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CONSTITUENCY OVERVIEW

CONTROLLING PARTYPlaid Cymru
ELECTORATE48,504 voters
AREA168 sq. miles


Arfon is a UK parliament constituency that is represented in the House of Commons by Hywel Williams of the Plaid Cymru party.

The Arfon constituency has a total population of 60,746, of which 48,504 are eligible (18+) to vote (79.8%).

Arfon ranks 135th in a list of the largest constituencies in the UK (geographical size), and 572th in a list of the largest constituencies by population size.

CONSTITUENCY MP

Hywel Williams

Hywel Williams

Hywel Williams (born 14 May 1953, Pwllheli) is a Welsh politician and Plaid Cymru Member of Parliament for Arfon. He previously represented Caernarfon.

Wikipedia page: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hywel_Williams

MP DETAILS
AddressHywel Williams MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Phone Number020 7219 4272
Political PartyPlaid Cymru
Email Addressenquiries@hywelwilliams.org
ConstituencyArfon
GenderMale
Date of Birth14/05/1953
WebsiteWebsite
TwitterTwitter Profile
Party PageWebsite
Wikipedia PageVisit Wiki

2015 GENERAL ELECTION RESULTS

SHARE OF VOTES
13.1%
30.3%
2.7 %
%
8.5%
Conservative
Labour
Liberal Democrat
Green Party
UKIP
ELECTION TURNOUT

Election turnout for the Arfon constituency in 2015 was 66.30%, lower than the average UK turnout at 66.1%.

2015 CANDIDATES

Candidate Party Gender Date of Birth LinkedIn Website
Alun PughLabourMale09 June 1955 (62)http://uk.linkedin.com/pub/alun-pugh/19/97/100/enhttp://www.alunpugh.com/
Anwen BarryConservativeFemale23 July 1965 (52)--
Hywel WilliamsPlaid CymruMale14 May 1953 (64)-http://www.hywelwilliams.org/
Kathrine JonesSocialist Labour PartyFemale---
Mohammed ShultanLiberal DemocratMale---
Simon WallUK Independence PartyMale---

2010 GENERAL ELECTION RESULTS

SHARE OF VOTES
16.93%
30.4%
14.06%
%
35.98%
%
%
2.63%
Conservative
Labour
Liberal Democrat
Scottish National
Plaid Cymru
Green Party
BNP
UKIP
2005 GENERAL ELECTION WINNERS
Labour
VOTE COUNTS
PartyVotesShare
 Conservative4,41616.9%
 Labour7,92830.4%
 Liberal-Democrat3,66614.1%
 Plaid-Cymru9,38336%
 UK-Independence-Party6852.6%
TOTALS
Electorate41,198
Votes26,078
Turnout63.3%
2010 CANDIDATES
ConservativeMillar, Robin
LabourPugh, Alan
Liberal DemocratGreen, Sarah
UKIPWilliams, Elwyn
Plaid CymruWilliams, Hywel
ELECTION TURNOUT

Election turnout for the Arfon constituency in 2010 was 63.3%, higher than the average UK turnout at 65.1%.

QUIZ RESULTS

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