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Hawl i Holi (Ask the Convention) event at the National Eisteddfod of Wales, Bala - 7 August 2009

Hawl i Holi (Ask the Convention) event at the National Eisteddfod of Wales, Bala - 7 August 2009

11/08/09
The Chair of the All Wales Convention, Sir Emyr Jones Parry, was joined by fellow Convention Executive Committee members Aled Edwards and John Jones to host a Hawl i Holi (Ask the Convention) event at the National Eisteddfod in Bala.
 
Royal Welsh Show – Executive Committee Event – July 20, 2009

Royal Welsh Show – Executive Committee Event – July 20, 2009

27/07/09
Ambivalent showing for more devolution powers at Royal Welsh
 
Pembrokeshire & Ceredigion Private Sector Visits

Pembrokeshire & Ceredigion Private Sector Visits - 21 July, 2009

21/07/09
Leading Pembrokeshire and Ceredigion businesses have their say
 
Meeting with County Councils – Executive Committee Event, January – July, 2009

Meeting with County Councils – Executive Committee Event, January – July, 2009

15/07/09
Sir Emyr Jones Parry, Chair of the All Wales Convention, made a commitment to meet with every County Council in Wales during 2009.
 
Bevan Foundation – Executive Committee Event

Bevan Foundation – Executive Committee Event – July 6, 2009

06/07/09
On Monday the 6th of July, Nick Bennett, All Wales Convention Executive Committee member took part in a Bevan Foundation event at the All Nations Centre, Cardiff.
 
Governance in Wales Conference – Executive Committee Event – 29 June, 2009

Governance in Wales Conference – Executive Committee Event – 29 June, 2009

29/06/09
On Monday the 29th of June, Sir Emyr Jones Parry, Chair of the All Wales Convention took part in Capita’s 7th Annual Governance in Wales Conference at the Marriott Hotel, Cardiff.
 
Cardiff Public Event

Cardiff Public Event – 25 June 2009

25/06/09
The All Wales Convention culminated its public event programme on Thursday 25 June, holding its final ‘Question Time’ debate at Cardiff’s City Hall.
 
Cardiff Evidence Gathering - 25 June 2009

Cardiff Evidence Gathering - 25 June 2009

25/06/09
The All Wales Convention held their last evidence gathering session in Cardiff on Thursday the 25th June in City Hall.
 
WI Public Affairs Conference – Executive Committee Event, 23 June, 2009

WI Public Affairs Conference – Executive Committee Event, 23 June, 2009

23/06/09
On Tuesday the 23rd of June, Shan Aston, All Wales Convention Executive Committee Member, took part in the Women’s Institute’s Public Affairs Conference in Newtown.
 
Cardiff Public Event - 23 June 2009

Cardiff Public Event - 23 June 2009

23/06/09
The All Wales Convention’s publicity trailer visited the Capitol shopping Centre, Cardiff on Tuesday 23 June. This marked the fifth road show that the All Wales Convention has staged in Wales in a bid to seek public opinion.
 
Newport Public Event – 18 June 2009

Newport Public Event – 18 June 2009

18/06/09
The All Wales Convention visited Newport last week, to host its 21st public event.
 
Llandrindod Evidence Gathering – 15 June 2009

Llandrindod Evidence Gathering – 15 June 2009

15/06/09
The All Wales Convention went to mid Wales to hear evidence from people in Powys in the evidence gathering session held in Llandrindod County Hall.
 
Cardiff Evidence Gathering – 11 June 2009

Cardiff Evidence Gathering – 11 June 2009

11/06/09
The All Wales Convention held an evidence gathering session in Ty Hywel, Cardiff Bay.
 
Blaenau Gwent Public Event - 11 June 2009

Blaenau Gwent Public Event – 11 June 2009

11/06/09
The All Wales Convention visited Llanhilleth Institute in Blaenau Gwent last week, to host its 20th public event.
 
Europe and Local Government Evidence Gathering – 10 June 2009

Europe and Local Government Evidence Gathering – 10 June 2009

10/06/09
An evidence gathering session concentrating on Europe and local government issues was held by the All Wales Convention in Aberdare Hall, Cardiff University.
 
Vale of Glamorgan Public Event - 10 June 2009

Vale of Glamorgan Public Event – 10 June 2009

10/06/09
The All Wales Convention visited Victoria Park Community Centre in The Vale of Glamorgan last week, to host its 19th public event.
 
Media and Local Government Evidence Gathering – 4 June 2009

Media and Local Government Evidence Gathering – 4 June 2009

04/06/09
The All Wales Convention held an evidence gathering session concentrating on the media and local government issues in Ty Hywel, Cardiff Bay.
 
