Arfon

Arfon is a constituency in Gwynedd, Wales. The seat is currently vacant, and was last held by Hywel Williams (Plaid Cymru) between 6 May 2010 to 6 November 2019.

The dissolution of Parliament took place on 6 November 2019. All business in the House of Commons has come to an end and there are no MPs. Every seat in the Commons is vacant until after the general election on 12 December 2019.

From the home page you can access links to more information about Parliament during the election period.

2015 General Election

The 2015 General Election was held on 7 May 2015. A total of 6 candidates ran for election.

Summary

PC
Plaid Cymru Hold
Majority
3,668
Electorate
40,492
Turnout
66.3%

You can view more detailed information about this election result on the election result pages.

Share of the vote

The graph below shows the share of the vote across all the candidates.

Breakdown

The table below shows the individual vote breakdown for each candidate.

Candidate/Party Votes Share Change
Hywel Williams
Plaid Cymru
11,790 43.9% 8.0%
Alun Pugh
Labour
8,122 30.3% -0.1%
Anwen Barry
Conservative
3,521 13.1% -3.8%
Simon Wall
UK Independence Party
2,277 8.5% 5.9%
Mohammed Shultan
Liberal Democrat
718 2.7% -11.4%
Kathrine Jones
SLP
409 1.5% 1.5%