Mike was first elected as a Cherwell District Councillor for Adderbury, Bloxham and Bodicote Ward in May 2016. He has lived in North Oxfordshire his whole life and raised his family here. He stood for Council after deciding it was time to give something back to his local community. He strongly believes in retaining the important heritage of the four villages he represents, balancing new housing development and the village way of life. Mike was re-elected as a Councillor for the Ward in May 2019.
The Adderbury, Bloxham and Bodicote Ward comprises the villages of; Adderbury, Bloxham, Bodicote and Milton.