Hywel Williams

Hywel Williams

Constituency

Arfon

Party

Plaid Cymru

Address as

Mr Williams

Contact details

Westminster

House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 8150
Fax: 020 7219 3705
hywel.williams.mp@parliament.uk

Constituency

8 Castle Street, Caernarfon, LL55 1SE
Tel: 01286 672076
Fax: 01286 672003

Biography

Electoral history

Member for Caernarfon 2001-10, for Arfon since 6 May 2010 general election

Parliamentary career

Plaid Cymru Spokesperson for: Work and Pensions 2001-, Health 2001-, Disability 2001-05, International Development 2004-, Culture, Media and Sport 2005-06, Education and Skills/Children, Schools and Families 2005-10, Treasury 2006-07, Defence 2007-09, Transport 2007-09, Cabinet Office 2010-, Energy and Climate Change 2010-, Education 2010-

Party groups

Policy developer social security and policy for older people, Plaid Cymru 1999-2001; Plaid Cymru policy cabinet 1999-2001

Select committees

Member: European Standing Committee B 2002-04, Welsh Affairs 2004-05, Chairmen's Panel/Panel of Chairs 2005-

Political interests

Social affairs, social security, social work, language issues, Kurdish issues, international development

Countries of interest

Turkey

General Election 2010 - Arfon

Name Party Votes %
Williams, Hywel PlC 9383 35.88%
Pugh, Alun Lab 7928 30.32%
Millar, Robin Con 4416 16.89%
Green, Sarah Lib Dem 3666 14.02%
Williams, Elwyn UKIP 685 2.62%
Result PlC Gain (3.69% from Lab to PlC)