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Lynne Neagle

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Preceded by  New Assembly
Occupation  Political Advisor
Majority  6,088 (27.3%)
Name  Lynne Neagle

Children  2
Role  Politician
Alma mater  University of Reading
Spouse  Huw Lewis
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Born  18 January 1968 (age 47) Merthyr Tydfil, Wales (1968-01-18)
Political party  Welsh Labour Co-operative
Education  Cyfarthfa High School, University of Reading

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Lynne Neagle AM (born 18 January 1968) is a Welsh Labour & Co-operative politician. Born in Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorgan, Wales, Neagle has represented the constituency of Torfaen since the National Assembly for Wales was established in 1999.



Neagle was educated at Cyfarthfa High School, Merthyr Tydfil, and the University of Reading, where she read French and Italian.

She is a former Voluntary Sector Carer and Careers Development Officer. Neagle was also a research assistant to Glenys Kinnock MEP.

Political career

Neagle was elected to the National Assembly for Wales in 1999 as a Labour candidate to represent Torfaen. Ahead of the 2011 elections she was adopted as a Labour & Co-operative candidate.

Personal life

Neagle is married to Huw Lewis, the Labour Assembly member for Merthyr Tydfil and Rhymney. They live in Penarth, with their two children.


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