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Biography

Hywel Williams MP

Constituency
Arfon

Introduction

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

Committees

Currently sitting on the Committee on Exiting the European Union (since September 2017), Hywel Williams does not chair at this time.

He has in the past sat on Speaker's Advisory Committee on Works of Art (Jul 2015 to May 2017), 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).

Posts

Hywel Williams is currently Shadow PC Spokesperson (Brexit), an opposition position he has held since June 2017.

In addition to this role, he is also Shadow PC Spokesperson (Cabinet Office), Shadow PC Spokesperson (International Trade), Shadow PC Spokesperson (Work and Pensions).

He was Plaid Cymru Westminster Leader (2015 to 2017), Shadow PC Spokesperson (Defence) (2015 to 2017), Shadow PC Spokesperson (Culture, Media and Sport) (2015 to 2017), Shadow PC Spokesperson (Foreign and Commonwealth Office/Europe) (2015 to 2017), 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 (International Development) (2004 to 2017), Shadow PC Spokesperson (Health) (2001 to 2015) in opposition.

Interests

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:

Website

http://www.hywelwilliams.org/

Facebook

https://www.facebook.com/HywelWilliamsASMP

Twitter

https://twitter.com/hywelplaidcymru

Parliamentary

House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA

Phone : 020 7219 8150

Email : hywel.williams.mp@parliament.uk

Constituency

8 Castle Street, Caernarfon, LL55 1SE

Phone : 012 8667 2076

Constituency

70 High Street, Bangor, LL57 1NR

Phone : 012 4837 2948