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Harry Ludgate

Welsh Assembly Government

Harry Ludgate

Harry was nominated by CBI Wales (Confederation of British Industry).

Harry LudgateWhere were you born and brought up?

Born in Cardiff, married to a Cardiff girl, lived there all my life except for 3 years at university & 9 years when the family lived in Belgium.

Where do you live now?



Married with one son who works in the media & one daughter who is a doctor.

Tell us about you career:

Worked as a graduate trainee for the Coal Products Division of the Coal Board when I left college, then joined Dow Corning at Barry & have worked for that company in many positions ever since, retiring last year after 34 years of service.

What are your interests and hobbies?

I am a magistrate on the Cardiff Bench, & my hobbies are walking, travel & skiing.

What are you most proud of?

My family.

Why did you want be on the All Wales Convention Executive Committee?

Because I believe strongly that democracy should be exercised as locally as possible, and the All Wales Convention allows the Welsh people to make their input regarding what powers the Assembly should have.

What would you like to say to the people of Wales about the All Wales Convention?

This is all about your opinion, the Convention is an opportunity to make your views known & I encourage people to take advantage of that opportunity.