Urdd National Eisteddfod 25 -30 May

Urdd National Eisteddfod Executive Committee Event 25 -30 May

30/05/09
At the Urdd National Eisteddfod, the All Wales Convention encouraged the assembled youth of Wales to share their views, as part of its ongoing public consultation on options for more law-making powers for the National Assembly.
 
Wales TUC Annual Conference - Executive Committee Event, 19 May, 2009

Wales TUC Annual Conference - Executive Committee Event, 19 May, 2009

19/05/09
On Tuesday the 19th of May, Sir Emyr Jones Parry, Chair of the All Wales Convention, took part in the Wales TUC Annual Conference at Venue Cymru, Llandudno.
 
Monmouthshire Public Event - 14 May 2009

Monmouthshire Public Event - 14 May 2009

14/05/09
The All Wales Convention visited Monmouthshire on Thursday 14 May, holding its seventh ‘Question Time’ event at Monmouth Leisure Centre.
 
Cardiff Evidence Gathering

Cardiff Evidence Gathering Session - 14 May 2009

14/05/09
The All Wales Convention held an evidence gathering session in City Hall, Cardiff on the 14th May.
 
Merthyr Tydfil Public Event - 13 May 2009

Merthyr Tydfil Public Event - 13 May 2009

13/05/09
The All Wales Convention visited Cwm Golau Integrated Children’s Centre in Pentrebach, Merthyr Tydfil, on Wednesday 13 May to host a ‘family day’ event.
 
Council for Education and World Citizenship discuss law-making powers with the All Wales Convention

Council for Education and World Citizenship discuss law-making powers with the All Wales Convention - Executive Committee Event - 12 May 2009

12/05/09
The All Wales Convention met up with young people at the Council for Education and World Citizenship (CEWC) event held in Tŷ Hywel on Tuesday 12 May.
 
Wrexham Evidence Gathering Session

Wrexham Evidence Gathering Session - 23 April 2009

23/04/09
An evidence gathering session was held by the All Wales Convention at The Guildhall, Wrexham County Council Offices on the 23rd April.
 
Wrexham Public Event - 23 April 2009

Wrexham Public Event – 23 April 2009

23/04/09
The All Wales Convention visited Glyndwr University in Wrexham last week, to host its 16th public event.
 
Flintshire Public Event

Flintshire Public Event - 22 April 2009

22/04/09
The All Wales Convention went back to school on Wednesday 22 April, visiting Bryn Coch School in Mold for their sixth ‘Question Time’ style event.
 
Denbighshire Public Event

Denbighshire Public Event - 21 April 2009

21/04/09
The All Wales Convention visited Denbigh Town Hall in Denbighshire last week, to host its 14th public event.
 
Funky Dragon 2009 Grand Council Residential – Executive Committee Event, 18 April, 2009

Funky Dragon 2009 Grand Council Residential – Executive Committee Event, 18 April, 2009

18/04/09
On Saturday the 18th of April, the All Wales Convention Secretariat took part in the Funky Dragon 2009 Grand Council Residential at Morfa Bay, Pendine.
 
Executive committee member John Jones visits the school council of Ysgol Uwchradd Bodedern

John Jones visits the school council of Ysgol Uwchradd Bodedern - Executive Committee Event - 3 April 2009

03/04/09
On April 3rd 2009 John Jones met with the school council of Ysgol Uwchradd Bodedern on Anglesey.
 
Newport Evidence Gathering Session - 2 April 2009

Newport Evidence Gathering Session - 2 April 2009

02/04/09
A busy evidence gathering session was held at Newport Council Offices on the 2nd April by the All Wales Convention.
 
Rhondda Cynon Taff Public Event - 2 April 2009

Rhondda Cynon Taff Public Event - 2 April 2009

02/04/09
The All Wales Convention visited the Pontypridd RFC in Rhondda Cynon Taf last week, to host its thirteenth public event.
 
Torfaen Public Event - 1 April 2009

Torfaen Public Event - 1 April 2009

01/04/09
The All Wales Convention visited Cwmbran Stadium in Torfaen on 1 April to host a fifth ‘Question Time’ style event.
 
Powys Public Event - 24 March 2009

Powys Public Event - 24 March 2009

24/03/09
The All Wales Convention visited The Monty Club in Newtown, Powys on 24 March to host a fourth ‘Question Time’ style event.
 
Cardiff Evidence Gathering - 20 March 2009

Cardiff Evidence Gathering - 20 March 2009

20/03/09
The All Wales Convention held an evidence gathering session in Cardiff County Hall on the 20th March.
 
