Mark was Member of Parliament for Ceredigion from 2005 to 2017 and has returned to teaching since the election. He was leader of the Welsh Liberal Democrats from 2016-17, and has served as Parliamentary Spokesman for Wales for most of his Parliamentary career. He was a member of the Welsh Affairs Select Committee for twelve years and served as Lib Dem member of the St David’s Day Group, the precursor to the most recent Wales Bill.
He chaired the All Party Parliamentary Group on Tourism in Wales and Global Education for All and he was a founder member of the All Party Group on Rail in Wales. Living in Borth he understands the major problems facing rural communities and the rural economy and is a strong campaigner for further devolution to Wales, enhanced broadband and mobile coverage across the country, reducing VAT for the tourist and hospitality industry and supporting the rural economy.
Contact at: Markfwilliams32@gmail.com