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National Library of Wales
Jones, Gwilym, MP, papers

Reference code(s): GB 0210 GWINES

Held at: National Library of Wales

Title: Gwilym Jones, M.P., Papers

Short Title: Jones, Gwilym, MP, papers

Creation date(s): 1983-1997

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.603 cubic metres (30 boxes)

Name of creator(s): Gwilym Jones


Administrative/Biographical history: Gwilym Jones was born in Chiswick, London, in 1947. He was educated in London before moving to Cardiff in 1960. He continued his education in Cardiff and became a registered insurance broker. In 1983 he was elected as the Conservative Member of Parliament for Cardiff North, a seat he held until 1997. He was appointed Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State at the Welsh Office in 1992.


Scope and content/abstract: Papers of Gwilym Jones, M. P., including constituency files, 1983-1997; questionnaire replies, 1985-1995; and subject files, 1980-1997, relating to local, national and international issues.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged as follows: constituency files; constituents' questionnaire replies; and subject files. The files are then arranged alphabetically by subject, and then chronologically within each file.

Conditions governing access: Some files are closed for 50 years after the last date in each file: exemption s40, Freedom of Information Act 2000. Readers consulting modern papers in the National Library of Wales are required to sign the 'Modern papers - data protection' form.

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.

Finding aids: A hard copy of the catalogue is available at the National Library of Wales. The catalogue can be accessed online.

Detailed catalogue


Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Donated by Gwilym Jones between 1991 and 1997.



Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds.

Archivist's note: Compiled by Annette Strauch for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: NLW, Schedule of Gwilym Jones Papers.

Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH

Date(s) of descriptions: February 2003

Cardiff (Wales) | Politics and government
Election districts | Wales | Cardiff
Jones, Gwilym, | 1947- | Archives
Politicians | Wales | Archives

Personal names
Jones , Gwilym , 1947-

Corporate names
Cardiff North Conservative and Unionist Association
Conservative Party (Great Britain)
Welsh Conservatives (Political party)


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