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Gareth Lodwig WARDELL

member of parliament

Gareth Lodwig WARDELL, British Member of Parliament. Fellow, Royal Geographic Society.


WARDELL, Gareth Lodwig was born on November 29, 1944. Parents: John Thomas Wardell.


Gwendraeth Grammar School. London School of Economics, Bachelor of Science (Econ.).


Election Agent to Roger Thomas Member of Parliament, 1979. Research Asst, to Doctor Thomas, 1979-1982. Member of Parliament for Gower, since 1982.

Chairman, Commons Select Committee on Welsh Affairs, since 1984. Assistant Geography Master, Chislehurst and Sidcup Technical High School, 1967-1968. Head of Economics Department, St. Clement Danes Grammar School, 1968-1970.

Sixth Form Economics Master, The Haberdashers’ Aske’s School, 1970-1972. Lecturer in Education, Bedford College of Physical Education, 1972-1973. Senior Geography Lecturer, Trinity College, Carmarthen, 1973-1982.

Tutor and Counsellor in Social Science, Open University, 1971-1982.


Fellow, Royal Geographic Society. Clubs: Industry and Parliament Trust.


  • Other Interests

    Cross-country running.


Spouse Jennifer Dawn Evans, Bachelor of Science 1967. Children: one s.