed is a former Plaid candidate for Clwyd South in 2001 and 2003, and a candidate for the North Wales region in the 2003 and 2007 Assembly elections.

Dyfed holds a number of positions in Plaid Cymru locally reflecting his commitment to working with the grassroots; as branch secretary for Plaid Dyffryn Nantlle, and as a representative on the constituency committee and local government area committee. Dyfed Is a Director of Antur Nantlle and the Dyffryn Nantlle Land Trust, and a school Governor of Ysgol Bro Lleu in Pen-y-groes. Outside of elected politics Dyfed is involved in the housing charity Shelter Cymru, CND and the Child Poverty Action Group.