A District Councillor for 17 years, David understands the importance of protecting the identity of the rural villages of Launton and Otmoor Ward. He has a strong track record of standing up for the interests of local residents from campaigning against the Asylum centre to improving village parking provision, supporting the installation of superfast broadband in the villages, and defending the area from speculative development. David is proud to have been involved in the replacement of the Bicester Community Hospital. Outside of the Council, David is a partner in the local family businesses which have provided services and local jobs since 1968.
The Launton and Otmoor Ward comprises the villages of; Arncott, Blackthorn, Bletchingdon, Charlton-on-Otmoor, Fencott & Murcott, Hampton Gay & Poyle, Horton cum Studley, Islip, Launton, Merton, Noke, Oddington, Piddington, Shipton-on-Cherwell & Thrupp, Wendlebury and Weston-on-the-Green.