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Kirsty Williams to stand down next May

Kirsty Williams - photo via Welsh Lib Dems

Kirsty Williams, Liberal Democrat education minister in the Welsh government, has today announced she is going to stand down next May:

Week in, week out during the coronavirus crisis, she has not only made a huge different to people’s lives in Wales but also shown people in the rest of the UK just what a big and welcome difference it makes to have a good education minister in place.

For over two decades she’s been a powerful voice for liberalism and winning elections in Wales. Understandably, Kirsty Williams now feels it is time for something different:
Kirsty Williams letter page 1
Kirsty Williams letter page 2
Thank you for all you’ve done, Kirsty.

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