Wales First Minister Carwyn Jones has described Lord Roberts of Conwy, who has died aged 83, as a leading Welsh politician for more than 30 years.
Lord Roberts was a leading figure in Welsh politics for more than 30 years.
As well as a long career in the Welsh Office he will be particularly remembered for his work on the Welsh language and for piloting the Welsh Language Act in 1983.
– Wales First Minister Carwyn Jones
He will be greatly missed by Welsh politics as a whole.