Fonds GB 0210 ANNJONS - Ann Jones AM (Women’s Archive of Wales) Papers

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Ann Jones AM (Women’s Archive of Wales) Papers


  • 2000-2014 (Creation)

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2 large and 4 small archival boxes; 0.76 cubic metres.

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Donated by Ms Ann Jones AM, The National Assembly for Wales, Cardiff, via Archif Menywod Cymru/Women's Archive of Wales, November 2019 (sub-fonds A) and April 2020 (sub-fonds B, C and D).

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Sub-fond A comprises papers related to Ann Jones's campaign for domestic fire safety measures in Wales, centering on the devolution of powers to the National Assembly for Wales for this purpose and the resulting legislation; the Domestic Fire Safety (Wales) Measure, 2011, which required sprinkler systems to be fitted to all newly built or substantially converted domestic residences in Wales. Sub-fond B comprises material related to Ann Jones' campaign against the closure of the North Wales Fire and Rescue Service control room in Rhyl. Sub-fonds C comprises material related to the Children's Society's decision to withdraw from Wales, and Ann Jones' efforts in the the subsequent establishment of Tros Gynnal Plant to continue that work. Sub-fonds D relates to the restructure of the National Health Service in Wales.

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Some duplicate material has been returned to the donor.


Accruals are not expected.

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Arranged into 4 sub-fonds, Fire Safety, North Waled Fire Control Room Campaign, The Children's Society and NHS Wales reorganisation.

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Readers consulting modern papers in the National Library of Wales are required to abide by the conditions set out in information provided when applying for their Readers' Tickets, whereby the reader shall become responsible for compliance with the Data Protection Act 2018 and the General Data Protection Regulation 2018 in relation to any processing by them of personal data obtained from modern records held at the Library. = Disgwylir i ddarllenwyr sydd am ddefnyddio papurau modern yn Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru gydymffurfio â Deddf Warchod Data 2018 a Rheoliadau Diogelu Data Cyffredinol 2018 yng nghyd-destun unrhyw brosesu ganddynt o ddata personol a gasglwyd o gofnodion modern sydd ar gadw yn y Llyfrgell. Nodir y manylion yn yr wybodaeth a roddir wrth wneud cais am Docyn Darllen.

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  • English

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Preferred citation: Ann Jones AM (Women’s Archive of Wales) Papers.

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Compiled by Robert Phillips, March 2020 and May/June 2021. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description:material in the Ann Jones AM (Women’s Archive of Wales) Papers, National Assembly for Wales WWW site March 2020, BBC News WWW site March 2020.

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