Sport Wales

Senior Policy Lead Department: Insight, Policy and Public Affairs Salary: Grade 8 - £37,240.19 - £39,892.62 per annum Working hours: 37hrs per week Who we are Sport Wales is the national organisation responsible for developing and promoting sport and physical activity in Wales. We are the main adviser on sporting matters to the Welsh Government … Continue reading Sport Wales

DIVERSE 50:50 campaign – Why diversity at the Senedd is well overdue

While the Senedd might look relatively diverse for a political institution in the UK, it is far from representative of modern Welsh society. The Welsh Parliament made headlines in 2003 when it became the first legislative body in the world to have 50% women. One stark fact casts the claims of the Senedd to be … Continue reading DIVERSE 50:50 campaign – Why diversity at the Senedd is well overdue

Lockdown Britain: Thoughts and reflections from a policy wonk

Photo by Dan Meyers on Unsplash In my first article for Public Affairs Cymru, I consider some of the oddities of lockdown life; the impact of lockdown measures on the mental and emotional wellbeing of vulnerable groups; Zoom fatigue; swearing; interior design; and Bruce Springsteen. Yep, you read that right. One of the stranger perks … Continue reading Lockdown Britain: Thoughts and reflections from a policy wonk