Eifion Lloyd Jones

Eifion Lloyd Jones is the Plaid Cymru candidate for Clwyd West constituency in the Welsh National Election to be held on the 5th May 2011. He can be contacted via e-mail at EifionLloydJones@plaidcymru.org .

Eifion is 62 years old and has lived in the Clwyd West constituency for 30 years. He is married with children and has previously fought elections for Plaid Cymru in Clwyd West in 1987 and 1992.

Eifion’s background is in journalism and broadcasting for HTV, including producing programmes and working across communities in the north of Wales as a reporter. He headed Bangor University ’s Department of Media and Communications, and is now involved in education as a consultant on Welsh-medium higher education. As a lay inspector for Estyn, Eifion is well acquainted with the issues affecting parents in the constituency and the need for improvements in education standards in Wales . Eifion has also served on the National Eisteddfod’s Executive committee for many years, using his experience to help organise one of the largest cultural festivals in the world.