Christine Chapman, Labour Politician, Papers

Scope and Content

Ynysybwl Ward Labour Party accounts book, 1977-1986; Abercynon Ward Labour Party minutes, 1992-2005.

Administrative / Biographical History

Christine Chapman (b. 1956) is a Labour politician who was a member of the National Assembly of Wales for Cynon Valley from 1999-2016. Chapman represented Ynysybwl and Coed y Cwm as a Labour Party member of Rhondda Cynon Taff County Borough Council. She was elected as AM for Cynon Valley in 1999.

In 2005, Chapman was appointed a Deputy Minister in the Welsh Assembly Government, responsible for Education and Lifelong Learning, and Finance, Local Government and Public Services. She stood down in 2016 and was succeeded by Vikki Howells.



Access Information

Members personal details in minutes.

Acquisition Information

Deposited by Christine Chapman, March 2019.

Other Finding Aids

A detailed catalogue is available

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Good condition

Archivist's Note

Compiled by Laura Cunningham for Glamorgan Archives, with reference to

Appraisal Information

All records which meet the collection policy of Glamorgan Archives have been retained.

Custodial History

The records remained in the custody of the depositor until transferred to Glamorgan Archives.


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