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Hywel Williams MP



Hywel Williams MP was born Hywel Williams on 14 May 1953 in Pwllheli, Wales and is the Plaid Cymru MP for Arfon.


Currently sitting on the Speaker's Advisory Committee on Works of Art (since July 2015), Hywel Williams does not chair at this time.

He has in the past sat on Welsh Affairs Committee (Jan 2014 to Mar 2014), Science and Technology Committee (Commons) (Feb 2012 to Oct 2014), Speaker's Advisory Committee on Works of Art (Nov 2010 to Mar 2015), Panel of Chairs (May 2005 to Sep 2015), Draft Mental Health Bill (Joint Committee) (Jul 2004 to Jul 2005), Welsh Affairs Committee (Jan 2004 to May 2010).


Hywel Williams is currently PC Westminster Leader, an opposition position he has held since October 2015.

In addition to this role, he is also Shadow PC Spokesperson (Defence), Shadow PC Spokesperson (Culture, Media and Sport), Shadow PC Spokesperson (Foreign and Commonwealth Office/Europe), Shadow PC Spokesperson (International Development), Shadow PC Spokesperson (Work and Pensions).

He was Shadow Spokesperson (Cabinet Office) (2010 to 2013), Shadow PC Spokesperson (Education) (2005 to 2015), Shadow Spokesperson (Culture, Media and Sport) (2005 to 2006), Shadow PC Spokesperson (Health) (2001 to 2015) in opposition.


Hywel Williams has the following specific interests :
Politics - Social affairs, social security, social work, language issues, Kurdish issues, international development
Countries - Turkey

You can contact Hywel Williams in the following ways:








70 High Street, Bangor, LL57 1NR

Phone : 012 4837 2948


House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA

Phone : 020 7219 8150

Email : hywel.williams.mp@parliament.uk


8 Castle Street, Caernarfon, LL55 1SE

Phone : 012 8667 2076