Swansea Public Event - 10 March 2009

Swansea Public Event - 10 March 2009

10/03/09
The All Wales Convention visited The Grand Theatre in Swansea on 10 March to host a third ‘Question Time’ style event.
 
Swansea Evidence Gathering Session

Swansea Evidence Gathering Session - 10 March 2009

10/03/09
The All Wales Convention’s evidence gathering session in Swansea was held on the 10th March at The Guildhall.
 
Pembrokeshire Public Event - 6 March 2009

Pembrokeshire Public Event - 6 March 2009

06/03/09
The All Wales Convention visited the Haverfordwest Farmers Market on Friday 6 March, completing the fourth stop of its roadshow.
 
Sir Emyr visits Carmarthen Secondary Schools - 5th March 2009

Sir Emyr visits Carmarthen Secondary Schools - Executive Committee Event - 5th March 2009

05/03/09
School gates opened to welcome the Chair of the All Wales Convention.
 
Carmarthenshire Public Event - 5 March 2009

Carmarthenshire Public Event - 5 March 2009

05/03/09
The All Wales Convention visited the Quins Rugby Club in Carmarthen last week, to host its eighth public event.
 
Carmarthen Evidence Gathering Session

Carmarthen Evidence Gathering Session - 5 March 2009

05/03/09
A short evidence gathering session was held in Carmarthen at the Carmarthenshire Association of Voluntary Services on the 5th March.
 
Ceredigion Public Event - 4 March 2009

Ceredigion Public Event - 4 March 2009

04/03/09
The All Wales Convention visited the National Library of Wales in Aberystywth last week to host its second ‘Question Time’ event.
 
Caernarfon Evidence Gathering Session - 26 February 2009

Caernarfon Evidence Gathering Session - 26 February 2009

26/02/09
Another busy evidence gathering session took place at Gwynedd Council, Penrallt offices, with another four sets of individuals and organisations giving evidence to a panel of Executive Committee members.
 
Anglesey Public Event - 26 February 2009

Anglesey Public Event - 26 February 2009

26/02/09
The All Wales Convention visited the village of Newborough in Anglesey last week to host its first ‘Question Time’ event.
 
Gwynedd Public Event - 26 February 2009

Gwynedd Public Event - 26 February 2009

26/02/09
The All Wales Convention hit the road again with its touring road show, completing its fifth public event in Bangor.
 
Bangor University Executive Committee Event - 25 February 2009

Bangor University Executive Committee Event - 25 February 2009

25/02/09
Sir Emyr encourages the people of Bangor to join the debate.
 
Conwy Public Event - 25 February 2009

Conwy Public Event - 25 February 2009

25/02/09
The All Wales Convention visited Venue Cymru in Llandudno last week to host its fourth public event.
 
Aberystwyth University Executive Committee Event - 24 February 2009

Aberystwyth University Executive Committee Event - 24 February 2009

24/02/09
President of The University of Wales, Aberystwyth, Sir Emyr Jones Parry, returns to deliver an important message to staff and students.
 
Swansea University Executive Committee Event - 20 February 2009

Swansea University Executive Committee Event - 20 February 2009

20/02/09
Sir Emyr Jones Parry, Chair of the All Wales Convention headed back to the lecture theatre on Friday to talk to the students of Swansea University.
 
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Workers' Educational Association - Local Community Event - 19 February 2009

19/02/09
The Workers Educational Association played host in February to a lecture delivered by All Wales Convention chair, Sir Emyr Jones Parry.
 
A-Level Politics students engage with the All Wales Convention

A-Level Politics students engage with the All Wales Convention

12/02/09
On February 12th A’ Level students from eight schools across Wales arrived at the National Assembly building in Cardiff Bay for a politics conference.
 
Cardiff University Executive Committee Event - 5 February 2009

Cardiff University Executive Committee Event - 5 February 2009

05/02/09
Chair of the All Wales Convention delivers his first university lecture on law-making powers in Wales.
 
Cardiff Oral Evidence Gathering Session - 5 February 2009

Cardiff Oral Evidence Gathering Session - 5 February 2009

05/02/09
Despite the snow falling, the first Evidence Gathering Session went ahead at Cardiff City Hall on February 5th 2009.
 
Caerphilly Public Event - 5 February 2009

Caerphilly Public Event - 5 February 2009

05/02/09
The All Wales Convention braved the snowy weather last week and completed its third public event in Caerphilly.
 
