Wales and the Shared Prosperity Fund: Priorities for the replacement of EU structural funding: Government response to the Committee’s Fourth Report of Session 2019–21

Welsh Affairs Committee

The Welsh Affairs Committee is appointed by the House of Commons to examine the expenditure, administration, and policy of the Office of the Secretary of State for Wales (including relations with the Senedd Cymru - Welsh Parliament).

Current membership

Rt Hon Stephen Crabb MP (Conservative, Preseli Pembrokeshire) (Chair)

Tonia Antoniazzi MP (Labour, Gower)

Simon Baynes MP (Conservative, Clywd South)

Virginia Crosbie MP (Conservative, Ynys Môn)

Geraint Davies MP (Labour (Co-op), Swansea West)

Ruth Jones MP (Labour, Newport West)

Ben Lake MP (Plaid Cymru, Ceredigion

Robin Millar MP (Conservative, Aberconwy)

Rob Roberts MP (Conservative, Delyn)

Dr Jamie Wallis MP (Conservative, Bridgend)

Beth Winter MP (Labour, Cynon Valley)

The following member was a Member of the Committee during this inquiry:

Anna McMorrin MP (Labour, Cardiff North)


The Committee is one of the departmental select committees, the powers of which are set out in House of Commons Standing Orders, principally in SO No 152. These are available on the internet via


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Evidence relating to this report is published on the inquiry publications page of the Committee’s website.

Committee staff

The current staff of the Committee are Dr Adam Evans (Clerk), Louise Glen (Committee Operations Manager), Simon Horswell (Committee Specialist), Ffion Morgan (Assistant Clerk), Kelly Tunnicliffe (Committee Operations Officer), Tim West (Media Officer) and Dr Rhiannon Williams (Committee Staff).


All correspondence should be addressed to the Clerk of the Welsh Affairs Committee, House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA. The telephone number for general enquiries is 020 7219 6957; the Committee’s email address is

You can follow the Committee on Twitter using @CommonsWelshAff

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