Hywel Williams

Shadow PC Spokesperson (Foreign Affairs)

Plaid Cymru MP for Arfon

@hywelplaidcymru https://facebook.com/HywelWilliamsASMP

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Hywel Williams’s voting in Parliament

Hywel Williams is a Plaid Cymru MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Plaid Cymru MPs.

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Hywel Williams has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Covid-19: Disparate Impact 22 Oct 2020

    I am glad that information is available in different languages; real language choice provides a clear functional gain, as we know in Wales. However, I am against shifting away from seeing the pandemic as affecting discrete groups. Will the Minister commit the Government to continuing and extending economic support as further evidence reveals the groups who have been hardest hit?
  • EU Exit: Negotiations and the Joint Committee 19 Oct 2020

    The Government say that they just want the terms that Canada enjoys with the European Union. Last year, exports to the European Union accounted for more than 60% of Welsh trade; Holyhead alone accounts for more than 400,000 freight movements each year across the Irish sea. Wales’s relationship with the European Union is nothing like that of Canada. Do those facts not demonstrate that, for...
  • Written Answers — Treasury: Buildings: Insulation 15 Oct 2020

    To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, how much the Welsh Government has received in Barnett consequentials as a result of the £1.6 billion allocated to cladding remediation in England.

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Plaid Cymru MP for Arfon

Entered the House of Commons on 7 June 2001 — General election

Also represented Caernarfon

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Topics of interest

Hywel Williams campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Treasury
  • Home Office
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Work and Pensions
  • Cabinet Office
  • Welsh Language
  • Departmental Public Expenditure
  • Immigration: EU Nationals
  • Immigration
  • Driving: Licensing

Currently held offices

  • Shadow PC Spokesperson (Foreign Affairs) (since 21 Jul 2020)
  • Shadow PC Spokesperson (Defence) (since 21 Jul 2020)
  • Shadow PC Spokesperson (International Development) (since 21 Jul 2020)
  • Shadow PC Chief Whip (since 21 Jul 2020)
  • Chair, Speaker's Advisory Committee on Works of Art (since 20 May 2020)
  • Shadow PC Spokesperson (Cabinet Office) (since 1 Jun 2017)
  • Shadow PC Spokesperson (International Trade) (since 1 Jun 2017)
  • Shadow PC Spokesperson (Work and Pensions) (since 10 May 2001)

Other offices held in the past

  • Chair, Speaker's Advisory Committee on Works of Art (20 May 2020 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Chair, Speaker's Advisory Committee on Works of Art (20 May 2020 to 3 May 2017)
  • Chair, Speaker's Advisory Committee on Works of Art (20 May 2020 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Speaker's Advisory Committee on Works of Art (12 Dec 2017 to 20 May 2020)
  • Member, Committee on the Future Relationship with the European Union (11 Sep 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Shadow PC Spokesperson (Brexit) (1 Jun 2017 to 21 Jul 2020)
  • Plaid Cymru Westminster Leader (12 Oct 2015 to 1 Jun 2017)
  • Member, Speaker's Advisory Committee on Works of Art (1 Jul 2015 to 20 May 2020)
  • Shadow PC Spokesperson (Culture, Media and Sport) (8 May 2015 to 1 Jun 2017)
  • Shadow PC Spokesperson (Defence) (8 May 2015 to 1 Jun 2017)
  • Shadow PC Spokesperson (Foreign and Commonwealth Office/Europe) (8 May 2015 to 1 Jun 2017)
  • Member, Welsh Affairs Committee (6 Jan 2014 to 10 Mar 2014)
  • Member, Science and Technology Committee (Commons) (27 Feb 2012 to 20 Oct 2014)
  • Member, Speaker's Advisory Committee on Works of Art (18 Nov 2010 to 20 May 2020)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Cabinet Office) (18 Jun 2010 to 18 Mar 2013)
  • Shadow PC Spokesperson (Education) (10 Jun 2005 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Panel of Chairs (24 May 2005 to 17 Sep 2015)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Culture, Media and Sport) (10 May 2005 to 10 May 2006)
  • Member, Draft Mental Health Bill (Joint Committee) (20 Jul 2004 to 11 Jul 2005)
  • Shadow PC Spokesperson (International Development) (10 May 2004 to 1 Jun 2017)
  • Member, Welsh Affairs Committee (26 Jan 2004 to 6 May 2010)
  • Shadow PC Spokesperson (Health) (10 May 2001 to 30 Mar 2015)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 12 Oct 2020.

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