Bridgend Public Event, McArthur Glen, 15 January 2009

Bridgend Public Event, McArthur Glen, 15 January 2009

15/01/09
Shopping for opinions.
 
Port Talbot Public Event, 14 January 2009

Port Talbot Public Event, 14 January 2009

14/01/09
Healthy debate and a curry were on the menu at our first ever All Wales Convention public event. Over 80 people converged at the Seaside Social and Labour Club on a cold January night in Aberavon, Port Talbot.
 
Confederation of British Industry (CBI) Wales Council Meeting, 11 December 2008

Confederation of British Industry (CBI) Wales Council Meeting - Executive Committee Event - 11 December 2008

11/12/08
Sir Emyr Jones Parry, Chair of the all Wales Convention, will be speaking to the CBI Wales Council Meeting on the 11th December 2008.
 
Royal Welsh Winter Fair

Royal Welsh Winter Fair – Builth Wells – Executive Committee Event - 2 December 2008

02/12/08
The Young Farmer’s Clubs of Wales hosted an event on behalf of the All Wales Convention at the Royal Welsh Winter Fair on Tuesday 2 December 2008.
 
The Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy Wales Cymru Annual Conference, Holland House Hotel, Cardiff, 27 November 2008

The Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy Wales Cymru Annual Conference, Holland House Hotel, Cardiff, 27 November 2008

14/11/08
Sir Emyr Jones Parry, Chair of the All Wales Convention will be speaking at the CIPFA Wales Cymru Annual Conference in Cardiff on the 27 November 2008.
 
Caegarw Primary School

Back to School! Caegarw Primary School - Executive Committee Event - 7 November 2008

07/11/08
Sir Emyr Jones Parry, Chair of the All Wales Convention, recently made a return visit to his primary school.
 
Council of Ethnic Minority Voluntary Sector Organisations, 24 October 2008

Council of Ethnic Minority Voluntary Sector Organisations (CEMVO) - Local Community Event - 24 October 2008

24/10/08
In the late afternoon of the 24th of October the Chair of the Convention, Sir Emyr Jones Parry and member of the Executive Committee, Shereen Williams co-chaired a meeting of representatives from the CEMVO network in Swansea.
 
All Wales Convention in Swansea

Institute of Directors, lunch meeting, 24 October 2008

24/10/08
Sir Emyr Jones Parry, Chair of the All Wales Convention, attended the Institute of Directors - Wales meeting in Swansea on 24 October.
 
Welsh Local Government Association annual conference, Llandudno, 10 October 2008

Welsh Local Government Association annual conference, Llandudno - Executive Committee Event - 10 October 2008

10/10/08
Sir Emyr Jones Parry addressed the Welsh Local Government Association’s annual conference at Llandudno on 10 October 2008.
 
Caernarfon Community and Voluntary group event, 9 October 2008

Caernarfon Community and Voluntary group event, 9 October 2008

09/10/08
We were pleased on Thursday to be able to host an event in Caernarfon for local community and voluntary groups - to give their representatives a first opportunity to see what the Convention's work was all about.
 
Pembrokeshire Event, Friday 26 September

Pembrokeshire Event - Local Community Event - 26 September 2008

26/09/08
Sir Emyr attended a community and voluntary sector event at Pembrokeshire College on Friday 26 September 2008 which was jointly organised by Joan Asby, chief officer of PLANED (Pembrokeshire Local Action Network for Enterprise and Development) and Sue Leonard Chief Officer of PAVS (Pembrokeshire As ...
 
Public Affairs Cymru Event, Thursday 25 September

Public Affairs Cymru Event - Executive Committee Event - 25 September 2008

25/09/08
What is the All Wales Convention and what is its significance to public affairs practitioners in Wales and civil society at large?
 
Carmarthenshire Partnership Annual Forum, Llanelli Thursday 11 September 2008

Carmarthenshire Partnership Annual Forum, Llanelli - Executive Committee Event - 11 September 2008

11/09/08
The Convention is keen to get out and about, spreading the message about the need for a debate in Wales on devolution and lawmaking powers for the Assembly – and on 11 September Sally Hyman, a member of the Convention’s executive committee, took the message to the Carmarthenshire Partnership’s Annu ...
 
Question and Answer Session, National Eisteddfod, Cardiff Friday 8 August, 2.30pm

Question and Answer Session, National Eisteddfod, Cardiff - Public Event - 8 August 2008

08/08/08
We packed out the National Assembly for Wales stand for a question and answer session at the Eisteddfod in Cardiff. It was standing room only at the back!
 

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Here you will find a collection of videos from various public events that we have hosted.