Rhodri Glyn Thomas

Rhodri Glyn Thomas is the Plaid Cymru candidate for Carmarthen East constituency in the Welsh National Election to be held on the 5th May 2011. He can be contacted via e-mail at RhodriGlynThomas@plaidcymru.org .

Rhodri Glyn Thomas was first elected to the Assembly in May 1999, winning by 6,980 votes. His political interests include Agriculture and the Rural Economy, Europe, and Social and Transport issues. He was re-elected in 2003 and then in 2007 with an increased majority of over 8,000, making it the Assembly’s second safest seat.

Rhodri was appointed as Minister for Heritage when Plaid Cymru entered the Welsh Government in 2007. He now Chairs the Rural Development Sub-Committee and is known as a popular and effective constituency Assembly Member.